60 days in Iceland Itinerary

60 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Start: Rochester
Fly:  12 h
1
Grindavik
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Hafnarfjordur
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Reykjavik
— 8 nights
Fly:  1 h
4
Akureyri
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Husavik
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
6
Reykjahlid
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Vatnajokull National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h 45 min
8
Kirkjubaejarklaustur
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
9
Vik
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
10
Skogar
— 3 nights
Taxi:  1 h 30 min
11
Vestmannaeyjar, Heimaey Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
12
Egilsstadir
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
13
Hofn
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
14
Thingvellir
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
15
Geysir
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
16
Hvolsvollur
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
17
Hella
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
18
Selfoss
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
19
Hveragerdi
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
20
Mosfellsbaer
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
21
Snaefellsbaer
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
22
Hellnar
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Rochester

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Grindavik

Grindavik ©
A historical fishing town on the scenic south coast of the Southern Peninsula, Grindavik boasts one main attraction, the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa.
On the 2nd (Fri), visit a coastal fixture at Hopsnes Lighthouse, thentest the waters at a local thermal spa, thenmake a trip to Svartsengi Geothermal Power Plant, and finally delve into the distant past at Selatangar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Krysuvik Cliffs, witness a stunning natural landmark at Gunnuhver Hot Springs, thenexplore and take pictures at Bridge Between Continents, and finally explore the striking landscape at Brimketill.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grindavik trip itinerary planner.

Rochester, USA to Grindavik is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Rochester to Grindavik, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Rochester, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Grindavik, ranging from highs of 42°F to lows of 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hafnarfjordur.

Things to do in Grindavik

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Reykjanes Peninsula, Svartsengi Geothermal Power Plant
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Gunnuhver Hot Springs ©
Gunnuhver Hot Springs
Thermal Spas
Selatangar ©
Selatangar

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Hafnarfjordur

Hafnarfjordur ©
Although the historical town of Hafnarfjordur has become a suburb of the capital Reykjavik, it maintains an authentic spirit all its own.
On the 4th (Sun), explore the activities along Kleifarvatn, thencontemplate the long history of The Viking Village, and then walk around Hellisgerdi Park.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Hafnarfjordur trip itinerary planner.

Hafnarfjordur is very close to Grindavik. In April in Hafnarfjordur, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 33°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Hafnarfjordur

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kleifarvatn
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Kleifarvatn ©
Kleifarvatn
Hellisgerdi Park ©
Hellisgerdi Park

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Reykjavik is known for historic sites, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in panoramic vistas at Perlan, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Reykjavik day trip planning site.

Reykjavik is just a short distance from Hafnarfjordur. Expect a daytime high around 43°F in April, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trip

Iceland Self Drive - Day Adventures
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Sun Voyager ©
Sun Voyager
Spas
Laugavegur ©
Laugavegur

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Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Akureyrarkirkja, thencontemplate the long history of Saurbaejarkirkja, and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa, take in the dramatic scenery at Goðafoss Waterfall, and then see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Akureyri day trip planning site.

You can fly from Reykjavik to Akureyri in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Akureyri are 41°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Husavik.

Things to do in Akureyri

Parks Tours Nature
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:
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Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn) ©
Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn)
Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa ©
Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa

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Husavik

Husavik ©
The popular town of Husavik not only boasts some of Iceland's best whale-watching opportunities but is arguably the northeast coast's prettiest town.
Change things up with these side-trips from Husavik: Faro de Gardur (in Gardur) and Asbyrgi (Vesturdalur & Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods)). Next up on the itinerary: learn more about the world around you at The Húsavík Whale Museum, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, trot along with a tour on horseback, and admire the masterpieces at The Culture House.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Husavik day trip planner.

Drive from Akureyri to Husavik in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Husavik sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Husavik

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Asbyrgi, Faro de Gardur
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods) ©
Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods)
The Húsavík Whale Museum ©
The Húsavík Whale Museum
Thermal Spas

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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, go for a walk through Viti Crater, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard), and take in the dramatic natural features at Dimmuborgir Lava Formations.

Start your trip to Reykjahlid by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Husavik to Reykjahlid in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°F in April, and nighttime lows around 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vatnajokull National Park.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Dettifoss Waterfall ©
Dettifoss Waterfall
Mývatn Nature Baths ©
Mývatn Nature Baths
Lake Myvatn ©
Lake Myvatn

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Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajokull National Park
Spend the 24th (Sat) exploring nature at Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Vatnajokull National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Reykjahlid to Vatnajokull National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Reykjahlid in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Vatnajokull National Park, with lows around 35°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Kirkjubaejarklaustur.

