9 days in North Iceland Itinerary

9 days in North Iceland Itinerary

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Fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Shuttle to Reykjavík, Bus to Akureyri
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Akureyri
— 3 nights
Drive
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Reykjahlid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hvammstangi
— 2 nights
Drive to Keflavik International Airport, Fly to Kuwait City

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Akureyri

— 3 nights

Capital of North Iceland

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Akureyri is known for nature, parks, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Goðafoss Waterfall, get outside with Outdoor Activities, trot along with a tour on horseback, and learn the secrets of beer at Akureyri Luxur.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Akureyri travel itinerary planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Akureyri is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 3 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in November: high temperatures in Akureyri hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Akureyri

Tours · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature
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Reykjahlid

— 3 nights
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Reykjahlid is known for nature and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Myvatn, witness a stunning natural landmark at Mývatn Nature Baths, tour the pleasant surroundings at Krafla Lava Fields, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard).

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Reykjahlid trip maker.

Traveling by car from Akureyri to Reykjahlid takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Reykjahlid are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hvammstangi.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Hvammstangi

— 2 nights
Hvammstangi is an Icelandic village in the north-west part of the country, on Vatnsnes peninsula, situated on the Miðfjörður.It is the most densely populated area in the Húnaþing County, with a current population of about 580 people.OverviewHvammstangi is an important service center for the surrounding area. On the 24th (Wed), look for gifts at Woolfactory Shop KIDKA and then try to win big at FL Hestar Horse Rental.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Hvammstangi trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Reykjahlid to Hvammstangi takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hvammstangi

Casinos · Fun & Games · Shopping
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