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Islenski Hesturinn, The Icelandic Horse - Riding Tours

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Reykjavik, Iceland
About Islenski Hesturinn, The Icelandic Horse - Riding Tours
The horse rental in Reykjavík, Iceland. Small family firm with personal service.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had an unexpected private lesson as the other person supposed to be on the tour was not there at the pick-up location (recommendation: carefully read the pik-up information on your ticket. Contrary to most tours, the pick-up time mentioned is when the pick-up is...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank marieke-fa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the opportunity to ride an Icelandic horse and experience the tolt. Begga gives a very good explanation at the start, and matches horses and riders based on experience. The scenery is beautiful, and the guide takes photos along the way which I...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Nor777
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 2nd time riding with Becca at Islenki Hesturinn. Both times have been wonderful! The first was in 2012 and again last week. It doesn't matter if you're an experienced rider or a complete novice, they'll help you all the way and make...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was absolutely the best riding tour I have ever had on a trip and so unique because you get to tölt! I was nervous that it would be too fast but it wasn’t at all, the whole group stays together on the trails as...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank joonbugwalks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took an evening tour at IH. Beggar and her husband were wonderful. I felt very ready to ride safely by the end of the introduction. The horses were very well mannered. The scenery was pretty and we were lucky to have wonderful weather. I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DrDebr61
Reviewed June 12, 2019

Due to timing constraints, it was ride the Icelandic horses or go to the spa. I am beyond happy that this is what we chose. The affection and enthusiasm between Begga, the guides & the horses is obvious & contagious. We decided to leave our...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank voltarrus
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I arrived by rental car, and with Google Maps, the place was not difficult to find. They also have pick-up service from locations within city. Upon arrival, we were greeted by a very energetic and friendly tour guide who showed us to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

The unique and gentle nature of these majestic animals, combined with the rich volcanic landscape, on this isolated North Atlantic island, made this trip more than memorable. For my wife, a dream-come-true. Our hosts, gracious, informative and engaging allowed us to feel confident and at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank REBehrendt
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

What an excellent experience. This would be very good for beginners, as well as experienced riders. The owners, a husband-wife team, are fun, helpful and knowledgeable. We saw beautiful pseudo-crater landscape and learned how to TOLT — make sure you don’t miss this experience— Begga...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank paulina_lip
Reviewed April 24, 2019

My wife and I had so much fun on this tour. Our guide/owner Becca was amazing! This my first time in years riding the staff made me feel comfortable so I could enjoy the experience. We will definitely do this tour the next time we...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from HMQHMQ |
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February 6, 2019|
Response from Jac3333333 |
I believe so, but it would have to be in line with their riding schedule I believe. Maybe email them, they are fantastic people and will respond.