Akureyri on Horseback
Available all year
See the country from up close, and get acquainted with your friendly and docile Icelandic horse.
Discover the scenery, history and culture of Akureyri from the horseback.
Feel like one with nature trotting through the beautiful landscape.
Culture and history horseback riding trip
Icelandic horses are the same race as those of the Viking Age. They are friendly animals and fun to ride. On a guided tour, learn the culture and history of Akureyri. This Icelandic horseback riding tour suits everyone. Ride through the lush countryside near Akureyri and you’ll be amazed to see how Iceland looks from above your new found friend.
Walking information: Surface underfoot is grass/mud/gravel and there are rough pathways throughout. Due to the adventurous nature of this tour, it is not recommended for guests with limited mobility. We do not recommend this tour for guests confined to a wheelchair/scooter. Guests must be able to get by themselves on and off the horses.
Remarks: Dress according to local weather conditions with good footwear (closed toe recommended) with a rubber or non-slip sole. Bring a camera.
The age limit for this tour is 8 years.
Wheelchair accessible: No.
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