13 days in North Iceland Itinerary

13 days in North Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Reykjahlid
— 6 nights
2
Akureyri
— 4 nights

6
nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Reykjahlid is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Myvatn, explore the striking landscape at Hverir, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard), and take in the dramatic scenery at Hverfjall.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Reykjahlid tour planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Reykjahlid is an approximately 41-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In March, Reykjahlid is much colder than Cape Town - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
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Lake Myvatn ©
Lake Myvatn
Dettifoss Waterfall ©
Dettifoss Waterfall
Hverir ©
Hverir

4
nights
Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Akureyri is known for nature, parks, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in nature's colorful creations at Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn), and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Akureyri journey planner.

Drive from Reykjahlid to Akureyri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Akureyri, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Akureyri

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Photography Tours
Speed Boats Tours

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