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Eldhestar Volcano Horses

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the most perfect day ever, so lucky with the weather. Ohh man, it was too beautiful. The tour provide pick up and drop off in Reykjavík which is awesome. They also provide you with overall, helmet, gloves if you need. Upon arriving Lotta...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vanhaihoangluu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t say enough about this experience! The ride to Eldhestar from Reykjavík was a treat treat in itself. The driver greeted us with a wide smile and handshake and we knew we had made the right choice. The views through the mountains were spectacular. Maria...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing experience with lovely horses, informed instructors and a well organized setup. Highly recommended for all leves of riders! Worth every penny!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

My first time horse riding. Really friendly instructor's and staff. Nice food would recommend the winter warmth tour.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Darren H
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Oh. My. Goodness. 😃 Absolutely amazing adventure! Lisa was our guide and she was so cool! Funny, knowledgeable and friendly and the horses were sooooo beautiful! I would recommend this place 110 percent for anybody visiting Iceland! This was at the top of our bucket...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MrsJFKP
Helga G, Front Office Manager at Eldhestar Volcano Horses, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Dear MrsJFKP, You are SO right! They are horses NOT ponies 😃 But mostly, we are thrilled to hear that you had such at wonderful time at Eldhestar! Our guides are phenomenal and we love that you saw that! Our stable staff work hard to...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

I recently took the Horses, Hiking and Hot Springs day tour at Eldhestar Riding Stables with my husband and another couple. (September 2018). This was probably the best day out we had on our trip to Iceland. The pick up in the morning from our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Helga G, Front Office Manager at Eldhestar Volcano Horses, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Dear katblair, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review! We are so happy to hear that you had such a great time at Eldhestar! Tour 5d Hiking and Hot Springs is a lovely tour and it sounds like Violetta just...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

My husband and I (both beginners - with a few rides under our belts) enjoyed the 3 hour Mountains and Meadows tour with a lovely Danish guide named Zenia. (such a delightful guide with a winning, warm personality!). The great thing about this tour company...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

I have been riding for 20 years, all breeds of horses. As a result, I chose the riding half day trip for experienced riders. After two and half hours riding in Iceland, I was debating bringing one of their horses home. The horse I rode...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

Very enjoyable day, very well organized and the horses know where to go and what to do, so for the experienced riders the riding part could be a bit boring. The hike was the highlight for me and really enjoyed the dip into the thermal...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful landscape, very friendly and sweet horses. Our guide facilitated for my daughter at seven so that she was led in the beginning and while trotting, and walked by herself on way back. We were on an hour ride, and we definately wanted more 😉

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kristinstella
Helga G, Front Office Manager at Eldhestar Volcano Horses, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Dear Kristinstella, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your riding tour with us and we are very happy to hear that our staff took such good care of you. Best regards, Tammy

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ninah812017
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Dear Guest, Please contact us directly so we can assist you. Here is our email address: info@eldhestar.is We look forward to hearing from you. Best regards, Tammy
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