15 days in North Iceland Itinerary

15 days in North Iceland Itinerary

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Akureyri
— 4 nights
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Reykjahlid
— 4 nights
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Blonduos
— 2 nights
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Siglufjordur
— 2 nights

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Akureyri

Capital of North Iceland

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: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, head off the coast to Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa, examine the collection at The Aviation Museum, and admire the natural beauty at Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn).

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Akureyri route maker website.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Akureyri is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, shuttle, and bus. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Akureyri due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in October: high temperatures in Akureyri hover around 7°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Akureyri

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Parks
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Must see
Photography Tours
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Speed Boats Tour
Speed Boats Tours
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Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Reykjahlid is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Dettifoss Waterfall, explore the activities along Lake Myvatn, take in the pleasant sights at Viti Crater, and take in the natural beauty of Mývatn Nature Baths.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Reykjahlid trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Akureyri to Reykjahlid in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Reykjahlid sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Blonduos.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Geologic Formation
Hverir
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Blonduos

Blonduos ©
Blönduós is a town and municipality in the north of Iceland. On the 20th (Tue), look for gifts at Woolfactory Shop KIDKA, catch the contagious excitement of FL Hestar Horse Rental, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kolugljufur Waterfall, and finally relax in the rural setting at Stora - Asgeirsa. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Glaumbaer Museum and then step off the mainland to explore Drangey Island.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Blonduos trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Reykjahlid to Blonduos in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Siglufjordur.

Things to do in Blonduos

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Glaumbaer Museum
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Siglufjordur

Siglufjordur ©
On the 22nd (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Folk Music Center and then examine the collection at Herring Era Museum.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Siglufjordur tour website.

Traveling by car from Blonduos to Siglufjordur takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Siglufjordur are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Siglufjordur

Museums
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Specialty Museum
Herring Era Museum
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History Museum
Folk Music Center
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