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Borgargerdi | 816 Ölfus, Selfoss, Iceland
+354 892 3066
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Red Lava Fields Horse Riding, Iceland

We thoroughly enjoyed riding beautiful horses around the lava fields. Our horses with gentle... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sunny L
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London, United Kingdom
Colchester horse riding

I so enjoyed all about t g is tour. Picked up promptly at my stop and taken to the farm. Met the... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Michelle0143
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USA
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Borgargerdi | 816 Ölfus, Selfoss, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed riding beautiful horses around the lava fields. Our horses with gentle temperaments were Dröfn and Ljuflingur. We started riding just before sunrise after putting on warmer overalls and helmets provided at the stable. We experienced the majestic beauty of seeing Iceland's sun...More

Thank Sunny L
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I so enjoyed all about t g is tour. Picked up promptly at my stop and taken to the farm. Met the guide and horses after they offered plenty of cold weather clothing ( I had on plenty already as it was so incredibly cold)...More

Thank Michelle0143
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This was one of the most magical riding experiences I've ever had. We started the ride around 9:45 am just as the sun was starting to come up. We saw a beautiful red sunrise and there was fresh snow on the ground and clinging to...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

On the spur of the moment I asked our Reykjavik hotel if they could book riding for myself and my daughter. As experienced riders we didn't want to be in a big group just walking so they booked us in to Solhestar just outside the...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Mine was an ever hungry horse that opportunistically took every rest stop to take a snack. The horses were gentle, even while facing the harsh gusts of wind that the winter fringe offered. Overall it was very pleasant experience leaving you wanting for more.

Thank eventidephoenix
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I made a rush decision on taking the horseback riding and I was so happy that I chose the Solhestar. I was the only one in that group, I guess it's the low season in Iceland now. the coach Melissa is such a helpful, friendly...More

Thank Yingying S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Wanted to make sure I left a review since I had such a great experience today with Solhestar. When I landed in Iceland I was sure I would sign-up with Laxnes, which I'm sure would have been a great experience too. However, the person in...More

Thank Char G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

As a horse trainer and riding instructor I really wanted a riding tour that wasn't the typical tourist attraction. While Solhestar definitely caters to non-riders too, there was no shortage of fun for life-long riders. On our pickup we talked to Alyssa and she called...More

Thank Erica D
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Got picked up at hotel right on time. Horses was ready for us, the guide made a couple of calls to change horses before we got there which was a very good service! We had one very experienced rider and two beginners. Great tour, got...More

Thank Lise E
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Had a great little ride with Solhestar. Excellent guide and fun horses. This is a family owned small business that want to specialize on client satisfaction and friendly service. They have a variety of rides from one hour to days. Provide all the gear you...More

Thank ddwildbird
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