14 days in Iceland Itinerary

14 days in Iceland Itinerary

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1
Hvolsvollur
— 2 nights
2
Vik
— 3 nights
3
Grundarfjorour
— 2 nights
4
Reykjavik
— 6 nights

2
nights
Hvolsvollur

Hvolsvollur ©
Hvolsvöllur is a small town in the south of Iceland about 106 km to the east of Reykjavík.It is situated in the inland swamps of Landeyjar, in the municipality of Rangárþing eystra and has, as of January 2015, 934 inhabitants.OverviewThe name of the town literally translates to "Hillfield". Keep things going the next day: trot along with a tour on horseback, thenexamine the collection at Lava Centre, and then admire the sheer force of Gljufrabui Waterfalls.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Hvolsvollur trip itinerary maker.

Stockholm, Sweden to Hvolsvollur is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Hvolsvollur is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Stockholm, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Hvolsvollur, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Hvolsvollur

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Hella, Gljufrabui Waterfalls, Eldheimar
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Gljufrabui Waterfalls ©
Gljufrabui Waterfalls
Lava Centre ©
Lava Centre
Eldheimar ©
Eldheimar

3
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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Skogar Museum and Sólheimajökulll. Visit Black Sand Beach and Reynisfjara Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of Vik to go to Kirkjubaejarklaustur and see Fjadrargljufur Canyon, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: trot along with a tour on horseback, explore the striking landscape at Mýrdalsjökull, take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church, and take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Vik trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Hvolsvollur to Vik in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grundarfjorour.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Skogar, Fjadrargljufur Canyon
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Skogar Museum ©
Skogar Museum
Fjadrargljufur Canyon ©
Fjadrargljufur Canyon
Sólheimajökulll ©
Sólheimajökulll

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Grundarfjorour

Grundarfjorour ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): kick back and relax at Ytri Tunga Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kirkjufell Mountain, and then examine the collection at Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Dritvik and Djupalonssandur, thenHead underground at Cave Vatnshellir, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Budir Church, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Grundarfoss Waterfall.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Grundarfjorour route planning tool.

Getting from Vik to Grundarfjorour by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, ferry, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Grundarfjorour

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum, Dritvik and Djupalonssandur, Cave Vatnshellir, Budir Church, Ytri Tunga Beach
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Cave Vatnshellir ©
Cave Vatnshellir
Kirkjufell Mountain ©
Kirkjufell Mountain
Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum ©
Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum

6
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bruarfoss Waterfall and The Settlement Center. Your inner history buff will appreciate Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar) and Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjavik: Glanni Waterfall (in Bifrost), Hraunfossar (in Husafell) and Brugghus Steoja (in Hvanneyri). There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Thingvellir National Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Reykjavik Open Air Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Tales from Iceland.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Reykjavik trip maker.

You can drive from Grundarfjorour to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Grindavik, Bruarfoss Waterfall, The Settlement Center, Glanni Waterfall, Horseback Riding Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hraunfossar ©
Hraunfossar
The Settlement Center ©
The Settlement Center

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