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Laxnes Horse Farm

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Laxnes, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
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Horseback Riding Day Tour at Laxnes Farm from Reykjavik
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$119.08*
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Icelandic Horse Riding
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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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Laxnes, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
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"riding experience"
in 24 reviews
"afternoon ride"
in 10 reviews
"experienced riders"
in 18 reviews
"beautiful horses"
in 12 reviews
"snow suits"
in 8 reviews
"soup"
in 19 reviews
"experience level"
in 5 reviews
"great ride"
in 8 reviews
"icelandic horses"
in 17 reviews
"combo tour"
in 5 reviews
"hot drinks"
in 6 reviews
"brilliant experience"
in 4 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 5 reviews
"gray line"
in 7 reviews
"small group"
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"golden circle"
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"beginners"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner wanted to ride in Iceland. Booked on recommendations from a local. Partner rides off and I'm now alone. I was not at all alone. Staff passing stopping to chat, a nicely stocked bar/cafe and a tour of the stables with the owner. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really didn't want to write this bad review because the people we met who work at Laxnes were very polite and nothing but nice to both my husband and me. However, the excruciating pain I am experiencing as a result of the incompetence of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would definitely recommend visiting the Laxnes Horsefarm. The horses was so eager to get out and the guide let us ride in a fast tempo which we wanted to do. This was the the most fun activity we did on the trip.

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

I had booked my reservation on the Laxnes website about a month before my trip. I appreciated receiving the additional confirmation email the night before. The driver who picked me up at bus stop # 1 in Reykjavik was very friendly. We made a couple...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Visiting the Laxnes was the highlight of my trip to Iceland - after spending a week in beautiful sites and in a car - a trip on horseback was liberating! The family owner is the most friendly people in Iceland! I miss then all already!

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

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Eric D
February 7, 2018|
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Response from Haukur T | Property representative |
Hi, Dropoff for the morning tour is at the latest 13:00 and afternoon by 17:00. If there’s heavy snowfall this might be offset by up to 15 min as trafgic may be slow. Haukue
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Alison O
December 3, 2017|
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Response from Haukur T | Property representative |
Hi, No I’m sorry but that’s not a safe thing to do. You’d be welcome to drop by though and let them sit on a horse though 🤠👍 If you need further info please email info@laxnes.is
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tjbaby98
November 29, 2017|
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Response from Haukur T | Property representative |
Eduardo has ir right, the limit is 120kg or ca 240lbs.
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