9 days in Iceland Itinerary

9 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
2
Vik
— 2 nights
3
Egilsstadir
— 2 nights
4
Akureyri
— Few hours
5
Reykjavik
— 2 nights

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hallgrimskirkja as well as Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: test the waters at a local thermal spa, pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, thenappreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjavik trip itinerary app.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Keflavik International Airport. April in Reykjavik sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Spas Nightlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Thermal Spas
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas

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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Kvernufoss, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll, and then appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Rutshellir Cave, thenadmire the sheer force of Skogafoss, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Reynisfjara Beach, and finally stroll through Black Sand Beach.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Vik trip planning site.

Getting from Reykjavik to Vik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Vik can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Egilsstadir.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Skogar
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Sólheimajökulll ©
Sólheimajökulll
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach

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Egilsstadir

Egilsstadir ©
On the 16th (Thu), explore and take pictures at Skriduklaustur, get outside with Hengifoss, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Litlanesfoss, and finally admire the sheer force of Fardagafoss.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Egilsstadir holiday planner.

You can drive from Vik to Egilsstadir in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Vik in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Egilsstadir, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Akureyri.

Things to do in Egilsstadir

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Litlanesfoss ©
Litlanesfoss
Fardagafoss ©
Fardagafoss
Skriduklaustur ©
Skriduklaustur

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hours
Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
You've now added Lake Myvatn to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Myvatn and then take in the dramatic scenery at Goðafoss Waterfall.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Akureyri online day trip planner.

You can drive from Egilsstadir to Akureyri in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. April in Akureyri sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Akureyri

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
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Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Lake Myvatn ©
Lake Myvatn

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nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Oxararfoss, explore the striking landscape of Thingvellir National Park, and then explore and take pictures at Kaldidalur Valley. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Laugavegur.

To find reviews and other tourist information, use the Reykjavik online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Akureyri to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Shopping Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Thingvellir
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Laugavegur ©
Laugavegur
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Oxararfoss ©
Oxararfoss

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