14 days in North Iceland Itinerary

14 days in North Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Akureyri
— 5 nights
2
Reykjahlid
— 4 nights
3
Siglufjordur
— 2 nights

5
nights
Akureyri

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Akureyri is known for nature, parks, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall, play a few rounds at Akureyri Golf Club, and examine the collection at The Industry Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Akureyri trip maker app.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Akureyri is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train, flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 8 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February, with highs in Akureyri at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Akureyri

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn) ©
Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall

4
nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Reykjahlid is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard), take in the dramatic scenery at Dettifoss Waterfall, stroll through Krafla Lava Fields, and head outdoors with Vindbelgjarfjall.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Reykjahlid road trip site.

Drive from Akureyri to Reykjahlid in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Siglufjordur.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
Highlights from your plan
Mývatn Nature Baths ©
Mývatn Nature Baths
Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard) ©
Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard)
Dettifoss Waterfall ©
Dettifoss Waterfall

2
nights
Siglufjordur

Siglufjordur ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): examine the collection at Herring Era Museum and then get engrossed in the history at Folk Music Center.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Siglufjordur trip planner.

Traveling by car from Reykjahlid to Siglufjordur takes 2.5 hours. February in Siglufjordur sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Siglufjordur

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Folk Music Center ©
Folk Music Center
Herring Era Museum ©
Herring Era Museum

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