8 days in Iceland Itinerary

8 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Geysir
— 1 night
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Skogar
— 2 nights
3
Reykjavik
— 4 nights

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Geysir

Geysir ©
Geysir tourism revolves around a famed geyser, which goes from very calm to extremely volatile depending on the subterranean seismic activity at the time.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take in the natural beauty of Strokkur and then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Geysir tour itinerary planner.

Berlin, Germany to Geysir is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April in Geysir, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 0°C at night. On the 21st (Fri), you're off to Skogar.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Gullfoss Falls
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur

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Skogar

Skogar ©
Take a trip to Skogar for a chance to see a picture-perfect glacier and a collection of waterfalls fed by the Skoga River.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, make a trip to Solheimasandur Plane Wreck, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey and then kick back and relax at Reynisfjara Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Skogar travel route planner.

Getting from Geysir to Skogar by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April in Skogar, expect temperatures between 6°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Skogar

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Vik
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Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Reynisfjara Beach ©
Reynisfjara Beach
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss

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Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Reykjavik is known for historic sites, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in panoramic vistas at Perlan, and take a memorable tour with Goecco.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Skogar to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Reykjavik when traveling from Skogar in April, with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition ©

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