9-Day Iceland Road Trip from Reykjavik to Vik, Hvolsvöllur, Reykjanesbær & Hafnarfjordur

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Reykjavik
Ends in
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Duration
9 days & 8 nights
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 9-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, Vik, Hvolsvöllur, Reykjanesbær, Hafnarfjordur, and Kopavogur.

We'll help you experience the best 9 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 National Museum of Iceland and Hallgrimskirkja.

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 4-star Grand Hotel Reykjavik. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 4-star CenterHotel Midgardur. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Hotel Oddsson. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent Perlan in the city of Reykjavik. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Laugardalslaug and Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre.

From the spectacular Ingólfur Square in the city of Reykjavik to the unforgettable Sun Voyager in the city of Reykjavik, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Iceland.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Iceland. You’ll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you’ll never have a boring moment on your 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 8 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 8 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

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

Destinations

Reykjavik - city in IcelandReykjavik
Mýrdalshreppur - region in IcelandMýrdalshreppur
Rangárþing eystra - region in IcelandRangárþing eystra
Reykjanesbær - town in IcelandReykjanesbær
Hafnarfjarðarkaupstaður - city in IcelandHafnarfjörður
Kopavogur - town in IcelandKopavogur

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Attractions

Árbær Open Air Museum
The Settlement Exhibition
Grasagarður Botanical Garden, Laugardalur, Reykjavik, Capital Region, IcelandGrasagarður Botanical Garden
National Museum of IcelandNational Museum of Iceland
HallgrimskirkjaHallgrimskirkja
PerlanPerlan
Laugardalslaug
Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre, Reykjavík, IcelandHarpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre
Ingólfur Square
Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River, Sveitarfélagið Ölfus, Southern Region, IcelandReykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River
Raufarhólshellir, Sveitarfélagið Ölfus, Southern Region, IcelandRaufarhólshellir
Sun Voyager
FlyOver Iceland
Þingvellir National ParkÞingvellir National Park
Lögberg
ÖxarárfossÖxarárfoss
Geysir Hot SpringsGeysir
StrokkurStrokkur
SvartifossSvartifoss
Diamond Beach
Svínafellsjökull View Point, Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, Eastern Region, IcelandSvínafellsjökull útsýnisstaður
Hálsanefshellir Cave, Mýrdalshreppur, Southern Region, IcelandHálsanefshellir Cave
Reynisfjara Beach
Dyrhólaey LighthouseDyrhólaey Lighthouse
SeljalandsfossSeljalandsfoss
GljufrabuiGljufrabui
The Urriðafoss is a waterfall. 
This attraction is rated an average of 4.70 out of 5 stars by 1241 visitors. 
The exact address of the Urriðafoss is Urriðafossvegur, Iceland.Urriðafoss
Secret Lagoon Iceland
Kerid Crater, Grímsnes- og Grafningshreppur, Southern Region, IcelandKerid Crater
Fagradalsfjall, Grindavíkurbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandFagradalsfjall
Blue Lagoon Iceland, Grindavíkurbær, Southern Peninsula, IcelandBlue Lagoon
Krýsuvík, Hafnarfjordur, Capital Region, IcelandKrýsuvík
Seltún Geothermal Area, Hafnarfjordur, Capital Region, IcelandSeltún Geothermal Area
Hellisgerði, Hafnarfjordur, Capital Region, IcelandHellisgerði
Sky Lagoon
Thríhnúkagígur Volcano, Kopavogur, Capital Region, IcelandThríhnúkagígur Volcano
Reykjavík Maritime MuseumReykjavík Maritime Museum
Þúfa, Reykjavik, Capital Region, IcelandÞúfa
Safari Quads, Úlfarsárdalur, Grafarholt og Úlfarsárdalur, Reykjavik, Capital Region, IcelandSafari Quads ATV & Buggy Operator Iceland

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Mar 1 - Mar 9

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Day 1

Day 1 in Reykjavik - Arrival Day

  • Reykjavik - Arrival Day
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  • Árbær Open Air Museum
  • The Settlement Exhibition
  • Grasagarður Botanical Garden
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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 CenterHotel Midgardur. This 4-star apartment is rated an average of 88.28 out of 5 stars by 1,480 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Grand Hotel Reykjavik. This hotel has an average rating of 83.47 out of 5 stars by 1,402 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap apartment in the city of Reykjavik is the Hotel Oddsson. This 3-star apartment is rated an average of 83.45 out of 5 stars by 2,198 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 Árbær Open Air Museum. This attraction is a museum and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 686 visitors.

