3 days in Iceland Itinerary

3 days in Iceland Itinerary

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3 days in Iceland Itinerary

Amsterdam
Fly:  9​h
Geysir
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Grindavik
— 1 night
train + Fly + bus:  6​h
Amsterdam

1
day
Geysir

Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur and then admire the sheer force of Gullfoss.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Geysir itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Geysir is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Geysir. While traveling from Amsterdam, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Geysir, ranging from highs of 4°C to lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grindavik.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gullfoss
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Gullfoss
Strokkur

2
days
Grindavik

A historical fishing town on the scenic south coast of the Southern Peninsula, Grindavik boasts one main attraction, the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager, then take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Pearl (Perlan) and then stroll through Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Grindavik travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Geysir to Grindavik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Grindavik sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grindavik

Sightseeing Beaches Museums

Side Trip

Reykjavik
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Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland
Spas & Wellness

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