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Mountains, Lakes And Lava Formations


Activities / Horseback Riding Day Tours

Ride Through The Beautiful Hólmsheiði Hill And Almannadalur Area

A relaxing and fun morning ride over Hólmsheði hills and the surrounding area experiencing stunning views over mountains, lakes, Reykjavík city and volcanic formations.

The ride starts at 10:00 am. The trek takes you through the beautiful Hólmsheiði hill and Almannadalur area, near lake Rauðavatn and with a great overview of Reykjavik. Around 11:30 am we arrive at our facilities, where we offer our guests a light Icelandic meal and beverages.

We start with a short riding lesson and end the tour with a light meal, including traditional Icelandic snacks such as Icelandic flatbread with smoked lamb, deep-fried sweetbread ‘kleina’, beverages and coffee.

Pickup and drop off is included in the price but you can meet us on location if you prefer.
Pickup is at 9:30 o´clock am at your accommodation (please check the drop-down list of locations when booking) and drop off is around 1:00 pm.

Small groups - Big Adventures :)

Tour details


All year, daily but Wednesdays


Time in the saddle 1,5 to 2 hours, a total of 3,5 to 4 hours


From ISK 19,900 per person

2 to 10 people Maximum per tour


Riding gear, helmets, jackets, rain pants, lunch, English-speaking guides.

Pick up and drop off at hotel

Tour highlights

  • Hólmsheiði hill, Almannadalur area, near lake Rauðavatn, great overview of Reykjavik

  • Pickup, drop off, riding gear, light meal included

  • Pick-up at your accommodation is at 9:30, drop-off is around 13:00 hours

  • This tour suits beginners as well as more experienced riders

  • Small groups



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Why booking with us

  • No booking fees or any hidden cost

  • Best price guarantee

  • Count on us to be there by your side

  • Instant booking from supplier

Good to know

What to bring

  • Suitable clothes for the weather of the day

  • Bring appropriate shoe-wear (sneakers are usually fine, except when it´s raining or very cold).

Other booking options

Available as private


Families with children younger than 8 are recommend to book our popular family private tour. Please contact for details

Cancellation policy

Please, read term details at the time of booking

Meeting at/location

If pick up and drop off have been opted out, please meet us at our stables in Reykjavik 110. Parking space is available. Details will be provided with the voucher.

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