5 days in Iceland Itinerary

5 days in Iceland Itinerary

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5 days in Iceland Itinerary

Start: Bucharest
Fly:  11​h 15​min
Reykjavik
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Geysir
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Bucharest

1
night
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik sightseeing planner .

Bucharest, Romania to Reykjavik is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Bucharest to Reykjavik is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Bucharest in July, you will find days in Reykjavik are colder (17°C), and nights are little chillier (10°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Geysir.

Things to do in Reykjavik

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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Sun Voyager ©
Sun Voyager

2
nights
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 5th (Thu): cruise along Golden Circle Route. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Geysir tour planning tool .

Traveling by car from Reykjavik to Geysir takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Geysir sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geysir

#Scenic Drive, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Golden Circle Route
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Golden Circle Route ©
Golden Circle Route
Gullfoss ©
Gullfoss
Strokkur ©
Strokkur

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