13 days in Iceland Itinerary

13 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Vik
— 3 nights
car:  4 h
3
Vatnajokull National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Reykjahlid
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
5
Grundarfjorour
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Reykjavik
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: London

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You've now added Reykjadalur Hot Springs to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Reykjadalur Hot Springs.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Reykjavik online road trip planner.

London, UK to Reykjavik is an approximately 6-hour flight. In February, Reykjavik is slightly colder than London - with highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Reykjadalur Hot Springs
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Reykjadalur Hot Springs ©
Reykjadalur Hot Springs
Reykjavik Open Air Museum ©
Reykjavik Open Air Museum

3
nights
Vik

Vik
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Take a break from the city and head to Sólheimajökulll and Mýrdalsjökull. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Reyniskyrka Church and Dwarf Crags Dverghamrar. Go for a jaunt from Vik to Kirkjubaejarklaustur to see Fjadrargljufur Canyon about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Skogar Museum, explore the striking landscape at Hjorleifshofoi, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Reynisfjall, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Vik trip planner.

Getting from Reykjavik to Vik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Reykjavik in February since evenings lows in Vik dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Vatnajokull National Park.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kirkjubaejarklaustur, Skogar Museum
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Mýrdalsjökull
Mýrdalsjökull
Fjadrargljufur Canyon ©
Fjadrargljufur Canyon
Sólheimajökulll ©
Sólheimajökulll

2
nights
Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajokull National Park
On the 9th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Svartifoss Waterfall, thenexplore the striking landscape at Svinafell Glacier, and then explore the activities along Lac Polaire.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vatnajokull National Park road trip website.

You can take a bus from Vik to Vatnajokull National Park in 5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Vatnajokull National Park

Nature Parks
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Svinafell Glacier
Svinafell Glacier
Svartifoss Waterfall ©
Svartifoss Waterfall
Lac Polaire ©
Lac Polaire

2
nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Faro de Gardur and The Transportation Museum at Ystafell. Discover out-of-the-way places like Thermal Spas and Jokulsargljufur National Park. Explore Reykjahlid's surroundings by going to Moorudalur Farm (in Modrudalur) and Husavikurkirkja (in Husavik).

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Reykjahlid vacation planning website.

Explore your travel options from Vatnajokull National Park to Reykjahlid with the Route module. Traveling from Vatnajokull National Park in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Reykjahlid, with lows of -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Grundarfjorour.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Husavik, Moorudalur Farm, Jokulsargljufur National Park, Faro de Gardur
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Faro de Gardur ©
Faro de Gardur
Thermal Spas
The Transportation Museum at Ystafell ©
The Transportation Museum at Ystafell

2
nights
Grundarfjorour

Grundarfjorour ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Grundarfoss Waterfall, pause for some serene contemplation at Olafsvikurkirkja, tour the pleasant surroundings at Skardsvik Beach, thenexplore the striking landscape at Gatklettur, and finally take an in-depth tour of Pakkhus Snaefellsbaejar. On your second day here, examine the collection at Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum, thenhead outdoors with Sugandisey, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Berserkjahraun.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Grundarfjorour travel planner.

Traveling by car from Reykjahlid to Grundarfjorour takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Grundarfjorour

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Snaefellsbaer, Olafsvik, Sugandisey, Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum
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Gatklettur ©
Gatklettur
Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum ©
Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum
Olafsvikurkirkja ©
Olafsvikurkirkja

1
night
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Reykjavik trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Grundarfjorour to Reykjavik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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The Icelandic Punk Museum ©
The Icelandic Punk Museum
Vesturbaejarlaug ©
Vesturbaejarlaug

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