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Saltvik

#10 of 19 things to do in Husavik Features Animals
Saltvik, Husavik 641, Iceland
+354 847 9515
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Horse trek

I had an outstanding experience with the Saltvik Farm hosts. 135 mi in 5 days on horseback. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Christel F
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Must do activity in Iceland

I joined the horse riding in Myvatn Lake. The staff there is very nice and explain the information... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
M C
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Saltvík offers riding experiences from short dayrides from the farm to multy day highland tours in the wilderness of Iceland
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  • Very good5%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Saltvik, Husavik 641, Iceland
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+354 847 9515

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had an outstanding experience with the Saltvik Farm hosts. 135 mi in 5 days on horseback. The trails and terrain showed a great variety of the Icelandic landscape and wildlife. Horses were fantastic and the extra activities were very fun: whale watching, waterfall stop,...More

Thank Christel F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I joined the horse riding in Myvatn Lake. The staff there is very nice and explain the information on horse riding in details. Although it mentioned 1.5-2 hours ride, it turned out to be more. Icelandic horse is very adorable. Even though you're first time...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mum and I did the "Diamond circle" trip (6 days) and it was probably one of the most unforgettable weeks of my life. The horses were amazing, and every day we'd get new favorites. The staff was incredible fun and helpful, they obviously cared...More

Thank Roobido
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a trip! I went together with my twenty year old daughter. This trip is recommended for riders who wants speed and excitement in beautiful nature. The horses were the best. I tried nine different horses, and loved all of them. We brought a...More

1  Thank Elin N
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was one of our favorite Iceland experiences. The horses are beautiful. The ride was through amazing scenery, and our guide led us through a variety of gaits (including the canter and the famous Icelandic tölt). I don't know if that's standard, but our guide...More

1  Thank DC3s
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Being recommended by whale watching company in Husavik we decided to go horseback riding at Saltvik farm. Upon arrival we were meet by a young girl and walked to the stable. Plus me and my husband, four other people joined the ride and we all...More

4  Thank traveleye2016
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a 2hr sea side ride from Saltvik. Initially wanted to book the lake Myvatn ride but was told the ride stop operating from 20 sep. So changed to the 2hr seaside ride. All in all our was a fun and enjoyable 2hrs...More

Thank kelvinz k
Reviewed 15 August 2016

owner Elsa was charming and place was spotless. beautiful view over the water and the fields of horses. just a few minutes from town and great restaurants

Thank Peg A
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I am not into riding but as our 15 year old was very keen, we did a beginners session at Saltvik. The horses are well kept and well behaved. Not sure what I expected but we basically walked very slowly in single file for about...More

Thank Wags63
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I went with my 5 year old daughter who had never ridden before, expecting that this would be a problem. I couldn't have been more wrong as we received the best service ever. The group was very small to begin with (5 people) but despite...More

Thank SteenJ
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