5 days in Iceland Itinerary

5 days in Iceland Itinerary

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5 days in Iceland Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Bus:  9 h
1
Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Reykjavik
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: London

1
night
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 20th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, and finally take in the natural beauty of Geysir.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Blaskogabyggd itinerary planner.

London, UK to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from London in March, things will get little chillier in Blaskogabyggd: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Geysir, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Strokkur
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

3
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Go for a jaunt from Reykjavik to Grindavik to see Thermal Spas about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, don't miss a visit to The Statue of Leif Eiriksson, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik driving holiday website.

Traveling by car from Blaskogabyggd to Reykjavik takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Thermal Spas
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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