Hiking Iceland

Reykjavik – Vatnajökull National Park 

Hiking Iceland

Welcome to Iceland


Embark on an extraordinary adventure through Iceland’s stunning landscapes with our 6-day Hiking Iceland itinerary. From the invigorating Reykjadalur Hot Springs Hike to the captivating Þórsmörk Valley exploration, every moment is a promise of breathtaking views.

With our expert guides and meticulously planned highlights, you’ll navigate Iceland’s diverse terrains effortlessly. Immerse yourself in nature’s wonders, ensuring an unforgettable journey through this land of fire and ice!

Make it Yours

  • Accommodation – Iceland boasts diverse accommodations, from boutique hotels to cozy B&Bs and opulent castle lodgings. Juniper ensures your stay aligns with your preferences.
  • Transportation – Seamlessly connect the dots according to your desires and budget. From airport transfers and car rentals to train passes and private chauffeurs, we handle it all!
  • Day tours and entrance tickets – Elevate your journey with pre-scheduled day tours and entrance tickets. Immerse yourself effortlessly in enriching travel encounters, meticulously arranged by Juniper.

Hiking Iceland Day-by-day Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Reykjavik

Upon landing at Keflavik International Airport, you’ll be whisked away to our handpicked accommodation in Reykjavik, the vibrant heart of Iceland. After settling in, take the afternoon to explore the city’s unique charm, from the iconic Hallgrímskirkja to the bustling old harbor. Your first night will be spent in the cozy comfort of Reykjavik.

Overnight in Reykjavik

Day 2: Reykjadalur Hot Springs Hike

Embarking on a scenic drive, we make our way to the Reykjadalur Valley. Here, an invigorating hike leads you through rolling green valleys and past bubbling hot springs. The reward? A relaxing soak in a natural hot river, surrounded by untouched nature. As the day winds down, we return to Reykjavik for another comfortable overnight stay.

Overnight in Reykjavik

Day 3: Þórsmörk Valley and Eyjafjallajökull Volcano

Today’s adventure leads us to Þórsmörk Valley, a hidden gem nestled between glaciers. The hike offers breathtaking views of the notorious Eyjafjallajökull volcano, its rugged beauty a testament to nature’s power. After a day of exploration, we return to Reykjavik, where you’ll rest up for the next leg of your journey.

Overnight in Reykjavik

Day 4: South Coast Waterfalls and Black Sand Beach

A picturesque drive along the South Coast takes us to two magnificent waterfalls, Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss. Here, the power of nature is on full display. We’ll also explore the dramatic Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach, an otherworldly landscape of towering basalt columns. If you’re up for an extra thrill, an optional glacier walk awaits. After a day of unforgettable sights, we retire for the night in Reykjavik.

Overnight in Reykjavik

Day 5: Vatnajökull National Park and Svartifoss Waterfall

Heading east, we arrive at Vatnajökull National Park, home to Europe’s largest glacier. The highlight is a hike to Svartifoss Waterfall, where stunning basalt columns frame the natural wonder. Take in the diverse landscapes, from glacial tongues to crystal-clear icebergs. In the evening, we rest in comfortable accommodations near the park.

Overnight near Vatnajökull National Park

Day 6: Depart for home

Bid farewell to the Iceland as you enjoy your final moments in Reykjavik. Spend your last day exploring any remaining city sights or indulging in some last-minute souvenir shopping.


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