Metropolitan Hotel

Nature Comfort -IH

This tour is an ideal choice for beginners. During this comfortable ride you will experience beautiful riding tracks through bushy hills and moss covered lava fields.


Enjoy the view of the beautiful Bláfjöll Mountains on the horizon. All riding is on excellent riding paths.

Departures: Daily at 13:00 and 16:30 May through September. Transfers from hotels and guesthouses to the Riding Centre start at 11:30 and 15:30. Transfers back to hotels and guesthouses start at 14:30 and 17:45.

Riding Centre: The Íshestar Riding Centre is unique here in Iceland with facilities as good as they get. It's set in beautiful surroundings just outside the town of Hafnarfjörður, about 10 minutes drive from Reykjavík. The facilities and the fascinating area provide endless opportunities of riding, hiking and other outdoor activities.
We welcome individuals, families and all kindshestar of groups who want to enjoy themselves outdoors. The facilities offer people an easy way to enjoy our horses and the experience of our staff will ensure the safety of all our guests.
The locker room of the Riding Centre is well equipped. All customers are provided with warm overalls, raingear, riding boots and helmets in their sizes. The Íshestar staff takes pride in finding horses to suit individual needs as well as secure the safety of everybody.

Price:  49 EUR
Duration: 2 - 3 hours (incl. transfers)
Riding:  1 hour riding
Departure: 13:00 and 16:30
Transfer from hotels starts at 11:30 and 15:30.
Riding skills:  Beginners

Included in package: Transfers to and from the Riding Centre, horse riding as per itinerary, riding helmets, rubber boots, and rainwear or a warm outfit during the ride.English and Scandinavian speaking guidance. Please note that you cannot take any backpacks or bags with you on the ride but there are safety boxes at the Riding Centre where you can store your valuables.

Riding gear (riding boots, riding trousers, jackets, hats, gloves, etc.) needs to be washed (40°C), dry cleaned or disinfected before arriving in Iceland. Used leather gear may not be brought into the country.