7 days in London, Paris & Iceland Itinerary

7 days in London, Paris & Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe Trip Planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly
3
Grindavik, Iceland
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21

London, United Kingdom

— 3 nights

The Square Mile

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 12th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, then contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Big Ben, see the interesting displays at The British Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, and finally shop like a local with Harrods.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read London trip itinerary app.

New York City, USA to London is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from New York City to London. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in January; daily highs in London reach 46°F and lows reach 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 14:

Paris, France

— 2 nights

City of Light

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take a stroll through Île de la Cité, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 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 January, plan for daily highs up to 45°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Grindavik.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 16:

Grindavik, Iceland

— 1 night
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 16th (Mon): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Perlan.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Grindavik online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Paris to Grindavik by flight takes about 7.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Grindavik due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Paris in January, with highs in Grindavik at 37°F and lows at 30°F. On the 17th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Grindavik

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 16 — 17:

Iceland travel guide

4.5
Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.