10 days in Iceland Itinerary

10 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Houston
Fly + Drive:  15 h 45 min
1
Geysir
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Skogar
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Reykjavik
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Houston

1
night
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 22nd (Fri): witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur. Keep things going the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Gjain, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, thenadmire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, and finally take in the natural beauty of Geysir.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Geysir tour itinerary maker.

Houston, USA to Geysir is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Houston to Geysir. In November, Geysir is much colder than Houston - with highs of 40°F and lows of 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Skogar.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Geysir, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, Gjain
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

3
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hvolsvollur (Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss & Lava Centre). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum, and appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Skogar holiday app.

Drive from Geysir to Skogar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Skogar, expect temperatures between 40°F during the day and 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Skogar

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vik, Hvolsvollur, Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach

4
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
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: Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik online tour itinerary builder.

Drive from Skogar to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°F in November, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Thermal Spas, Thingvellir National Park
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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