15 days in Iceland Itinerary

15 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly to Keflavik International Airport, Drive to Hella
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Hella
— 2 nights
Drive
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Vik
— 4 nights
Drive
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Geysir
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjavik
— 7 nights
Fly

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Hella

Hella is a small town in southern Iceland on the shores of the river Ytri-Rangá and has, as of 2011, 781 inhabitants.Hella is situated to the east of Reykjavík on the Hringvegur (Route 1) between Selfoss and Hvolsvöllur.OverviewThe name of the town comes from caves near the river. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the sheer force of Gluggafoss/Merkjarfoss, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nauthusagil Waterfall, then take in the dramatic scenery at Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall, and finally stop by Seljalandsfoss. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Gljufrabui Waterfalls, surround yourself with nature on Dogsledding Iceland, and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hella trip planning website.

Dallas, USA to Hella is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Dallas to Hella. When traveling from Dallas in November, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in Hella: temperatures range from 40°F by day to 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Vik.

Things to do in Hella

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

4
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Vik

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Step out of Vik to go to Skogar and see Kvernufoss, which is approximately 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Skogafoss, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reyniskyrka Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Vik trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Hella to Vik in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Vik sees daily highs of 40°F and lows of 36°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Geysir.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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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 29th (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, then take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Geysir attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from Vik to Geysir takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Geysir can reach 40°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks · Nature · Spas

Side Trips

7
nights
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjavik: Thermal Spas (in Grindavik), Keflavik (Viking World & History Museum of Reykjanesbaer) and Thingvellir (Galgaklettur & Thingvellir National Park). Spend the 5th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, enjoy breathtaking views from Perlan, appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, and see Off-Road Tours.

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Traveling by car from Geysir to Reykjavik takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 40°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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.