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Hraunhestar Riding Tours

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Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Just came back from Iceland with 3 teens. They went riding here and loved it. The owners are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kevin Y
Columbus, Ohio
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Very glad we did this!

We had a great time on this adventure. The horses are well trained, and very well cared for. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
McMinnville, Oregon
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We at Hraunhestar are offering short riding tours in Iceland in the beautiful and peaceful nature in Hafnarfjorður. The surrounding landscape is filled with mountains, trees and lava that flowed thousands of years ago, Grahelluhraun. The riding tour...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Kaplaskeid 16, Hafnarfjordur 221, Iceland
+354 568 6808
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just came back from Iceland with 3 teens. They went riding here and loved it. The owners are super personable, very easy to talk to. Wonderful ride, beautiful area, sweet tempered horses, you'll love Prince and Droopy. Easy 25 min drive from Reykjavik.

Thank Kevin Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time on this adventure. The horses are well trained, and very well cared for. We arrived early and it was easy to see that the staff all treat the horses with great respect and affection, which is important to both my...More

1  Thank amannas1
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

It was amazing adventure) I like this place and family atmosphere. Horses nice and calm . I recommend

Thank Катерина Т
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We visited this morning and had a wonderful time. We were the only ones there, so we were given a private tour. This was our first time on horses, and we had no problem getting the hang of it with the help of the guide....More

Thank Adrianna D
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This was my daughter's dream - to ride an Icelandic Horse - not mine! I don't ride! But we were made so welcome, and our guide was so helpful and considerate that I was soon relaxed, and even tried "tolt", the next gait up from...More

2  Thank LynnFrancesP
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Myself, my brother and my dad have just came back from the Thor tour. The views were absolutely amazing, and it was great to see the mountains and lava fields from horseback. Guðný was our tour guide. She was an amazing person to talk to...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed January 8, 2018

We were two persons and had a privat tour at Hraunhestar Riding Tours. We were pickt up at our hotel in Reykjavik and after the tour dropped off again at our hotel. The tour was amazing. We had beautiful weather and the horses and guid...More

Thank fencheltee98
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We were booked on a morning tour, due to poor weather they contacted the hotel and offered a private afternoon tour for us, was impressed! The tour itself did not disappoint,, riding through show covered lava fields was a great experience. The horses were well...More

1  Thank markalanp236
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Chosen because it was slightly cheaper than other options, but that only made me appreciate it more for the value. Nice horses, nice guide, cookies, nice lava field. We were lucky that the rain let up just for our ride, and got a private tour...More

Thank travelingteacup
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Highly recommend this company. Small personal groups and extremely well run. The horses are well looked after.

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September 21, 2017|
Response from mwk7m | Reviewed this property |
I did last year when I went in Nov and had no communication issues. Try info@hraunhestar.is They also have a Facebook page they are active in - you could try contacting them there too.
August 7, 2016|
Response from HraunhestarStaff | Property representative |
Yes we are open all year around. Feel free to contact us via email, info@hraunhestar.is for more informations and booking.