from 16.490 isk per person
Silfra is a fissure between the European and the North American tectonic plates that are drifting apart here in Iceland. Silfra is filled with pure and clear glacial water in which you can float with us on our Snorkeling Tours. We offer two different tours: The Snorkeling Silfra Day Tour with Pick-Up includes transportation between Reykjavik and Silfra; The Snorkeling Silfra Self-Drive Tour does NOT include transportation. Please make sure you select the right one when you book.
If you choose the Snorkeling Silfra Day Tour with Pick Up, you will be picked up from your location in Reykjavik, your guide will then drive you to Thingvellir National Park, where Silfra is located.
If you choose a Snorkeling Silfra Self-Drive Tour, you will meet us directly at Silfra. At Silfra, our guide will give you the dry suit and snorkeling equipment and give you all the instructions you need to be safe and comfortable during your 30 to 40-minute Snorkeling Tour of the Silfra Fissure.
You will float through the Big Crack, Sifra’s narrowest section where you can almost touch the two continental plates, the Silfra Hall with its astonishing colors, the deep Silfra Cathedral and the Silfra Lagoon.
Snorkeling Silfra Day Tour with pick/up: 22.990 isk/person
Snorkeling Silfra Self-Drive Tour: 17.990 isk/person
snorkeling in Silfra fissure, where the North American and the European tectonic plates are drifting apart.
Approximately 5 hours for the Snorkeling Silfra Day Tour with Pick-up.
Approximately 2.5/3 hours on the site for the Snorkeling Silfra Self-Drive Tour.
The actual time in the water is 30 to 40 minutes.
Please see the booking calendar for available tours and pick-up times.
Included in the Snorkeling Silfra Day Tour with Pick-up.
Pick-up from your accommodation or the closest designated bus stop in Reykjavik starts 1 hour before departure.
For bus stops, please check www.busstop.is. Please confirm at time of booking.
Not included in the Snorkeling Silfra Self-Drive Tour.
This is a Partner Tour.
- Be at least 150cm (4.9ft) / max 200cm (6.5ft)
- Be at least 45 kg (99lbs) and max 120kg (264 lbs)
- Be at least 14 years of age on the year
- be comfortable in the water and be able to swim
- be physically fit
- be ready to wear a sometimes tight and constricting dry suit
- not be pregnant
- Guided Snorkeling trip
- All necessary snorkeling equipment
- Complimentary Hot chocolate and cookies after the snorkeling trip
- Entrance fee of ISK 1.000 into Silfra
what to bring
- Long underwear
- Thick socks
- Suitable clothes for the weather of the day
- Contact lenses if you wear glasses