11 days in Iceland, Paris & London Itinerary

11 days in Iceland, Paris & London Itinerary

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11 days in Iceland, Paris & London Itinerary

Start: Santa Rosa, United States
+3
bus + foot + Fly + bus:  18​h
1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
2
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Santa Rosa, United States

2
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): make a trip to Laugavegur, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, then see the interesting displays at Aurora Reykjavik, then take an in-depth tour of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Reykjavik route website .

Santa Rosa, USA to Reykjavik is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Santa Rosa to Reykjavik. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Santa Rosa in February: highs in Reykjavik hover around 38°F, while lows dip to 29°F. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sun) before leaving for Paris.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Horseback Riding Tours
Perlan ©
Perlan

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Chartres Cathedral (in Chartres) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Reykjavik to Paris in 7 hours. Traveling from Reykjavik to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Reykjavik in March, expect Paris to be a bit warmer, temps between 53°F and 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Chartres Cathedral
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 6th (Fri), get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, then contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and then race across the water with a speed boat tour. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Windsor Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and then make a trip to Trafalgar Square.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the London day trip planning site .

You can take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. In March in London, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 37°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Windsor Castle
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Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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