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 töltrides following historical riding trails of the north in the hoof steps of Vikings and Icelandic travelers 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 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 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 "between the glaciers"

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

Price for Sprengisandur / Dream tour part I  495.000 iskr /3290 euros /3490 USD

26.7 - 1.8 Golden Highlights of the South

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 Goldend Highlights of the South /Dream tour part II  330.000 iskr /2290 euros /2390 USD

3.8 - 9.8 Valleys and Beaches of the West

6 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 Valleys and Beaches of the West / Dream tour part III 330.000 iskr. /2290 euros /2390 USD

12.8 - 24.8 Wild Westfjords

12 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 euros/ 4490 USD

27.8 - 2.9 Trails of the Vikings Part V

Part 5 takes us along the northcoast following trails of the Vikings in the countryside of Northwest Iceland. We ride through the farmlands and heaths of Laxárdalsheiði, Hrútafjarðarháls, along the lake Hope and in to the valley Blöndudalur . This part is a mixture of nice trails in the countryside and some heathland trails of the area! 

 Price pr person  330.000 iskr /2290 euros /2390 USD

4.9 - 10.9 Homecoming ! Part VI

The last part of the Dreamtour we call the homecoming !  We start this part in Skagafjörður  and ride across hillsides and fjords home to Saltvík !

  Price 330.000 iskr /2290 euros /2390 USD

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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