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Ishestar Horse Riding Tours

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Soerlaskeid 26, Reykjavik 220, Iceland
+354 555 7000
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1.5-Hour Icelandic Horse and Stables...
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$112.75*
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Icelandic Horseback Riding Tour from Reykjavik
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The Ishestar Stables offers great facilities for riders. It’s set in beautiful surroundings just outside the town of Hafnarfjordur, about 10 minutes drive from Reykjavik. The facilities and its beautiful surroundings provide endless opportunities for riding, hiking, and other outdoor activities. We welcome individuals, families and all kinds of groups who want to enjoy themselves outdoors. The facilities offer people an easy way to enjoy our horses and the experience of our staff will ensure the safety of all our guests. The locker room of the Stables is well equipped. All customers are provided with warm overalls, rain gear, riding boots and helmets in all sizes. The Ishestar staff take pride in finding horses to suit individual needs as well as secure the safety of everybody. Ishestar offers daily riding tours at 10:00 and 14:00 during the whole year, both for beginners and advanced riders.We offer pick up from all pick up points in Reykjavik.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Soerlaskeid 26, Reykjavik 220, Iceland
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+354 555 7000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove to the stables ourselves and found them relatively easily with google maps. The staff were all friendly and welcoming, the helmets and protective/warm overalls were all in very good condition and clean to use. Our horses were selected for us based on our...More

Thank Lynn C
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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comment. We are glad to see that you enjoyed our tour. We do offer private tours and we will surely make an effort to have it more visible on our webpage. We hope you will visit us again next time...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the Viking tour and wow it was so great. The way it works is that in the beginning you ride with everyone and then once you are done you eat lunch. Lunch was included with our tour and I was expecting crappy sandwiches,...More

Thank Joanna W
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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your extremely lovely comment. We are glad you enjoyed the Viking tour. We believe we have the best chief in Iceland and we will let him know that you want the potatoes recipe. We hope you will visit us again next time...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

And by galloping I mean if course really slow walking around, but that’s what I booked and all in all, I can’t fault it. I live down the road from these stable so I see the tours going around the area now and again. Took...More

Thank Luke D
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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for a lovely feedback, we glad you enjoyed the tour.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took an afternoon Lava tour. The pickup from town was easy with a 40 minute drive out to the stables. The staff were very helpful and I was given help to choose a helmet with the option to borrow rubber boots (highly recommended as...More

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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words towards Íshestar. We are glad you enjoyed our tour and we hope you will visit us again next time you'll visit Iceland.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well, the horse riding is one of the best things that I’ve ever done in my life! It was so amazin! Beautiful horses, helpful and friendly staff, the location for riding is super nice and clean. Thanks guys for the nice experience n for my...More

Thank Olga T
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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comment towards us! We are glad you liked the tour and our Horse Riding Center. We hope you will visit us again next time you will visit Iceland!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked over a month before and was supposed to be the highlight of our trip , after waiting over an hour realised the tour picks up 90 minutes before the start time of your tour ,and 1pm is not the pick up time ( be...More

Thank JudgeStarr
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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment. We solved this already with you through email. I hope you will visit us again next time you come to Iceland.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this riding tour last minute on the last full day of our week in Iceland. We were looking for something close to Reykjavik, because we had taken some long drives earlier in the week. The riding center is a very modern, well appointed...More

Thank Fuzzy1966
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Erla V, Director of Sales at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely comment. We are glad you enjoyed your tour with us and felt safe. We hope to see you again next time you will visit Iceland.

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Michele K
February 17, 2018|
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Response from ishestar | Property representative |
We, unfortunately, do not offer transfer to the Golden Circle or Blue Lagoon only straight to Reykjavik.
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