10 days in Iceland Itinerary

10 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
2
Skogar
— 3 nights
3
Reykjavik
— 5 nights

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Blaskogabyggd

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, thenadmire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Blaskogabyggd trip itinerary planning website.

Paris, France to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Paris in December; daily highs in Blaskogabyggd reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Skogar.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Strokkur, Bruarfoss Waterfall
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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Skogar

Skogar ©
Take a trip to Skogar for a chance to see a picture-perfect glacier and a collection of waterfalls fed by the Skoga River.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lava Centre and Natural History Museum (Natturugripasafn Vestmannaeyja). Take a break from the city and head to Skogafoss and Sólheimajökulll. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, stroll through Black Sand Beach, delve into the distant past at Rutshellir Cave, and take an in-depth tour of Skogar Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Skogar travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Blaskogabyggd to Skogar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Blaskogabyggd in December, Skogar is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Skogar

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Vik, Natural History Museum (Natturugripasafn Vestmannaeyja), Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, Lava Centre
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get some cultural insight at Thingvellir National Park and Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition. Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Horseback Riding Tours. Step out of Reykjavik with an excursion to Thermal Spas in Grindavik--about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, get your game on at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and examine the collection at Aurora Reykjavik.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Reykjavik visit planner.

Getting from Skogar to Reykjavik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Skogar in December, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Reykjavik. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Thermal Spas
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Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja

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