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Laxnes Horse Farm

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Laxnes, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
+354 566 6179
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Horseback Riding Day Tour at Laxnes Farm from Reykjavik
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Laxnes Horse Farm is a family run business and the oldest tour operator in Iceland. Founded in 1968, the farm offers horseback riding tours all year round for travelers interested in the gentle Icelandic horse.
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Laxnes, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
+354 566 6179
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a large inexperienced group, except for my daughter and myself. They took time in the beginning to dress and outfit everyone, and ask about there riding attitude. They took care to select the proper horse to the rider. They gave my daughter &...More

Thank CMMarshall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my friend visited laxnes with grayline travel. It's something I've wanted to tick off my bucket list for a while. On arrival we made use of the snow suits and picked hats and gloves. It was bitter cold and the suits were great....More

Thank JessG23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such beautiful horses and scenic views! Was literally a dream, riding though snowy fields! Perfect for experienced and beginners! All the staff were excellent too! Couldn’t recommend enough!

Thank Tl221192
Reviewed 3 weeks ago


Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely family who owns this business! They five you warm suits and gloves if you need them. They match a horse to your level of rising ability and the ponies are so much fun! I rode the lovely Freya and had so much fun, laughing...More

Thank Renée H
Reviewed 9 November 2017


Thank v_jorgensen
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I did the two-hour morning ride at Laxnes while in Reykjavik for our honeymoon. We absolutely loved it. The ride was easy to book, and they picked us up right by our hotel. The farm is family run, and the owners and...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 1 November 2017


Thank adriennesuhm
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I had a nice experience doing the "Day at the Farm" at Laxnes Horse Farm. The day consisted of 2 separate riding tours with different groups, a light lunch and pickup from Reykavík. Having years of experience in riding, I found the riding tours were...More

Thank Krista K
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My favourite activity in Iceland. What I think this farm differs from others is that the staff will treat you like a guest not only like a customer. I highly recommend to spend a full day at the farm!

Thank Eduardo C
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Alison O
4 December 2017|
Response from Haukur T | Property representative |
Hi, No I’m sorry but that’s not a safe thing to do. You’d be welcome to drop by though and let them sit on a horse though 🤠👍 If you need further info please email info@laxnes.is
30 November 2017|
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Response from Haukur T | Property representative |
Eduardo has ir right, the limit is 120kg or ca 240lbs.
13 September 2017|
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Response from Haukur T | Property representative |
Hi, No I'm sorry but our area is more inland, hills, mountains and rivers.