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Winter and Ice riding

- Riding tours Iceland

Our Ice riding and Mývatn open tour takes place in few days. The Mývatn Open competition features a range of different events, specially designed to challenge riders on the lake’s icy surface.

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Riding tours with Íslandshestar – Unforgettable and authentic

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Riding with Íslandshestar, offers riders an unparalleled and authentic experience that is truly unmatched.

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Horseback riding under the midnight sun in Iceland

- Riding tours Iceland Horseback riding in Iceland

The midnight sun is an amazing natural phenomenon that occurs in Iceland during the summer months when the sun remains visible at the horizon even at midnight. This occurs because Iceland is located at a high altitude, and during the…

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The man’s most trusted steed

- Icelandic horse

The Icelandic horse is a special creature, mythical and mysterious. The horses are intertwined with the story of the Icelandic nation and played an important role in getting Iceland inhabited. It would have made it substantially harder to live here…

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Happy travelers

This riding holiday was superb. The hosts Sophie and Hannes couldn’t have been more friendly. They were extremely knowledgeable about all things Iceland/Icelandic horse related. The accommodation and food were excellent. Pride of place were the Icelandic horses themselves. Such kind, honest, tough characters. Was great to experience the famous tölt – very smooth. Overall a great holiday and would LOVE to get back to do a summer tour… someday maybe…

NM.D. Great Britain
”A wonderful experience, I loved everything about it, beautiful country, lovely people..and the best horses!! Thanks again to Haukur and everybody at Hvammer Farm for the best holiday ever”
S.P.L. on Trail of Hope

I really wish I would have done this trip sooner, this is truly a life changing experience and one you can´t describe until you try it your self! The horses, nature, hosts, and helpers were amazing. I 100% recommend all riders to ride with them!

L.E. Germany.