Waterfalls and Riding | East Iceland Wilderness Adventure

Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
9,5 hours
Difficulty
Medium
Language
English

Explore the east Icelandic wilderness with us on this charming riding tour. This excursion is a combination of horseback riding and hiking and a perfect experience for the nature-l...

Explore the east Icelandic wilderness with us on this charming riding tour. This excursion is a combination of horseback riding and hiking and a perfect experience for the nature-loving traveller. On this tour, we will take you to stunning waterfalls, through beautiful landscapes, and to an informative exhibition.     

The first destination of the tour is Hengifoss, one of the highest waterfalls in Iceland. The walk from the parking lot to the waterfall takes about 40-60 minutes. On the way there, we also come across another stunning waterfall, Litlanesfoss, which is crowned by exceptional high basalt columns, making it unique and extremely photogenic. After this waterfall walk, we'll ride through narrow valleys, adorned with magnificent escarpments and delicate undergrowth, inwards to the...

Included

Fully guided tour
Horses and riding gear
Rain gear if needed
Admission to the Wilderness exhibition
Lunch and refreshments

Activities

Horse Riding
Sightseeing

Attractions

Egilsstaðir
Lagarfljót
Hengifoss
Litlanesfoss
Wilderness Center
East Fjords

What to bring

Comfortable trousers for riding
Rain jacket or soft shell jacket
Rain pants or soft shell pants
Warm sweater or fleece jacket
Gloves
Woolen cap
Shoes suited to terrain
Water bottle (but you can also take a sip from some of the natural springs on the way)
Camera