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Viking Horses

#12 of 255 Outdoor Activities in Reykjavik Features Animals
Reykjavik 110, Iceland
+354 660 9590
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A must do in Reykjavik! Couldnt have asked for a better time

Just 10 minutes outside of downtown Reykjavik you'll find Viking Horses. My friend and I were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SelinaS93
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Rome, Italy
So so good!

I had the pleasure of horse riding with Viking horses company! The horses were so beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SPTang01
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London, United Kingdom
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Small groups and luxury rides on the Icelandic horse in the Reykjavik area. We are open all year round and offer day and evening tours. Why us? Our slogan is - Small groups, big adventures - and we strive to make that come true every tour. We are a family owned business, we have top-quality horses and equipment. We love what we do and we love to share it with you. We offer personalised service for beginners and advanced riders.
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“small group” (33 reviews)
“lava fields” (27 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Reykjavik 110, Iceland
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+354 660 9590

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just 10 minutes outside of downtown Reykjavik you'll find Viking Horses. My friend and I were warmly welcomed for our evening tour and both Verena and Viggo were kind and helpful to everyone who was on the tour. After the ride through the stunning landscapes...More

Thank SelinaS93
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of horse riding with Viking horses company! The horses were so beautiful and well behaved, you could tell the owners really looked after them. The ride itself was ok, I'm a bit of an adrenaline junkie so was a little slow...More

Thank SPTang01
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had absolutely wonderful Morning Ride. My boyfriend was riding first time and is infatuated about this experience and lovely Icecube he was riding. Pick up from hotel, private transfer, Small group of four, personalized service... Guides took really good care of us with different...More

Thank sirkkus_1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful time! Great people who run it! We are from Cape Cod, Massachusetts and loved it! Definitely recommend.

Thank Jaspererson
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This horseback riding tour was absolutely amazing! The people, the horses, and the trail are outstanding. I've only been horseback riding a couple times in Canada and the Viking Horses tour puts those to shame. The trail has some of the most breathtaking views, and...More

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did a little research before traveling to Iceland but waited until we arrived to have our hotel concierge book the tour for us. The stables for Viking Horses are a short ride outside of Rekjyvak. They picked us up at our hotel and delivered...More

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VerenaWelle, Manager at Viking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your great review! We are already looking forward to have your daughter back here in some years ;) Hope you had a good flight back home. All the best, Verena

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time, this young couple is awesome, they were very friendly and they love what they do. Horses look happy and very healthy ! We definitely recommend this place and we wish the best for the German / Islander nice couple !

1  Thank Mavinho
VerenaWelle, Manager at Viking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Merci beaucoup!! It was great to have you here :) All the best. V&V

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stable was only about a 20 minute drive outside of the city. We really had a good time with the guides. The ride was just long enough that I could still walk afterwards. Each horse had a personality of their own and all were...More

1  Thank Jenny G
VerenaWelle, Manager at Viking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jenny, thank you for your review! We want to offer the best possible standard for our guests (and our horses), therefore we like to operate in small groups (2-8 riders) and work only with high quality riding gear such as saddles and outdoor clothes,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our ride. The guides did a great job. The horses were gentle and my family really enjoyed it. We would highly recommend!

1  Thank CathySJ
VerenaWelle, Manager at Viking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Cathy for you review! We appreciate it a lot to get your feedback :) Best wishes, Verena

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I appreciated the small group and personable approach. The introduction before the tour was very interesting. The visit to Raudholar was special. A lovely brunch awaited us upon our return: this adds to the experience as you get to exchange impressions and stories with the...More

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VerenaWelle, Manager at Viking Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words. And for choosing Viking Horses :) Hopefully we will see you soon back in Iceland! Best regards, Verena

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Rebecca T
Is 18000 for a pick up tour ? Is there a price for driving yourself there?
April 20, 2017|
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Response from Svava Aldís V |
Hi , please send a mail to vikinghorses@vikinghorses.is Best regards, Svava
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Rachel M
What's the minimum age to ride?
January 2, 2017|
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Response from Svava Aldís V |
Hi, the minimum age is 8 years in regular tours but 3-4 years in private tours, there we always have at least 2 guides. Please send a email to vikinghorses@vikinghorses.is Brest regards, Svava
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Sandra W
How much in krona is the horse riding. Also can it be booked when I get to Iceland.thanks
February 21, 2016|
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Response from VerenaWelle | Property representative |
Hi Sandra. The price is 18.900 Icelandic krona for the morning and afternoon ride and 23.900 Icelandic krona for the evening tour. Price is per person. To make a booking please send an E-Mail to vikinghorses@vikinghorses.is
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