Day trip

Diving Silfra Day Tour

Diving Silfra Day Tour

From US$ 276.88 per person

The Silfra Day Tour is Icelands' most popular dive tour where you will be diving in the famous Silfra fissure right between the American and the European continents. The Silfra fissure contains some of the clearest water on this planet (visibility 100m+).

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 3 participants


  • The Silfra fissure, located right between 2 continents, contains some of the clearest water on this planet.
  • The National Park Thingvellir is a Unesco World Heritage Site.
Full description
At Silfra fissure, in National Park Thingvellir, your guide will walk with you to the platform and give you a dive briefing before gearing up. Since the water is between 2 and 4°C the dives are conducted in dry suits and therefore you must have dry suit experience. After the first dive you will have a coffee and cookie break before going for the second dive. The tour takes between 6 and 8 hours. All necessary equipment including undergarments that will keep you warm and comfortable underneath the dry suit are provided. Please bring warm clothes for the time on land and thick socks as well as your diving and dry suit certification card.
  • All necessary equipment
  • Light snacks
  • Guide
  • 2 guided dives (if the temperature drops below freezing then there will only be 1 dive)
  • Entrance fee to Silfra
  • Pick up and drop off for the diving tour
  • Pick up and drop off for snorkeling tour
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Silfra, in the National Park Thingvellir. Arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Diving certification
  • Warm clothing

Not allowed

  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • To take part in this tour you must have PADI Open Water certification or comparable from another dive organization
  • You must also have dry suit diving certification and a logged dry suit dive within two years of the tour date or have at least 10 logged dry suit dives within two years of the tour date and be able to provide written proof from a diving instructor of these dry suit dives
  • The minimum age is 17 (a signature from a legal guardian is required for participants under 18)
  • If you do not have a PADI Open Water certification (or equivalent) and dry suit experience, the Snorkeling Silfra Tour is recommended
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