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All day tours - Max 10 people on each tour
 
  

1.  Adventure Tour with lunch, half day - HOT PICK

 

 Beginners and advanced riders

 

We ride on well trained horses along comfortable riding paths in Rauðholar accompanied by specially trained guides, then a spice Lobster soup is served in our beautiful café. The whole tour is about 3-½ hours, the time spent on horseback being around 1-½ hour .

Tour from around 09:15 – 12:30 at the hotel.

Also available from around 13:45 - 17:30

 

Price 13.900.- ISK  98 euros.

 

2. Adventure Tour with Lunch: Full day

 

Advanced riders

We ride on well trained horses along comfortable riding paths in Rauðholar accompanied by specially trained guides, then a hot Lobster soup is served in our beautiful café. After lunch we  take  another riding tour around lake Elliðarárvatn. The whole tour is about 7 – 8 hours, the time spent on horseback being around 3-½ - 4 hours

Tour from around 09.15 – 16.00

 

Price. 24.900 ISK 176 euros

 

3. The Wonders of Iceland with Swimming pool

 

The tour begins with about an hour and half hour riding tour around Rauðhólar (Red Hills) on our famus Icelandic horse, accompanied by specially trained guides. Lobster soup is served in our beautiful café and after enjoying the food we walk or drive from the dam above Elliðaárdalur along the Salmon River into the valley. Woods, plants and lava formations are examined as well as the pleasure of strolling along clear and rich salmon rivers probable the only such in world situated in the middle of a city. About seven species of ducks can be spotted swimming on the reservoir and on the rivers. The tour ends in relaxation in the Árbær Swimming Pool. Entrance fee to the pool included. Tour from around 09.00 – 15.00 at the hotel.

 

Price. 19.900. ISK 140 euros

 

3. The Wonders of Iceland with Árbær Museum

 

The tour begins with about an hour and half – two hour riding tour around Heiðmörk and Rauðhólar accompanied by specially trained guides. Lobster soup is served in our beautiful café and after enjoying the food we walk or drive from the dam above Elliðaárdalur along the Salmon River into the valley. Woods, plants and lava formations are examined as well as the pleasure of strolling along clear and rich salmon rivers probable the only such in world situated in the middle of a city. About seven species of ducks can be spotted swimming on the reservoir and on the rivers.

After enjoying the scenery in Elliðaárdalur we visit Árbær Museum, an open-air museum of Old Icelandic houses and take an hour-long walk around the Museum with a specialized guide from the museum. Entrance fee to the pool and Museum included. Tour from around 09.00 – 15.00 at the hotel.

 

Price: 19.900 ISK 140 euros

 

4. Private Tour:

 

Do you want to offer your guest or friends an unusual entertainment? How does a riding tour around beautiful riding paths in Heiðmörk and Rauðhólar ending in a delicious picnic or a soup sound? Few people would say no to such an offer. An expert guidance around the area and an introduction to the Icelandic horse is included as well as a demonstration on how to treat this particular breed of horses. 

(Arranged by special order for minimum 2 people up to 40 people).  

 

Price. 24900 ISK. 176 euros

 

5. Private Lesson:

 

Do you want to leran to ride the Icelandic horse ? Take a private lesson by one of our leding riding instructor of the Icelandic horse. The instructor takes you through how you buld up the training and the gates of the Icelandic horse and you will ride at least 4 of the five gates the Icelandic horse has. Riding time is about 60 min.

 

Price. 24900 ISK. 176 euros

  

6. Evening Tours - Party on into the Midnight Sun

 

The Icelandic Summer night (15 Mai – 15 September)

 

Pick up at the hotel from 19.45 – 20.15 - fun fun fun

The horses are saddled and prepared and then we ride through Rauðhólar or Red Hills and from there into Heiðmörk with an experienced guide. We go past Elliðavatn and examine the bird life and the beautiful nature that surrounds us.  We stop for about half an hour and the riders gather around to enjoy a late picnic which includes Icelandic food and drink. Ample time will be given to enjoy the midnight sun. When we return to the Reykjavik Riding Centre the tour ends at our inhouse bar before transport back to the Hotel around 23.00-24.00

Tour from around 20.00 – 24.00 at the hotel.

 

Price. 23900 ISK 170 euros

  

 

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