Horse Riding & Puffin Watching from Reykjavik

Embark on an Icelandic adventure with morning horseback riding and an afternoon puffin tour.

Discover the magic of Iceland with our exclusive package, where you’ll embark on an unforgettable adventure. Begin your day with a captivating 1.5-2 hour horseback riding tour through enchanting landscapes, guided by Eldhestar. Afterward, immerse yourself in the world of puffins on an exciting express tour in the afternoon.

As you wrap up your horseback journey, you’ll find yourself at Reykjavík’s Old Harbour, a charming area nestled near the heart of the city. Here, you can explore quaint cafes, fascinating museums, and trendy design shops at your leisure.

This tour is operated by Special Tours.
Starting point
8 hours
Not included
Minimum age
7 years
May - Aug
Qualified, energetic and fun guides for the best adventure!
We take immense pride in our exceptional team of local guides who are professionals, experts, and friendly. Their goal is to make your tour unforgettable.

Tour highlights & itinerary

This is what awaits you
What's included & excluded
  • Hotel pick-up from 8:00-8:45. Pick up and operation for horse riding is with Eldhestar.
  • 1.5 - 2 hours riding tour
  • Light lunch at Hotel Eldhestar
  • Drop-off to harbour area at approx. 13:00
  • Guided boat tour (1 hour)
  • Binoculars on board
  • 100% sightings!
  • After the Puffin Tour, hotel drop off available for additional fee.
What do I need to bring
  • We recommend bringing warm clothes and sunscreen during the summer months!
Important information
  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 23 hours or less before departure
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by Cynthia
Sigurjon was our guide and he was extremely knowledgeable and shared his passion and love for Iceland and for Icelandic music with us, and by the end of the tour he had made us his family. The places ... Read more
by Cynthia
Sigurjon was our tour guide and he was extremely knowledgeable and fun. He shared his passion for music and for Iceland with us, and by the end of the journey we were like a family, all discovering Ic... Read more
by Régis & Nathalie
Due to many late cancellations, we were only 3 of us on this tour. Many thanks to BusTravel Iceland for having maintained this excursion and to Runar and Gisli who properly made our day. The spots are... Read more
by Helen
The tour is very well-paced, and although you see a lot on the tour you do not feel that you are being rushed from one place to the next. There were good facilities (toilets, food) at most of the plac... Read more
by Lorenzo Verdelli
Everything in this tour was amazing. From the easy to find bus stop, to the perfect timing of the driver, the guide, the tour itself, ecc... My guide was "Baggy" and the driver "Albert" and they both ... Read more
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