6 days in Iceland Itinerary

6 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dubai
Fly + Drive:  17 h
1
Geysir
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Vik
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Dubai

1
day
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 6th (Wed): witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and then tee off at Geysir Golf Course.

Plan trip to Geysir with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Geysir is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Geysir is minus 4 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in March, with highs in Geysir at 5°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Geysir

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trip

Gullfoss Falls
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Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Gullfoss Falls ©
Gullfoss Falls
Geysir Golf Course ©
Geysir Golf Course

1
night
Vik

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 7th (Thu), appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue, then kick back and relax at Black Sand Beach, then make a trip to Dyrhólaey, and finally admire the sheer force of Skogafoss.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Vik trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Vik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Vik can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Skogafoss
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Skogafoss ©
Skogafoss
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Dyrhólaey ©
Dyrhólaey

2
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland, then examine the collection at Aurora Reykjavik, then admire all the interesting features of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition, and finally explore the striking landscape of Thingvellir National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Reykjavik tour planner.

You can drive from Vik to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Vik in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Reykjavik, with lows of -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Thingvellir National Park
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

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