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Horse Riding Vik – Easy Ride on the Black Sand Beach

If you are looking for a special experience while in Iceland, then you should definitely join this horseback riding tour from Vik, giving you the chance to ride an Icelandic horse on the famous black sand beach!

The tour is suitable for both beginners as well as more experienced riders. Meet with your guide at the stables in Vik and prepare for a unique adventure that includes crossing a little stream on your way to the famous black sand beach, the highlight of your tour. You will have the chance to see the Reynisdrangar basalt columns and make a photo stop at the beach. Your guide can take a nice photo of you on the horse. Ride along the entire beach to mountain Reynisfjall where there is a wide variety of bird life.

In the summer (end of May to September), you will have the chance to see puffins flying all around and over your heads. From the beach, you will ride back to the stables after what we hope was a great experience with the wonderful Icelandic horses and unique landscape.

This horseback riding tour is operated by one of our reliable partners.

Meeting point: The meeting point for this tour is in the centre of Vík, in the south of Iceland (Smiðjuvegur 6, 870 Vík)

Tour Code

Tour Code

HB-06

Season

Season

All Year

Duration

Duration

40-60 minutes

Location

Location

South Iceland

Difficulty

Difficulty

Easy

Age Limit

Age Limit

10 Years Old

Included:

  • Guided horseback riding tour
  • Helmet
  • All necessary equipment for the tour

Not included:

  • Everything that is not stated in the included list

What to bring?

  • Warm clothing
  • Waterproof outer layers
  • Hat
  • Gloves
  • Good boots

Meeting Point:

In the centre of Vik in South Iceland (Smiðjuvegur 6, 870 Vík)

Requirements:

Be at least 10 years old

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