Snorkeling at Silfra from Reykjavík

5 hours
Snorkeling in the Silfra gorge ©

Snorkel between the North American and European tectonic plates in the crystal-clear waters of the colorful Silfra fissure.

On the one-hour drive from Reykjavík to the Silfra fissure your guide will share with you the unique geology and cultural history of Iceland and Silfra as well as the surrounding area of the UNESCO world heritage site.

Your PADI-trained professional divers will guide you from start to finish and you will have use of private, heated facilities to change into your drysuit. With almost infinite visibility, the snorkel tour will take you through the all the main sections of Silfra, including the Silfra Cathedral and Big Crack.

Please bring:

  • Long underwear
  • Thick socks
  • Suitable clothes for the weather of the day
  • Contact lenses if you wear glasses
DeparturesAll year
Duration5 hours
Minimum age12 years
Minimum Weight: 45kg/ 99lbs
Starts fromReykjavík

What’s included?

Guidance in English

Transport to and from Reykjavík

Snorkeling gear

Hot chocolate and cookies after the snorkeling trip

Meals & refreshments

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