14 days in Iceland Itinerary

14 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Hella
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Geysir
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Hofn
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Reykjavik
— 6 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Berlin

2
nights
Hella

Hella ©
Hella is a small town in southern Iceland on the shores of the river Ytri-Rangá and has, as of 2011, 781 inhabitants.Hella is situated to the east of Reykjavík on the Hringvegur (Route 1) between Selfoss and Hvolsvöllur.OverviewThe name of the town comes from caves near the river. On the 20th (Sun), stop by UNA Local Product. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): admire the sheer force of Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss, explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, and then stroll through Laugavegur.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Hella road trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Hella is an approximately 9- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In October in Hella, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Hella

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Hvolsvollur, Vik, Laugavegur, Skogafoss
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Laugavegur ©
Laugavegur
Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall

2
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.
On the 23rd (Wed), take in the natural beauty of Hrunalaug, take in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, and then take in the natural beauty of Strokkur. Keep things going the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, and then play a few rounds at Geysir Golf Course.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Geysir online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hella to Geysir takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Geysir, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hofn.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Blaskogabyggd, Hrunalaug, Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Geysir Golf Course ©
Geysir Golf Course

3
nights
Hofn

Hofn ©
Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. Explore Hofn's surroundings by going to Jokulsarlon (Glacier Lagoon & Diamond Beach). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Vatnajokull, see the interesting displays at Huldusteinn, and laugh and play at Hofn Swimming Pool.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hofn journey maker site.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Geysir to Hofn in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Hofn sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Hofn

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Jokulsarlon, Vatnajokull
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Vatnajokull ©
Vatnajokull
Diamond Beach ©
Diamond Beach

6
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
When in Reykjavik, make a side trip to see Thingvellir National Park in Thingvellir, approximately Thingvellir away. There's much more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, explore the world behind art at Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar), and take a stroll through Laugavegur.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik route planning site.

Traveling by car from Hofn to Reykjavik takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Thingvellir National Park
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja

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