3 days in Iceland Itinerary

3 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland route maker
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Reykjavik
— 1 day
Drive
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Mosfellsbaer
— 2 nights
Drive

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Reykjavik — 1 day

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Happyworld.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Reykjavik travel planner.

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major aiport is Keflavik International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in January, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to Mosfellsbaer.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Adventure · Nightlife
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Mosfellsbaer — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): try out the rides at Lagafellslaug in Mosfellsbaer and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Baths and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Thingvellir National Park.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mosfellsbaer online trip itinerary builder.

Mosfellsbaer is very close to Reykjavik. In January, daily temperatures in Mosfellsbaer can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Theme Parks · Spas
Side Trips
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Iceland travel guide

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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.