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| 816 ölfus, Selfoss, Iceland
+354 892 3066
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Short beginners tour near Reykjavik (2 hours)

Got picked up at hotel right on time. Horses was ready for us, the guide made a couple of calls to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lise E
Family horse business

Had a great little ride with Solhestar. Excellent guide and fun horses. This is a family owned... read more

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| 816 ölfus, Selfoss, Iceland
+354 892 3066
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Got picked up at hotel right on time. Horses was ready for us, the guide made a couple of calls to change horses before we got there which was a very good service! We had one very experienced rider and two beginners. Great tour, got...More

Thank Lise E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great little ride with Solhestar. Excellent guide and fun horses. This is a family owned small business that want to specialize on client satisfaction and friendly service. They have a variety of rides from one hour to days. Provide all the gear you...More

Thank ddwildbird
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon a call in the morning, Solhestar was able to take our family of four ( including our 7 and 10 year old sons who never rode a horse before) on a one hour ride that same day. It turned out to be the nicest...More

Thank Borka2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Solhestar came highly recommended by a couple of Reykavik locals we had spoken to the day prior. We booked the Red Lava Riding tour for the next day, which included pick up and drop off. I was nervous to ride since I had very little...More

Thank slsbok
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guides were very unfriendly - they didn't even asked our names - and you feel it they do the same tour all over again and they do it only for getting their day pay. The walk is outside the city but very closed to cars...More

Thank Nicoletta201609
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very long tour of beautiful landscape that ends at the beach then you are driven back to the ranch.5-6 hours of riding time. Generally a nice experience BUT the tour guide was not exactly friendly. She was quiet to the extreme I think said...More

Thank Brownintow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for teenagers and young adults. Made last-minute arrangements and we were lucky to have a private ride… (Only because it wasn't busy that day… )I was thrilled that-they answer the emails late at night so I could be secure with my plans for the...More

Thank E G
Reviewed 8 August 2017

After our rafting trip was cancelled we sought out a spot near Sellfoss to ride Icelandic Horses. We saw their name in a brochure at the hotel and we were able to make a last minute reservation for 10. They were very accommodating in taking...More

Thank Jim R
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

From our punctual pickup to the terrific 4-5 hour ride through open meadows, the black sand beach, across rivers, more meadows, the open road; the delicious sandwich and snack in the middle; then at the finish, a cozy and hospitable meal featuring homemade soup, cheeses...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was everyone's favorite activity. We went on the family trail ride with Susanna and Regina. They were enthusiastic and knowledgeable. They let us go at our own pace and offered unique details about our surroundings. The Icelandic horse is gentle and our ride was...More

1  Thank Eva S
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