10 days in Iceland Itinerary

10 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland attractions planner

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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
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Vik
— 3 nights
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Reykjavik
— 5 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall and then soothe aching muscles at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Fjallhalla Adventurers, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Blaskogabyggd day trip planning tool.

Warsaw, Poland to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In September, Blaskogabyggd is a bit cooler than Warsaw - with highs of 13°C and lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Vik.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Spas

Side Trips

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Vik

— 3 nights
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Vik is known for beaches, nature, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, take in the spiritual surroundings of Reyniskirkja Church, explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, and enjoy the sand and surf at Reynisfjara Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vik day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Blaskogabyggd to Vik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Reykjavik

— 5 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjavik: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). Spend the 9th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, take in panoramic vistas at Perlan, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Reykjavik vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Vik to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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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.