Weekend Tours

Weekend Tours

Weekend Tours

Experience a weekend riding in Lofoten!

Friday: Welcome and get to know your guides and farm

We pick you up at Leknes or Svolvaer airport and drive to Hov. Check in at the Lofoten Links Lodges.  Welcoming dinner in the restaurant at the farm.

Northern lights tour: At 22:00 Riding for approximately 2 hours at night from Hov Horse Farm. Easy ride to become familiar with the guides and horses on the farm. Hopefully we get to see the northern lights from horseback.

Saturday: Vestvågøy and Aalan Cheese Farm

Day trip from Viking Museum at Borg (www.lofotr) to Aalan cheese farm. www.aalan.no A 5-6 hour ride including ecological lunch at Åland farm, where can taste many of their famous goat cheeses. Medium/demanding tour.

Sunday: Full day tour at Gimsøy

Day trip on Gimsøy. Travel the Vikingvei/Viking Old Road and have lunch in the traditional Sami Lavvo in Vinje valley. Medium demanding tour. 5-6 hour ride. Lunch included.  Dinner in the evening at Låven.

Transport to airport after the tour.

Price and booking

Price per person: 11990,- NOK

Includes accommodation in double room Lofoten Links Lodges luxury standard (where you will share a living room and kitchen with your fellow riders), riding tours, transport and food as described in the programme. Drinks are not included.

Single room supplement: 1500,- NOK

Additional: We can arrange sightseeing tours and other activities in Lofoten for an additional cost.

Booking and questions:  info@hovgard.no or telephone +47 975 59501

Deposit and payments

50% of the full payment must be made within 14 days of the reservation to serve as a deposit. Final payment must be made 4 weeks before the tour date.


All cancellations must be given in writing and will be charged as follows:

  • Tours can be cancelled up to 6 weeks prior to the tour date with no cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations with 6-2 weeks’ notice will be charged 50% of the total amount.
  • Cancellation with less than 2 weeks’ notice will be charged 100% of total amount.

In case of too much snow and bad weather we might have to alter or cancel tours. Other terms and conditions: https://hovgard.no/en/rideturer/terms-and-conditions/