The Icelandic horse is a breed that has remained virtually unchanged since the Vikings brought it to Iceland in the 9th century. With the help of one of our beautiful horses, you can ride through the idyllic landscape of Laxnes, just out of Reykjavik city. The riding tour is suitable for all experience levels, from beginner to expert, It is a fantastic way to see the countryside.
After the riding experience there will be about an hour to relax and have a something to eat before we join our Golden Circle Afternoon tour, which leaves Reykjavík at 13:00. From there, the tour heads to the National Park Þingvellir, with its remarkable geological features. The Icelandic Parliament - Alþingi - was founded on the site in 930 AD, making it the oldest still-functioning parliament in the world.
The tour will also visit the impressive glacial waterfall Gullfoss, the Geysir geothermal area and Strokkur hot spring. On the return journey, you will travel through beautiful agricultural areas before heading back to Reykjavík over the mountain heath Hellisheiði.
Duration: 9.5 hours
Complimentary hotel pick-up service.
Child (0-11): 50% off
Youth (12-17): Full adult fare
Tour is available: All year around (2017-18)
This tour is operated via Gray Line Iceland -- A leading tour operator in Iceland.
Price: 21.900 ISK
Please note: This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 6.Book now!
Daily departures at 09:30 (pick-up at 09:00) and (13:00, pick-up at 12:15, June - September 8th).
Pick-up and drop-off service for hotels and guest houses in Reykjavik
Viking horse riding tour
Professional tour guide on riding tour
This tour is not operated on:
24 - public holiday
25 - public holiday
Up to 24 hours prior to tour departure
Daily, all year round
Please present a printed copy of your electronic travel voucher / ticket at the time of tour departure. If for any reason you cannot print your voucher, then show your digital copy or e-mail confirmation.
Pickup from hotels and guesthouses starts 45 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher. Check in at Gray Line Bus Terminal is 15 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher.
To help ensuring the quickest possible collection we kindly ask you to stand by for pick up in front of your hotel or guest house when pick up starts.
Grayline Iceland call centre is open 24 hours every day of the year. This means that whenever you need, there’s always someone from Gray Line Iceland available to assist. Call: +354 540 1313 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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