13 days in Iceland Itinerary

13 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
2
Akureyri
— 1 night
3
Reykjahlid
— 1 night
4
Egilsstadir
— 1 night
5
Seydisfjordur
— 1 night
6
Hofn
— 1 night
7
Vik
— 1 night
8
Geysir
— 1 night
9
Arnarstapi
— 1 night
10
Keflavik
— 1 night

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, get your game on at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, make a trip to The Statue of Leif Eiriksson, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally get engrossed in the history at Tales from Iceland. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Reykjavik trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Reykjavik is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in March: high temperatures in Reykjavik hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Spas Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Tales from Iceland ©
Tales from Iceland
Mink Viking Portrait Studio ©
Mink Viking Portrait Studio

1
night
Akureyri

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
On the 16th (Mon), get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, thensee Off-Road Tours, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saurbaejarkirkja.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Akureyri trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Akureyri takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Akureyri sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Akureyri

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Speed Boats Tours
Saurbaejarkirkja ©
Saurbaejarkirkja

1
night
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Hverfjall, make a trip to Viti Crater, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Krafla Lava Fields, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard).

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Reykjahlid fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Akureyri to Reykjahlid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Reykjahlid sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Egilsstadir.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
Highlights from your plan
Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard) ©
Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard)
Krafla Lava Fields ©
Krafla Lava Fields
Hverfjall ©
Hverfjall

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night
Egilsstadir

Egilsstadir ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lagarfljot, thenhead outdoors with Hengifoss, and then trek along Waterfall Circle.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Egilsstadir trip planning site.

Getting from Reykjahlid to Egilsstadir by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Egilsstadir are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Seydisfjordur.

Things to do in Egilsstadir

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Hengifoss ©
Hengifoss

1
night
Seydisfjordur

Seydisfjordur ©
On the 19th (Thu), stroll through Skalanes, thenget engrossed in the history at Technical Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Seydisfjordur Church, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Gufufoss.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Seydisfjordur trip itinerary planning app.

Seydisfjordur is very close to Egilsstadir. March in Seydisfjordur sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hofn.

Things to do in Seydisfjordur

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gufufoss ©
Gufufoss
Technical Museum ©
Technical Museum
Seydisfjordur Church ©
Seydisfjordur Church

1
night
Hofn

Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Hofn tour site.

You can drive from Seydisfjordur to Hofn in 3.5 hours. March in Hofn sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 20th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Vik.

Things to do in Hofn

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 21st (Sat), admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, thenexplore the striking landscape at Mýrdalsjökull, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Vik fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Hofn to Vik in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. March in Vik sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Geysir.

Things to do in Vik

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Skogafoss
Highlights from your plan
Sólheimajökulll ©
Sólheimajökulll
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Mýrdalsjökull
Mýrdalsjökull

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night
Geysir

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, thenadmire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, thentake in the natural beauty of Geysir, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Geysir vacation planning site.

Traveling by car from Vik to Geysir takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Geysir are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Arnarstapi.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Geysir
Highlights from your plan
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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night
Arnarstapi

Arnarstapi ©
Arnarstapi or Stapi is a small fishing village at the foot of Mt. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the sheer force of Bjarnarfoss, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Budir Church, don't miss a visit to Gatklettur, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Cave Vatnshellir, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ytri Tunga Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Arnarstapi travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Arnarstapi takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Keflavik.

Things to do in Arnarstapi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Snaefellsbaer, Gatklettur, Budir Church
Highlights from your plan
Cave Vatnshellir ©
Cave Vatnshellir
Gatklettur ©
Gatklettur
Ytri Tunga Beach ©
Ytri Tunga Beach

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night
Keflavik

Keflavik ©
Keflavík is a town in the Reykjanes region in southwest Iceland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Gunnuhver Hot Springs, test the waters at a local thermal spa, and then examine the collection at Rokksafn Islands - The Icelandic Museum of Rock 'n' Roll.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Keflavik trip maker website.

You can drive from Arnarstapi to Keflavik in 3.5 hours. March in Keflavik sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Keflavik

Nature Spas Parks

Side Trips

Grindavik, Rokksafn Islands - The Icelandic Museum of Rock 'n' Roll
Highlights from your plan
Gunnuhver Hot Springs ©
Gunnuhver Hot Springs
Thermal Spas

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