11 days in North Iceland Itinerary

11 days in North Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North Iceland vacation planner

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Siglufjordur
— 1 night
Drive
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Reykjahlid
— 4 nights
Drive
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Akureyri
— 4 nights
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Bus to Reykjavík, Shuttle to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Fly to London

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Siglufjordur

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Folk Music Center, then see the interesting displays at The Herring Era Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Hvoll Folk Museum of Dalvik Iceland. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bruggsmidjan Kaldi Brewery, relax in the rural setting at Langhus Farm, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Segull 67.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Siglufjordur holiday planning app.

London, UK to Siglufjordur is an approximately 83.5-hour car ride. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from London in September; daily highs in Siglufjordur reach 13°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Siglufjordur

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 3 — 5:

Reykjahlid

— 4 nights
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Reykjahlid: Husavik (The Húsavík Whale Museum & Husavikurkirkja). There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Dettifoss Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Namafjall (Namaskard), take in the natural beauty of Mývatn Nature Baths, and stroll through Krafla Lava Fields.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Reykjahlid trip planner.

You can drive from Siglufjordur to Reykjahlid in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in September, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 5 — 9:

Akureyri

— 4 nights

Capital of North Iceland

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Akureyri is known for nature, parks, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Goðafoss Waterfall, tee off at Akureyri Golf Club, see the interesting displays at The Industry Museum, and take an in-depth tour of The Old Farmhouse Laufas.

For maps and tourist information, use the Akureyri trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Reykjahlid to Akureyri takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Akureyri sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Akureyri

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Golf
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 13: