Riding Iceland DREAM tour 2021

"Western Wilderness"


About The Dream tour 2021

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 wich 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 toltrides following historical riding trails of the north in the hoofsteps 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 scenaries 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 pr 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 day by day info´s about each part/tour will be set up soon and each part respresented as a individual tour in our tourselection on this website 

15.7 - 24.7 Sprengisandur

9 day´s ride across the highlands, from Saltvík in the north to Þjórsárdalur in the south . We follow an ancient trail crossing rivers and lavasands with glacieers on both sides and breathtaking view anywhere we look. 

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

26.7 - 1.8 Golden Highlights of the South

.   6 day´s ride in the southern highlands visiting Gullfoss, Geysir and the National park of Þingvellir . We ride in to the valley´s of Borgarfjörður following old paths of travellers 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 Goldend Highlights of the South /Dream tour part II  2290 euros /2390 USD

4.8 - 11.8 Valley´s and Beaches of the West

7 days ride in the west with the "Löngufjörur Beaches" as  highlights.. We ride from the Valley´s of Borgarfjörður, along the amazing Löngufjörur and across the Snæfellsnes peninsula enjoying scenary of Breiðafjörður with its endless islands and rich birdlife. 

Price for Valley´s and Beaches of the West / Dream tour part III 2490 euros /2590 USD

13.8 23.8 Wild Westfjords

10 day´s in the remote mountains of the Westfjords crossing the glacier Drangajökull and enjoying extreme scenary and views from mountainstops and hills of the mighty  and  peaceful Westfjords! 

Price for Wild Westfjords / Dream tour part IV 3490 euros/ 3690 USD

25.8 - 10.9 Trails of the Vikings Part V -VI

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

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    Duration 50 days
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    Departure dates Jul 15 2021
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    Tour operator Saltvík Family {texti}
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If you are interested in joining this tour, please enter the following information about you and your group and we will be in contact with you shortly to discuss the tour and arrangement. Please note that submitting this form is not a binding commitment on your behalf. You can make the final decision after we have answered all your questions and you are confident that this is the tour for you.

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Thank you so much for an amazing experience! i expected great things, but you guys and the horses, company, food, everything completely blew me away! FANTASTIC:) - KELLY from California…
I never dreamed my riding would lead to an experience as wonderful and memoriable like this tour. A challenge but worth every part of it. The horses are truly amazing… Ruth Canada