14 days in Nicaragua, Australia & Iceland Itinerary

14 days in Nicaragua, Australia & Iceland Itinerary

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Granada, Nicaragua
— 1 night
Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights


Granada, Nicaragua

— 1 night

La Gran Sultana

The lakeside city of Granada has the look and feel of a historically important economic and political center, with grand colonial architecture, a unified look, and many cultural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Mi Museo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Islets of Granada, then view the masterpieces at Galeria Mi Camara Mi Mundo, then explore the world behind art at Casa de Los Tres Mundos, and finally whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Granada trip builder tool.

Toronto, Canada to Granada is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Granada due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can fly to Melbourne.

Things to do in Granada

Museums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Melbourne, Australia

— 3 nights

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne day trip planner.

You can fly from Granada to Melbourne in 28.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 16 hours. In July in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours

Side Trip

Sydney, Australia

— 3 nights

The Harbour City

Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Sydney is known for nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Walk.

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

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Melbourne, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to fly to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Reykjavik, Iceland

— 3 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore Reykjavik's surroundings by going to Strokkur (in Geysir), Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Blaskogabyggd (Haukadalur & Gullfoss Falls). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Reykjavik trip builder website.

Fly from Sydney to Reykjavik in 28 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Reykjavik is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Sydney in July, you will find days in Reykjavik are a bit cooler (17°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nicaragua travel guide

Churches · Volcanos · Specialty Museums
Still emerging as a major tourist destination, Nicaragua, the largest country in Central America, entices travelers with its rich history and remarkable natural beauty just waiting to be discovered. A holiday in Nicaragua allows you to explore a vibrant culture, scenic beaches, and plenty of spots off the beaten path. Majestic volcanoes, lakes, and forests offer numerous chances for exploration and exciting adventures, while major cities boast splendid colonial architecture. With access to coastlines on both the Pacific and the Caribbean, a vacation in Nicaragua appeals to those looking for thrilling surfing experiences, dramatic views, or a chance to spread out on a deserted tropical beach.

Australia travel guide

Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.

Iceland travel guide

Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.