13 days in Iceland Itinerary

13 days in Iceland Itinerary

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13 days in Iceland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  22 h 30 min
1
Keflavik
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Selfoss
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Vik
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Hofn
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Egilsstadir
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Akureyri
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Saudarkrokur
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
8
Arnarstapi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
Fly:  21 h 30 min
End: Singapore

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hours
Keflavik

Keflavik ©
Keflavík is a town in the Reykjanes region in southwest Iceland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Viking World.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Keflavik trip itinerary builder site .

Singapore, Singapore to Keflavik is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Singapore to Keflavik, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in March, things will get much colder in Keflavik: highs are around 4°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Selfoss.

Things to do in Keflavik

Museums
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Viking World ©
Viking World

2
nights
Selfoss

Selfoss ©
Sitting on the banks of the picturesque Olfusa River, the laid-back town of Selfoss provides a good location to relax and enjoy some of the country's natural delights.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Selfoss: Vik (Solheimasandur Plane Wreck & Reynisfjara Beach).

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Selfoss day trip planner .

Getting from Keflavik to Selfoss by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March in Selfoss, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. On the 16th (Mon), you'll travel to Vik.

Things to do in Selfoss

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Vik
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Reynisfjara Beach ©
Reynisfjara Beach
Solheimasandur Plane Wreck ©
Solheimasandur Plane Wreck

1
night
Vik

Vik
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vik online holiday builder .

Getting from Selfoss to Vik by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In March, daytime highs in Vik are 4°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. You will leave for Hofn on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

1
night
Hofn

Hofn
Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Hoffellsjokull Glacier.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hofn trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Vik to Hofn by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Hofn can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Egilsstadir.

Things to do in Hofn

Parks Nature

1
night
Egilsstadir

Egilsstadir ©
On the 19th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Litlanesfoss and then explore the activities along Lagarfljot.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Egilsstadir route tool .

Drive from Hofn to Egilsstadir in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Hofn in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Egilsstadir, with lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Akureyri.

Things to do in Egilsstadir

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Litlanesfoss ©
Litlanesfoss

1
night
Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
On the 20th (Fri), ski along the peaceful trails at Hlíðarfjall.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Akureyri trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Egilsstadir to Akureyri by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In March, daytime highs in Akureyri are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Saudarkrokur.

Things to do in Akureyri

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Hlíðarfjall ©
Hlíðarfjall

1
night
Saudarkrokur

Saudarkrokur ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Stephan Stephansson.

Find out how to plan Saudarkrokur trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Akureyri to Saudarkrokur in 1.5 hours. In March in Saudarkrokur, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Arnarstapi.

Things to do in Saudarkrokur

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hofsos, Monumento a Stephan Stephansson, Víðimýrarkirkja
Highlights from your plan
Grettislaug ©
Grettislaug
Víðimýrarkirkja ©
Víðimýrarkirkja

1
night
Arnarstapi

Arnarstapi ©
Arnarstapi or Stapi is a small fishing village at the foot of Mt. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): witness a stunning natural landmark at Lysuholslaug, take in the dramatic scenery at Bjarnarfoss, then don't miss a visit to Rauofeldsgja, then visit a coastal fixture at Malariff Lighthouse, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ytri Tunga Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Arnarstapi holiday planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Saudarkrokur to Arnarstapi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Arnarstapi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Snaefellsbaer, Malariff Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Bjarnarfoss ©
Bjarnarfoss
Lysuholslaug ©
Lysuholslaug
Malariff Lighthouse ©
Malariff Lighthouse

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You've added Bruarfoss Waterfall, Geysir, Gullfoss Falls, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the different shops at Bonus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and then catch a live performance at Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Reykjavik road trip planning tool .

Explore your travel options from Arnarstapi to Reykjavik with the Route module. In March, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks Nature Nightlife

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Gullfoss Falls, Geysir
Highlights from your plan
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls

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