14 days in Iceland Itinerary

14 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Reykjavik
— 4 nights
2
Geysir
— 1 night
3
Hofn
— 3 nights
4
Vik
— 2 nights
5
Hella
— 2 nights

4
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Reykjavik: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Kerið (in Selfoss). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, trot along with a tour on horseback, and pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Reykjavik tour itinerary planner.

Winnipeg, Canada to Reykjavik is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Spas

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Kerið
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

1
night
Geysir

Geysir ©
Geysir tourism revolves around a famed geyser, which goes from very calm to extremely volatile depending on the subterranean seismic activity at the time.
On the 25th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, thenadmire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Geysir, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Geysir road trip website.

Traveling by car from Reykjavik to Geysir takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hofn.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Geysir, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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Hofn

Hofn ©
Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Get out of town with these interesting Hofn side-trips: Hvalnes Lighthouse (in Hornafjorour) and Jokulsarlon (Diamond Beach & Glacier Lagoon). Next up on the itinerary: laugh and play at Hofn Swimming Pool, explore the world behind art at The Thorbergur center, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and explore the striking landscape at Hoffellsjokull Glacier.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hofn online trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Geysir to Hofn in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April in Hofn, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Hofn

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Jokulsarlon, Hvalnes Lighthouse
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Diamond Beach ©
Diamond Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing
The Thorbergur center ©
The Thorbergur center

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nights
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 29th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, thenexplore the striking landscape at Dyrhólaey, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get impressive views of Volcano Eyjafjallajokull, take in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll, and then stroll through Reynisfjara Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Vik route planner.

Traveling by car from Hofn to Vik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hella.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Volcano Eyjafjallajokull, Skogafoss
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

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nights
Hella

Hella ©
Hella is a small town in southern Iceland on the shores of the river Ytri-Rangá and has, as of 2011, 781 inhabitants.Hella is situated to the east of Reykjavík on the Hringvegur (Route 1) between Selfoss and Hvolsvöllur.OverviewThe name of the town comes from caves near the river. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): admire the sheer force of Gljufrabui Waterfalls, take in the dramatic scenery at Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, thenstop by UNA Local Product, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Hekla.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hella holiday site.

Traveling by car from Vik to Hella takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hella

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Hekla, UNA Local Product, Gljufrabui Waterfalls
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Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
Gljufrabui Waterfalls ©
Gljufrabui Waterfalls
Horseback Riding Tours

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