11 days in Iceland Itinerary

11 days in Iceland Itinerary

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11 days in Iceland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + bus:  24​h
1
Blaskogabyggd
— 1 day
taxi + bus:  1​h 45​min
2
Skogar
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kirkjubaejarklaustur
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Reykjavik
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Singapore

1
day
Blaskogabyggd

Blaskogabyggd ©
A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, then take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, and finally admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Blaskogabyggd holiday planning tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Blaskogabyggd is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Singapore to Blaskogabyggd. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in August, with highs in Blaskogabyggd at 16°C and lows at 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Skogar.

Things to do in Blaskogabyggd

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Strokkur, Bruarfoss Waterfall
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Bruarfoss Waterfall ©
Bruarfoss Waterfall

2
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.
On the 9th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Gljufrabui Waterfalls, admire the sheer force of Kvernufoss, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Skogar Museum, trek along Fimmvorduhals Hiking Trail, and then get impressive views of Katla Volcano.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Skogar itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from Blaskogabyggd to Skogar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Skogar are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kirkjubaejarklaustur.

Things to do in Skogar

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Katla Volcano
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Gljufrabui Waterfalls ©
Gljufrabui Waterfalls
Kvernufoss ©
Kvernufoss

3
nights
Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Kirkjubaejarklaustur ©
Kirkjubaejarklaustur holidays offer visitors an easy access to the untamed landscapes of Vatnajokull National Park.
Explore Kirkjubaejarklaustur's surroundings by going to Vik (Black Sand Beach, Dyrholaey, & more), Landmannalaugar (Landmannalaugar & Laugavegur) and Svartifoss Waterfall (in Skaftafell). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Skaftafell National Park and admire the landmark architecture of Nupsstadur.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Kirkjubaejarklaustur trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Skogar to Kirkjubaejarklaustur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Kirkjubaejarklaustur

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vik, Landmannalaugar, Vatnajokull National Park
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Laugavegur ©
Laugavegur
Landmannalaugar ©
Landmannalaugar
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

3
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore Reykjavik's surroundings by going to Thermal Spas (in Grindavik) and Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland.

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Traveling by car from Kirkjubaejarklaustur to Reykjavik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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