Dyrafjordur Horse Riding

Starting from: Þingeyri
Season: 2nd Jan-31st Aug
Duration: 2 hours
Difficulty: 1/5 (suitable for beginners)
Minimum age: 6 years old
Min: 1 pax

This short horse riding day tour is suitable for beginners and novices. It takes you through the picturesque Sandá Valley in Dyrafjordur fjord.

We offer two standard tours, one shorter and one longer.

2 hour tour, including about an hour and 20 minutes on the horse: 9900 ISK per person. Departures at 10:00 and 13:00 every day from 1st June to 31st August, on request during winter season. Min 1 participant.

Longer tours are also on offer on request, contact us for more information.

This tour departs from the Sanda Valley, which is nestled amongst some of the tallest and most majestic mountains of the Westfjords, and offers great riding opportunities in a tranquil and picturesque setting.

The trip begins with getting comfortable with the Icelandic horse. After crossing the Sandá river and exploring the beautiful valley, we follow the river bank upto the sea. At the sea, we explore the pristine and unique blacksand beaches of the Westfjords before heading back.


- Guided horse riding tour
- Helmet and saddles


To bring:

- Sturdy shoes
- Warm and windproof clothing (suitable for the weather)