The Settlement Exhibition is another popular attraction in the city of Reykjavik. This unforgettable attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 862 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Reykjavik is Grasagarður Botanical Garden. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 548 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik, Íslenski barinn. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,036 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik is Old Iceland. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,436 customers.

Locals recommend Sjávargrillið as one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,167 customers.

Reykjavik also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik is Íslenski barinn. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,036 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik is Matarkjallarinn - Foodcellar. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 638 customers.

Locals also enjoy KRÖST. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 635 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 9-day vacation in Iceland!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Reykjavik

  • Reykjavik
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  • National Museum of Iceland
  • Hallgrimskirkja
  • Perlan
  • Laugardalslaug
  • Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre
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Day 2 will take you to the best attractions the city of Reykjavik has to offer, such as the incredible National Museum of Iceland, Hallgrimskirkja, and Perlan.

You’ll continue exploring the city of Reykjavik on day 2 of your self-drive road trip through Iceland. Take advantage of this break from your road trip by spending another day sightseeing and eating at some of the best restaurants in Iceland.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Reykjavik. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Reykjavik, like the extraordinary National Museum of Iceland. This attraction is a national museum and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,461 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Reykjavik is the spectacular Hallgrimskirkja. This attraction is a church building and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 17,478 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Perlan architectural structure. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 7,750 visitors.

Laugardalslaug is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This is a popular destination among visitors in Reykjavik. Rated at an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,742 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre. Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre is an art gallery and popular attraction in Reykjavik. More than 8,016 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Iceland does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Reykjavik on this day of your trip. This experience and allows you the opportunity to explore fantastic attractions. Include this activity on your itinerary or choose among other memorable tours in Reykjavik.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Iceland, be sure to eat at Matarkjallarinn - Foodcellar, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 638 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Reykjavik is the popular KRÖST. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 635 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Reykjavik is Café Loki. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,313 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Lebowski Bar is one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,458 customers.

Bastard Brew & Food is another of the most popular bars in the city of Reykjavik. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 981 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Reykjavik is Sæta Svínið Gastropub. Sæta Svínið Gastropub has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,058 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Reykjavik!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Reykjavik and Ölfus

  • Reykjavik
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  • Ingólfur Square
  • Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River
  • Raufarhólshellir
  • Sun Voyager
  • FlyOver Iceland
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One of the best travel destinations is Reykjadalur Hot Spring Thermal River. This amazing attraction is a spa and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,578 visitors.

Raufarhólshellir is another popular attraction you could visit. As one of the best-rated attractions in the area, Raufarhólshellir has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,982 visitors. The tour allows travelers to experience the enjoyment of exploring some of Iceland’s most popular attractions and hidden treasures.

When you’re done exploring the area’s best attractions, you’ll drive back to your accommodation near the city of Reykjavik.

When you arrive, we recommend eating at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like 101 Reykjavik Street Food. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,639 customers.

Grillmarkaðurinn is one of the top restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,726 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik is Fish Company. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 982 customers.

After your meal, we recommend you get a drink at one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik, Kol Restaurant. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 931 customers.

If you’d prefer one of the top bar experiences that locals enjoy in the city of Reykjavik, we recommend the cocktails at Fish Market. This bar has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 802 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik is Bryggjan Brugghús. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 863 customers.

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

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Day 4

Day 4 in Bláskógabyggð and Vik

  • Mýrdalshreppur
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  • Þingvellir National Park
  • Lögberg
  • Öxarárfoss
  • Geysir
  • Strokkur
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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 Þingvellir National Park, Lögberg, Öxarárfoss, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Bláskógabyggð is the amazing Þingvellir National Park. This attraction is a national park of iceland that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 16,794 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible rock, Lögberg. This popular waterfall and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,119 visitors.

