14 days in Iceland Itinerary

14 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland trip planner

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Fly to Keflavik International Airport, Drive to Snaefellsbaer
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Snaefellsbaer
— 2 nights
Drive
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Vik
— 2 nights
Drive
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Svinafell
— 2 nights
Drive
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Asbyrgi
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjahlid
— 2 nights
Fly
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Reykjavik
— 4 nights
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Snaefellsbaer

— 2 nights
The Freezer Theatre has been added to your itinerary. On the 29th (Fri), see a show at The Freezer Theatre, admire the sheer force of Kirkjufellsfoss, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kirkjufell Mountain, then pause for some serene contemplation at Budir Church, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Djúpalónssandur beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Dritvik and Djupalonssandur, then make a trip to Londrangar Basalt Cliffs, then Head underground at Cave Vatnshellir, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Snaefellsjokull National Park & Glacier.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Snaefellsbaer itinerary builder site.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Snaefellsbaer is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Snaefellsbaer, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Vik.

Things to do in Snaefellsbaer

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 28 — 30:

Vik

— 2 nights
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 31st (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Reynisfjall, explore the striking landscape at Mýrdalsjökull, take in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll, then get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum, then explore the striking landscape at Reynisdrangar, and finally look for gifts at Vik Wool Vikurprjon. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Rutshellir Cave, witness a stunning natural landmark at Seljavallalaug, admire the sheer force of Kvernufoss, tour the pleasant surroundings at Reynisfjara Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskirkja Church, and finally pause for some photo ops at Voyages Friendship Statue.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Vik driving holiday planning tool.

Drive from Snaefellsbaer to Vik in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Svinafell.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 1:

Svinafell

— 2 nights
On the 2nd (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Skeioara Bridge Monument, then enjoy the sand and surf at Fellsfjara, then explore the activities along Fjallsarlon Iceberg Lagoon, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hrutfjallstindar. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Polaire, take in the dramatic scenery at Svartifoss Waterfall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Flaajokull Glacier, then explore the striking landscape at Svinafell Glacier, and finally make a trip to Svinafellsjokull Glacier.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Svinafell road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vik to Svinafell takes 2 hours. June in Svinafell sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Asbyrgi.

Things to do in Svinafell

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 3:

Asbyrgi

— 1 night
On the 4th (Thu), admire the verdant scenery at Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods), then explore the striking landscape of Jokulsargljufur National Park, and then explore the striking landscape at Vesturdalur.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Asbyrgi online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Svinafell to Asbyrgi in 7.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Asbyrgi

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 4:
Highlights from your trip

Reykjahlid

— 2 nights
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Selfoss Waterfall, make a trip to Grenjadarstadir, then take in the pleasant sights at Viti Crater, then stroll through Krafla Lava Fields, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Grjotagja Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Lofthellir Lava Cave, admire the sheer force of Hverfjall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Dimmuborgir Lava Formations, and finally head outdoors with Hofdi.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjahlid journey planner.

Traveling by car from Asbyrgi to Reykjahlid takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in June, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 4 — 6:

Reykjavik

— 4 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Reykjadalur Hot Springs and Urridafoss Waterfall. Get in touch with nature at Bruarfoss Waterfall and Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss. Change things up with these side-trips from Reykjavik: Lava Centre (in Hvolsvollur), Thjofafoss (in Hella) and Gljufrabui Waterfalls (in Skogar). The adventure continues: stroll through Videy Island, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, admire the sheer force of Hraunfossar, and see the interesting displays at The Settlement Center.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik online trip builder.

You can fly from Reykjahlid to Reykjavik in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks · Nature · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 6 — 10:

Iceland travel guide

4.5
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.