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10-Day Iceland Road Trip to Reykjavik, Hveragerðisbær and Reykjanesbær

Sólheimasandur Plane Wreck, Mýrdalshreppur, Southern Region, Iceland
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Starts in
Reykjavik
Ends in
Reykjavik
Duration
10 days & 9 nights
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Description

Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 10-day road trip through Iceland.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Iceland. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Reykjavik, Mýrdalshreppur, Capital Region, Southern Region, Reykjanesbær, Grindavíkurbær, Borgarbyggð, Bláskógabyggð, and Hveragerðisbær.

We'll help you experience the best 10 days in Iceland you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Iceland at Reykjavik, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Iceland, including the stunning Hallgrimskirkja and Perlan.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the city of Reykjavik, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 3-star Hotel Klettur. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury hotel option like the 4-star Hilton Reykjavik Nordica Hotel. Travelers looking for the best cheap hotel could choose the 3-star Reykjavik Lights Hotel By Keahotels. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will automatically assist you in finding the best hotel option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as Reynisfjara Beach in the region of Mýrdalshreppur. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Kerid Crater and Blue Lagoon Iceland.

From the spectacular Seljalandsfoss in the region of Rangárþing eystra to the unforgettable Þingvellir National Park in the region of Bláskógabyggð, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Iceland.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Iceland, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Iceland has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Iceland. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 9 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 9 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in Iceland fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Iceland today!

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Included

9 nights hotel
Breakfast
10 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support
All taxes

Destinations

Reykjavik - city in IcelandReykjavik
Hveragerðisbær - city in IcelandHveragerðisbær
Reykjanesbær - town in IcelandReykjanesbær

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Attractions

Sólheimasandur Plane Wreck, Mýrdalshreppur, Southern Region, IcelandSólheimasandur Plane Wreck
Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River, Sveitarfélagið Ölfus, Southern Region, IcelandReykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River
Kerid Crater, Grímsnes- og Grafningshreppur, Southern Region, IcelandKerid Crater
Raufarhólshellir, Sveitarfélagið Ölfus, Southern Region, IcelandRaufarhólshellir
Whales of Iceland, Reykjavik, Capital Region, IcelandWhales of Iceland
Lögberg
Saga Museum, Reykjavik, Capital Region, IcelandSaga Museum
Seljalandsfoss
Gljufrabui, Rangárþing eystra, Southern Region, IcelandGljufrabui
Thingvellir National Park, Bláskógabyggð, Southern Region, IcelandÞingvellir National Park
Perlan
Strokkur
Hallgrimskirkja
Sun Voyager, Reykjavik, Capital Region, IcelandSun Voyager
Icelandic Phallological Museum
Öxarárfoss
Grábrók Volcano, Borgarbyggð, Western Region, IcelandGrábrók
Reynisfjara Beach, Mýrdalshreppur, Southern Region, IcelandReynisfjara Beach
The Settlement Center, Borgarbyggð, Western Region, IcelandThe Settlement Center
Reykjanes Lighthouse, Reykjanesbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandReykjanes Lighthouse
Viking World
Valahnúkamöl, Reykjanesbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandValahnúkamöl
Deildartunguhver
National Museum of Iceland
Bridge America - Europe, Reykjanesbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandBridge America - Europe
Krýsuvík, Hafnarfjordur, Capital Region, IcelandKrýsuvík
Gunnuhver Hot Springs, Grindavíkurbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandGunnuhver Hot Springs
Blue LagoonBlue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon Iceland, Grindavíkurbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandBlue Lagoon Iceland
Gullfoss, Bláskógabyggð, Southern Region, IcelandGullfoss
Geysir, Bláskógabyggð, Southern Region, IcelandGeysir
KolaportiðKolaportið
The Geothermal Energy ExhibitionThe Geothermal Energy Exhibition

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Travel dates
Oct 1 - Oct 10

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Day 1

Day 1 in Reykjavik - Arrival Day

  • Reykjavik - Arrival Day
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  • Whales of Iceland
  • Saga Museum
  • Kolaportið
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Your amazing road trip adventure in Iceland begins when you reach the incredible city of Reykjavik. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Reykjavik is the Hilton Reykjavik Nordica Hotel. This 4-star hotel is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,132 guests.

