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Lovely ride

Well trained, obedient horses. Various lengths of rides around the local area and further afield... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Totally amazing, in every aspect!

My third time at Saltvik - and certainly not the last. Bjarni and his family, his staff and his... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Saltvik offers riding experiences from short dayrides from the farm to multy day highland tours in the wilderness of Iceland.
Saltvik, Husavik 641, Iceland
+354 892 4645
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well trained, obedient horses. Various lengths of rides around the local area and further afield. Attentive staff really look after everyone. Various abilities/ experience catered for.

Thank Katecambridgeshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My third time at Saltvik - and certainly not the last. Bjarni and his family, his staff and his wonderful horses always overwhelm me. Saltvik really has a special place in my heart!

Thank AnnaS2395
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family took the seaside short tour. The beginning was difficult; it was too cold and one of our boys afraid from the horses. But with professionalism and patience, the guide took as forward and the ride (especially on the sea shore) was very rewarding...More

Thank DAG4
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Words cannot describe how incredible this week long experience was. It was truly the most outstanding Adventure of my Life (and I have been on a few, lol)! I cannot wait to do it again! Iceland and its people are beautiful, gentle and kind, and...More

Thank lernster910
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This was the most incredible experience- I had the 2 most wonderful guides- one from Germany and one from Austria- and we had a small group ( 5 of us) and the guides were so kind, friendly, talkative, helpful.... the horses were so well cared...More

Thank Virginia4047
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I went last summer 2017 with my group from America. We had a blast. The horses were smooth and powerful. Bjarni and his staff had full control and matched us with the perfect horses. The landscapes where breath taking. We traveled areas you could never...More

Thank REN6691
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We had an AMAZING time riding at Saltvik. Our guide (I can't remember her name) was great. She quickly explained the procedures with the horses and led us on a beautiful two hour ride. We walked on the hills along the black sand beaches. The...More

Thank AubreyS50
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Very nice 2 hours tour in the lava fields. Riding icelandic horses is already a new experience by itself. The guides are very friendly and smiling, horses are easy to ride, nature is different from what you find elsewhere. It would be good to extend...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice 2 hour ride. The horses were very easy to ride, which was good as we had little to no previous experience. It was lovely to ride along the path towards the bay and even along the beach for a bit....More

Thank LissaJ41
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I went for a ride today at Saltvik just outside Husavik and it was great. I am an experienced rider which normally means in other riding schools you get the one that fly bucks or hates other horses but not here. The horse were all...More

Thank fr0m0xf0rd
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