Below the Mountains Horse Riding Tour (6 hours) | Eldhestar - South

Below the Mountains Horse Riding Tour (6 hours) | Eldhestar - South

A full day horse riding tour (5-6 hours of riding) in the beautiful landscape opening up between the mountains and sea in southern Iceland. You ride along the Gljúfurá river to the banks of the Ölusá river, with views of the famous volcanos Hekla and Eyjafjallajökull. A lunch break is made before continuing towards the mountains and along Mt. Reykjafjall, where both sheep and horses graze in the summer. Coffee and home-baked cake will await you back at the farm. Daily departures all year.

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Eldhestar, Hveragerði


  • 5-6 hours horse riding
  • Lunch (lunch box or Icelandic meat soup)
  • Coffee and homebaked treat at the end of the tour
  • Transfer from and to hotels/guesthouses in Reykjavík
  • Safety helmets
  • Rain gear
  • During the winter months: Winter overalls, gloves and rubber boots


  • The Icelandic Horse
  • Varied landscape of rivers, meadows and mountains


  • This tour is for everyone but participants should be in good physical condition

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