15 days in Iceland Itinerary

15 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Reykjavik
— 3 nights
2
Reykjahlid
— 3 nights
3
Djupivogur
— 1 night
4
Vik
— 1 night
5
Geysir
— 2 nights
6
Hellnar
— 2 nights

3
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Popular historic sites such as Hallgrimskirkja and Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar) are in your itinerary. Do your shopping at Handknitting Association of Iceland and 12 Tonar. Venture out of the city with trips to Borgarnes (The Settlement Center & Blomasetrid). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sea views from Grotta Lighthouse, appreciate the history behind The Statue of Leif Eiriksson, look for gifts at Alfagull, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland.

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Kansas City, USA to Reykjavik is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Kansas City in March, things will get slightly colder in Reykjavik: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Shopping Museums Tours

Side Trips

Borgarnes, Alfagull
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Reykjavik Open Air Museum ©
Reykjavik Open Air Museum
The Settlement Center ©
The Settlement Center

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Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Get in touch with nature at Krafla Lava Fields and Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard). Linda Ola - Studio & Gallery and Moorudalur Farm are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Reykjahlid, make a side trip to see Flora, Akureyri in Akureyri, approximately Akureyri away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Hverir, take in the pleasant sights at Viti Crater, and explore the fascinating underground world of Grjotagja Cave.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Reykjahlid itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Reykjahlid takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Reykjahlid can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Djupivogur.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Lake Myvatn, Akureyri, Moorudalur Farm
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Krafla Lava Fields ©
Krafla Lava Fields
Hverir ©
Hverir
Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard) ©
Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard)

1
night
Djupivogur

Djupivogur ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): stop by Arfleifd, thenlook for gifts at JFS Handcraft, thenmake a trip to Eggin i Gledivik, and finally stroll through The Bulandsnes.

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You can drive from Reykjahlid to Djupivogur in 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Reykjahlid in April since evenings lows in Djupivogur dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vik.

Things to do in Djupivogur

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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JFS Handcraft ©
JFS Handcraft
Arfleifd ©
Arfleifd
Eggin i Gledivik ©
Eggin i Gledivik

1
night
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 8th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church, examine the collection at Skogar Museum, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Mýrdalsjökull, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Reynisfjara Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach, and then appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue.

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Drive from Djupivogur to Vik in 5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Vik are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Skogar Museum
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Reynisfjara Beach ©
Reynisfjara Beach
Sólheimajökulll ©
Sólheimajökulll
Mýrdalsjökull
Mýrdalsjökull

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, thentee off at Geysir Golf Course, thenadmire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall.

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Getting from Vik to Geysir by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Geysir are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hellnar.

Things to do in Geysir

Outdoors Golf Nature

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Bruarfoss Waterfall
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall
Geysir Golf Course ©
Geysir Golf Course

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nights
Hellnar

Hellnar ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Londrangar Basalt Cliffs, stroll through Dritvik and Djupalonssandur, thenkick back and relax at Djúpalónssandur beach, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Cave Vatnshellir. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ingjaldscholskirkja and then stroll through Skardsvik Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Hellnar travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Geysir to Hellnar in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hellnar

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Snaefellsbaer, Ingjaldscholskirkja
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Djúpalónssandur beach ©
Djúpalónssandur beach
Cave Vatnshellir ©
Cave Vatnshellir

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