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Small-Group Snorkeling Experience at Silfra Fissure in Thingvellir National Park

Highlights
  • 2-hour snorkeling tour of the Silfra Fissure in Thingvellir National Park in Iceland's Golden Circle
  • Swim between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates in the UNESCO-listed park
  • Receive personalized attention from a PADI-certified guide in a small-group of 10
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Small-Group Snorkeling Experience at Silfra Fissure in Thingvellir National Park
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11:00 AM DepartureMost Popular
Meet us on location at the Silfra parking lot in Thingvellir National Park 15 minutes prior to your tour start.
From $157.55
10:00 AM Departure
Meet us on location at the Silfra parking lot in Thingvellir National Park 15 minutes prior to your tour start.
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13:00 PM Departure
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Overview

Swim between two continents on this 2-hour snorkeling tour of the Silfra Fissure in Thingvellir National Park. Choose from multiple daily departure times and head to the UNESCO-listed national park to snorkel in the turquoise lake where the North American and Eurasian plates meet. Alongside a PADI-certified guide, you’ll explore the underwater wonderland of Thingvellir National Park, part of Iceland’s Golden Circle, and receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 10 people.

What to Expect

After selecting a departure time between 10am and 2pm, you’ll make your own way to Iceland's UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park and greet your guide at the information office.

Here, you’ll receive all the equipment necessary for snorkeling, including dry suits to wear over your clothes, and receive a thorough safety briefing from your PADI-certified instructor.

Once you feel ready to plunge into the turquoise waters surrounding the Silfra Fissure, you’ll don your snorkel and swim in the crystal-clear water for approximately 40 minutes. Gaze to the bottom of the 82-foot (24-meter) ravine, which bridges the gap between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates.

Throughout your snorkeling experience, you'll receive personalized attention in a small group of 10. Conclude at your original departure point in Thingvellir National Park.

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Reviews (17)
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile
Into the blue

This was an amazing, once in a lifetime experience. I had a bit of anxiety before I went, but it was calmed by our awesome guide Astrid! She made everything seem so calm and easy. Once in the water the beauty took over the snorkeling...More

Thank Teresa E
Reviewed August 19, 2018
One Word - Awesome!!!

It was a 'bucket list' worthy activity. The whole event was thrilling. The staff was amazing and helpful. Julia, our guide, was kind, considerate, informative and fun. You were so great Julia!!! Everyone NEEDS to do this. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed August 14, 2018
Once in a lifetime experience

This was SO cool. I highly recommend. Make sure to dress warm because the water is quite cold, but they give you a dry suit and gear. The guides were fantastic and knowledgeable.

Thank madeline t
Reviewed August 11, 2018
Great Experience!!!

On June 29th, 2018 I turned 50. My husband and I planned a trip to Iceland to celebrate. A friend of mine, who had been to Iceland, suggested this snorkeling trip as she said it was a fantastic experience. This is something that I would...More

1  Thank angelaferrucci
Reviewed August 7, 2018
Snorkeling Silfra, taking your breath away !!

We booked way in advance a snorkeling tour with Arctic Adventures which was very convenient to do: choosing a time slot and a day which is convenient, cancelation rules transparant and customer friendly. And last but not least instructions and youtube instruction films set the...More

Thank HollandWanderer
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