Horseback Riding in Eyjafjörður
Tour ID: IN11
The Eyjafjörður area offers a variety of choices for horseback riding in different surroundings and is a perfect place for those who wish to enjoy either short or longer rides. A wonderful opportunity to learn about Icelandic horse under expert supervision.
- Icelandic Horse
- Riding out in the nature
- Panoramic views of Eyjafjörður
Riding from Skjaldarvík :
Skjaldarvík guesthouse from where the riding tours start is approx. 5 km north of Akureyri on the western side of Eyjafjörður. The approx. 2-hour tour includes 1½ hrs on horseback. You will follow trails along the seashore and then up to the hills surrounding Eyjafjorður. After your ride you can relax in the hot tub at the farm, overlooking the sea. Light refreshments are included in the price.
There is also a possibility for a "Ride and Dine" combo: after your riding tour enjoy a delicious evening meal at the guesthouse with fantastic views over Eyjafjörður.
January & February: 12:00
March - September
3 departures daily: 10:00 / 14:00 / 17:00
10:00 / 14:00
Prices per person - 1½ hour tour: ISK 11.900
Including: transfer from/to Akureyri, horseback riding (1½ hour) and light refreshments
Minimum age: 12 years
- All saftey equipment is supplied at both stables.
- Good shoes must be worn.
- Horses are matched to the riders ability (beginner to experienced).
- Pick up/drop off from Akureyri is included in the price.
- If you have small children and would prefer a shorter riding time this too can be arranged.
Please contact us for further details.