The spectacular Geysir is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,873 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Strokkur. This attraction is a popular geyser that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 7,666 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Iceland’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Iceland. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

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

One of the best hotel options in the city of Vik is the 3-star Hotel Katla by Keahotels. This hotel has an average rating of 84.85 out of 5 stars by 1,161 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget apartment, we recommend staying at the 3-star Hótel Kría.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try The Soup Company, one of the best restaurants in the city of Vik. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,225 customers.

Locals also recommend The Soup Company as one of the best restaurants in the city of Vik. The Soup Company is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,225 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Vik is Smiðjan Brugghús. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 946 customers.

After dinner, visit Smiðjan Brugghús, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Vik. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 946 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Smiðjan Brugghús. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 946 customers.

Alternatively, Hótel Kría is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Vik. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 522 customers.

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

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Day 5

Day 5 in Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður and Vik

  • Mýrdalshreppur
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  • Svartifoss
  • Diamond Beach
  • Svínafellsjökull útsýnisstaður
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On day 5 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the region of Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Svartifoss, Diamond Beach, Svínafellsjökull útsýnisstaður, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the region of Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður is Svartifoss. This incredible attraction is a waterfall and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,696 visitors.

Diamond Beach is another popular attraction you'll visit in the region of Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,289 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the region of Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður is Svínafellsjökull útsýnisstaður. This amazing attraction is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 508 visitors.

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

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Vik, like Halldórskaffi. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,172 customers.

Halldórskaffi is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Vik. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,172 customers.

Locals enjoy Ströndin Bistro and Bar, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Vik. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 581 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Vik, Hótel Vík. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 224 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Hótel Vík. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 224 customers.

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

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Day 6

Day 6 in Vik and Hvolsvöllur

  • Rangárþing eystra
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  • Hálsanefshellir Cave
  • Reynisfjara Beach
  • Dyrhólaey Lighthouse
  • Seljalandsfoss
  • Gljufrabui
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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 decide how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Hálsanefshellir Cave, Reynisfjara Beach, Dyrhólaey Lighthouse, and many more.

One of the best places to visit is the amazing Hálsanefshellir Cave. This attraction is a cave and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,334 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Reynisfjara Beach. This natural feature and travel destination has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 7,212 visitors.

Dyrhólaey Lighthouse is another popular attraction you can explore. This well-known attraction, a spectacular lighthouse, has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from over 2,598 reviews.

Joining a top-rated tour in Vik is another excellent way to spend your new day in Iceland. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Iceland’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets. With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Iceland’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Iceland’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Seljalandsfoss in the region of Hvolsvöllur for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a waterfall and has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 15,381 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Gljufrabui. Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars by 3,169 visitors, the remarkable Gljufrabui deserves a spot on travelers' bucket lists.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Hvolsvöllur.

One of the best cottage options in the city of Hvolsvöllur is the 3-star cottage Welcome Holiday Homes. This cottage has an average rating of 72.92 out of 5 stars by 226 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel UMI Hotel.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Eldstó Art Cafe / Restaurant, one of the best restaurants in the city of Hvolsvöllur. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 735 customers.

Locals also recommend Eldstó Art Cafe / Restaurant as one of the best restaurants in the city of Hvolsvöllur. Eldstó Art Cafe / Restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 735 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Hvolsvöllur is Þórsmörk. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 413 customers.

After dinner, visit Valhalla Restaurant. , which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Hvolsvöllur. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 571 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Valhalla Restaurant. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 571 customers.

Alternatively, Midgard Base Camp & Restaurant is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Hvolsvöllur. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 227 customers.

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

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Day 7

Day 7 in Southern Region, Grindavíkurbær, and Reykjanesbær

  • Reykjanesbær
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  • Urriðafoss
  • Secret Lagoon Iceland
  • Kerid Crater
  • Fagradalsfjall
  • Blue Lagoon
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You’ll have time to visit two of the most popular areas in Iceland on day 7 of your road trip. You can decide how much time you want to spend in each place, where you’ll see memorable travel destinations, like Urriðafoss, Secret Lagoon Iceland, Kerid Crater, plus many more.

One of the best places to explore is Urriðafoss. This excellent attraction is a waterfall that has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,522 visitors. Around 5,707 travelers rated this attraction with 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit is Kerid Crater. This amazing attraction is a volcanic crater and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 10,312 visitors.

