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Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður provided by Hestasport - Riding Tours

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Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður

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  • You'll start at
    Hestasport - Reception
    Vegamót, 560 Varmahlið, Iceland
    Meeting is 30 minutes before departure. In Varmahlíð, you turn off Ringroad no.1 onto road no. 752. When you are on road no. 752, our office is the first building on the left (150 m from the junction). It’s a white and blue painted building. The GPS coordinates are: N 65°32,744′ W 19°26,338′.
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    Hestasport - Reception
    Stop: 60 minutes
    One hour riding tour
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    Hestasport - Reception
    Vegamót, 560 Varmahlið, Iceland
    Meeting is 30 minutes before departure. In Varmahlíð, you turn off Ringroad no.1 onto road no. 752. When you are on road no. 752, our office is the first building on the left (150 m from the junction). It’s a white and blue painted building. The GPS coordinates are: N 65°32,744′ W 19°26,338′.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
Hestasport - Reception, Vegamót, 560 Varmahlið, Iceland
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • English speaking guide
  • Riding Helmet
  • Rain Jackets/Trousers if required
  • Free coffee of tea before and after the tour
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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RonGr8 wrote a review Aug 2019
Plymouth, Minnesota48 contributions28 helpful votes
We called last minute to see if we could get in a horseBack ride during our drive north. They went out of their way to accommodate us. Our 6 year old is still talking about it. The weather was a little cold but the experience was great.
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Response from GergoDN, Guest Relations Manager at Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður
Responded 15 Aug 2019
Thank you for your review! We always try our best to accommodate last minute riders. We can't let anyone miss out on such an amazing adventure. ;) We would love to see you again in the future!
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Niels Borg wrote a review Jul 2019
Ulfborg, Denmark4 contributions1 helpful vote
After a good explanation about both the horses and how to treat them, we went on a nice yet exciting ride along the river and a few hills. The two instructors did a fantastic job making sure everyone felt comfortable and secure. At the Hestasport office you’re invited to have
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from GergoDN, Guest Relations Manager at Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður
Responded 19 Jul 2019
Dear Niels, Thank you very much for choosing us for your riding adventure in North Iceland! Best wishes from the Hestasport Team.
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Daniel C wrote a review Jul 2019
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My family experienced a wonderful riding adventure as part of a package that we booked with a travel agency. Hestasport made the tour an absolute joy. It was supposed to be a private tour at the end of the day, but one other person, not a party of our group came along. That
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from GergoDN, Guest Relations Manager at Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður
Responded 15 Jul 2019
Dear Daniel, Service and hospitality are our middle names! We always strive to do our very best to make sure you leave with a big smile. It is awesome to hear good feedback like yours, so thank you very much for taking the time to tell the world about your experience with us. :)
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Yu Z wrote a review Jun 2019
Foster City, California1 contribution
We are family of 4 with two kids 7 and 11. Jenny was our tour guide and she is incredibly good. She is very patient, smiling all the time, answering questions, encouraging our kids - just amazing teacher for beginners. The tour was enjoyable, peaceful. I am so thankful that we
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Response from GergoDN, Guest Relations Manager at Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður
Responded 27 Jun 2019
Dear yuz596, Thank you for leaving us a review! It's great to hear that your family had an unforgettable time at Hestasport. The next step is buying two horses for the kids. ;)
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jc56733 wrote a review Apr 2019
USA12 contributions10 helpful votes
We visited the stables in March. Our guide was Julia. She was very competant and friendly which was great since we never rode horses before. She took us through fields, up a hill and alongside a river - all very beautiful. She had us try different gaits which was also fun. If
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from GergoDN, Guest Relations Manager at Family Friendly Horse Riding Tour in Skagafjörður
Responded 29 Apr 2019
Dear jc56733, Thank you very much for you review, we are happy to hear that you had a pleasant time at Hestasport! I will also tell Giulia that you have been satisfied with the tour. If you are in North Iceland again, we would love to take you for a longer trip. You never know, you might buy your first horse soon. ;) Kind regards Gergö D. Németh Guest Relations Manager Hestasport
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Mette Sofie R
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Fantastic tour!
It was a WONDERFUL experience! I chose the place because they were really fast and friendly to email me back, and t
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sebrodive
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Great stay!
Great stay at the cottage. Beautiful and very clean. The Hot Pot was awesome!! Location is great and staff very fri
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erinkM9467AR
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Amazing Christmas Day horse riding tour!
My mother and I had a wonderful ~1 hour tour with Hestasport on Christmas Day. The girls who ran the tour were so f
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49JW
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Fun Time
We had a fun time on our two hour ride. The staff were great, especially our guide. The horses were a little wild b
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Louisquinze
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Wilderness expedition
200km on the back of trustful and strong islandic horses through the deserted planes north of Hofsjökull. An unforg
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Dorien K
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wildernis experience
such a good staff!! amazing breathtaking 7 days tour,loved every minute!!!!! 215 km on a horse of was the best 😍�
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icegf
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Brilliant Trip Highlight
We are family of 5 with 2 intermediate riders and 3 inexperienced riders. We tried the take 5 ride for the 2 inter
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Zubatac
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Great guide, horses perfectly chosen for experienced riders
We asked for forward going horses as we are experienced riders and really got them. Our guide Janin was great, we w
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mariellulu
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AMAZING!!
I was SO excited for this tour and it did not disappoint!! They provided gloves which we forgot to bring—and thank
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vjweber
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Amazing ride!
My 13 yr old nephew and I consider this our best experience in Iceland. We had a great guide that helped my beginne
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CdnWithWanderlust
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Riding Tour Love!
This was an amazing experience! It'd been a while since I'd been horseback riding and a long time since my friend
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Vickie V
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It's your ride!
The format is flexible enough that you can ride as long as you choose, through the stream if you like, and feel com
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BethKTravels
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Excellent customer service
Prompt responses to emails. Lovely reception with complimentary coffee etc and super fast wifi. Very nice guide wit
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Barrett S
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Beautiful horses, scenery and cottages
Hestasport offers horse riding for anyone from the very beginner to much more advanced. I am in the novice, but no
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Maude G
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The best there is
You can’t really get better than that ! Service is always more than perfect and friendly. Been on 2long tours (8da
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