10 days in Iceland Itinerary

10 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

3
nights
Hvolsvollur

Hvolsvollur ©
Hvolsvöllur is a small town in the south of Iceland about 106 km to the east of Reykjavík.It is situated in the inland swamps of Landeyjar, in the municipality of Rangárþing eystra and has, as of January 2015, 934 inhabitants.OverviewThe name of the town literally translates to "Hillfield". Explore Hvolsvollur's surroundings by going to Skogafoss (in Skogar), Vik (Reynisfjara Beach, Dyrhólaey, &more) and Laugavegur (in Landmannalaugar). There's more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall and look for gifts at UNA Local Product.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hvolsvollur road trip planning app.

Santiago, Chile to Hvolsvollur is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Santiago to Hvolsvollur, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Hvolsvollur can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Blaskogabyggd.

Things to do in Hvolsvollur

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vik, Skogar, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, Laugavegur
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Laugavegur ©
Laugavegur
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

1
night
Blaskogabyggd

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, take in the natural beauty of Strokkur, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Geysir.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Blaskogabyggd driving holiday planner.

Drive from Hvolsvollur to Blaskogabyggd in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, daytime highs in Blaskogabyggd are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Nature Parks

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get out of town with these interesting Reykjavik side-trips: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and get your game on at Mink Viking Portrait Studio.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Reykjavik day trip planner.

You can drive from Blaskogabyggd to Reykjavik in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Thermal Spas
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

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