4 days in Iceland Itinerary

4 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland trip itinerary planner

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Vik
— 1 day
Drive
2
Geysir
— 1 night
Drive
3
Reykjavik
— 2 nights

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Vik

— 1 day
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Sólheimajökulll, then take in the dramatic scenery at Skogafoss, then enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach, and finally get impressive views of Icelandic Lava Show.

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Reykjavik to Vik is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Reykjavik in February, expect a bit warmer with lows of 1°C in Vik. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Geysir.

Things to do in Vik

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): indulge in some personalized pampering at Secret Lagoon - Gamla Laugin, take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Geysir, and finally take in the natural beauty of Strokkur.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Geysir attractions planner.

You can drive from Vik to Geysir in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Vik in February, Geysir is little chillier at night with lows of -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Geysir

Parks · Nature · Spas

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see Off-Road Tours, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Thingvellir National Park, and then take in panoramic vistas at Perlan.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Reykjavik online journey planner.

You can drive from Geysir to Reykjavik in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February in Reykjavik, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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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.