9 days in Iceland Itinerary

9 days in Iceland Itinerary

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

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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 10th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Strokkur, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and then take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tee off at Geysir Golf Course, thenadmire the sheer force of Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, and then admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Blaskogabyggd tour builder tool.

Toronto, Canada to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. When traveling from Toronto in July, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Blaskogabyggd: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Geysir, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Bruarfoss Waterfall
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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church, thenexplore the striking landscape at Dyrhólaey, and finally kick back and relax at Reynisfjara Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Fimmvorduhals Hiking Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, thenexamine the collection at Skogar Museum, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vik trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Blaskogabyggd to Vik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Skogar
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Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Reynisfjara Beach ©
Reynisfjara Beach

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get in touch with nature at Thingvellir National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Iceland and Perlan. Explore Reykjavik's surroundings by going to Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Thingvellir (Galgaklettur & Thingvallakirkja church). There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, admire the masterpieces at Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and steep yourself in history at Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vik to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Reykjavik are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Thingvellir, Thermal Spas
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Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

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