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Nupshestar

#2 of 12 Outdoor Activities in Selfoss Features Animals
Breidanes, Selfoss 801, Iceland
+354 852 5930
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Magical Experience Worth Every Penny

My girlfriend and I participated in midnight riding. We are beginner riders and had not ridden a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ali W
A favorite part of our trip!

We had a great experience here riding with Nupshestar--we appreciated them being super flexible... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Holly S
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Nupshestar – Riding Tours offer a horse rental and horse riding tours in South Iceland. In offer are short riding tours and a few days riding tours in Thjorsa Valley. We welcome any kind of experience riders. We also offer custom tours for all kind of groups.
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Breidanes, Selfoss 801, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I participated in midnight riding. We are beginner riders and had not ridden a horse before. We had a blast. The staff was super friendly and patient. We rode for 3 hours across the vast, endless Icelandic landscape. We even crossed a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great experience here riding with Nupshestar--we appreciated them being super flexible with us, as we moved from a morning to an afternoon ride due to high winds and rains. I am the first to admit that I was nervous, having never ridden...More

Thank Holly S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 13 (7 adults and 6 children) enjoyed this experience so much! The owner and guides accommodated us so nicely. Most of our group were totally inexperienced, and we all had a fantastic time. The guides were attentive to the needs of everyone...More

Thank thewoodstravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Elwira was very welcoming to my friends and I. We inquired about horse riding late the night prior, and she replied very quickly. All of our horses were kind and chosen just for our skill level. Our trip leaders were both very nice and good...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the initial conversation on the phone with Elwira to the final goodbye after my ride, this was a great experience, perfect in all respects. Highly recommended.

Thank simonacarini1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I called Núpshestar 1 pm and asked if they had any tours around 4 pm and they figured out. So I went out riding 4 pm with a really great guide and I loved the tour. We laughed a lot and it was so relaxing...More

Thank annabjerge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an amazing two hour ride with Elwira who picked the perfect horses for both me (experienced rider) and for my boyfriend who's only been on a horse a couple of times to make the ride as enjoyable as possible for both of us! Best...More

Thank Desiree G
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Me and my boyfriend, we did two hours riding and it was just amazing experience for us! Horses are so cute and lovely, guys who work here, they do their job so, so well! Staff was super friendly. We met and spoke with the owner...More

Thank simkanovakova
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We called and booked the same day and went for a one hour trip and they choose just the right horses for me (who is a bit more experienced) and for my boyfriend who sat on a horse for his first time ever. Both the...More

Thank Elin S
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing!!! Lovely owners, nice sweet guide Pernilla and the fine horses. We want to come back someday. Beautifull 3 hours tours thru Icelandic nature with the best panoramical views. Snow on the mountians. Strolling thru rivers. Paused at a memorable place. Tolt and galloping...More

Thank Familie S
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nrelam
We will be there the last week in March. Seems like many of the stables are closed in winter. Any one know of one that is not?
March 1, 2017|
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Response from Elwira K | Property representative |
Yes, most of the stables in the South are closed, not sure about any with regular rides, everyday tours. We highly recommend Laxnes Horse Farm for a winter rides, they are closer to Reykjavik.
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