We also recommend the best 3-star hotels, like the Hotel Klettur. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 918 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the city of Reykjavik is the Reykjavik Lights Hotel By Keahotels. This 3-star hotel is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 707 guests.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Reykjavik, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Reykjavik has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Whales of Iceland. This attraction is a museum and has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 1,582 visitors.

Kolaportið is another popular attraction in the city of Reykjavik. This unforgettable attraction is rated an average of 3.8 out of 5 stars by 1,321 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Reykjavik is Saga Museum. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 1,083 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik, Bæjarins Beztu Pylsur. The meal takeaway is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 4,389 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik is Café Loki. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,874 customers.

Reykjavik also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik is Lebowski Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,259 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik is Íslenski barinn. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,681 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 10-day vacation in Iceland!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Reykjavik

  • Reykjavik
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  • Perlan
  • Hallgrimskirkja
  • Sun Voyager
  • Icelandic Phallological Museum
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On day 2 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Reykjavik. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Hallgrimskirkja, Sun Voyager, Icelandic Phallological Museum, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Reykjavik is Hallgrimskirkja. This incredible attraction is a church building and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 15,799 visitors.

Sun Voyager is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Reykjavik. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 15,799 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Reykjavik is Icelandic Phallological Museum. This amazing attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 2,596 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your hotel in the city of Reykjavik.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik, like Svarta Kaffið. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,637 customers.

Apotek Restaurant is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,602 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik, Sæta Svínið Gastropub. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 960 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like American Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 920 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Iceland!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Reykjavik and Bláskógabyggð

  • Reykjavik
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  • Lögberg
  • Þingvellir National Park
  • Öxarárfoss
  • National Museum of Iceland
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One of the best travel destinations in the city of Reykjavik is National Museum of Iceland. This amazing attraction is a national museum and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,078 visitors.

You could also choose to visit Lögberg. Lögberg is a rock and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,215 visitors.

Another of the most popular attractions you could visit is Öxarárfoss. This stunning attraction is a waterfall and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,541 visitors.

We also recommend a visit to the popular Þingvellir National Park. Þingvellir National Park is a national park and has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 13,649 visitors.

When you arrive, we recommend eating at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like Grillmarkaðurinn. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,590 customers. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,475 customers. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 719 customers. This bar has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 675 customers.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day in the city of Reykjavik!

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Day 4

Day 4 in Bláskógabyggð

Bláskógabyggð

  • Strokkur
  • Gullfoss
  • Geysir
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Day 4 of your road trip through Iceland gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Strokkur, Geysir, Gullfoss, and many more.

One of the best places to visit is the amazing Strokkur. This attraction is a geyser and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 6,586 visitors.

You could also do sightseeing at the incredible Geysir. This geyser has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,388 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Gullfoss. This waterfall has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,623 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the region of Rangárþing eystra, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay

One of the best cottage options in the region of Rangárþing eystra is the 3-star Welcome Holiday Homes cottage. This cottage has an average rating of 3.6 out of 5 stars by 228 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star UMI Hotel. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 138 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Gamla fjósið, one of the best restaurants in the region of Rangárþing eystra. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 422 customers.

Locals also recommend Hygge Restaurant & Bar as one of the best restaurants in the region of Rangárþing eystra. Hygge Restaurant & Bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 309 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Iceland!

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Day 5

Day 5 in Mýrdalshreppur and Rangárþing eystra

Mýrdalshreppur and Rangárþing eystra

  • Sólheimasandur Plane Wreck
  • Seljalandsfoss
  • Gljufrabui
  • Reynisfjara Beach
  • More
On day 5 of your road trip, you’ll start your day in the region of Rangárþing eystra and visit amazing attractions, like Sólheimasandur Plane Wreck, Reynisfjara Beach, Seljalandsfoss, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations is Sólheimasandur Plane Wreck. This amazing attraction has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 3,448 visitors.

Reynisfjara Beach is another popular attraction you could visit. This unforgettable attraction is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 6,987 visitors.

