Iceland Itinerary: A Week-Long Vacation In Iceland

Iceland Itinerary: A Week-Long Vacation In Iceland

Iceland is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and stunning waterfalls. This country has thermal pools to bask in and fascinating history and culture to charm yourself. So, if you are planning a visit to Iceland, make sure you have a well-planned Iceland itinerary to avoid getting trapped in hassles. Iceland is generally an easy country to get around, and this Iceland itinerary would cover the places that are not only easy to reach but are equally popular. Read on to explore the best places to vi Read More

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Iceland is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and stunning waterfalls. This country has thermal pools to bask in and fascinating history and culture to charm yourself. So, if you are planning a visit to Iceland, make sure you have a well-planned Iceland itinerary to avoid getting trapped in hassles. Iceland is generally an easy country to get around, and this Iceland itinerary would cover the places that are not only easy to reach but are equally popular. Read on to explore the best places to visit in Iceland.

Trip Highlights

  • Enjoy the horse riding tour

  • Take a cruise ride

  • Enjoy the Northern Lights Tour in Reykjavik

Trip At A Glance

Day 1 & 2: Arrival In Reykjavik and Explore Reykjavik, Blue Lagoon

Day 3: Icelandic Horse Riding Tour in Lava Fields

Day 4: Aurora Borealis: Northern Lights Tour in Reykjavik

Day 5: Secret Lagoon Early Access & Golden Circle

Day 6: Whale-Watching Tour

Day 7: Departure

 

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1 & 2: Arrival In Reykjavik and Explore Reykjavik, Blue Lagoon

It’s likely that you are going to be arriving in Iceland at the International Airport in the morning.  After landing to the airport, you can take an airport shuttle or private transfer that will drop you to the hotel. While driving to the hotel, Blue Lagoon is Iceland’s most famous thermal bath that happens to be on the way from the airport. So get down and enjoy this place and it is quite close to the airport. After enjoying half of your day here, you can then head to the hotel for check-in and once you have checked-in to the hotel, head for your evening snacks organized by the hotel. If you want to explore the city, you can come out and ask the locals about the places where you can eat and visit during your Iceland tour. This is how you can wrap your first day of the tour, come back to the hotel to take some rest and get ready for the second day of your Iceland itinerary.

On the second day of your Iceland itinerary, you can spend a bit of your time sightseeing the Reykjavik. This country has a lot to offer and Hallgrimskirkja Church that offers a wonderful view from the top, and the Sun Voyager statue is perfect to make for some fun photo opportunities. There are also a number of museums, lots of restaurants and bars, and probably the best nightlife in Iceland. In the evening, you can head to your hotel to have some delicious delicacies at the hotel.

Day 3: Icelandic Horse Riding Tour in Lava Fields

The third day of your tour is perfect to experience the thrill of horseback riding on a lava field!  Pass through lava fields and along green hillsides, enjoying the beautiful surroundings as you ride, and make use of some of the best riding facilities in Iceland. Includes riding helmets, rubber boots, rainwear or a warm outfit during the ride, and English and Scandinavian-speaking guides. This might be giving you the right amount of adventure and fun to your tour. You can come back to your hotel in the evening and take some rest and if you still don’t feel tired, you can go ahead to take a stroll on the street.

Day 4: Aurora Borealis: Northern Lights Tour in Reykjavik

The fourth day is organized to increase your chances of seeing the phenomenon. You can make a pre-booking of the Northern Lights tour to see the real lights dancing upon the Arctic Skyline! This is the most exciting and happening place to visit in Iceland, so get ready with your cameras to get the best clicks of the show. This is the perfect place for those who like to put everything on social media, click and share it with your friends about this amazing place.

Day 5: Secret Lagoon Early Access & Golden Circle

On the fifth day of your tour, you can have access and a tour and soak for 2 hours in the warm and relaxing thermal waters of the Secret Lagoon natural hot springs, located in the small village of Fludir and enjoy the peaceful natural surroundings. This is how you can relax before you leave this beautiful country.

Day 6: Whale-Watching Tour

The last day of your tour calls for this boat cruise tour that gives you the chance to see white-beaked dolphins, minke whales, humpback whales, and harbor porpoises. Learn about some of Iceland’s most majestic native wildlife from an onboard guide, and choose between a 3-5 hour whale watching cruise, or a 2.5-hour high-speed boat version.

Day 7: Departure

After having an exciting experience with Iceland travel itinerary, you can leave for the airport from your hotel. Leaving in the morning will save a lot of time as you will be facing less traffic jam. Hope this Iceland itinerary covers all places that want to visit in Iceland.

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