7 days in Iceland Itinerary

7 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Bus to Blaskogabyggd
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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
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Vik
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjavik
— 4 nights
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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 6th (Sat): witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and then soothe aching muscles at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Blaskogabyggd day trip planning app.

San Francisco, USA to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Blaskogabyggd is 8 hours. While traveling from San Francisco, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Blaskogabyggd, ranging from highs of 40°F to lows of 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Vik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Spas · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Vik

— 1 night
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 7th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reyniskirkja Church, take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, and then kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Vik trip planner.

Drive from Blaskogabyggd to Vik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 40°F, and evening lows to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 6 — 7:

Reykjavik

— 4 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get out of town with these interesting Reykjavik side-trips: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland, take in panoramic vistas at Perlan, and appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjavik online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Vik to Reykjavik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 40°F, and evening lows to 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 11:

Iceland travel guide

4.5
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.