10 days in Iceland Itinerary

10 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Reykjavik
— 2 nights
Drive
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Vik
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Haukadalur
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Husafell
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjavik
— 1 night
Fly

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Reykjavik

— 2 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 2nd (Mon), see the interesting displays at Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition, then see Off-Road Tours, and then trot along with a tour on horseback. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, then enjoy breathtaking views from Perlan, and then see some colorful creatures with Dive Iceland - Diving and Snorkeling in Iceland - Day Tours.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik online trip maker.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Reykjavik is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Reykjavik, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Reykjavik is colder than Fort Lauderdale - with highs of 57°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Vik

— 2 nights
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 4th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskirkja Church. Here are some ideas for day two: get impressive views of Icelandic Lava Show and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dyrhólaey.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Vik tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Reykjavik to Vik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Vik sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 49°F at night. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Haukadalur.

Things to do in Vik

Nature · Parks · Nightlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Haukadalur

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Geysir and then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the views at Gjain and then admire the sheer force of Haifoss.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Haukadalur tour itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Vik to Haukadalur in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Husafell.

Things to do in Haukadalur

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Husafell

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of The Cave and then admire the sheer force of Hraunfossar.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Husafell vacation planner.

You can drive from Haukadalur to Husafell in 2.5 hours. In August in Husafell, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 47°F at night. You will leave for Reykjavik on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Husafell

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Reykjavik

— 1 night
On the 9th (Mon), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Reykjavik vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Husafell to Reykjavik takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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.