Be carried away by Iceland's currents and creatures in this spectacular dual adventure that combines adrenaline and appreciation for the region's natural diversity.
Adventure Combo Trip in Iceland. River Rafting & Horse Riding.
Trip difficulty: 2+ out of 5 possible.
Rated: Easy.Day trip, available directly from Reykjavik in Iceland.
Tour Highlights:- Horseback Riding - Ölfus - River Rafting- Hvita River
The trip starts at the farm Vellir in Ölfus where the first half of the day is spent riding on Iceland's beautiful horses whilst exploring the offbeat open nature. This tour gives you a true taste of Icelandic nature and the opportunity to get to experience a ride with the unique Icelandic horses. We provide all the necessary equipment and a friendly horse that fits your skills. What better way to become in sync with Iceland's nature than on a unique and peaceful horseback riding excursion.
Back at Hotel Eldhestar your are served a delicious fish soup. After lunch we will make our way to Drumbo Base camp, where you will go on your river rafting adventure down the Hvitá river. The river has a perfectly balanced mix of serene canyons and adrenaline pumping waves and rapids. Join our trip 7 kilometers down the beautiful river and the chance to jump from high cliffs into the glacial waters. No one should leave Iceland without experiencing the power of its rivers and the scenic canyons of Brúarhlöð. The rafting is suitable for kids 12 years and older.
This truly is the ultimate family activity trip. Nature & action combined in one perfect day!
Disclaimer: All rafting & riding trips are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents which are caused by its customers or can be traced to there own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherent risk.
Pick-up from Reykjavík, horse riding, lunch, river rafting on the Hvítá river and a BBQ dinner.
Warm sweater (no cotton), bathing suit, towel and a change of clothing.