3 days in Iceland Itinerary

3 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland trip planner

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Fly
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Grindavik
— 1 day
Drive
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Vik
— 1 night
Drive
3
Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
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Grindavik

— 1 day
A historical fishing town on the scenic south coast of the Southern Peninsula, Grindavik boasts one main attraction, the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): witness a stunning natural landmark at Gunnuhver Hot Springs and then boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Grindavik vacation planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Grindavik is an approximately 7-hour flight. When traveling from Dublin in February, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Grindavik: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Grindavik

Spas · Nature · Parks
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Vik

— 1 night
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskyrka Church, take in the dramatic natural features at Mýrdalsjökull, explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, then enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach, and finally take in a show at Icelandic Lava Show.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Vik trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Grindavik to Vik takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Blaskogabyggd.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
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Blaskogabyggd

— 1 night
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Strokkur and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Geysir.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Blaskogabyggd trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Vik to Blaskogabyggd in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Blaskogabyggd when traveling from Vik in February, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Iceland travel guide

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Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
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.