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Iceland in March itinerary renting car - NEED HELP

by /bio/eharmon »

Hi, I am visiting Iceland with my boyfriend in March for 4 nights. Below is the itinerary I have planned. We are renting a car and I know that the weather may be difficult. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. I have only booked places to stay for the first two nights. Thank YOU!   DAY 1: Rekjavik - Arrive at 4:35am in Rekyjavik - Book flybus ticket to hotel? 40 min to airport - Glo in Reykjavik  - Hallgrimskirja church (360 degree view of city)  - Sleep in Reykjavik    DAY 2 (Friday, 3/3): Golden Circle - Wake up in Reykjavik  - Pick up rental car - Drive ring road towards Vik - Head south towards Ring Road – stop at Seljlandsfoss (btwn. Skogafoss and Seljalandsfoss) (1 hr 32 min) - Skogafoss – second waterfall (26 min) - ADD Gullfoss (waterfall) – snow mobiling on a glacier? - Black sand beach (30 min) - Secret lagoon? Kerid Crater? - Vik (28 min) – eat at Halldorskaffi - Sleep in Vik   DAY 3 (Saturday, 3/4) - Maelifell Volcano (1 hr 46 min) – too far? - Spend the night in Kirkjubæjarklaustur (1 hr 26 min) (closest)/Skaftafell area (53 min)  or Jokulsarlon (43 min)/Hofn (1 hr) (farthest)?  - Asbyrgi (Jokulsargliufur Naitional Park)  - Glacier Lagoon in Southeastern Iceland/tour the Ice Caves of the glacier near the lagoon - Crystal Ice Cave Tour through Glacier Guides (1 hr 30 min from Kirkjubaejarklaustur/ 3 hr from Maelifell and 2 hr 19 min from Vik)  - Spend the night where?     DAY 4 (Sunday, 3/5) - Wake up - Drive to: 1) Strokkur Geysir near golden circle? (9 min) - Spend the night in Arborg?   DAY 5 (Monday, 3/6): Blue Lagoon - Drive ring road back to blue lagoon - Blue Lagoon (1 hr 10 min)

RE: Iceland in March itinerary renting car - NEED HELP

by /bio/jannaheimirsson »


You have taken a very good decision and I appreciate your plan. Iceland is one of the best countries in the world. In my traveling time, I contacted with Discover Iceland to arrange multiple day trips for us from Reykjavik and one 2 day Super Jeep tour to the South Coast. That was really amazing.