7 days in Iceland Itinerary

7 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Reykjavik
— 3 nights
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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
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Vik
— 2 nights

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Go for a jaunt from Reykjavik to Thingvellir to see Thingvellir National Park about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, see Off-Road Tours, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Reykjavik trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Reykjavik is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Reykjavik is minus 4 hours. In September, Reykjavik is cooler than Dubai - with highs of 13°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Blaskogabyggd.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Thingvellir National Park
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

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Blaskogabyggd

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, and finally take in the natural beauty of Geysir.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Blaskogabyggd tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Reykjavik to Blaskogabyggd in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Blaskogabyggd are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Geysir, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Strokkur
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): explore and take pictures at Rutshellir Cave, then admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, then explore the striking landscape at Dyrhólaey, and finally kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Vik road trip planner.

Drive from Blaskogabyggd to Vik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In September in Vik, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Skogar
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach

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