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Laxnes Horse Farm

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Mosfellsbaer, Iceland
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About Laxnes Horse Farm
Laxnes Horse Farm is a family run business and the oldest tour operator in Iceland. Founded in 1968, the farm offers horseback riding tours all year round for travelers interested in the gentle Icelandic horse.
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Icelandic Horseback Riding at Laxnes Horse Farm Including Pick Up from Reykjavik

Do more than just admire Iceland's beloved horses during your stay in the country—take one for a spin on this horseback riding tour with transportation from Reykjavik. Atop a sturdy, sure-footed Icelandic horse, you’ll take a beautiful ride in the countryside just outside the city. This tour is suitable for beginners and experts alike.
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2 hours
from $106.81

Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik

Make the most of your time in Iceland by combining two excursions on this full-day tour from Reykjavik. Enjoy the experience of riding an Icelandic horse, known for its unique tölt gait, before heading out for a sightseeing tour around the Golden Circle. Visit Thingvellir National Park; marvel at the mighty Gullfoss, and watch geysers shoot water into the air at Strokkur and Geysir.
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9 hours
from $186.82

Icelandic Horseback Riding Day Tour at Laxnes Farm

Saddle up for a day of horseback riding, great scenery and fun during this 7.5-hour excursion from Reykjavik. Novice and expert riders alike are sure to enjoy this journey to Laxnes Farm, located in the idyllic Mosfellsdalur Valley, spending the day riding amidst the local terrain of mountains and lush green meadows. In between rides you’ll stop by the farmhouse for a light lunch accompanied by tea and coffee. A guide, riding helmet and round-trip hotel transport are also covered.
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7 hours 30 minutes
from $223.89
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Mike wrote a review Mar 2020
New York City, New York1 contribution
It was so much fun! From beginning to end! This was my first time horseback riding and I couldn't have asked for such an amazing experience. The Icelandic horses are beautiful and everyone at Laxnes horse farm is so friendly and nice. I would definitely recommend this to anyone
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Andrew L wrote a review Feb 2020
New York City, New York303 contributions45 helpful votes
We had originally booked a full day tour at the farm but because of scheduling challenges had to change it to a morning ride only (which they graciously and efficiently processed). The group that we rode with was larger than in rides that we have taken in other farms in
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Date of experience: February 2020
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zaza9466 wrote a review Feb 2020
Paris, France98 contributions11 helpful votes
Beautiful place for this ride in the snow, the horses are really adorable, they know their work and the route well, walking tourists is nice. Great welcome from the bosses, before the equipment and after with a coffee or a juice. The walls are decorated with photos of stars who
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Andrew C wrote a review Feb 2020
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This is a wonderful experience. From the gentleman who picked us up, the girls who escorted us, right up to the horses who carried us, every single person we encountered was exceptional. The horses are beautiful, patient animals, the girls were attentive and reassuring to those
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Date of experience: February 2020
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E B wrote a review Feb 2020
Galway, Ireland3 contributions
The warm, friendliness and hospitality I experienced at Laxnes was unbelievable. A truly amazing day. Meet lovely people and beautiful horses. Thoroughly enjoyed the trek and we were treated to tea/Coffe and cake on our arrival back to the stable. Could not recommend it highly
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Date of experience: February 2020
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