Here it is!
I have listed all the things we would like to see, but as time permits we might have to nix a few things. We will play that by ear.
We are renting a 4x4 - there will be five of us: 4 adults and my nine year old.
Day 1 - KEF to Stori Napur. 2.5 hr drive time.
Hveragerdi - geothermal town
Reykjadalur – hike to the hotspring river – spend most of our day here and just relax
Day 2 - Stori Napur to Landmannalaugar. 2 hr drive time.
STAY IN LANDMANNALAUGAR - huts
Day 3 . Landmannalaugar
Day 4. Landmannalaugar to Thorsmork - almost 4 hours drive time
Drive to the Krossa car park up rd 249. Catch bus.
Buses run 11:45am, 7:15PM, 10:40PM
STAY AT VOLCANO HUTS
Day 5. Thorsmork.
Do an awesome day hike.
STAY AT VOLCANO HUTS AGAIN
Day 6 - Thorsmork to Seljavallalaug Pool area - 1.25 hours drive
See Gljufrabui and Seljalandsfoss
STAY SOMEWHERE NEAR SELJAVALLALAUG
Day 7 - Seljavallalaug to Vik
Skogafoss and Dvernufoss
The plane - Solheimasandur
STAY SOMEWHERE NEAR VIK
Day 8 - Vik to Skaftafell. About 2 hrs of driving.
Spend more time in the Vik area if we want to.
1 hr drive to Fjaðrárgljúfur. 1.2 miles hike. Not sure how long to give us here.....
STAY IN SKAFTAFELL
Day 9– Jokulsarlon Area - 1 hr drive from Skaftafell to Jokulsarlon
Jokulsarlon and black sand beach (M): we want to be here when the tide goes out. Sunset is perfect here.
STAY AS CLOSE TO THE LAGOON AS POSSIBLE
Day 10 - Jokulsarlon to Seydisfjordur. 4 hours drive time.
Give ourselves some time to enjoy the beach - probably won't hit the road 2PM.
STAY IN SEYDISFJORDUR
Day 11 - Seydisfjordur to Myvatn 2.5 hours drive time.
Myvatn Nature Baths
Dimmuborgir lava field and Grjótagjá cave with a geothermal beautiful pool in it
STAY SAME PLACE IN MYVATN
Day 12 – Myvatn
See all the things we didn’t see the first day
STAY IN MYVATN AGAIN
Day 13 - Myvatn to Holmlavik (6 hours)- this day will suck.
Hvitserkur rock formation on the Vatnsnes Peninsula
STAY NEAR HOLMLAVIK
Day 14 - Homlavik to Isafjordur (3 hr drive)
STAY NEAR ISAFJORDUR
Day 15 - Isafjordur to Brjánslækur (4 hr drive)
See Arnafjordur and Dynjandi
STAY IN BRJANSLAEKUR
Day 16 - Catch ferry and see Snaefellsjoekull Peninsula
Snaefellsjoekull National Park - not sure what to see here?
Dritvik and Djupalonssandur
STAY SOMEWHERE AT THE END OF THE PENINSULA – any suggestions on how to do this?
Day 17 - Snaefellsjoekull Peninsula to somewhere around Rey
See the rest of the peninsula and find a place to stay somewhere that makes it easy to get to the airport the next day, depending on when our flight leaves. It's about 2 hr 45 min to glymur.
2 hours from glymur to the airport.
Day 18 - driving to KEF
Glymur – Iceland’s tallest waterfall