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West Iceland - Icelandic horses at their finest with top rider

Icelandic horses at their finest with top rider

(79 reviews)
Borgarfjördur, West Iceland, Iceland
35 mins

About the tour

Visiting a professional rider at Hestaland and being introduced to some of the finest horsemanship there is and the qualities of this good-tempered breed of horses that have evolved in Iceland over the centuries, having up to five gaits while other breeds have three or four..

Meet your local guide


Albert is a freelance tourguide, determined to provide his guests with a personal and memorable experience from their visit to his beloved Iceland.

Albert has been guiding since Dec 2013

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to West Iceland with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 35 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from West Iceland. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Gail B.

31 March 2021

Another really lovely tour of Iceland with the incomparable Albert who goes to such lengths to answer questions and provide fantastic views of this fantastic place.

Essex Babs 🌞🇬🇧 U.

31 March 2021

Excellent tour with Albert to show us fabulous Icelandic horses. Very interesting thankyou

Annette H.

31 March 2021

Beautiful. Absolutely worthwhile, love Albert's tours, the scenery is stunning.


31 March 2021

Great tour and post cards

veronica u.

31 March 2021

This was a special treat. Love the Icelandic ponies and this is such a nice way to see them. Thank you.

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