7 days in Iceland Itinerary

7 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Reykjavik
— 3 nights
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Akureyri
— 1 night
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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night

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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: Hvalsneskirkja (in Sandgerdi) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, see Off-Road Tours, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and contemplate the long history of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Reykjavik trip itinerary planner.

Amritsar, India to Reykjavik is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 5.5 hours. When traveling from Amritsar in February, plan for cooler days in Reykjavik, with highs around 3°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Hvalsneskirkja, Thermal Spas
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas
Sun Voyager ©
Sun Voyager

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Akureyri

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
On the 5th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Goðafoss Waterfall and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Akureyri trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Akureyri takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Akureyri are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Blaskogabyggd.

Things to do in Akureyri

Tours · Nature · Parks
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Photography Tours
Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall

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Blaskogabyggd

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, indulge in some personalized pampering at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Blaskogabyggd trip planner.

Getting from Akureyri to Blaskogabyggd by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In February, plan for daily highs up to 4°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Nature · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Strokkur
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

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