15 days in Iceland Itinerary

15 days in Iceland Itinerary

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15 days in Iceland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
Reykjavik
— 4 nights
Fly:  1​h
2
Akureyri
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Reykjahlid
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Hofn
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Vik
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Geysir
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Singapore

4
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjavik: Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall (in Hella), Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, contemplate the long history of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition, have some family-friendly fun at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

Before you visit Reykjavik, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Singapore, Singapore to Reykjavik is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in September, expect Reykjavik to be cooler, temps between 13°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Thermal Spas, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Thermal Spas

1
night
Akureyri

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall, then see the interesting displays at The Industry Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn), and finally capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Akureyri tour builder site .

Getting from Reykjavik to Akureyri by flight takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Akureyri

Parks Nature Tours
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Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Photography Tours

2
nights
Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
On the 15th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Dettifoss Waterfall, then Head underground at Grjotagja Cave, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Krafla Lava Fields. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Lake Myvatn and then take in the natural beauty of Mývatn Nature Baths.

Start your trip to Reykjahlid by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Akureyri to Reykjahlid in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Reykjahlid can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hofn.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
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Dettifoss Waterfall ©
Dettifoss Waterfall
Lake Myvatn ©
Lake Myvatn
Mývatn Nature Baths ©
Mývatn Nature Baths

3
nights
Hofn

Hofn ©
Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Explore Hofn's surroundings by going to Hvalnes Lighthouse (in Hornafjorour) and Jokulsarlon (Diamond Beach & Glacier Lagoon). There's lots more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, explore the world behind art at The Thorbergur center, try out the rides at Hofn Swimming Pool, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hofn trip planner.

Traveling by car from Reykjahlid to Hofn takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Hofn, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Hofn

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Jokulsarlon, Hvalnes Lighthouse
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Glacier Lagoon ©
Glacier Lagoon
Diamond Beach ©
Diamond Beach
Walking tours

2
nights
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Vik Church, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): get impressive views of Volcano Eyjafjallajokull, then explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskirkja Church, and finally stroll through Reynisfjara Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Vik online trip builder .

You can drive from Hofn to Vik in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Vik can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Volcano Eyjafjallajokull, Skogafoss
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

1
night
Geysir

Geysir ©
Geysir tourism revolves around a famed geyser, which goes from very calm to extremely volatile depending on the subterranean seismic activity at the time.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Geysir trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Vik to Geysir takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Geysir sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Bruarfoss Waterfall, Gullfoss Falls
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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