15 days in Iceland Itinerary

15 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland visit planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Grundarfjorour
— 2 nights
2
Vik
— 2 nights
3
Vatnajokull National Park
— 1 night
4
Reykjahlid
— 3 nights
5
Akureyri
— 3 nights
6
Reykjavik
— 2 nights

2
nights
Grundarfjorour

Grundarfjorour ©
On the 13th (Fri), get outside with Sugandisey, thenexplore the striking landscape at Berserkjahraun, thenadmire the sheer force of Bjarnarfoss, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Olafsvikurkirkja. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Baejarfoss, enjoy the sand and surf at Skardsvik Beach, and then explore the striking landscape at Gatklettur.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Grundarfjorour road trip tool.

Lisbon, Portugal to Grundarfjorour is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Grundarfjorour

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Snaefellsbaer, Olafsvik, Sugandisey
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Berserkjahraun ©
Berserkjahraun
Gatklettur ©
Gatklettur
Bjarnarfoss ©
Bjarnarfoss

2
nights
Vik

Vik
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Mýrdalsjökull and then explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll. Here are some ideas for day two: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, thentake in the awesome beauty at Reynisfjall, and then explore the striking landscape at Reynisdrangar.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vik trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grundarfjorour to Vik takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Vik can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Vatnajokull National Park.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Reynisdrangar
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Mýrdalsjökull
Mýrdalsjökull
Sólheimajökulll ©
Sólheimajökulll
Reynisdrangar ©
Reynisdrangar

1
night
Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajokull National Park
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Flaajokull Glacier and then explore the striking landscape at Svinafell Glacier.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Vatnajokull National Park online visit planner.

Traveling by bus from Vik to Vatnajokull National Park takes 5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Vatnajokull National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Vatnajokull National Park

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Svinafell Glacier
Svinafell Glacier
Flaajokull Glacier ©
Flaajokull Glacier

3
nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hofdi and Lofthellir Lava Cave. Escape the urban bustle at Askja and Jokulsargljufur National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Reykjahlid: Faro de Gardur (in Gardur) and Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods) (in Asbyrgi).

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Reykjahlid online itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vatnajokull National Park to Reykjahlid. Expect little chillier evenings in Reykjahlid when traveling from Vatnajokull National Park in November, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Asbyrgi, Lake Myvatn, Faro de Gardur
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Askja ©
Askja
Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods) ©
Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods)
Hofdi ©
Hofdi

3
nights
Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hlíðarfjall and The Motorcycle Museum of Iceland. Get outdoors at Lytingsstadir Riding Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling. The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa.

Planning Akureyri trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Reykjahlid to Akureyri by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Akureyri can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Akureyri

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lytingsstadir Riding Tours
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Hlíðarfjall ©
Hlíðarfjall
Scuba & Snorkeling
Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa ©
Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Oxararfoss.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Akureyri to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Reykjavik when traveling from Akureyri in November, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Oxararfoss
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Oxararfoss ©
Oxararfoss

Similar Plans

13 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM QATAR March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 27 days in Europe BY A USER FROM QATAR March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM SWEDEN July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Finland, Norway & Iceland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM HUNGARY February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Africa, Asia, South Pacific, United States, South America, Caribbean & Europe BY A USER FROM NORWAY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Scandinavia & Iceland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 25 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM SPAIN February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans