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The Dreamtour

About the Dream tour

In 2016 Riding Iceland organised one of the biggest riding adventures of all times in Iceland „ Around Vatnajökull“ 1000 km ride with 80 horses and 20 riding companions of different nationalities.  After the tour the idea came up to finish the quest  and ride around Iceland with our guests !  

Here we go again !!  Riding Iceland Dream tour 2021  II  

 The Dream tour includes 6 individual riding tours which all have their special highlights representing the contrasts of Icelandic nature. Extreme highland riding experience on Sprengisandur trail across Iceland from north to south, Golden highlights of the south, Gullfoss, Geysir and the national park of Þingvellir. The unforgettable beach rides of Löngufjörur on the peninsula of Snæfellsnes. Climbing the high mountains of Westfjords with it´s fantastic views and clear wilderness. Endless töltrides following historical riding trails of the north in the hoof steps of Vikings and Icelandic travellers of the past.  

Our plan is to run the dream tour regularly in the next years so riders/guests can ride different parts every year and enjoy different sceneries and highlights  

Special offer for old riding friends (All guests that already have finished a Riding Iceland tour in the past years).. 10 % discount from official price and 20 % discount if more than one part is booked per year. 

Join “Riding Iceland Dream Team” and select one or more of the amazing selection of riding tours included in the Dream tour project!!

Detailed information

Part 1 – Sprengisandur (15.07 – 24.07)

9 days ride across the highlands, from Saltvík in the north to Þjórsárdalur in the south. We follow an ancient trail crossing rivers and lava sand with glaciers on both sides and breathtaking view anywhere we look. 

Price for Sprengisandur / Dream tour part I 3290 euros /3490 USD

Part 2 – Golden Highlights of the South (26.07 – 01.08)

6 days ride in the southern highlands visiting Gullfoss, Geysir and the National park of Þingvellir. We ride in to the valleys of Borgarfjörður following old paths of travelers used since the settlements of Iceland when chieftains from different parts of Iceland gathered at Þingvellir to settle quarrels and fulfill laws at Almannagjá already in the age of settlements.

Price for Golden Highlights of the South /Dream tour part II  2290 euros /2390 USD

Part 3 – Valleys and Beaches of the West (03.08 – 09.08)

7 days ride in the west with the “Löngufjörur Beaches” as highlights. We ride from the Valleys of Borgarfjörður, along the amazing Löngufjörur and across the Snæfellsnes peninsula enjoying the scenery of Breiðafjörður with its endless islands and rich birdlife. 

Price for Valleys and Beaches of the West / Dream tour part III 2290 EUR / 2390 USD

Part 4 – Wild Westfjords (12.08 – 24.08)

13 days in the remote mountains of the Westfjords crossing the glacier Drangajökull and enjoying extreme scenery and views from mountaintops and hills of the mighty and peaceful Westfjords! 

Price for Wild Westfjords / Dream tour part IV 4390 EUR / 4490 USD

Part 5 – Trails of the Vikings Part V and VI (27.08 – 02.09)

Our last journey from the Westfjords to Saltvík is still under construction and will be published soon! 

Part 6 – Homecoming (04.09 – 10.09)


50 days in 6 different parts


Departure dates 2021

15.07 – 24.07
26.07 – 01.08
03.08 – 09.08

12.08 – 24.08

27.08 – 02.09

04.09 – 10.09




+354 847 9515


Hestamiðstöðin Saltvík, 641 Húsavík

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