5 days in Iceland Itinerary

5 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Vik
— 2 nights
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Reykjavik
— 2 nights

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Vik

Vik
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): stroll through Reynisfjara Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum, explore the ancient world of Rutshellir Cave, explore the striking landscape at Mýrdalsjökull, then enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach, and finally pause for some photo ops at Voyages Friendship Statue.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Vik vacation planner.

Manchester, UK to Vik is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Manchester in February, you will find days in Vik are a bit cooler (4°C), and nights are about the same (1°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

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Mýrdalsjökull
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History Museum
Skogar Museum
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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Shop till you drop at 12 Tonar and Fotografi. Your inner history buff will appreciate Grotta Lighthouse and Frikirkjan i Reykjavik. Step out of Reykjavik with an excursion to Strandarkirkja in Thorlakshofn--about 52 minutes away. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Reykjavik Open Air Museum, examine the collection at Aurora Reykjavik, get engrossed in the history at Saga Museum, and contemplate the long history of Hannesarholt.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik journey planner.

Traveling by car from Vik to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Vik in February, plan for little chillier nights in Reykjavik, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

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