Quick info

Tour name: Specialty of the Season

Age limit: 7 Years

Duration: 1,5 - 2 hours

Physical rating: Easy

Pick up: Available from Reykjavík

Meeting point: Eldhestar, 816 Ölfus

This tour starts with a 1.5-2 hours riding tour in the spirit of the Vikings. Where we go depends on wind, weather and the participants’ riding experience.

When we have dismounted our horses, a traditional meal that varies with the season awaits us.

  • Autumn’s Leaves (September – December) The Icelandic speciality Hangikjöt.
  • Thorrablot – Back to the Viking midwinter blot (January – April) Thorrablot: traditional exotic Icelandic food. (There are modern alternatives for vegetarians).


  • Pick up and drop off
  • Riding for 1 1/2 - 2 hours
  • Lunch at our hotel
  • Helmets and rain gear/winter overalls

What to bring

  • Please wear clothes according to weather and solid shoes
  • We recommend hiking boots

Good to know

This tour is offered all year round.

1.5 – 2 hours of riding, including lunch.

Hotel pick-up in Reykjavik every day between 08:00 – 08:30. Return to Reykjavík ca. 13:00.
Note that pick up from hótels in Seltjarnarnes, Hafnarfjörður, Kópavogur and Mosfellsbær is at 7:45 and pick up from Hveragerði and Selfoss is at 8:45.

Please let us know if there are any dietary needs like if there are allergies or vegetarians.