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Snorkelling in Silfra Small-Group Adventure from Reykjavik

Highlights
  • Snorkeling experience in Silfra fissure, located in Thingvellir National park from Reykjavik
  • Certified PADI diverguide / Divemaster
  • Admire the raw landscape of the UNESCO-listed national park
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Snorkelling in Silfra Small-Group Adventure from Reykjavik
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08:30 DepartureMost Popular
Reykjavik pick up starts at 08:30.
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12:00 Departure
Reykjavik pick up starts at 12:00.
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Overview
Discover the underwater wonderland that glitters beneath the surface of Thingvellir National Park during n incredible 5.5 hour snorkeling adventure tour  from Reykjavik. With a knowledgeable guide, travel to the UNESCO-listed national park and plunge into the crystal-clear waters to see a hypnotizing underwater tableau. Explore Silfra fissure, a rift in the earth‘s crust between the continents of North Ameria an Europe, and see a fascinating array of flora and fauna. Receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 6 participants per guide.
What to Expect
Select a departure time to suit your schedule  from your central Reykjavik hotel in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan destined or Thingvellir National Park. Receive a fascinating introduction to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site from your experienced guide, and hear of the mystifying Silfra fissure, a natural rift in the earth’s crust. 

On arrival, don your dry suit and snorkel and prepare to plunge into the crystalline depths of the Silfra fissure. Listen to a comprehensive safety briefing and then descend to discover a mesmerizing underwater tableau.  Gaze at a ravine that stretches some 82 feet (25 meters) below the water's surface and then follow your guide to some of the fissure’s most scenic spots. Glide effortlessly between American and European continents and see jagged rocks and gaping voids that lead to the molten core of planet Earth. 

After approximately 40 minutes of exploration, return to sea level to dry off and relax during your journey to Reykjavik, where your tour concludes. 

Please note: A minimum of two people per booking is required.
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Reviews (66)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Wow wow wow...best activity ever!

Not only was the snorkelling out of this world, the organisation and whole activity was great. The pick up was quick and easy, we even got dropped of at a services not far from Snorkelling to use the facilities. Our guide was very informative, she...More

1  Thank Z4302LMmichaelb
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile
Unforgettable Experience

My 12 year old, wife and I will never forget this amazing tour, the crystal clear water, the long visibility and the feeling of snorkeling on ice cold and pure water. Special thanks to our guide Steve , who took special interest on making sure...More

Thank Juan Pablo G
Reviewed October 10, 2018
Would not recommend

Be careful before booking with Arctic Adventures. Very poor customer service in the event you have any issue at all. It took over 5 business days, 4 separate emails, and 2 phone calls to hear back from them.More

1  Thank Joey S
Helena T, Manager at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Dear Joey S, Thank you for taking the time to express your experience with us. We're always looking into improving our service and greatly appreciate hearing back from our customers in that aspects. We are very disappointed to read that you did not feel that...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018
MUST DO - who cares that the water is two degrees above freezing

This was the adventure/activity that my boyfriend and I were most looking forward to on our one week trip to Iceland. We decided for it to be our first stop on the day we did the Golden Circle. It was a perfect way to wake...More

Thank Alana K
Reviewed August 27, 2018
Beautiful views but felt rushed

I would recommend this as an experience while in Iceland. I enjoyed it however we all felt that the snorkeling experience seemed rushed. We thought we’d have more time to enjoy the incredible views but actually the tour guide keeps encouraging you to swim, as...More

Thank Regina_Philange_J
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