7 days in South Region Itinerary

7 days in South Region Itinerary

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7 days in South Region Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  21​h 45​min
1
Hvolsvollur
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Vik
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Geysir
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Bangkok

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day
Hvolsvollur

Hvolsvollur ©
Hvolsvöllur is a small town in the south of Iceland about 106 km to the east of Reykjavík.It is situated in the inland swamps of Landeyjar, in the municipality of Rangárþing eystra and has, as of January 2015, 934 inhabitants.OverviewThe name of the town literally translates to "Hillfield". Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Southcoast Adventure and then admire the sheer force of Seljalandsfoss.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hvolsvollur trip itinerary planning tool

Bangkok, Thailand to Hvolsvollur is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time (ICT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 7 hours. In March, Hvolsvollur is cooler than Bangkok - with highs of 4°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Hvolsvollur

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Southcoast Adventure, Seljalandsfoss
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Southcoast Adventure ©
Southcoast Adventure
Seljalandsfoss ©
Seljalandsfoss

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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 4th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, then explore the striking landscape at Dyrholaey, and then stroll through Black Sand Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Vik trip tool

Getting from Hvolsvollur to Vik by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Skogafoss
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Black Sand Beach
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
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Dyrholaey

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nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Geysir: Skalholt Cathedral (in Fludir) and Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir). Spend the 5th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along Golden Circle Route.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Geysir road trip planning site

Getting from Vik to Geysir by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 4°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gullfoss, Thingvellir National Park, Skalholt Cathedral
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
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Gullfoss
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Thingvellir National Park