Horse-riders will easily enjoy their hobby. In Iceland, several farm owners rent their horses. Some organisers even provide scheduled hiking activities for close to ten days.
The Icelandic horse was imported by the Vikings and is accustomed to extreme climates.© Thierry Lauzun / age fotostock
You're pretty much guaranteed to come across these animals in a country where there is a horse for every inhabitant.© Michel Megret / age fotostock
Horse-riding will enable you to reach some pretty remote areas of outstanding beauty.© Sami Sarkis / age fotostock
It may well look like a pony, but the Icelandic horse is a sturdy animal which is used to extreme climates.© Kristjan Maack / age fotostock
The faithful Icelandic horse carries its rider through spectacular landscapes, like an experienced stallion.© Hans Willi Niermann / age fotostock