If you’re looking for a fast but full visit around Iceland, this seven-day trip fits the bill perfectly. It has tons of hidden gems that you wont find anywhere else in the world, combined with free time to experience plenty of the highlights, like erupting geysers, visiting glacier lagoons, and exploring breathtaking waterfalls and black-sand beaches. Be sure to pack your sense of adventure and get ready to feel Iceland under your feet.
Arrive at any time.
Drive to Akureyri, stopping for lunch at a local cantina. Explore the town and opt to go on a whale-watching tour.
Stop at Goafoss waterfall en route to Mvatn lake. Explore lava formations of Dimmuborgir and the geothermal area of Nmaskar. Visit Dettifoss waterfall before arriving in Borgarfjrur for a night in a local guesthouse.
Leave beautiful Borgarfjrur behind and travel down the coast driving through the beautiful and majestic eastern fjords. En route to Hofn, catch a glimpse of Vatnajokull glacier, the largest ice cap in Europe.
Visit the Jkulsrln glacier lagoon and nearby Diamond Beach, with a chance to see seals sunbathing on the bright blue ice. Opt to check out the lagoon by boat. Continue to Skaftafell National Park and opt to take a glacier hike. Continue to Vk.
Visit Reynisfjara beach. Continue along the Golden Circle to Drumbo. Stop at the waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Gullfoss. Explore the Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir Hot Springs and ingvellir National Park. Arrive to Reykjavk in the early evening.
Depart at any time.