7 days in Iceland Itinerary

7 days in Iceland Itinerary

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1
Geysir
— 1 night
2
Skogar
— 1 night
3
Reykjavik
— 4 nights

1
night
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 24th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Geysir, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Geysir trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Geysir is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Zurich in March: highs in Geysir hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Skogar.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Geysir
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reyniskyrka Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Skogar online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Geysir to Skogar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Skogar can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Skogar

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vik, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

4
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjavik: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, see Off-Road Tours, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and explore and take pictures at Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition.

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Drive from Skogar to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Skogar in March, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Reykjavik. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Thermal Spas
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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