Introduction to the Icelandic Horse - Horse Show

Shows, Concerts & Sports in Iceland

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The Icelandic horse is unique as it is the only breed in the world that holds all five gaits; walk, trot, gallop, tölt and flying pace. Our equestrian shows aim to introduce the Icelandic horse in its natural environment and tell about its history. The breeds unique qualities are brought to life with emphasis on the horse‘s multiple skills and diversity. Brúnir Horse show takes place at the farm Brúnir, near Akureyri in North Iceland and the length of the show is around 20 minutes. The show starts daily at 10:00 AM. After the show guests are welcome to interact with the horses, explore the farm which has a café and art gallery on site.
The equestrian show starts at 10:00 AM daily at Brúnir Farm in North Iceland. During the show you will be introduced to the Icelandic Horse, it's unique character, the five gaits, it's colours and history. The show will take approximately 20 minutes. After the show guests are welcome to interact with the horses and ask the rider questions.  Brúnir Horse houses an art gallery, studio and an exhibition area where guests can view the farmer’s paintings and artworks that are on display and for sale. Additionally, other artists will exhibit in the art gallery at Brúnir occasionally. Guests are welcome to explore the studio and art gallery free of charge.  There is also a cosy café on site which guests can sit down and have a hearty lunch, coffee and desserts. Please note that refreshments are not included in the price.

What’s included

  • Admission ticket to Horse Show
  • Entrance fees to Art Gallery

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks