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Silfra Snorkeling Tour with Optional Transfers

Silfra Snorkeling Tour with Optional Transfers

From US$ 153.99 per person

Snorkel between the tectonic plates of North America and Europe at the amazing Silfra fissure in Þingvellir National Park and experience the unique sensation of flying through the clearest water on the planet!

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 - 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Pick-up possible from centrally located hotels and hostels in Reykjavík, or at the BSI bus terminal.
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Snorkel in the clears waters of the Silfra fissure
  • Discover where 2 tectonic plates are drifting apart
  • Marvel at the colors of the pure glacial meltwater
  • Get back to nature in the beautiful Þingvellir National Park
Full description
Reconnect with the natural world and snorkel at a location National Geographic has called one of the top dive sites in the world. Benefit from pick-up at your hotel or hostel in Reykjavik if option booked, or make your own way to the Silfra fissure in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Þingvellir National Park. Located in a valley where the tectonic plates of North America and Europe are constantly drifting apart, the Silfra fissure should be on everybody's bucket list. Gear up in all the provided snorkeling equipment to enter the clear water, and experience the best underwater visibility on the planet. Marvel at the extraordinary colors of the glacial meltwater and be amazed at the unique sensation of your liquid meditation!
  • Pick-up and drop off in Reykjavik, if option booked
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Guide
  • Entrance fee (ISK 1,000)
  • Hot chocolate and cookies
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Optional gratuities
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

Meet at Silfra in Þingvellir National Park. Precise details will be provided on your voucher after booking.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing

Not allowed

  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • It is recommended you wear thermal underwear, thick socks and clothes suitable for the day's weather conditions
  • Bring contact lenses if you wear glasses
  • All participants must read and sign a medical statement to take part
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 6 reviews

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Fantastic tour with both sun and snow. I went with my daugther at 14 and our guide Fraser was positive, trustfull and patient. Thank you

September 24, 2018

Adam and Mika were amazing guides. It was a great experience.

August 25, 2018


They really took their time explaining everything and helping us into our wet suits. Our guide, Rami, was amazing! It’s a must do if you visit Iceland!

July 19, 2018

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