4 days in Iceland Itinerary

4 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland trip planner
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Reykjavik
— 1 night
Drive
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Geysir
— 1 night
Drive
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Vik
— 1 night
Drive

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Reykjavik — 1 night

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 11th (Thu), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, then appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and finally contemplate the long history of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at National Museum of Iceland and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik online day trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Reykjavik. In June, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Geysir.
Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums
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Geysir — 1 night

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 13th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, then take in the natural beauty of Geysir, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Geysir road trip app.

Drive from Reykjavik to Geysir in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Geysir, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vik.
Nature · Parks
Side Trips
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Vik — 1 night

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Dyrhólaey, take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reyniskirkja Church, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Vik tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Vik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Side Trip
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Iceland travel guide

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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.