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Eldhestar takes pleasure in showing visitors to Iceland the unique wilderness with a horse.

You'll get to know an Iceland you may not have seen before, the Iceland of 100 or 1000 years ago; endless meadows, rushing glacial streams, hidden valleys, dormant volcanoes, and high mountains.
Elhestar offes itineraries that range from one or two hours to several days, to suit riders of all ages and abilities. Since their founding in 1986, they have expanded their roster of tours to include most of Iceland.

In June 2002 Eldhestar opened a countryside eco-hotel right by the farm. Hotel Eldhestar now has 26 double rooms with all facilities, including internet connection, conference facilities, hot tubs and a dining room for 60 - 70 people. Our goal has been to create a warm and cozy atmosphere and at the same time a luxurious feeling. The farm also has a large, sheltered garden and rustic cottage accommodation for up to 20 people.

All tours begin at the Eldhestar farm Vellir, just a 30 minute drive from Reykjavík.

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