15 days in Iceland Itinerary

15 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Orlando, Florida
Fly + Drive:  19 h
1
Hvolsvollur
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Vik
— 3 nights
+3
Bus + Foot + Fly + Taxi:  8 h 30 min
3
Reykjahlid
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Hauganes
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
Reykjavik
— 4 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  17 h
End: Orlando, Florida

1
day
Hvolsvollur

Hvolsvollur ©
Hvolsvöllur is a small town in the south of Iceland about 106 km to the east of Reykjavík.It is situated in the inland swamps of Landeyjar, in the municipality of Rangárþing eystra and has, as of January 2015, 934 inhabitants.OverviewThe name of the town literally translates to "Hillfield". Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): trot along with Icelandic HorseWorld and then admire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Hvolsvollur trip itinerary maker website.

Orlando, USA to Hvolsvollur is an approximately 14- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Orlando to Hvolsvollur. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Orlando in June: high temperatures in Hvolsvollur hover around 51°F and lows are around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Hvolsvollur

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trip

Hella
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Icelandic HorseWorld ©
Icelandic HorseWorld
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

3
nights
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 18th (Mon), admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, take an in-depth tour of Skogar Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Reynisfjara Beach. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Dyrhólaey and then enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach.

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Getting from Hvolsvollur to Vik by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Vik are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Skogar
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Skogar Museum ©
Skogar Museum
Reynisfjara Beach ©
Reynisfjara Beach
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

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nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Step off the beaten path and head to Dettifoss Waterfall and Lake Myvatn. Visiting Goðafoss Waterfall and Lofthellir Lava Cave will get you outdoors. Step out of Reykjahlid to go to Husavik and see The Húsavík Whale Museum, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll through Krafla Lava Fields, take in the natural beauty of Mývatn Nature Baths, and Head underground at Grjotagja Cave.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Reykjahlid day trip planner.

Getting from Vik to Reykjahlid by combination of bus, flight, and taxi takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June in Reykjahlid, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hauganes.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Lake Myvatn, The Húsavík Whale Museum, Goðafoss Waterfall
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Dettifoss Waterfall ©
Dettifoss Waterfall
Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
The Húsavík Whale Museum ©
The Húsavík Whale Museum

2
nights
Hauganes

Hauganes ©
Hauganes is located in Eyjafjörður, the longest fjord in central northern Iceland. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Linda Ola - Studio & Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catholic Church (Katholska Kirkjan), and then examine the collection at Herring Era Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Hvoll Folk Museum of Dalvik Iceland, then pause for some serene contemplation at Akureyrarkirkja, then see the interesting displays at The Aviation Museum, and finally examine the collection at The Motorcycle Museum of Iceland.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hauganes trip planner.

Drive from Reykjahlid to Hauganes in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Hauganes can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Hauganes

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Akureyri, Herring Era Museum, Hvoll Folk Museum of Dalvik Iceland
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Herring Era Museum ©
Herring Era Museum
The Aviation Museum ©
The Aviation Museum
Hvoll Folk Museum of Dalvik Iceland ©
Hvoll Folk Museum of Dalvik Iceland

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nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Visit Hallgrimskirkja and Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition for their historical value. Step out of the city life by going to Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach and Thingvellir National Park. Go for a jaunt from Reykjavik to Borgarnes to see The Settlement Center about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: shop like a local with Laugavegur, look for gifts at foa, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and examine the collection at Volcano House.

To see ratings and tourist information, go to the Reykjavik trip maker tool.

Do a combination of car and flight from Hauganes to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In June in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 46°F at night. On the 30th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, The Settlement Center
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
The Settlement Center ©
The Settlement Center
Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach ©
Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach

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