9 days in Iceland Itinerary

9 days in Iceland Itinerary

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1
Geysir
— 1 day
2
Vik
— 2 nights
3
Reykjavik
— 5 nights

1
day
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 11th (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, thenadmire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Geysir day trip planning website.

Fredericton, Canada to Geysir is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 4 hours. Traveling from Fredericton in October, you will find days in Geysir are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls

2
nights
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 12th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach, trot along with a tour on horseback, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, and finally stop by Vik Wool Vikurprjon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): kick back and relax at Reynisfjara Beach, thenadmire the sheer force of Skogafoss, thenexplore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reyniskyrka Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Vik trip planner.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Vik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Skogafoss
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

5
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Change things up with these side-trips from Reykjavik: Hvolsvollur (Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss & Seljalandsfoss), Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall (in Hella). There's much more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and admire the sheer force of Oxararfoss.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Reykjavik online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Vik to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

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Side Trips

Hvolsvollur, Thingvellir, Thermal Spas, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

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