Magical Winter Ride on the Icelandic Horse

March 22nd, 2017|

One of the most fantastic activities to do while in Iceland is to complete a horse riding tour on the majestic Icelandic Horse.

Driving through the Icelandic countryside you will see pastures full of wild Icelandic horses. Tourists often stop to admire and take pictures of these absolutely beautiful creatures as they drive to see the […]

Horseback riding vacation on Snaefellsness Peninsula, Iceland

December 15th, 2010|

Horseback riding vacation on Snaefellsness Peninsula in Iceland

Though I’d had the chance to ride an Icelandic horse on my first horseback riding vacation to Iceland in 2009, I knew I wanted to do it again when I returned in September of 2010. Feeling my horse break into a tölt (a special gait that […]

Horseback Riding Vacation in Reykjavik, Iceland

November 10th, 2010|

Horseback Riding Vacation in Reykjavik, Iceland

Even for those tourists who aren’t horse crazy, the horses in Iceland hold a special appeal. Not only are they incredibly friendly and docile – just pull over on the side of a field when driving in Iceland and you’ll soon be surrounded by curious horses – they’re also endowed […]

Horseback Riding Vacation in Iceland

March 17th, 2010|

 

Horseback Riding Vacation and Farm Holiday in Magical Iceland

Imagine going on a horseback riding vacation at the top of the word! While I’ve not yet been to Iceland, it actually has ” continental divide techtonic plates” separating North America from Europe. It also offers blue glaciers, boiling hot water geysers and a moon-like landscape used […]