9 days in Iceland Itinerary

9 days in Iceland Itinerary

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9 days in Iceland Itinerary

Toronto
Fly:  10​h
Reykjavik
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Geysir
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
Toronto

6
days
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: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Spas & Wellness (in Grindavik). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, make a trip to The Pearl (Perlan), and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

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Toronto, Canada to Reykjavik is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. While traveling from Toronto, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Reykjavik, ranging from highs of 12°C to lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Askja
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Perlan ©
Perlan
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja

3
days
Geysir

Geysir ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Geysir: Laugavegur (in Landmannalaugar) and Icelandic HorseWorld (in Hella). Spend the 1st (Sun) exploring the striking scenery along Golden Circle Route.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Geysir itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Reykjavik to Geysir takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Geysir can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Geysir

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Golden Circle Route, Icelandic HorseWorld, Gullfoss, Laugavegur
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Golden Circle Route ©
Golden Circle Route
Gullfoss ©
Gullfoss
Strokkur ©
Strokkur

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