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America 2 Iceland - Day Trips

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Education and rejuvenation

The best! Great horses, food, people. No complaints. Nancy takes good care of the group... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Sandra M
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Hampton, New Hampshire
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Gudmar and his sister Linda are true professionals

People at Hestland took great care of the horses and made sure of the safety of the riders at every... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Debra B
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America2Iceland LLC is a company dedicated to planning and providing educational equine related trips in the Icelandic Horse’s native land Iceland.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Borgarnes 311, Iceland
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

The best! Great horses, food, people. No complaints. Nancy takes good care of the group. Hesterland is a magic place.

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Reviewed August 31, 2017

People at Hestland took great care of the horses and made sure of the safety of the riders at every stopping point. We would be in a fast Tölt for long periods of time where these horses would be in their gait effortlessly. The wranglers...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

I enjoyed my Educate and Rejuvenate trip a lot. I went as a single traveller so I was a little worried about how the group would be, but everyone was very nice and the conversation was great. The guesthouse is basic but clean and comfortable,...More

1  Thank GaitedFan
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Our tour featured riding Icelandic Horses in the morning and then touring the surrounding area with award winning author Nancy Marie Brown (Song of the Vikings, Ivory Vikings, etc). I don't believe there is a better way to really understand the history, the Sagas and...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2016

If you have ridden or wish to ride Icelandic Horses, this 7 day clinic giv n under the direction of the esteemed Icelandic trainer, Gudmar Petursson, is right up your alley! Your day is spent relaxing, eating excellent food at the guesthouse, and best of...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed November 15, 2015

Very well organized, super friendly and first grade professional - from first contact to after-trip follow up! Thank you Rebecca! The cozy and clean accommodations at Stadarhus, the delicious food, the large riding facility, the amazing friendliness of staff, the incomparable riding instructions by Gudmar,...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2015

I am a very hard to person to please but let me tell you what a GREAT job Rebecca, Gudmar and Linda did planning and organizing this trip for me and my 10 family members!!!! The food was absolutely amazing and the conversation at the...More

Thank Terry A
Reviewed October 5, 2015

I had an incredible time. The Educate and Rejuvenate trip exceeded my expectations. The staff was at Stadarhus was great and the food was wonderful. The trip included sightseeing, learning about this wonderful country from Nancy, expert on sagas and history, and, of course, riding...More

Thank LizW1932
Reviewed October 2, 2015

I have been on numerous A2I trips and have enjoyed every one. They are differentiates from other treks by the quality of horses and tack and by the education provided by the pre-trek clinic or pre-ride lesson

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Thank Kathryn L
Reviewed September 28, 2015

I have been to Iceland a number of times; the last three (or has it been four?) have been with America2Iceland. Having been to Iceland on horseback riding treks with a different group, I can say there is no comparison. America2Iceland does a great job...More

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LisaK2701
May 22, 2018|
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Response from america2iceland | Property representative |
There is a bus you can take from Reykjavik but I think it only has routes twice a day. I am not sure you have many options with just local busses or taxis. Yes we offer multi-day horseback riding tours.
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america2iceland
September 29, 2015|
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Response from america2iceland | Property representative |
We offer multi-day group trips, from 6-9 days depending on the trip. We also offer day trips that can be added onto our trips. For example, if you wanted to add a beach ride at the end of your trip you can. Please see our... More
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