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Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service

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Ofelaš is a Sami company who offers guided tours close to the highest mountain of Sweden, Kebnekaise.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Puoltsa 1057, Kiruna 981 99, Sweden
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+46 980 500 13
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From start to finish, an amazing day. Our guide, Ellakarin, met us at our hotel and we drove to the farm. She was so pleasant and a delight to talk to. Throughout the day she was concerned about our safety, comfort and enjoyment. We met...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your nice words and I will send regards to Ella-Karin! Welcome back to the north again!

Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Really nice tour. Nice horses (I had Brekki) and kind guides (Sara and adina) . Luckily we saw the northern light :)

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2018

Thanks for that and welcome back to the north again!

Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

We loved this horse and Northern Lights tour with Sara and Adina. Unfortunately, we couldn't find the lights due to the clouds and snow. Sara and Adina gave us a quick lesson in how to ride and took us om a beautiful trail. They then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2018

Thanks!

Reviewed November 29, 2018

We stayed over night as part of our honeymoon and it was unbelievable. Jenny, Sara, Kerstin & Mattis were so warm, welcoming and knowledgeable. I was a total riding novice but had no problems with my pony, Bertingur. We pony trekked by moon light (amazing!)...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Thanks for that, nice to have you here!

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

While visiting the farm, we did the night time horseback ride followed by traditional Sami meal. Our guide Sara was attentive, knowledgeable and personable. Would definitely recommend this trip!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Saraofelas, Guide at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Thank you for those nice words!

Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

We booked the Moose Safari through the Ice Hotel and we had an amazing time. The lady who took us on the tour was amazing and very helpful. We saw lots of moose and our horses were lovely. She was very informative and friendly. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thanks very much for your review, both good things and things we could have done better, we will learn from that and he apologizes for that happening. Hope you enjoyed your stay here in the north and welcome back another time.

Reviewed January 14, 2018

What an amazing experience. The horses are so delightful and calm and riding them through the forest looking for moose was genuinely a magical experience. We saw lots of moose which was fantastic. A home cooked meal at the end of the tour was delicious.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks a lot!

Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the Ice Hotel and booked a 6 hour horseback riding safari tour. A very nice couple owns the farm— the wife picked us up and brought us to the farm where we met Genny, our guide. We went to rally up...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Thanks for your nice words and welcome back.

Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

It's not just the staff that are friendly here. The horses, goats, cat and dogs help make this a great place. We booked through the Icehotel as a Moose Safari. Whilst we didn't see them on the tour, our guide pointed them out on the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Thanks for your nice words, and that you enjoyed the tour. Nice that you like our small "zoo" :)

Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a daylong tour on a snowmobile through the artic wilderness. We were novices to start, but following a short briefing on how the snowmobile worked, we were off and found it easy to drive. The terrain we covered included undulating forest tracks and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Kerstin N, Ägare at Ofelas Icelandic horses & Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2017

Thanks for your nice words and I will tell Sara, your guide.

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