When it comes to planning the perfect Iceland itinerary, we have you covered. Our researchers scouted the island, our Iceland experts chipped in, and then we asked travelers themselves what cool sights and chill activities most thrill them. Then we assessed how much time most travelers are likely to have. We put all these ingredients together to come up with a satisfying hlaðborð (smorgasbord) of itineraries. Read on for our top recommendations for itineraries of 5, 7, 10, and 14 days.
Nature and adventure travel throughout Iceland.
At Altaï Iceland we are a passionate team of professional tour leaders dedicated to sharing our love for this spectacular country.
With a wealth of experience and local expertise behind us, plus an unwavering focus on safety, we are able to offer active adventure trips which venture into the heart of Icelands unspoiled remote wilderness.
We design both tailor-made adventures and small group trips (1 -12 travellers) with an expert guide.
Whether you are looking for the perfect family holiday or an amazing expedition we can organize you the trip of your dreams. Our experienced team guarantees the highest quality of service.
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Iceland from West to North: Golden Circle, Snæfellsnes Peninsula, Husavik, Akureyri & More - 10 Days
This 10-day trip covers North and West Iceland and is meant for bypassing the crowded south during the summer months. Enjoy time exploring the geological features of the Golden Circle, the black-sand beaches of the Snaefellsnes Peninsula and the Arctic Coast in Varmahlid. Discover the best of the Trollaskagi Peninsula and visit the whale watching capital of Husavik. Tour the geothermal wonder of Lake Mývatn, stay in the second city of Akureyri, and go sightseeing in lively Reykjavík.
Travelers love Iceland for its wild landscapes, Reykjavik's cultural charms, and the seasonal magic of the Northern Lights. Work with a kimkim travel specialist to experience it all (while escaping the crowds): discover glaciers and waterfalls, stay in remote farmhouses, hike breathtaking trails, and do Reykjavik like a local. Read on to learn what it's like to plan a trip with kimkim, starting with customizing the perfect itinerary.
Enjoy the snowier side of Iceland on this seven-day winter adventure. On arrival, head "Into the Glacier" at Langjökull, on the way to discover the Snaefellsnes Peninsula, filled with basalt columns, black-sand beaches, and beautiful cliffs. Then, go on a snowmobiling excursion out of the Golden Circle, and wind down with a warm lagoon soak. Next, visit the spectacular frozen falls along the South Coast, including Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss, and go on glacier walks at Skaftafell and Jökulsárlón. Wind down with some exploration of snow-topped Reykjavik before heading home.
Experience jaw-dropping scenery and cool Scandinavian culture on this 7-day Norwegian itinerary. Start in Oslo, where you'll have two days to revel in the rich history, trendy cafés, and summer festivals of Europe's fastest-growing capital. Next, you’ll head west on the famous Flåm Railway to explore Balestrand and its majestic mountains. From here, take advantage of the warmer weather with a kayaking tour of dramatic fjords. Finish the adventure in Bergen, with a wander around its colorful wooden houses and a trip up Fløyen Mountain for panoramic views of the city.
Explore the Golden Circle on this well-balanced, self-drive itinerary featuring both popular stops and hidden gems. First, drive to Þingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal area, and Gullfoss waterfall, followed by a relaxing soak in the Secret Lagoon. Next, head to the South Coast to stunning waterfalls—Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss—and visits to Reynisfjara Beach, Vík, and the otherworldly Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon. Then, explore the glacial areas of Skaftafell, Svartifoss, and Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, followed by a day to discover the lesser-known Westman Islands. Return to Reykjavík for some sightseeing and tour the Reykjanes Peninsula—plus a stop for a final soak in the Blue Lagoon—before your departure flight home.
Recent Trip Reviews for Altaï Iceland
Everyone involved was very helpful and patien...
Aug 7 - Aug 11, 2022
Everyone involved was very helpful and patient. Any problems I had during the trek were easily corrected, communication was very good Eve while on the hike.
Thanks for an amazing journey to Iceland 🇮🇸
Robert at arcanum ATVRide was totally terrifi...
Aug 5 - Aug 24, 2021
Robert at arcanum ATVRide was totally terrific!!!
Fabulous support and planning.I would like ...
Mar 5 - Mar 12, 2020
Fabulous support and planning.
I would like to thank kimkim team for planning our dream destination trip-Iceland, hassle free.
Really appreciate the assistance provided by Anuj,he was very helpful and did all necessary changes which we requested during our trip planning ...he used to always call and discuss and know our requirements .
The partners or vendors associated with the kimkim team during our trip too were good.
I would highly recommend kimkim travel as they are trustworthy.
Great Experience for Personalized Icelandic Vacation
Mar 8 - Mar 13, 2020
Anuj was a great resource in helping to customize our Iceland vacation to match our expectations throughout the planning process. After our trip began, having Anuj supporting our trip was invaluable. Our trip was to the northern part of Iceland in mid-March which meant we had to adapt to weather, road closures, etc. and Anuj was there with us each step of the way helping us to cancel and rebook lodging, tours, etc. as we adapted our itinerary in real time to accommodate the weather. The... read more
Sep 21 - Sep 26, 2019
Balestrand was wonderful, probably the highlight of our trip, especially the Fjord boat trip there and from. The hotel was also quite special
Flam was also wonderful as well, as was the train ride.
Given the objectives (truly scenic, awe-inspiring nature), I felt like we could have been guided differently.
The others were fine and reasonable for the price paid, but I have some feedback for the rest of the trip
1. Initially we had a day in Bergen set aside, which I changed and I was... read more
Viknaslodir East Fjords Trek: 3-Day Hike from Borgarfjörður to Seyðisfjörður
Aug 20 - Sep 1, 2019
Judith was great we have to change or alter our plans many times and she was super helpful and cool. All communications were very professional and prompt everyone was on time;