14 days in Iceland Itinerary

14 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Reykjavik
— 4 nights
Fly
2
Hofn
— 1 night
Drive
3
Svinafell
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Vik
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Husafell
— 1 night
Drive
6
Grundarfjorour
— 2 nights
Drive to Keflavik International Airport, Fly to King Shaka International Airport

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore hidden gems such as Dogsledding Iceland and Horseback Riding Tours. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Thingvellir National Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Blaskogabyggd (Haukadalur & Gullfoss Falls), Geysir (in Haukadalur) and Tre Og List (in Selfoss). There's much more to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja.

To find reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik trip site.

Durban, South Africa to Reykjavik is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Durban to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Durban in February; daily highs in Reykjavik reach 3°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hofn.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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1
night
Hofn

Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): boost your wellbeing at Hoffell Hot Tubs, then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then admire the masterpieces at The Thorbergur center.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hofn tour itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Hofn takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In February, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Svinafell.

Things to do in Hofn

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Spas
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Must see
Walking tours
4.8
Hoffell Hot Tubs ©
Thermal Spa
Hoffell Hot Tubs
3.4

2
nights
Svinafell

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Svinafellsjokull Glacier, admire the sheer force of Svartifoss Waterfall, and then hit the best photo ops around with Local Guide of Vatnajokull. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): explore the activities along Glacier Lagoon, then kick back and relax at Diamond Beach, and then explore the activities along Fjallsarlon Iceberg Lagoon.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Svinafell itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Hofn to Svinafell in 2 hours. February in Svinafell sees daily highs of 4°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Vik.

Things to do in Svinafell

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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2
nights
Vik

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): push the limits with Katlatrack Adventure Tours, then get impressive views of Icelandic Lava Show, then kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Rutshellir Cave. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Voyages Friendship Statue, take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, then explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, then take in the dramatic natural features at Mýrdalsjökull, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reyniskyrka Church.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Vik travel route planner.

Drive from Svinafell to Vik in 2 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Husafell.

Things to do in Vik

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Side Trip

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Sólheimajökulll ©
Geologic Formation
Sólheimajökulll
4.8
Mýrdalsjökull
Geologic Formation
Mýrdalsjökull
4.7

1
night
Husafell

Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): Head underground at The Cave, then take in the dramatic scenery at Hraunfossar Lava Waterfall, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Hraunfossar.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Husafell trip builder website.

You can drive from Vik to Husafell in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Vik in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Husafell, with lows of -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Grundarfjorour.

Things to do in Husafell

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Hraunfossar ©
Must see
Hraunfossar
4.7
The Cave ©
Cave
The Cave
4.5

2
nights
Grundarfjorour

Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see majestic marine mammals with Laki Tours, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kirkjufell Mountain, and then examine the collection at Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Snaefellsjokull National Park & Glacier.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Grundarfjorour day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Husafell to Grundarfjorour takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grundarfjorour

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Laki Tours ©
Must see
Laki Tours
4.4
Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum
4.3

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