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Hekluhestar, Hella

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Hekluhestar - Riding tours since 1981. The Austvaðsholt farm, which is the heart of Hekluhestar, has the character of a family farm were the horses are the focal point of all activities.

Join us on a Summer Night Ride in June, where you ride into the bright Icelandic night. If you

prefer a Day Ride, you can ride with us for one hour up to a day. If you can’t get enough of

riding you are welcome on our Highland tours – 6 and 8 day rides. June to August we offer riding tours through lavafields and volcanic ash desert and other impressive scenery close to the famous volcano Hekla and Landmannalaugar. If you prefer hiking, make it more memorable and Hike with Packhorses
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  • I had the chance to participate in the trekking of 8 days this summer and it was magical! I can't recommend this hike to riders confirmed, in love of open spaces and long overlapped at an incredible rate! Anita and her team are adorable, the horses are super well cared for and trained. Super comfortable (too great tölt!), listening to the rider, well in their head and with an incredible energy! Anita knows very well his horses and choose those that suit us best. Ride with 60 horses in the wild in the Icelandic mountains is an experience that I'm not ready to forget!
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  • Anita was so hospitable and every stop along the tour was so well planned. My favorite spot was unicorn mountain and the mountain but we stayed in there. I got to ride three incredible horses and the ...  more »
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