15 days in Iceland Itinerary

15 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland journey planner
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Fly
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Reykjahlid
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hofn
— 3 nights
Drive
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Vik
— 3 nights
Drive
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Blaskogabyggd
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjavik
— 5 nights

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Reykjahlid — 2 nights

Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Reykjahlid is known for nature and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Dettifoss Waterfall, stroll through Krafla Lava Fields, take in the natural beauty of Mývatn Nature Baths, and take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard).

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Reykjahlid driving holiday planner.

Reykjavik to Reykjahlid is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June in Reykjahlid, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Hofn.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Side Trip
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Hofn — 3 nights

Höfn or Höfn í Hornafirði is an Icelandic fishing town in the southeastern part of the country. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hofn: Hvalnes Lighthouse (in Hornafjorour), Vatnajokull (in Vatnajokull National Park) and Jokulsarlon (Glacier Lagoon & Fellsfjara). Next up on the itinerary: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, try out the rides at Hofn Swimming Pool, see the interesting displays at The Thorbergur center, and explore the striking landscape at Hoffellsjokull Glacier.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Hofn trip planner.

You can drive from Reykjahlid to Hofn in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Vik.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
Side Trips
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Vik — 3 nights

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Get out of town with these interesting Vik side-trips: Kirkjubaejarklaustur (Systrafoss, Skaftarstofa, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue, get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum, and stroll through Black Sand Beach.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Vik road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Hofn to Vik in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In June in Vik, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Blaskogabyggd.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Side Trips
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Blaskogabyggd — 1 night

A conglomeration of several districts, Blaskogabyggd encompasses a handful of settlements totaling around 930 people in southwestern Iceland.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Geysir.

To see photos and other tourist information, read Blaskogabyggd online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Vik to Blaskogabyggd in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daytime highs in Blaskogabyggd are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Reykjavik.
Nature · Parks
Side Trips
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Reykjavik — 5 nights

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Change things up with these side-trips from Reykjavik: Thingvellir (Galgaklettur, Thingvellir National Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, don't miss a visit to Perlan, admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Iceland, and wander the streets of Laugavegur.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Reykjavik online tour planner.

Drive from Blaskogabyggd to Reykjavik in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 22:

Iceland travel guide

4.5
Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.