16 days in Iceland Itinerary

16 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
2
Geysir
— 1 night
3
Hof
— 2 nights
4
Vik
— 4 nights
5
Reykjavik
— 4 nights

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): examine the collection at Volcano House. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Jokla Icelandic Design, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjavik day trip planning website.

Bangkok, Thailand to Reykjavik is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bangkok to Reykjavik, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Reykjavik is colder than Bangkok - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Geysir.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Food Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours
Volcano House ©
Volcano House

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur and then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Geysir visit planner.

Traveling by car from Reykjavik to Geysir takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Geysir are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Hof.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Blaskogabyggd
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Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
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Strokkur

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Hof

Hof ©
Nestled in a narrow strip of land between the sea and the glacier, Hof remains best known for its 1883 turf church--the last of its kind to be built in the old Icelandic style of architecture.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Polaire, thenadmire the sheer force of Svartifoss Waterfall, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Diamond Beach, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Glacier Lagoon.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Hof route maker tool.

Getting from Geysir to Hof by car takes about 4.5 hours. April in Hof sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Vik.

Things to do in Hof

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vatnajokull National Park, Jokulsarlon, Svinafellsjokull Glacier
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Svartifoss Waterfall ©
Svartifoss Waterfall
Diamond Beach ©
Diamond Beach
Lac Polaire ©
Lac Polaire

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nights
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Explore Vik's surroundings by going to Hella (Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall & Southcoast Adventure). There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, stop by Wool Gallery Vik i Myrdal, explore the striking landscape at Sólheimajökulll, and pause for some photo ops at Voyages Friendship Statue.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Vik journey tool.

Drive from Hof to Vik in 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Vik are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hella, Skogafoss
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall ©
Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach

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nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik ©
When in Reykjavik, make a side trip to see Thingvellir National Park in Thingvellir, approximately Thingvellir away. See even more of Reykjavik: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, admire the masterpieces at Asgrimur Jonsson Collection (Safn Asgrims Jonssonar), and take a stroll through Laugavegur.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Reykjavik sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Vik to Reykjavik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Vik in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Reykjavik. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Thingvellir National Park
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park

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