11 days in Iceland Itinerary

11 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  23 h
1
Hvolsvollur
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Reykjavik
— 4 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  21 h 30 min
End: Singapore

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". Family-friendly places like Black Sand Beach and Reynisfjara Beach will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Hvolsvollur side-trips: Skogar (Rutshellir Cave, Skogar Museum, &more), Laugavegur (in Landmannalaugar) and Dyrhólaey (in Vik). There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, steep yourself in history at Keldur, and stop by Seljalandsfoss.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hvolsvollur trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Hvolsvollur is an approximately 23.5- hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Singapore to Hvolsvollur due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get much colder in Hvolsvollur: highs are around 3°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Blaskogabyggd.

Things to do in Hvolsvollur

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hella, Skogar, Vik, Laugavegur
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Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at Slakki Petting Zoo, admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Blaskogabyggd online day trip planner.

Drive from Hvolsvollur to Blaskogabyggd in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Hvolsvollur in December, expect little chillier with lows of -2°C in Blaskogabyggd. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bruarfoss Waterfall, Strokkur
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Thorlakshofn Swimming Pool and Lagafellslaug in Mosfellsbaer. Get out of town with these interesting Reykjavik side-trips: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir), Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Borgarnes Museum (in Borgarnes). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, get your game on at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, and pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Reykjavik trip itinerary site.

Drive from Blaskogabyggd to Reykjavik in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Reykjavik are 2°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Thorlakshofn Swimming Pool, Húsafell sundlaug, Lagafellslaug in Mosfellsbaer, Thermal Spas
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Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mink Viking Portrait Studio ©
Mink Viking Portrait Studio

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