11 days in Iceland Itinerary

11 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly to Keflavik International Airport, Drive to Geysir
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Geysir
— 1 night
Drive
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Vik
— 3 nights
Drive
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Reykjavik
— 6 nights
Fly

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the natural beauty of Strokkur, admire the sheer force of Gullfoss Falls, witness a stunning natural landmark at Haukadalur, take in the dramatic scenery at Faxi (Vatnsleysufoss) Waterfall, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bruarfoss Waterfall, and finally take in the natural beauty of Geysir.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Geysir travel route website.

Porto, Portugal to Geysir is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Porto in January: highs in Geysir hover around 3°C, while lows dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 22 — 23:
Highlights from your trip
Gullfoss Falls ©
Must see
Gullfoss Falls
4.8
Strokkur
Must see
Strokkur
4.6
Geysir ©
Hot Spring
Geysir
4.5

3
nights
Vik

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Change things up with these side-trips from Vik: Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall (in Hella) and Volcano Eyjafjallajokull (in Selfoss). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, take an in-depth tour of Skogar Museum, stroll through Black Sand Beach, and enjoy some diversion at Vik Swimming Pool.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vik journey planning app.

You can drive from Geysir to Vik in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Geysir in January, Vik is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 23 — 26:
Highlights from your trip
Skogafoss ©
Waterfall
Skogafoss
4.8

6
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get out of town with these interesting Reykjavik side-trips: Thingvellir (Thingvellir National Park & Galgaklettur) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, have some family-friendly fun at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, take in panoramic vistas at Perlan, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik trip planning website.

Drive from Vik to Reykjavik in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Vik in January, expect slightly colder with lows of -1°C in Reykjavik. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 26 — Feb 1:
Highlights from your trip
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Must see
Hallgrimskirkja
4.4
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Thermal Spa
Thermal Spas
3.9
Sun Voyager ©
Must see
Sun Voyager
4.4

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