6 days in London, Paris & Iceland Itinerary

6 days in London, Paris & Iceland Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
3
Grindavik, Iceland
— 1 night

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 28th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, thentake in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Big Ben.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the London itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from New York City to London due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, thenshop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and finally steep yourself in history at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Pantheon, thenwander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, thenadmire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and finally look for gifts at Les Expressives.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Paris road trip site.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Grindavik.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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Grindavik, Iceland

Grindavik ©
A historical fishing town on the scenic south coast of the Southern Peninsula, Grindavik boasts one main attraction, the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): witness a stunning natural landmark at Gunnuhver Hot Springs, learn about all things military at Keflavik Maritime Center, and then get engrossed in the history at Viking World.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Grindavik online journey planner.

You can fly from Paris to Grindavik in 7.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in December, things will get slightly colder in Grindavik: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Grindavik

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Keflavik, Krysuvik
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Gunnuhver Hot Springs ©
Gunnuhver Hot Springs
Keflavik Maritime Center ©
Keflavik Maritime Center
Viking World ©
Viking World

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