To experience the local culture, see Iceland’s best attractions, and meet new people at the same time, we highly recommend you go on a tour. On this tour, you can go on an epic adventure to some of the best places to visit in Iceland. You also get to admire popular places of interest. Don't miss out on this opportunity to experience something special in Southern Region.

You could then travel to Fagradalsfjall for some unforgettable sightseeing experience in the region of Grindavíkurbær. This popular attraction is a hawaiian eruption and is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 456 visitors. This outstanding lake has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 23,437 travelers.

You’ll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Reykjanesbær.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Reykjanesbær is the 3-star hotel Nupan Deluxe. This hotel has an average rating of 91.19 out of 5 stars by 1,046 guests.

Or, you could enjoy a stay at an exclusive 4-star hotel. The Park Inn by Radisson Reykjavik Keflavik Airport is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Reykjanesbær. This hotel is rated an average of 85.33 out of 5 stars by 553 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star hotel Hotel Berg. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 87.41 out of 5 stars by 784 guests.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjanesbær, Olsen Olsen. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 489 customers.

Locals recommend Issi fish and chips as one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjanesbær. Issi fish and chips is rated an average of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 307 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjanesbær is Kökulist bakery. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 294 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the top bars in the city of Reykjanesbær, Cafe Petite. This popular bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 254 customers.

You could also relax with a drink at a popular bar like Paddy's Irish Pub. This bar has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 142 customers.

Be sure to celebrate another day of your incredible road trip adventure through Iceland with a toast!

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Day 8

Day 8 in Hafnarfjordur, Kopavogur, and Reykjavik

  • Reykjavik
  • Hafnarfjörður
  • Kopavogur
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  • Krýsuvík
  • Seltún Geothermal Area
  • Hellisgerði
  • Sky Lagoon
  • Thríhnúkagígur Volcano
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Day 8 of your road trip through Iceland gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll decide how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Krýsuvík, Seltún Geothermal Area, Hellisgerði, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in the city of Hafnarfjordur is the amazing Krýsuvík. This attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,930 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Seltún Geothermal Area. This travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 417 visitors.

Hellisgerði is another popular attraction you can explore in the city of Hafnarfjordur. This well-known attraction, a spectacular park, has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from over 256 reviews.

Joining a top-rated tour in Hafnarfjordur is another excellent way to spend your new day in Iceland. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Iceland’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets. With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Iceland’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Iceland’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Sky Lagoon in the city of Kopavogur for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a spa and has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,208 visitors.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city of Kopavogur is the outstanding Thríhnúkagígur Volcano. Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars by 444 visitors, the remarkable Thríhnúkagígur Volcano deserves a spot on travelers' bucket lists.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Reykjavik.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Reykjavik is the 4-star hotel Grand Hotel Reykjavik. This hotel has an average rating of 83.47 out of 5 stars by 1,402 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star apartment. The apartment CenterHotel Midgardur is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Reykjavik. This apartment is rated an average of 88.28 out of 5 stars by 1,480 guests.

If you’re looking for the best cheap apartment, we recommend staying at the 3-star apartment Hotel Oddsson. This 3-star apartment has an average rating of 83.45 out of 5 stars by 2,198 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Bastard Brew & Food, one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 981 customers.

Locals also recommend Sæta Svínið Gastropub as one of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik. Sæta Svínið Gastropub is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,058 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Reykjavik is Kol Restaurant. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 931 customers.

After dinner, visit Frederiksen Ale House, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Reykjavik. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 635 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Prikið. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 722 customers.

Alternatively, Dillon Whiskey Bar is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Reykjavik. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 715 customers.

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

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Day 9

Day 9 in Reykjavik - Departure Day

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  • Reykjavík Maritime Museum
  • Þúfa
  • Safari Quads ATV & Buggy Operator Iceland
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Day 9 of your road trip in Iceland is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Reykjavik before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Reykjavík Maritime Museum is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Reykjavik. This maritime museum and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 652.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Þúfa work of art is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 465 reviews.

You can also stop at Safari Quads ATV & Buggy Operator Iceland to capture the beauty and wonder of Reykjavik one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 268.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Reykjavik before you conclude your short European break.

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Reykjavik at Reykjavik Kitchen before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 728 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Fish Market for your last chance at a meal in the city of Reykjavik. The Fish Market restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 802 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try ROK. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 786 customers.

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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