Things to do in Vatnajokull National Park

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park
Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park
Svartifoss Waterfall ©
Svartifoss Waterfall
Lac Polaire ©
Lac Polaire

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Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Kirkjubaejarklaustur ©
Kirkjubaejarklaustur holidays offer visitors an easy access to the untamed landscapes of Vatnajokull National Park.
On the 27th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Dwarf Crags Dverghamrar, take in the dramatic scenery at Foss a Sidu, take in the dramatic scenery at Stjornarfoss, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Kirkjugolf, and finally explore the striking landscape at Skaftareldahraun.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Kirkjubaejarklaustur trip planner.

You can take a bus from Vatnajokull National Park to Kirkjubaejarklaustur in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Kirkjugolf ©
Kirkjugolf
Dwarf Crags Dverghamrar ©
Dwarf Crags Dverghamrar
Foss a Sidu ©
Foss a Sidu

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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Vik is known for beaches, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach, make a trip to Solheimasandur Plane Wreck, tour the pleasant surroundings at Reynisfjara Beach, and explore and take pictures at Dyrhólaey.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Vik day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Kirkjubaejarklaustur to Vik takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Vik are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Skogar.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Reynisdrangar
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Reynisfjara Beach ©
Reynisfjara Beach
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

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Skogar

Skogar ©
Take a trip to Skogar for a chance to see a picture-perfect glacier and a collection of waterfalls fed by the Skoga River.
Skogar is known for nature, museums, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum, explore the ancient world of Rutshellir Cave, and hike along Fimmvorduhals Hiking Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Skogar travel planner.

Skogar is just a stone's throw from Vik. In April, daytime highs in Skogar are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vestmannaeyjar.

Things to do in Skogar

Parks Nature Trails
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 3:
Highlights from your plan
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Gljufrabui Waterfalls ©
Gljufrabui Waterfalls
Kvernufoss ©
Kvernufoss

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Vestmannaeyjar, Heimaey Island

Vestmannaeyjar ©
Vestmannaeyjar is a town and archipelago off the south coast of Iceland.The largest island, Heimaey, has a population of 4,135. On the 4th (Tue), contemplate the geological forces at Eldfell, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Trust Beluga Whale Sanctuary, thenget engrossed in the history at Sagnheimar Folk Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Eldheimar. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the views at Herjolf's Valley (Herjolfsdalur), thenexamine the collection at Landlyst Museum, and then hike along Heimaklettur (Home Rock).

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Vestmannaeyjar online visit planner.

You can drive from Skogar to Vestmannaeyjar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Vestmannaeyjar are 46°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to fly to Egilsstadir.

Things to do in Vestmannaeyjar

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Heimaey Island
Find places to stay May 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Heimaklettur (Home Rock) ©
Heimaklettur (Home Rock)
Eldheimar ©
Eldheimar
Sagnheimar Folk Museum ©
Sagnheimar Folk Museum

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Egilsstadir

Egilsstadir ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Gufufoss, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Seydisfjordur Church, thenget outside with Hengifoss, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Litlanesfoss.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Egilsstadir road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Vestmannaeyjar to Egilsstadir takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Vestmannaeyjar in May, Egilsstadir is a bit cooler at night with lows of 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Hofn.

Things to do in Egilsstadir

Nature Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Seydisfjordur
Find places to stay May 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Gufufoss ©
Gufufoss
Hengifoss ©
Hengifoss
Seydisfjordur Church ©
Seydisfjordur Church

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Hofn

Hofn ©
Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Change things up with these side-trips from Hofn: Jokulsarlon (Glacier Lagoon & Diamond Beach), Hvalnes Lighthouse (in Hornafjorour) and Djupivogur (Arfleifd & The Bulandsnes). And it doesn't end there: try out the rides at Hofn Swimming Pool, admire the masterpieces at The Thorbergur center, see the interesting displays at Huldusteinn, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hofn trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Egilsstadir to Hofn in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Egilsstadir in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Hofn, with lows of 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Thingvellir.

Things to do in Hofn

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Jokulsarlon, Djupivogur, Hvalnes Lighthouse
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Diamond Beach ©
Diamond Beach
The Thorbergur center ©
The Thorbergur center
Hvalnes Lighthouse ©
Hvalnes Lighthouse

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Thingvellir

Thingvellir ©
One of Iceland's most popular tourist destinations, Thingvellir represents a national park steeped in historical, cultural, and geological significance, as evidenced by its designation as a World Heritage Site.
On the 10th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Oxararfoss, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Thingvallakirkja church, and then explore the striking landscape of Thingvellir National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Galgaklettur, thentake a memorable drive along Kaldidalur Valley, and then explore the striking landscape at Logberg (Law Rock).

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Thingvellir trip planner.

You can fly from Hofn to Thingvellir in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In May, daytime highs in Thingvellir are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Thingvellir

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Oxararfoss ©
Oxararfoss
Logberg (Law Rock) ©
Logberg (Law Rock)

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Geysir

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.
On the 12th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Skalholt Cathedral, experience rural life at Fridheimar, thenadmire the sheer force of Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, and finally admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls. On the 13th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, thentake in the natural beauty of Geysir, and then take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Geysir road trip planning app.

