10 days in North Iceland Itinerary

10 days in North Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Akureyri
— 2 nights
2
Reykjahlid
— 4 nights
3
Siglufjordur
— 1 night

2
nights
Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Akureyri is known for nature, parks, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Goðafoss Waterfall, take in nature's colorful creations at Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn), race across the water with a speed boat tour, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Akureyri tour planning site.

Edmonton, Canada to Akureyri is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Edmonton to Akureyri is 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Edmonton in September: highs in Akureyri hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Akureyri

Tours Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Photography Tours
Speed Boats Tours

4
nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Reykjahlid is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Dettifoss Waterfall, take in the dramatic natural features at Hverir, explore the fascinating underground world of Grjotagja Cave, and explore the activities along Lake Myvatn.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Reykjahlid trip planner.

Getting from Akureyri to Reykjahlid by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Reykjahlid can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Siglufjordur.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
Highlights from your plan
Dettifoss Waterfall ©
Dettifoss Waterfall
Hverir ©
Hverir
Lake Myvatn ©
Lake Myvatn

1
night
Siglufjordur

Siglufjordur ©
On the 15th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Folk Music Center and then see the interesting displays at Herring Era Museum.

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Traveling by car from Reykjahlid to Siglufjordur takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Siglufjordur can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Siglufjordur

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Herring Era Museum ©
Herring Era Museum
Folk Music Center ©
Folk Music Center

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