You could also choose to visit Seljalandsfoss. Seljalandsfoss is a waterfall and is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 13,556 visitors.

Another of the most popular attractions you could visit is Gljufrabui. This stunning attraction is a waterfall and has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,814 visitors.

When you arrive, we recommend eating at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like Hotel Anna. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 194 customers.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day in the region of Rangárþing eystra!

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Day 6

Day 6 in Southern Region

  • Hveragerðisbær
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  • Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River
  • Kerid Crater
  • Raufarhólshellir
  • The Geothermal Energy Exhibition
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Day 6 of your road trip through Iceland gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Kerid Crater, Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River, Raufarhólshellir, and many more.

One of the best places to visit is the amazing Kerid Crater. This attraction is a volcanic crater and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 8,728 visitors.

You could also do sightseeing at the incredible Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River. This spa has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,130 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Raufarhólshellir. This lava tube has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,704 visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Reykjavik, where will have access to the best hotels and places to stay

One of the best hotel options in the city of Reykjavik is the 3-star Hotel Klettur. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 918 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The Hilton Reykjavik Nordica Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Reykjavik. This hotel is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,132 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Reykjavik Lights Hotel By Keahotels. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 707 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Sægreifinn, one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,384 customers.

Locals also recommend Reykjavik Fish Restaurant as one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. Reykjavik Fish Restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,442 customers.

After dinner, visit Dillon Whiskey Bar, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 636 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like The Drunk Rabbit Irish Pub. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 642 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Iceland!

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Day 7

Day 7 in Grindavíkurbær and Capital Region

  • Reykjavik
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  • Krýsuvík
  • Gunnuhver Hot Springs
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Blue Lagoon Iceland
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On day 7 of your road trip, you’ll start your day in the city of Reykjavik and visit amazing attractions, like Blue Lagoon Iceland, Gunnuhver Hot Springs, Krýsuvík, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations is Blue Lagoon Iceland. This amazing attraction is a lake and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 21,080 visitors.

Gunnuhver Hot Springs is another popular attraction you could visit. This unforgettable attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 953 visitors.

You could also choose to visit Krýsuvík. Krýsuvík is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,519 visitors.

When you arrive, we recommend eating at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like Old Iceland. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,234 customers. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,201 customers. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 586 customers. This bar has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 501 customers.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day in the city of Reykjavik!

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Day 8

Day 8 in Borgarbyggð

Borgarbyggð

  • Grábrók
  • The Settlement Center
  • Deildartunguhver
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On day 8 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the region of Borgarbyggð. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Deildartunguhver, Grábrók, The Settlement Center, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations is Deildartunguhver. This incredible attraction is a hot spring and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,437 visitors.

Grábrók is another popular attraction you'll visit. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,437 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit is The Settlement Center. This amazing attraction is a restaurant and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,382 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your hotel in the city of Reykjavik.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik, like Sjávargrillið. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,044 customers.

Fish Company is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 889 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik, BrewDog Reykjavik. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 475 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Microbar Reykjavík. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 476 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Iceland!

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Day 9

Day 9 in Reykjanesbær

  • Reykjanesbær
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  • Reykjanes Lighthouse
  • Viking World
  • Valahnúkamöl
  • Bridge America - Europe
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On day 9 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the city of Reykjanesbær. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Viking World, Reykjanes Lighthouse, Valahnúkamöl, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the city of Reykjanesbær is Viking World. This incredible attraction is a museum and has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 1,012 visitors.

Reykjanes Lighthouse is another popular attraction you'll visit in the city of Reykjanesbær. This spectacular attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,012 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the city of Reykjanesbær is Valahnúkamöl. This amazing attraction and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 872 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your hotel in the city of Reykjavik.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik, like Noodle Station. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 970 customers.

Seabaron is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 851 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik, Bravó. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 471 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Skúli Craft bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 385 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Iceland!

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Day 10

Day 10 in Reykjavik - Departure Day

  • Reykjavik - Departure Day
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Day 10 of your road trip through Iceland is your departure day.

You’ll then say farewell to Iceland and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Iceland!

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