Islandpferde Frankenhöhe is an Icelandic horse riding school and livery/boarding stables located near the historic cities of Nuremberg and Ansbach.

The school is run by Annika Fischer, a certified Icelandic horse trainer (IPZV) with 20 years of experience with gaited horses.

Annika Fischer certified trainer for horseback riding - Icelandic horses 


If you are looking for riding activities or wish to experience the smoothness and swiftness of the tölt gait on a sure-footed horse, look no further! We are the right port of call.

Our services:

  • Riding lessons for children and adults of any level (absolute beginners, advanced and competition riders)
  • Trail riding/pleasure riding into the picturesque Franconian countryside
  • Riding holidays
  • Lungeing
  • Seat training
  • Birthday parties with ponies! (fun games, campfire, walks/riding, and much more.)

We also offer Gift Vouchers of our services.


horseback riding in Nuremberg


   Horseback riding Nuremberg Islandpferde Frankenhöhe


Our facilities:

  • Riding hall
  • Large riding arena
  • Round pen

 islandpferde frankenhoehe riding arena    riding hall


Our rates:


  • Individual: € 26 (45 min.)
  • Group: € 20 (45 min.)
  • Trail riding/pleasure riding: € 25 (90 min.) / € 30 (120 min.) / € 40 (180 min.) / € 50 (240 min.) / € 85 (full day including picnic)
  • Children's birthday parties: € 75 (€ 5 per additional child)

Our horses are well trained and sure-footed, each of them with its own unique and endearing character.

Do not hesitate to contact us! Either by phone (+49 173 3989658) or email (info@islandpferde-frankenhö

If you are looking for top-rate accommodation in the area, we recommend the Brunnenhof, a farm guesthouse run by the kind Hein family which offers holiday flats with  spacious and comfortable rooms.