Diving Silfra Tour Self Drive


Dive into the most unique body of water in the world with unparalleled visibility. Silfra is a crack in the Earth ripped open by the movement of the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. The crystal clear glacial water filling the Silfra fissure has been filtered for decades through underground lava rock, providing over 100 meters of underwater visibility. The underwater scenery that you experience in Silfra is found nowhere else on Earth.

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5 hours
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Why take this tour?

Experience Silfra's pristine, crystal clear water while you dive between the Eurasian and American continental plates. Upon arrival at Thingvellir National Park, your guide will introduce you to the unique geological and cultural history of Silfra before giving you a detailed briefing of the dive site. You guide will then assist you into your dry suit and setting up the dive equipment. We will explore the four main parts of Silfra, the big crack, Silfra hall, Silfra Cathedral and the Silfra Lagoon. After the dive we will warm up with hot chocolate and biscuits.

What’s included?

  • Guided diving trip

  • Hot chocolate and cookies

  • All necessary diving equipment

  • Silfra entrance fee of 1.500 ISK per person

  • Souvenir photos of your snorkeling tour (available to purchase)

  • Additional food and drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

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Before you book

  • Duration: 5h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

About operator:

It is our passion to create unforgettable experiences for all our divers and snorkelers. Our aim is to always maximize the enjoyment of our guests through a close personal attention and professional guidance. The main focus is fulfilling the highest standards, leading to customers ‘satisfaction beyond their expectations. Our biggest reward is to see the smile on everybody's face at the end of an epic adventure with us.

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