5 days in North Iceland Itinerary

5 days in North Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly + Shuttle + Bus:  14 h 45 min
— 4 nights
Bus + Shuttle + Fly + Train:  14 h 45 min
End: London


Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Step out of Akureyri with an excursion to Grjotagja Cave in Reykjahlid--about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Saurbaejarkirkja, and explore the activities along Lake Myvatn.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Akureyri online travel planner.

London, UK to Akureyri is an approximately 15- hour combination of train, flight, shuttle, and bus. You can also do a combination of train, bus, flight, and shuttle. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from London in April; daily highs in Akureyri reach 5°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Akureyri

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lake Myvatn, Grjotagja Cave
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Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Photography Tours
Lake Myvatn ©
Lake Myvatn