Get up close and personal with the Icelandic horse.

A riding tour on an Icelandic horse is a perfect way to get in touch with the Icelandic nature!

Just down the street from Hjarðarból Guesthouse is a perfect little horse rental called Sólhestar.

On a riding tour with Sólhestar you will be shown how wonderful it is to meet the Icelandic horse. Sólhestar is owned and operated by the husband and wife of Sólmundur and Sjöfn. They opened up in 2010 in Ölfus and has since grown and prospered. Today they run horserental in two locations, Ölfus and Reykjavík. 

Sólhestar offers 15 different tours, short-, day-, combo- and muti-daytours, all year round in both Ölfus and Reykjavík. And with over 80 horses you can be sure to get the right horse for you.