32 days in Iceland Itinerary

32 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly
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Reykjavik
— 11 nights
Bus
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Akureyri
— 4 nights
Drive
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Vatnajokull National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Svinafell
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Vik
— 4 nights
Bus
6
Hella
— 2 nights
Bus
7
Geysir
— 2 nights
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11
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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 (Oxararfoss, Thingvellir National Park, &more), Grindavik (Thermal Spas & Hopsnes Lighthouse) and Svartsengi Geothermal Power Plant (in Svartsengi). Spend the 5th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Make the 2nd (Fri) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Reykjavik trip simple and quick.

Pune, India to Reykjavik is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from Pune to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in Reykjavik are 4°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Must see
Hallgrimskirkja
4.4
©
Thermal Spa
Thermal Spas
3.9

4
nights
Akureyri

Capital of North Iceland

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Step out of Akureyri with an excursion to The Húsavík Whale Museum in Husavik--about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall, relax and rejuvenate at Sundlaug Akureyrar, take in nature's colorful creations at Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn), and play a few rounds at Akureyri Golf Club.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Akureyri trip maker site.

You can fly from Reykjavik to Akureyri in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Akureyri can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Vatnajokull National Park.

Things to do in Akureyri

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

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Hlíðarfjall ©
Cross-country Ski Area
Hlíðarfjall
4.2
©
Photography Tour
Photography Tours
4.7

4
nights
Vatnajokull National Park

Spend the 16th (Fri) exploring nature at Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park.

Plan a trip to Vatnajokull National Park easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Explore your travel options from Akureyri to Vatnajokull National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Akureyri in April, Vatnajokull National Park is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Svinafell.

Things to do in Vatnajokull National Park

Parks · Nature

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Vatnajokull ©
World heritage site
Vatnajokull
4.8

2
nights
Svinafell

On the 20th (Tue), kick back and relax at Diamond Beach, explore the activities along Glacier Lagoon, and then explore the activities along Fjallsarlon Iceberg Lagoon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a pleasant ride with Glacier Horses, make a trip to Svinafellsjokull Glacier, and then get the lay of the land with Local Guide of Vatnajokull.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Svinafell road trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vatnajokull National Park to Svinafell. In April in Svinafell, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Vik.

Things to do in Svinafell

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

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Glacier Horses ©
Horseback Riding Tour
Glacier Horses
4.7

4
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Vik

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vik: Kvernufoss (in Skogar) and Kirkjubaejarklaustur (Scenic Green Lava Walk & Fjadrargljufur Canyon). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church, explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, and contemplate the geological forces at Icelandic Lava Show.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Vik itinerary builder.

Getting from Svinafell to Vik by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In April in Vik, expect temperatures between 6°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hella.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Skogafoss ©
Waterfall
Skogafoss
4.8

2
nights
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. On the 26th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss, then admire the sheer force of Gljufrabui Waterfalls, then look for all kinds of wild species at Dogsledding Iceland, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): look for gifts at Seljalandsfoss, admire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, and then see the top attractions with Southcoast Adventure.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, read Hella tour builder.

Traveling by car from Vik to Hella takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Hella sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Geysir.

Things to do in Hella

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Dogsledding Iceland ©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Dogsledding Iceland
4.6
Southcoast Adventure ©
Helicopter Tour
Southcoast Adventure
4.7

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, take in the natural beauty of Geysir, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, then take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): see Extreme-Tours.is Day Tours, then take a pleasant ride with Riding Tours South Iceland, then relax in the rural setting at Fridheimar, and finally admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Geysir attractions planner.

You can drive from Hella to Geysir in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

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Gullfoss Falls ©
Must see
Gullfoss Falls
4.8
Strokkur
Must see
Strokkur
4.6

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