Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik, Iceland tours & activities, fun things to do in Iceland | VELTRA

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Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik Quick Confirmation


This day tour from Reykjavik takes you around the Laxnes landscape for a horseback riding adventure. Later on, journey to the Golden Circle and visit national parks, geysers and glacial waterfalls!

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This combination of a Viking horse riding tour and Golden Circle afternoon tour is perfect for travelers who don't have much time but want to make the most of their visit in Iceland!
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 162.65
USD 162.65
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 102.12
USD 102.12
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 162.65
USD 162.65
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 102.12
USD 102.12
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 9.5 - 10 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking guide / Viking horse riding tour
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Drop-off
    Time & Location

  • 09:00-09:30 Pick-up at Designated Bus Stops
  • 09:30 Horse Riding Tour
    20160429093651_482616887_2226_9 Head out on a horse-riding tour through the idyllic landscape of Laxnes, located just outside of Reykjavik city. The Icelandic horse is a breed that has remained virtually unchanged since the Vikings brought it to Iceland in the 9th century.
  • Free Time for Lunch in Reykjavik (1 hour)
  • 13:00 Depart from Reykjavik
  • Golden Circle Tour
    Golden Circle Tour From Reykjavik Explore Thingvellir National Park. The Icelandic Parliament - Alþingi - was founded on the site in 930 AD., making it the oldest still-functioning parliament in the world. Visit the impressive glacial waterfall Gullfoss and the geothermal area around Geysir and Strokkur with its spouting geysers.
  • 19:00 Tour Ends in Reykjavík
    • Children must be aged 8 and over to ride the horse.
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider 24 hours before your activity to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • You may check the location of each bus stop at this website:
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions. If tours get cancelled before the start time, the activity provider may inform you directly through your local phone number.
    • The English-speaking guide will only be available during the riding tour.
    • Due to construction in Reykjavik’s city center, the pick-up location at Bus stop 4 – Tryggvagata will be closed from 4th of June until 30th of September 2018. Click the pdf file to see affected locations.
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Can I get dropped off at a different location?
  • Drop-off points are at either the same location as the tour pick-up or at the bus terminal. However, it is possible to drop you off at a different location within Reykjavik if you let the driver know about your request on the day itself.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 09:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 162.65
USD 162.65

Taxes & fees included

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(4.82/5.00) 4.82 / 5
(11 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 9.5 - 10 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: birgit
The horses are so great, the scenery wonderfully enchanted. A MUST!
by: birgit
Riding the gentle beautiful viking horse was an unforgettable magic experience. The trip by City Discovery was wonderfull, I'll go riding next year again! Geysir and Gulfoss were unique; also our to...more