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Ishestar Horse Riding Tours

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Soerlaskeid 26, Reykjavik 220, Iceland
+354 555 7000
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$112.47*
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Icelandic Horseback Riding Tour from Reykjavik
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$191.44*
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$35.89*
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1.5-Hour Icelandic Horse and Stables Experience in 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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  • Average7%
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“lava fields” (122 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic day riding Sameind (hope spelling is correct). My boyfriend booked the Lava ride as he was a beginner and I was advanced. They did break into 2 groups later. Beginner and Advanced. We were offered quilted suits and rain proof jackets and...More

Thank Chelsea M
ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely feedback, we are really happy you liked the tour and had a fantastic time. We would love to see you again for another ride!

Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

We’ve booked the Viking tour for experienced riders. In the morning it starts with the lava tour for beginners as well, where you will be splitted in two groups, one for the absolute beginners, the other one for trotting as well (though it’s still very...More

Thank aileen_schumann
ishestar, Public Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are glad to hear that you liked the tour and yes you are correct, other guests can affect the experience and we are glad to know that our guide did her best to satisfy you all.

Reviewed October 28, 2017

This horse riding tour was fantastic. We went on the 2 hours lava field walk. They break you off into experienced and beginner groups. Beginner group goes at a nice walking pace so you can take in the countryside views. They do break off again...More

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ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad you liked the tour and would like to come back.

Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

I had the opportunity to visit Ishestar during my visit in Iceland. I went with my wife and teenagers and our skillset was from total beginners to advanced riders used to the Icelandic horse. To keep it short, we had a great time there. All...More

Thank BjarniAsmundsson
ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for your lovely feedback, we are glad you liked the tour.

Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

I’m writing this review the same day we took the tour. I was very much looking forward to this and had booked well in advance. The staff was extremely pleasant and very friendly. The second half of the ride was fantastic. The scenery was breathtaking....More

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ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback, we are really glad you liked the tour.

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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

I went on the Viking tour. 1.5 hour ride in the morning and after a freshly prepared lunch, a 3.5 hour ride in the afternoon. I absolutely loved it. The staff were very friendly, informative and obviously love their job. Got to experience the Icelandic...More

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ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for your kind words, we are glad you liked the tour.

Reviewed October 26, 2017

AMAZING! This experience was wonderful. The company was very organized and professional. I loved that they split the group in two: one for the more advanced riders and the other for the beginners. Beginners could also join the faster group if they felt comfortable trying...More

Thank Alexa P
ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad you liked the tour and had a wonderful time.

Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Brought my friends from Norway to Iceland and this was perfect way for us to discover the nature and enjoy the islandic horses. Recommended for everyone.

Thank Lena L
ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for a kind feedback!

Reviewed October 17, 2017

Tried to fit in a private tour before another tour in the afternoon, which was a bit more expensive. Had to have a few e-mail correspondants, but they were friendly and helpful. We were picked up outside our hotel with the same bus as the...More

Thank Mari M
ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad you like the tour! We are sorry about the wait, that should not have happened and we will address that with our guides. We would love to see you again.

Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

We combined a half day riding tour with the golden circle tour. After a short bus journey from Reykjavik, we arrived at the stables where we were kitted out in everything you need for horse riding, including boots and waterproofs if you need them. The...More

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ishestar, Guest Relations Manager at Ishestar Horse Riding Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2017

Thank you for your feeback, we are happy you liked the tour and would love to see you again.

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