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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 Experience 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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  • Average7%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Soerlaskeid 26, Reykjavik 220, Iceland
+354 555 7000
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
Reviewed 5 days ago 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

Thank thebonbondundee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked our tour online for the “lava tour”. The horses at the stable were happy and healthy. The guides were very helpful and informative. They took the time to size everyone’s helmets and equip everyone with rain gear and boots if you need them....More

Thank Katla15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a few hours to spend alone in Iceland before my husband arrived, so I decided to do this tour to keep busy and see some of the sights. The pickup was right on time at the bus stop near my hotel. It was...More

Thank jkaye42003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I loved our riding tour! We did the Lava Tour and it was the right choice for us. I’ve only been horseback riding once before and everyone at Ishestar was super helpful and there to provide pointers. The scenery was gorgeous and...More

Thank nehap99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked the lava tour so my partner could try out riding. Our horses were selected on our riding experience and they asked if I would like an energetic horse which I said yes to. I was expecting just a walking tour but we got...More

Thank Lottie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on a 1,5 ride with my friend. Both of us are kind of beginners but have been on a horse several times before. We were given helmets and could also get boots, jackets, pants and other things we might need. The tutorial video...More

1  Thank Sólrún B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Ishestar on a very wet and windy morning but luckily we were provided with extra waterproof clothing... we did the lava tour, I rode with the advanced group and had an amazing time. The scenery was fantastic and dramatic and I got to...More

Thank Holly B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took two tours from Ishestar. First, we were taking part to Nature Comfort tour and it really was for beginners. Nice and peaceful tour but slow for us. The second tour was Viking tour with beautiful landscape and a lot of speed - what...More

3  Thank Karoliina S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was disappointed in this tour for several reasons. On arrival we selected a hat and watched a 5 minute instruction video on how to manage the horses. The instructor then asked beginners to step forward and a horse was allocated to each person. We...More

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