5 days in Iceland Itinerary

5 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland travel route planner
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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjavik
— 3 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 14th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to Blaskogabyggd, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Abu Dhabi in June; daily highs in Blaskogabyggd reach 15°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Reykjavik.
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Nature · Parks
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Reykjavik — 3 nights

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 15th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Gerdarsafn Kopavogur Art Museum, then take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour. On the next day, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

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Getting from Blaskogabyggd to Reykjavik by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In June, daytime highs in Reykjavik are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.
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Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Museums
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Iceland travel guide

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Waterfalls · Spas · Churches
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.
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