Lava Tour - Horse riding day tour from Reykjavík
Riding an Icelandic horse is something you have to experience at least once in your life. From the Stables in Hafnarfjörður you can enjoy the friendly horses on excellent riding paths. Ride through lava fields and along beautiful green hillsides. Look for different rock formations in the lava while experiencing the special gait, tölt. This tour is ideal for beginners as well as for more experienced riders.
The Stables are set in beautiful surroundings just outside the town of Hafnarfjörður, about a 10 minutes' drive from Reykjavík. The facilities and the fascinating area provide endless opportunities of riding, hiking and other outdoor activities.
We welcome individuals, families and all kinds of groups who want to enjoy themselves outdoors. The facilities offer people an easy way to enjoy our horses and the experience of our staff will ensure the safety of all our guests.
The locker room at the Stables is well equipped. All customers are provided with warm overalls, rain gear, riding boots and helmets in their sizes. The staff take pride in finding horses to suit individual needs as well as secure the safety of everybody.
Riding gear (riding boots, riding trousers, jackets, hats, gloves, etc.) needs to be washed (40 °C), dry cleaned, or disinfected before arriving in Iceland. Used leather gear may not be brought into the country.
Departures: Optional pick up at 09:00 and 13:00 from accommodation in Reykjavík.
Pick-up: Pick-up and drop off costs 1,200 ISK per person.
Included: Riding helmet, rainwear or a warm overall, and English speaking guides.
Duration: 4 hrs, 1.5-2 hours riding.
Note: Age limit to ride on this tour is 8 years old. Weight limit is 110 kg./240 lbs.