Laxnes Special riding tour

This riding tour is an excellent trip for all those interested in riding the Icelandic horse, a trek on the hardy, sure-footed Icelandic horse is an experience to remember. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, old or young, these friendly horses, with their alert and willing nature, are indeed a pleasure to ride in their natural surroundings.

You will be picked up at your accommodation in Reykjavík and driven to the farm located only 15 minutes from Reykjavik. At the farm you will get all basic gear, such as helmets, boots and rain clothes (snowsuits in wintertime). Information will be gathered about how much you have been riding in order to choose the right horse to match your experience. After the ride we will take you back to where you are staying.


Refreshments can be bought on-site.


Quick Facts

Departures: Daily from accommodation in Reykjavík at 9:00 and 13:00, all year round.

Price 2017: 13.400 ISK. / Children 6-11 years old: 9.500 ISK.

Includes all gear and transfer from and to Reykjavík. 

Duration:  Riding is 1,5 - 2 hrs depending on season. / 3,5 - 4 hrs total.

How to book

This tour can be booked on our website, at our Reykjavík hostels upon your arrival or by sending an e-mail to





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