10 days in Iceland Itinerary

10 days in Iceland Itinerary

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1
Reykjavik
— 1 night
2
Hveragerdi
— Few hours
3
Thingvellir
— 1 night
4
Laugarvatn
— 1 night
5
Vik
— 2 nights
6
Kirkjubaejarklaustur
— Few hours
7
Jokulsarlon
— 1 night
8
Reykjavik
— 2 nights

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Your day by day itinerary now includes CityWalk Reykjavik, Perlan and Blue Lagoon. On the 14th (Sun), gain interesting insight with CityWalk Reykjavik, then make a trip to Perlan, and then boost your wellbeing at Blue Lagoon.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Reykjavik trip itinerary maker app.

Ottawa, Canada to Reykjavik is an approximately 11-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Ottawa to Reykjavik. In November in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Hveragerdi.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums · Spas · Tours

Side Trip

Blue Lagoon
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Perlan ©
Perlan
Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon
CityWalk Reykjavik ©
CityWalk Reykjavik

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Hveragerdi

Hveragerdi ©
Hveragerði is a town and municipality in the south of Iceland located 45 km to the east of Reykjavík on Iceland's main ringroad, Route 1.The river Varmá runs through the town.OverviewThe surrounding area is part of the Hengill central volcano, and is geothermally active and experiences very frequent (usually minor) earthquakes. You've now added Geothermal Exhibition to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): learn the secrets of production at Geothermal Exhibition, explore the fascinating underground world of Raufarholshellir, and then engage your brain at Hveragerdi - Stone and Mineral Museum.

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Drive from Reykjavik to Hveragerdi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Hveragerdi can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Thingvellir.

Things to do in Hveragerdi

Nature · Parks · Tours
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Raufarholshellir ©
Raufarholshellir
Hveragerdi - Stone and Mineral Museum ©
Hveragerdi - Stone and Mineral Museum
Geothermal Exhibition ©
Geothermal Exhibition

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Thingvellir

Thingvellir ©
One of Iceland's most popular tourist destinations, Thingvellir represents a national park steeped in historical, cultural, and geological significance, as evidenced by its designation as a World Heritage Site.
Thingvellir National Park has been added to your itinerary.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Thingvellir trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Hveragerdi to Thingvellir by car takes about an hour. In November, daytime highs in Thingvellir are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Laugarvatn.

Things to do in Thingvellir

Nature · Parks
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Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

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Laugarvatn

Laugarvatn ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, Gullfoss Falls, Geysir, and other attractions. On the 16th (Tue), relax and rejuvenate at Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Baths.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Laugarvatn attractions app.

Laugarvatn is just a stone's throw from Thingvellir. In November, daytime highs in Laugarvatn are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Vik.

Things to do in Laugarvatn

Spas · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Gullfoss Falls, Strokkur, Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, Geysir
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Geysir ©
Geysir

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Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Reynisfjara Beach has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate the geological forces at Icelandic Lava Show.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vik journey planner.

Getting from Laugarvatn to Vik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Vik can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Kirkjubaejarklaustur.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hvolsvollur, Skogar, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
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Icelandic Lava Show ©
Icelandic Lava Show
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss

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Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Kirkjubaejarklaustur ©
Kirkjubaejarklaustur holidays offer visitors an easy access to the untamed landscapes of Vatnajokull National Park.
On the 19th (Fri), go for a walk through Scenic Green Lava Walk, then take in breathtaking views at Fjadrargljufur Canyon, and then explore the striking landscape at Skaftareldahraun.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kirkjubaejarklaustur online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vik to Kirkjubaejarklaustur takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Jokulsarlon.

Things to do in Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Fjadrargljufur Canyon ©
Fjadrargljufur Canyon
Skaftareldahraun ©
Skaftareldahraun
Scenic Green Lava Walk ©
Scenic Green Lava Walk

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Jokulsarlon

Jokulsarlon ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Local Guide of Vatnajokull.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Jokulsarlon journey planner.

Traveling by car from Kirkjubaejarklaustur to Jokulsarlon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Jokulsarlon sees daily highs of 4°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Jokulsarlon

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Diamond Beach ©
Diamond Beach

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Laugavegur, Sun Voyager and National Museum of Iceland. On the 21st (Sun), wander the streets of Laugavegur, then take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Reykjavik online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Jokulsarlon to Reykjavik takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Mon).

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Sun Voyager ©
Sun Voyager
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

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