You can drive from Thingvellir to Geysir in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 49°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Hvolsvollur.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Skalholt Cathedral, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Fridheimar
Find places to stay May 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Geysir ©
Geysir
Strokkur ©
Strokkur

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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". Hvolsvollur is known for museums, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get impressive views of Hekla, take in the dramatic scenery at Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss, head outdoors with Gljúfrafoss, and see the interesting displays at Saga Center.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Hvolsvollur journey planner.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Hvolsvollur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 46°F in May, and nighttime lows around 41°F. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hella.

Things to do in Hvolsvollur

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

South Region
Find places to stay May 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Nauthusagil Waterfall ©
Nauthusagil Waterfall
Lava Centre ©
Lava Centre
Katla Volcano ©
Katla Volcano

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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 17th (Mon), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, steep yourself in history at Keldur, thenadmire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, thenstop by Litla Lopasjoppan, and finally admire the sheer force of Thjofafoss. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Hekluhestar and then see the interesting displays at Hekla Centre.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hella trip planner.

Hella is just a short distance from Hvolsvollur. In May, daytime highs in Hella are 46°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Selfoss.

Things to do in Hella

Outdoors Nature Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
Hekluhestar ©
Hekluhestar

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Selfoss

Selfoss ©
Sitting on the banks of the picturesque Olfusa River, the laid-back town of Selfoss provides a good location to relax and enjoy some of the country's natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, thenview the masterpieces at Gallery Floi, thentake a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Kerið. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Floi Bird Reserve, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Selfosskirkja, thenget curious at Ljosafoss Power Station, and finally admire the sheer force of Urridafoss Waterfall.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Selfoss road trip app.

Traveling by car from Hella to Selfoss takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Selfoss sees daily highs of 49°F and lows of 38°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hveragerdi.

Things to do in Selfoss

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Urridafoss Waterfall
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Kerið ©
Kerið
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Urridafoss Waterfall ©
Urridafoss Waterfall

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Hveragerdi

Hveragerdi ©
Hveragerði is a town and municipality in the south of Iceland located 45 km to the east of Reykjavík on Iceland's main ringroad, Route 1.The river Varmá runs through the town.OverviewThe surrounding area is part of the Hengill central volcano, and is geothermally active and experiences very frequent (usually minor) earthquakes. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): make a trip to Geothermal Park,Klambragil,new hot spring area, don't miss a visit to Hveradalir, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Reykjadalur Hot Springs. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Raufarholshellir, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Strandarkirkja.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Hveragerdi travel planner.

Hveragerdi is just a short distance from Selfoss. In May, daily temperatures in Hveragerdi can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Mosfellsbaer.

Things to do in Hveragerdi

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Thorlakshofn
Find places to stay May 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Reykjadalur Hot Springs ©
Reykjadalur Hot Springs
Hveragerdi - Stone and Mineral Museum ©
Hveragerdi - Stone and Mineral Museum
Strandarkirkja ©
Strandarkirkja

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Mosfellsbaer

Mosfellsbaer ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Akranes (Akranes Folk Museum, Glymur, &more).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Mosfellsbaer trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hveragerdi to Mosfellsbaer takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in May, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Snaefellsbaer.

Things to do in Mosfellsbaer

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Akranes, Langjokull Glacier
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Langjokull Glacier ©
Langjokull Glacier
Horseback Riding Tours
Lagafellslaug in Mosfellsbaer ©
Lagafellslaug in Mosfellsbaer

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Snaefellsbaer

Snaefellsbaer ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Bjarnarfoss, thenHead underground at Cave Vatnshellir, thenexplore the striking landscape at Snaefellsjokull National Park & Glacier, and finally don't miss a visit to Londrangar Basalt Cliffs.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Snaefellsbaer online attractions planner.

You can drive from Mosfellsbaer to Snaefellsbaer in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Hellnar.

Things to do in Snaefellsbaer

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Snaefellsjokull National Park & Glacier
Find places to stay May 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Cave Vatnshellir ©
Cave Vatnshellir
Bjarnarfoss ©
Bjarnarfoss

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Hellnar

Hellnar ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Malariff Lighthouse, take in the dramatic natural features at Budahraun, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Budir Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Hellnar Church. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Ytri Tunga Beach, explore the striking landscape at Londrangar, thenkick back and relax at Djúpalónssandur beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Dritvik and Djupalonssandur.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hellnar online itinerary planner.

Getting from Snaefellsbaer to Hellnar by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hellnar

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Ytri Tunga Beach, Budahraun, Budir Church
Find places to stay May 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Djúpalónssandur beach ©
Djúpalónssandur beach
Ytri Tunga Beach ©
Ytri Tunga Beach
Londrangar ©
Londrangar

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