10 days in Western Europe Itinerary

10 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Reykjavik
— 3 nights
Drive
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Vik
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kirkjubaejarklaustur
— 3 nights
Drive
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Geysir
Drive
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Keflavik
— 1 night
Drive to Keflavik International Airport, Fly to Frankfurt

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Reykjavik

— 3 nights
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 Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre, Perlan, Thingvellir National Park, and other attractions you added. Kids will appreciate attractions like Hallgrimskirkja and Sun Voyager.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Reykjavik trip itinerary site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Reykjavik is an approximately 7-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Frankfurt in July, you will find days in Reykjavik are colder (17°C), and nights are little chillier (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Vik

— 2 nights
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, Dyrhólaey, Reynisfjara Beach, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, then take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, and then stroll through Reynisfjara Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Vik tour itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Reykjavik to Vik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kirkjubaejarklaustur.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kirkjubaejarklaustur

— 3 nights
Kirkjubaejarklaustur holidays offer visitors an easy access to the untamed landscapes of Vatnajokull National Park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park, Fjadrargljufur Canyon and Laki Craters. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Fjadrargljufur Canyon and then get impressive views of Laki Craters.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Kirkjubaejarklaustur driving holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Vik to Kirkjubaejarklaustur takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Geysir.

Things to do in Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Geysir

Geysir tourism revolves around a famed geyser, which goes from very calm to extremely volatile depending on the subterranean seismic activity at the time.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Geysir as well as Gullfoss Falls. On the 31st (Sat), take in the natural beauty of Geysir and then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Geysir planner.

Drive from Kirkjubaejarklaustur to Geysir in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Geysir are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can go by car to Keflavik.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Keflavik

— 1 night
Keflavík is a town in the Reykjanes region in southwest Iceland. To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Keflavik trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Geysir to Keflavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Keflavik sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 10°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Keflavik

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Reykjanes Peninsula travel guide

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Thermal Spas · Hot Springs · Bridges
Featuring both bizarre and beautiful landscapes, the Southern Peninsula epitomizes the quirks, charm, and otherworldliness of rural Iceland. The lava fields that cover much of peninsula are some of the youngest in country and are largely responsible for the area's fantastic array of scenery. The peninsula's biggest city, Keflavik, retains a distinctly small-town feel and boasts a number of picturesque walking trails. Most visitors and locals spend their time by the Atlantic Ocean, enjoying the area's striking beaches and cliffs. After a long day exploring, you can relax in one of the area's famed traditional spas.