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Our guests are like family to us, we offer personal service, small groups and excellent tailor-made tours.Everyone from first time riders to Icelandic horse addicts are welcome. We like to share our Viking treasure and its captivating gaits in a...more
Vegamot, Varmahlid 560, Iceland
+354 453 8383
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the 2 hour ride, the weather conditions were not great but we were given thick overalls to keep us warm and we had a wonderful time. Despite the low cloud we still enjoyed the scenery, especially the waterfall. My husband and I were...More

Thank Nicola J
Reviewed 13 September 2018

An absolutely wonderful experience with the team at Hestasport. We organized a 4 day small group tour, and worked directly with Hestasport to customize it - they very patiently helped us craft the perfect itinerary suited to both novices and intermediates. This was truly the...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We did the 2 hour Country Life ride. It wasn't difficult for us novice riders and we even did several tolt sequences! It was bumpy but fun. Our horses were the best, most gentle animals. We were outfitted with helmets and given a quick tutorial...More

Thank BoardingPass801523
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We just finished an amazing ride with Hestasport. The scenery was great, our guide was very knowledgeable and since were all experienced riders we were able to ride quite a bit at the Tolt (Icelandic horse lateral gait). We have a fantastic time and I...More

Thank gambitcat
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We signed up for a two hour ride, having little or no experience with horseriding on beforehand. Two young German guides were very nice, and accommodated everyone in the group. The horses were called man dental, and we even managed to do the tølt (ambling...More

Thank Gundel
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We had a 3hr ride and it was in 1 word amazing. Learned a lot about the unique Icelandic horse, had the chance to ride in tölt a few times, making the tour around the river delta a unique experience. We rode in a very...More

Thank Geert V
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Last minute, we booked a 1 hour ride for 3 people to break up a long day of driving on our ring road trip. They easily accommodated us and made the best of our one hour ride. Many places would just let you ride around...More

Thank CrazyBoater
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful ride with our tour guide Anika! She was a joy to ride with. Absolutely stunning scenery, friendly and knowledable guidance, and beautiful Icelandic horses.

Thank Chris8529
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Very fortuitous- I booked a private ride for my daughter who is experienced US equestrian. All of us learned about the Icelandic horse and its five gaits and visited with the horses in the pasture. My daughter had great rides and very thorough instruction —...More

Thank bobcatq
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our four days of riding at Hestasport, which included two full-day trips, one north through the river delta and one south up into the starkly beautiful hills. I imagine the experience is rather different if one has never been on a horse...More

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