7 days in Iceland Itinerary

7 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Drive
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Reykjavik
— 1 night
Drive
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Borgarnes
— Few hours
Drive
3
Reykholt
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gardur
— 3 nights
Drive

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You've now added Reykjavik Excursions Northern Lights Tour to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, then pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and then see the top attractions with Reykjavik Excursions Northern Lights Tour.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Reykjavik trip itinerary planning website.

Keflavik to Reykjavik is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Borgarnes.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 24:

few
hours
Borgarnes

Borgarnes is a town located on a peninsula at the shore of Borgarfjörður in Iceland.It has a population of 1,763 (as of January 2011). To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Borgarnes trip planning tool.

You can drive from Reykjavik to Borgarnes in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Borgarnes can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. On the 24th (Sun), you're off to Reykholt.

Things to do in Borgarnes

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 25:

2
nights
Reykholt

Reykholt is a village in the valley of the river Reykjadalsá, called Reykholtsdalur. Your day by day itinerary now includes Deildartunguhver Thermal Spring. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): witness a stunning natural landmark at Deildartunguhver Thermal Spring and then take in the dramatic scenery at Hraunfossar. On your second day here, sample the tasty concoctions at Brugghus Steoja.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Reykholt day trip website.

You can drive from Borgarnes to Reykholt in an hour. In November, daily temperatures in Reykholt can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. On the 26th (Tue), you're off to Gardur.

Things to do in Reykholt

Parks · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 24 — 26:

3
nights
Gardur

Garoskagi Lighthouse has been added to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gardur: Grindavik (Gunnuhver Hot Springs, Brimketill, &more).

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Gardur journey planner.

Drive from Reykholt to Gardur in 2.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Gardur are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Gardur

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:

Iceland travel guide

4.5
Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.