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After selecting a departure time between 10am and 2pm, you’ll make your own way to Iceland's UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park and greet your guide at the information office.

Here, you’ll receive all the equipment necessary for snorkeling, including dry suits to wear over your clothes, and receive a thorough safety briefing from your PADI-certified instructor.

Once you feel ready to plunge into the turquoise waters surrounding the Silfra Fissure, you’ll don your snorkel and swim in the crystal-clear water for approximately 40 minutes. Gaze to the bottom of the 82-foot (24-meter) ravine, which bridges the gap between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates.

Throughout your snorkeling experience, you'll receive personalized attention in a small group of 10. Conclude at your original departure point in Thingvellir National Park.

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Thingvellir National Park
Arctic Adventures

Swim between two continents on this 2-hour snorkeling tour of the Silfra Fissure in Thingvellir National Park. Choose from multiple daily departure times and head to the UNESCO-listed national park to snorkel in the turquoise lake where the North American and Eurasian plates meet. Alongside a PADI-certified guide, you’ll explore the underwater wonderland of Thingvellir National Park, part of Iceland’s Golden Circle, and receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 10 people.

  • 2-hour snorkeling tour of the Silfra Fissure in Thingvellir National Park in Iceland's Golden Circle
  • Swim between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates in the UNESCO-listed park
  • Receive personalized attention from a PADI-certified guide in a small-group of 10
  • Choose from multiple daily departure times
  • All necessary equipment is included
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Reviewed 2 days ago
One Word - Awesome!!!

It was a 'bucket list' worthy activity. The whole event was thrilling. The staff was amazing and helpful. Julia, our guide, was kind, considerate, informative and fun. You were so great Julia!!! Everyone NEEDS to do this. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Once in a lifetime experience

This was SO cool. I highly recommend. Make sure to dress warm because the water is quite cold, but they give you a dry suit and gear. The guides were fantastic and knowledgeable.

Thank Madeline T
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Experience!!!

On June 29th, 2018 I turned 50. My husband and I planned a trip to Iceland to celebrate. A friend of mine, who had been to Iceland, suggested this snorkeling trip as she said it was a fantastic experience. This is something that I would...More

1  Thank angelaferrucci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Snorkeling Silfra, taking your breath away !!

We booked way in advance a snorkeling tour with Arctic Adventures which was very convenient to do: choosing a time slot and a day which is convenient, cancelation rules transparant and customer friendly. And last but not least instructions and youtube instruction films set the...More

Thank HollandWanderer
Reviewed 4 July 2018
Disappointed with the lack of information

We had booked the Lava Caves and Snorkelling 3 months in advance of our trip. We had read all the information that was send to us prior and ensured we were prepared with the appropriate clothing. Two weeks prior to our trip I had learned...More

Thank stinavisser10
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