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Vik Horse Adventure

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Luck of the draw!

Driving back West from Dalshofdi, we stopped in Vik to break up our drive. Fortunately, we came... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019
25th year anniversary

Loved it. Great staff. Thanks again for the video footage. Horses are very well trained and the... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2018
Stephen H
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Riding tours on our wonderful Icelandic horses on the marvelous black sand beach of Víkurfjara. Our horses are suitable for riders from the age of 6 (10 years on our regular tours)! Our 1 hour tour is an easy-going ride suitable for inexperienced...more
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Smiojuvegur 6, Vik 870, Iceland
+354 787 9605
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

Driving back West from Dalshofdi, we stopped in Vik to break up our drive. Fortunately, we came across Vik Horse Adventures and were able to book 2 rides for a couple hours later that day. Even more fortunately, we ended up being the only riders,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Loved it. Great staff. Thanks again for the video footage. Horses are very well trained and the girls know what they are doing. If you're going through Vik, make sure and stop at Vik horse adventure. You won't regret it...

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed November 25, 2018

My husband and I took the chance and dropped by on our drive back from southeast Iceland to Reykjavik. We weren't sure we could make one of their open time slots, so we didn't pre-book. The staff was wonderful and accommodated us for a private...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank elisaND00
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Hilary and Deirdre were great guides! We are novice riders and they were friendly and made sure we were comfortable the whole time. What a beautiful spot! And the rain gear was an awesome touch so we wouldn’t be distracted by the windy, wet weather.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Heather S
Reviewed November 16, 2018

We went on a Vik horse riding adventure with Hillary on November 13, 2018 and loved the whole experience and the views of the beach while riding! Hillary was excellent and very patient with us being first timers and explained all the dos and donts...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked on the same morning and it was all ready and set for us when we turned up. We had a fantastic guide, Hilary, who took us out just the two of us at sunset on the black sand beach. It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful morning riding Icelandic horses on the black sand beach. Our guides we so kind and helpful. We had a wonderful time!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Amazing experience for our family of four (with teens). This is such a well run stable, where the animals are so clearly loved and the staff valued. Guides were great and gave us a wonderful outing on the most beautiful horses....and the owner was happy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wanderer48658694429
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant hour long trek. The stables are immaculate and the staff really knowledgable and friendly. Fantastic ride along the most amazing beach. All abilities were catered for and everyone was happy! Best trek I’ve ever had.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tortoise401
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Excellent one hour Icelandic horse ride on the Blacksand beach of Vik. Very knowledgeable friendly and safe horse guides. Perfect for beginners and experienced riders. Sanna and Lisa were Very friendly and informative and supportive to all Riders. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting Vik....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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February 17, 2017|
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Response from AniaKx2 | Reviewed this property |
We had our own rental car, but there are so many tour companies around, I would venture to say yes. Driving down is beautiful as the getting there is as fabulous as being there .
Margo I
December 28, 2016|
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Response from Travelersouth10 | Property representative |
Hello Margo There are very high chances that you will enjoy our ride, the tour is designed for beginners and our horses are quite nice and used to serve people with no experience at all, because about 80 % of our guests... More
Christine N
August 29, 2016|
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Response from Patricia B | Reviewed this property |
Oops, misread your question. I'm not sure of the age requirement, but they seem pretty flexible.