24 June – 28 June 2020  – 5 Days 

31 July – 4 August 2020 – 5 Days

Amazing tour to Landmannalaugar a geothermal area with a colorful and breathtaking landscape of mountains, lava fields and hot springs.

riding tour landmannalaugar

We are offering amazing tour to Landmannalaugar a geothermal area with a colorful and breathtaking landscape of mountains, lava fields and hot springs. It will be a limited sized group with emphasis on quality horses and good food. This excursion is only for experience and very experience riders. You will try riding with a herd of freely running horses. Six days in the saddle which leaves unforgettable memories . The trial where you can see many monuments of nature and beautiful landscapes southern Iceland.
Sleeping bag accommodation.

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Day 1

08:30 – 09:15 – Pick up at hotel/guest house
10:00 -10:30 – Arrive at location where we have a coffee and the horses are selected based on individual rider’s experience
11:30 – We start out tour by riding up into the highlands and enjoy its beautiful scenery. The ride is about 6 hours (40km) with breaks for riders and horses.
18:00 -19:00 – Arrive at Hólaskógur cottage, traditional Icelandic dinner

Day 2

08:30 – Breakfast
10:30 – We leave Hólaskógur and we continue our ride across the river Þjórsá, the longest river in Iceland. Riding on the lava fields way witch goes beside 1074 m high Mt. Löðmundur. Our herd of freely running horses will let you remember that day.
18:00 – Landmannahellir located by the high mountains is gone be our accommodation for this night, a cabin where farmers stay while gathering sheep in the mountains.
19:00 – Traditional dinner

Day 3

08:30 – Breakfast
11:00 – We ride from Landmannahellir to Landmannalaugar which is the top of our tour. We ride through the valley Domadal passing Frostastadarvatn lake. We stay there for a while in Landmannalaugar, take a walk around and bath in a hot spring. After that we continue our ride on riding patches and roads from mixed lava and soft sand.
18:00-19:00 – Back at Landmannahellir where we spend a next night
20:00 – Dinner

Day 4

08:30 – Breakfast
11:00 –Start our riding close to Hekla volcano The mythical entrance to Hell and meeting place of witches (last eruption in 2000) with beautiful views on Mt.Vallafell. Mountain views, beautiful landscape and lave fields, crossing deserts of ash with our freely running horses.
19:00 – Coming to Hólaskógur cabin
20:00 – Grilled dinner

Day 5

08:30 – Breakfast
10:30 – Start our riding which is 6-7 hours (ca. 40 km) through wonderful landscape with sands, mountains, Gjáin – most romantic place in Iceland, rivers and Icelandic forest (you can’t miss that one) nice riding paths which are used by Icelandic farmers to gather the sheep in autumn.
17:30 – Back to the village where we´ll have light dinner.
17:30 – Departure and arriving at your hotel/guest house around

19:30 – 20:00 o’clock.

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Important: Due the weather conditions the plan of the trip may change.

Price: 239.000 ISK

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