18 Day Itinerary - Thanks For The Help!

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18 Day Itinerary - Thanks For The Help!

chrissiepen
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.

Iceland
2018

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.
Gjain waterfall
Hjálparfoss
Haifoss
Sigöldugljúfur
Landmannalaugar
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.
Any suggestions?
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
Dyrholaey
Reynisfjara
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.....

Skaftafell  
Svartifoss
STAY IN SKAFTAFELL

Day 9– Jokulsarlon Area - 1 hr drive from Skaftafell to Jokulsarlon
Fjallsárlón
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.
Vestrahorn
STAY IN SEYDISFJORDUR
       
Day 11 - Seydisfjordur to Myvatn 2.5 hours drive time.
Myvatn Nature Baths
Dettifoss
Dimmuborgir lava field and Grjótagjá cave with a geothermal beautiful pool in it
Skútustaðir  
Namaskard
Krafla
Godafoss
Aldeyjarfoss
 Askja  
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)
See Sudavik
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
Kirkjufell Mountain
Snaefellsjoekull National Park - not sure what to see here?
Dritvik and Djupalonssandur
Londrangar  
Hellnar
Arnastapi
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

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Re: 18 Day Itinerary - Thanks For The Help!

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Dear

Please move this topic to "14+ day trip around Iceland" and I´ll take a look.

If you need assistance to do that please let em know.

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Berglind
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