34 days in Iceland Itinerary

34 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Geysir
— 2 nights
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Hella
— 3 nights
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Vik
— 4 nights
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Hofn
— 3 nights
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Vatnajokull National Park
— 3 nights
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Reykjahlid
— 4 nights
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Hauganes
— 3 nights
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Reykjavik
— 11 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): head outdoors with Fjallhalla Adventurers, witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, experience rural life at Fridheimar, then take a pleasant ride with Riding Tours South Iceland, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Geysir online tour planner.

Gothenburg, Sweden to Geysir is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Gothenburg to Geysir is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Gothenburg in October; daily highs in Geysir reach 9°C and lows reach 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hella.

Things to do in Geysir

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Wildlife

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Strokkur
4.6
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Gullfoss Falls
4.8
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Horseback Riding Tour
Riding Tours South Iceland
4.8

3
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Hella

Hella ©
Hella is a small town in southern Iceland on the shores of the river Ytri-Rangá and has, as of 2011, 781 inhabitants.Hella is situated to the east of Reykjavík on the Hringvegur (Route 1) between Selfoss and Hvolsvöllur.OverviewThe name of the town comes from caves near the river. Escape the urban bustle at Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall and Midgard Adventure. There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Seljalandsfoss, get a new perspective on nature at Lava Centre, admire the sheer force of Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss, and get impressive views of Hekla.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Hella journey planner.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Hella takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Hella are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Hella

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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Midgard Adventure
4.8

4
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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
We've included these beaches for you: Black Sand Beach and Reynisfjara Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Skogafoss and Katlatrack Adventure Tours. Explore Vik's surroundings by going to Kvernufoss (in Skogar) and Kirkjubaejarklaustur (Stjornarfoss, Fjadrargljufur Canyon, &more). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, look for gifts at Wool Gallery Vik i Myrdal, kick your exploration up a notch at Zipline, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vik online travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Hella to Vik takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Vik can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hofn.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Must see
Black Sand Beach
4.7
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Waterfall
Skogafoss
4.8

3
nights
Hofn

Hofn ©
Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Lagoon and Ice Explorers. Venture out of the city with trips to Diamond Beach (in Jokulsarlon) and Arfleifd (in Djupivogur). There's lots more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, boost your wellbeing at Hoffell Hot Tubs, try out the rides at Hofn Swimming Pool, and take in the dramatic natural features at Hoffellsjokull Glacier.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Hofn trip website.

Traveling by car from Vik to Hofn takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, daily temperatures in Hofn can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vatnajokull National Park.

Things to do in Hofn

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Arfleifd
3.0
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Thermal Spa
Hoffell Hot Tubs
3.4

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Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajokull National Park
Visiting Vatnajokull and Svartifoss Waterfall will get you outdoors. Spend the 27th (Tue) exploring nature at Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vatnajokull National Park tour planner.

Explore your travel options from Hofn to Vatnajokull National Park with the Route module. In October, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Vatnajokull National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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World heritage site
Vatnajokull
4.8

4
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Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Escape the urban bustle at Dettifoss Waterfall and Hverir. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Reykjahlid: Akureyri (Brunir Horse & Goðafoss Waterfall). And it doesn't end there: take in the natural beauty of Mývatn Nature Baths, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard), take in the dramatic scenery at Hverfjall, and stroll through Krafla Lava Fields.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Reykjahlid trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vatnajokull National Park to Reykjahlid. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Vatnajokull National Park in October since evenings lows in Reykjahlid dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Hauganes.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

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Hot Spring
Mývatn Nature Baths
4.4

3
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Hauganes

Hauganes ©
Hauganes is located in Eyjafjörður, the longest fjord in central northern Iceland. Head to Linda Ola - Studio & Gallery and Christmas Gardenfor some retail therapy. Get in touch with nature at Whale Watching Hauganes and Horseback Riding Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Hauganes side-trips: Akureyri (Photography Tours & Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn)). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at The Old Farmhouse Laufas.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hauganes trip maker app.

You can drive from Reykjahlid to Hauganes in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Hauganes can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Hauganes

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.8
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Christmas Garden
3.7

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Horseback Riding Tours. For shopping fun, head to Laugavegur or Bonus. Venture out of the city with trips to Thingvellir (Thingvellir National Park & Galgaklettur), Svartsengi Geothermal Power Plant (in Svartsengi) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). Make the 13th (Fri) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Kolaportid Flea Market, see some colorful creatures with Dive Iceland - Diving and Snorkeling in Iceland - Day Tours, pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, and appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik online attractions planner.

You can fly from Hauganes to Reykjavik in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Hauganes in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Reykjavik, with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

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World heritage site
Thingvellir National Park
4.6
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.7

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