11 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly
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Reykjavik
— 3 nights
Fly
2
Akureyri
— 1 night
Drive
3
Reykjahlid
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Vatnajokull National Park
— 1 night
Bus
5
Vik
— 1 night
Drive
6
Geysir
— 2 nights
Drive to Keflavik International Airport, Fly to New Delhi

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Reykjavik — 3 nights

Change things up with these side-trips from Reykjavik: Blue Lagoon (in Grindavik) and Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir). Spend the 30th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, look for gifts at National Museum of Iceland, take in the dramatic natural features at Bridge Between Continents, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

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New Delhi, India to Reykjavik is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in June, with highs in Reykjavik at 15°C and lows at 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Akureyri.
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Akureyri — 1 night

Capital of North Iceland

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, take in the exciting artwork at Linda Ola - Studio & Gallery, and then admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Akureyri attractions website.

Traveling by flight from Reykjavik to Akureyri takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Akureyri sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Reykjahlid.
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Reykjahlid — 2 nights

On the 4th (Tue), stroll through Krafla Lava Fields, then explore the striking landscape at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard), and then take in the dramatic scenery at Dettifoss Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Viti Crater, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Myvatn, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Mývatn Nature Baths.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Reykjahlid journey maker website.

Getting from Akureyri to Reykjahlid by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Reykjahlid are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Vatnajokull National Park.
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Vatnajokull National Park — 1 night

On the 6th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Vatnajokull, then take in the dramatic natural features at Svinafell Glacier, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Svartifoss Waterfall.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Vatnajokull National Park trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Reykjahlid to Vatnajokull National Park. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in July, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Vik.
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Vik — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskirkja Church, take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, then take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Vik holiday maker tool.

Traveling by bus from Vatnajokull National Park to Vik takes 4.5 hours. July in Vik sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Geysir.
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Geysir — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): relax and rejuvenate at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, then experience rural life at Fridheimar, then admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls.

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

Traveling by car from Vik to Geysir takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Geysir sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
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Iceland travel guide

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Spas · Waterfalls · Churches
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.
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