USEFUL INFORMATION

Fjallahestar offers a variety of riding tours for beginners as well as the experienced rider, for individuals and groups. It is the rider’’s responsibility to assess their own level of riding proficiency. Our horses are friendly and have been trained specially for riding in the Mountains of Tröllaskagi.

Sauðanes surroundings offer a variety of excellent riding paths in the Mountains where our guests are surrounded by beautiful landscape and nature. You can decide the pace and/or the route. Tours begin at Sauðanes and guests can be picked up in Siglufjörður if they are staying there. Although you are not in good walking condition you can always ride a horse. It’’s the perfect way to get enjoy nature, experience the variety of the landscape, the culture, and the history.

Lunch bags, i.e. food and drinks, are included in our day tours over 3 hours.

Riders should be dressed in warm clothes and sturdy shoes. Gloves are also necessary. On day tours we can lend you a wool sweater (lopapeysa).

Fjallahestar will provide safety helmets and riding gear for the horses.

PRICES

Short tours: 5000 ISK – includes 1 and a half hour of riding, experienced guide and riding and safety equipment.

Longer tours: Please contact us for further information in regards to prices along with information about group size and experience. We want that everyone can have a chance to experience horseback riding on the Icelandic horse so we try to make every group a reasonable and affordable offer.

USEFUL LINKS

THE WEATHER AT SAUÐANES

The weather in Iceland changes all the time so it’s good to check the weather forecast regularly

SIGLFIRÐINGUR

The local Siglufjörður newsfeed website 

SIGLÓ.IS

General and useful information about Siglufjörður and its surroundings.

MBL.IS

Icelandic News

MY VISIT NORTH ICELAND

Get to know North Iceland and all the exciting adventures it has to offer.