11 days in Iceland Itinerary

11 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
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Svinafell
— 2 nights
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Vik
— 1 night
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Reykjavik
— 6 nights

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Blaskogabyggd

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Blaskogabyggd trip itinerary builder website.

Chicago, USA to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Chicago to Blaskogabyggd due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Chicago, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Blaskogabyggd, ranging from highs of 40°F to lows of 31°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Svinafell.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Nature · Parks · Spas

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Must see
Gullfoss Falls
4.8
Must see
Strokkur
4.6

2
nights
Svinafell

Svinafell
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Fjallsarlon Iceberg Lagoon, then explore the activities along Glacier Lagoon, then admire all the interesting features of Diamond Beach, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Svartifoss Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Skaftafell / Vatnajökull National Park.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Svinafell trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Blaskogabyggd to Svinafell takes 4 hours. April in Svinafell sees daily highs of 43°F and lows of 35°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Vik.

Things to do in Svinafell

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Voyages Friendship Statue, take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, explore the striking landscape at Dyrhólaey, then take in a show at Icelandic Lava Show, and finally kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Vik online journey maker.

Drive from Svinafell to Vik in 2 hours. In April in Vik, expect temperatures between 42°F during the day and 37°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

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Waterfall
Skogafoss
4.8

6
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get out of town with these interesting Reykjavik side-trips: Thingvellir (Logberg (Law Rock) & Thingvellir National Park) and Grindavik (The Icelandic Saltfish Museum, Thermal Spas, &more). Spend the 9th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, enjoy breathtaking views from Perlan, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Vik to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Vik in April, Reykjavik is little chillier at night with lows of 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

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Must see
Hallgrimskirkja
4.4
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Thermal Spa
Thermal Spas
3.9

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