Northern Lights Tour

days 4 days nights 3 nights
Weight limit
120 kg / 265 lb

This package includes various horseback tours, visits to thermal pools and sightseeing of popular natural attractions in the southern region of Iceland. Following the morning ride, guests can enjoy a warm lunch of soup and coffee at the comfortable hotel before continuing with more horseback riding, swimming in the excellent thermal pool in Hveragerði or sightseeing. On the final day, there will be a trip to Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot springs and Thingvellir national park. If the sky is clear and the Aurora Borealis is expected, guests can easily step outside to witness the stunning phenomenon.

US$ 1 210
per tourist for 4 days
Date of Travel
Number of tourists
up to 16 tourists over 12 years old
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Photo Hróðmar B.
Hróðmar B. is the organizer and guide of this trip
The organizer speaks: English, German
Hróðmar, one of the founders and owners of the organisation. He is an economist, has worked with horses in Iceland and abroad and also enjoys guiding wilderness tours.

Tour highlights

Northern Lights
When the sky is clear and the Aurora Borealis forecast promising, you can just walk outside to observe the stunning phenomena
You Will Tölt!
Enjoy the invigorating and liberating tölt, a gait exclusive to the lively and compact Icelandic horses
See the Golden Circle
We will see famous Geysir geothermal area, the “golden waterfall” Gullfoss and Thingvellir National Park

Route details

Day 1
Evening Arrival

The tour begins in the evening. Guests who arrive in Iceland  on the same day take the aiport shuttle “Flybus” (Reykjavik Excursions) from the airport to Reykjavík (BSÍ bus terminal). We will pick you up at BSÍ or at your hotel / guesthouse between 17.30 and 18.00 and drive to our farm near to the village of Hveragerði (ca. 40 minutes driving), where you will be staying at our Hotel. An information letter with a detailed description of the following days will be offered upon arrival. The day ends with dinner at the Hotel.

Day 2
Meadows, Mountains and Winter Warmth
Day 3
Hot Springs and Soft River Banks
Day 4
The Heritage Trail and The Golden Circle
Tour organizer's comments

The tour is for everyone, but require very good physical condition as we cover 20-25 km per day and ride a lot of tölt (about trot speed). Participants must be able to mount a horse with little assistance.



3 nights
3 nights
Our Hotel

Our 3* hotel or a nearby hotel in double rooms with private facilities. All rooms are outfitted with the luxurious Hästens beds, unrivaled sleep comfort handcrafted from sustainable, natural materials, such as genuine hypoallergenic horsehair, cotton, wool, flax and Swedish pinewood. Each room has a door to the garden, allowing you to step outside and observe the northern lights, weather and season permitting. Each room has washbasins and soap. Bed linens, towels, Wi-Fi and parking are included free of charge.

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Group meeting place

Capital Region, sveitarfélög Reykjavíkurborg, Reykjavík Airport

Tour conditions


  • English speaking guide;
  • riding and safety equipment;
  • 2.5 on horseback;
  • half day sightseeing tour “Golden Circle”;
  • transfer from/to Reykjavik;
  • accommodation at out hotel or a nearby hotel in double rooms with private facilities;
  • 11% VAT;
  • all meals (breakfast, light lunch, coffee & cake, 3-course dinner).


  • flights;
  • tips;
  • transfer from Keflavík to Reykjavik;
  • dinner on the last evening;
  • personal expenses.

Group size

up to 16 tourists


4 days
3 nights

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • good shoes;
  • comfortable pants (riding pants not necessary);
  • gloves; 
  • buff;
  • a small waist bag for a camera;
  • swimsuit;
  • towel.
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Dates and Prices

  • US$ 1 210
    29 Jan – 1 Feb, 2024 4 days 3 nights
  • US$ 1 210
    12 – 15 Feb, 2024 4 days 3 nights
  • US$ 1 210
    26 – 29 Feb, 2024 4 days 3 nights
  • US$ 1 210
    4 – 7 Mar, 2024 4 days 3 nights
  • US$ 1 210
    18 – 21 Mar, 2024 4 days 3 nights
  • US$ 1 210
    25 – 28 Mar, 2024 4 days 3 nights
  • US$ 1 210
    8 – 11 Apr, 2024 4 days 3 nights
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