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Address: Heimaey, Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland
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+354 898 1809

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Simply perfect!

We visited Vestmannaeyjar for one day only, came with the morning ferry and left in the evening. The horse ride along the coast was the highlight of the day! Amazing views, lovely... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2016
Stuttgart, Germany
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Stuttgart, Germany
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We visited Vestmannaeyjar for one day only, came with the morning ferry and left in the evening. The horse ride along the coast was the highlight of the day! Amazing views, lovely horses, even for us, riding for the second time in life. Asa was very acommodating, she collected us from the exhibition and afterwards drove back to town. Great... More 

Thank kasia-ffm
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2 reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I loved our adventure with the horses! We called in the late afternoon and the owner took us for a 6:00pm ride! We had a small intimate group and that was perfect! The owner talked with us the entire ride about the island and the horses. We took an hour long ride down to the black beaches... More 

Thank Birte G
El Segundo, California
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our ride with Lyngfell stables. We were on a day trip from a cruise ship, Asa picked up our family (had to make two trips!) and we enjoyed a one hour ride. The loop was lovely... on the beach and then up the ridgeline. We felt lucky to stumble onto this experience!

Thank madaku411
Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

What an enjoyable and beautiful way to experience vestmannaeyjar. Our best recommendations! The very best guides, the horses and the best scenery!

Thank Sissel F
1 review
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic way to see the island. We went on a 1 hour ride down to the shore which was sheltered from the wind where we saw the lava fields, seals and the surtsey island in the distance. We then headed up hill where there was a view of everything! Eldfell, helgafell and the mainland. Asa provided lots... More 

Thank James P
Bovey Tracey, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

We only went for the hour ride as we were on Heimaey for a long day trip from the mainland. I emailed the night before to arrange. It was just myself and my husband who went on the ride with Asa and her husband. It was a very windy day but they chose a good route and Asa talked about... More 

Thank gaildevonshirelass
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Great host, great ride, great view ! Perfect 11/10 :) The woman and her daughter make the ride perfect, safe, plaisant C'était grandiose

Thank MariFrance L
Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

I love riding in Iceland and have ridden several places on the mainland, but this was by far the best experience I have ever had. We didn't have any idea of places to ride when we arrived on the island, so we stopped in the tourist center and the lady there called Ása and put her on the phone with... More 

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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want to see the beautiful nature of the Westmannyear from top of a icelandic horse together with great company. Asa and her family are very nice people, and riding with them is truly amazing.

1 Thank Tina P
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

I had never ridden a horse before and Lyngfell Stables was a great choice for my first experience! I was lucky with the weather and it was sunny and calm so it was quite a large group I went riding with. They put me on a horse that follows the group at the back so I wouldn't have to do... More 

2 Thank cerussell1

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