7 days in Iceland Itinerary

7 days in Iceland Itinerary

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Fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Shuttle to Reykjavík, Bus to Vik
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Vik
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Reykjavik
— 2 nights
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Vik — 2 nights

Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Popular historic sites such as Reyniskirkja Church and Rutshellir Cave are in your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Black Sand Beach and Reynisfjara Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Kirkjubaejarklaustur (Fjadrargljufur Canyon & Scenic Green Lava Walk) and Seljalandsfoss - Waterfall (in Hella). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, take in the dramatic natural features at Dyrhólaey, appreciate the history behind Voyages Friendship Statue, and get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vik trip itinerary planner.

Ahmedabad, India to Vik is an approximately 24.5-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -5.5 hour difference. Traveling from Ahmedabad in June, expect Vik to be colder, temps between 12°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Reykjavik.
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Reykjavik — 2 nights

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 18th (Tue), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, shop like a local with Laugavegur, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at National Museum of Iceland, then contemplate the long history of Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Reykjavik online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vik to Reykjavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.
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Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Iceland travel guide

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Waterfalls · Spas · Churches
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.
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