4 days in East Region & Reykjahlid Itinerary

4 days in East Region & Reykjahlid Itinerary

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4 days in East Region & Reykjahlid Itinerary

Start: Jokulsarlon
Drive:  4​h
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Modrudalur
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Reykjahlid
— 2 nights
Bus:  2​h
3
Egilsstadir
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Jokulsarlon

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Modrudalur

Modrudalur
On the 21st (Thu), contemplate the long history of Moorudalur Farm.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Modrudalur travel itinerary planner.

Jokulsarlon to Modrudalur is an approximately 6-hour car ride. Traveling from Jokulsarlon in March, Modrudalur is slightly colder at night with lows of 27°F. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Reykjahlid.

Things to do in Modrudalur

Historic Sites
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Reykjahlid

Reykjahlid ©
Reykjahlid vacations include many outdoor activities.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hverfjall. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Hverfjall, head outdoors with Hofdi, and then explore the striking landscape at Askja. On your second day here, head outdoors with Vindbelgjarfjall, see the interesting displays at Sigurgeirs Bird Museum, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Lofthellir Lava Cave.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Reykjahlid holiday planning site .

Traveling by car from Modrudalur to Reykjahlid takes an hour. In March in Reykjahlid, expect temperatures between 38°F during the day and 27°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can take a bus to Egilsstadir.

Things to do in Reykjahlid

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lake Myvatn
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Askja
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Hofdi
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Sigurgeirs Bird Museum

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Egilsstadir

Egilsstadir ©
On the 24th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Fardagafoss, contemplate the waterfront views at Lagarfljot, then admire the sheer force of Litlanesfoss, and finally delve into the distant past at Skriduklaustur.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Egilsstadir trip builder site .

You can take a bus from Reykjahlid to Egilsstadir in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°F in March, and nighttime lows around 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Egilsstadir

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Litlanesfoss ©
Litlanesfoss
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Skriduklaustur
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Fardagafoss