8 days in Iceland Itinerary

8 days in Iceland Itinerary

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8 days in Iceland Itinerary

Chicago
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Reykjavik
— 6 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
Chicago

7
days
Reykjavik

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Get some historical perspective at Hallgrimskirkja and Thingvellir National Park. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at 12 Tonar and Metal Design. Venture out of the city with trips to Gullfoss (in Blaskogabyggd), Spas & Wellness (in Grindavik) and Strokkur (in Geysir). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, hunt for treasures at Kolaportid Flea Market, trot along with a tour on horseback, and examine the collection at Reykjavik 871 +/- 2 The Settlement Exhibition.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Reykjavik holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chicago, USA to Reykjavik. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Reykjavik is 6 hours. Traveling from Chicago in July, you will find days in Reykjavik are colder (58°F), and nights are a bit cooler (49°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Spas & Wellness, Askja, Gullfoss, Strokkur
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland

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