We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Diving in Silfra Fissure - Day Trip to Thingvellir National Park from Reykjavik

Highlights
  • 6-hour diving experience in Thingveiller National Park
  • All diving gear is included
  • Discover the Silfra fissure the tectonic boundary between two continents
More
Diving in Silfra Fissure - Day Trip to Thingvellir National Park from Reykjavik
From USD 315.75
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Date
Travellers
Tour options (2)
9:30am Reykjavik
Most Popular
Pickup from Reykjavík starts at 9:30am so please be ready outside your hotel lobby at 9:30am and keep a look out for our guides and car. Please note that the pickup can take up to 30 minutes to arrive
From USD 315.75
7:30am Reykjavik
Pick up from Reykjavík starts at 7:30am. Please be ready outside your hotel lobby at 7:30 and keep a look out for your guide.
From USD 315.75
Lowest Price Guaranteed
Overview

Ideal for experienced divers, this 6-hour diving trip in Thingveiller National Park allows you to discover the incredible Silfra fissure — the continental plates that separate North America and Eurasia. During two dives, you’ll marvel at ancient lava formations and swim into the void between two tectonic plates. This small-group tour is limited to four people, and includes all diving gear and round-trip transport from Reykjavik. An accredited diving qualification is required.

What to Expect

Your tour begins with pickup from downtown Reykjavik. Here, you’ll greet your guide and small group and travel to your diving point. After a safety briefing, you’ll don your equipment and embark on your first dive of the day.  

After plunging into the icy water, you’ll discover ancient lava formations and the Silfra fissure — the tectonic boundary that separates North America from Eurasia. The gentle current and high visibility of the water makes exploration effortless and rewarding.

Experience two dives of approximately 30 minutes before returning to the surface to dry off and discuss your exhilarating experience. Relax during the journey back to your original departure point.

Reviews (15)
1 - 5 of 9 reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2018
Absolutely amazing!!

Snorkeling in Silfra Fissure was one of the highlights of our trip for sure. The water is so clear, you can see everything around you like you're above water. Our guide Steve was awesome and helped make our experience great. He was attentive and helpful,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile
Wow, amazing!!!

This was such a great experience, seeing the fissure from that perspective was just incredible. Our tour guide, Steve, was very helpful, funny, and organized. Everything with him was done quick and he hustled us so we could go first which was definitely worth it....More

Thank Mac M
Reviewed 18 June 2018
Scuba between the continents

In my day job I'm a geologist, so this dive has been on my bucket list a long time. In order to be competent and comfortable on this dive I completed the SSI Dry Suit diving specialty before going to Iceland. I booked the Silfra...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank zeke1177
Larissa W, Customer Service at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear zeke1177, Thank you very much for leaving this review, it made us very happy to read this! Silfra is a fascinating environment for most anyone, but for a geologist this continental fissure is an absolute treasure. You certainly went a long way in getting...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile
Very professional and knowledgeable. Great experience

During the snorkeling adventure all of the artic adventures staff was very friendly and helpful to my wife and I. From the safety talks to gearing us up for the dive it was very well run. They weren’t pushy to get the next group going...More

Thank bradowen27
Larissa W, Customer Service at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Dear Bradley O, Thank you very much for leaving this review, it is much appreciated! Silfra is a breathtaking environment, and snorkeling there is not something anyone should be rushed through. That's exactly why we make sure to take our time for each and every...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile
Average customer service on the dive

So I see lots of reviews on the dive and I wanted to give my option. As I'm with a mixed review with the tour outfit and not the Silfra dive. Let's start off with the pick up time to start off the tour. We...More

Thank Calgary Man Y
Larissa W, Customer Service at Arctic Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Dear Calgary Man Y, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I was very disappointed to read of the problems you and your girlfriend encountered during your tour with us. In an extreme environment like Silfra safety needs to be...More

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Diving in Silfra Fissure - Day Trip to Thingvellir National Park from Reykjavik staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Travellers Also Viewed
Diving Silfra Day Tour
226 Reviews
from USD 385.00*
4-Hour Small-Group Diving Tour From...
1 Review
from USD 315.80*
Snorkeling Silfra Tour Self-Drive
357 Reviews
from USD 155.00*
Ice Climbing and Glacier Hiking Day...
7 Reviews
from USD 340.00*
Frequently bought together
Airport Express Shared Arrival...
230 Reviews
from USD 22.00*
Golden Circle, Kerid Volcanic Crater...
295 Reviews
from USD 139.00*
Northern Lights Tour from Reykjavik
198 Reviews
from USD 45.00*
Southern Iceland Glaciers, Waterfalls...
583 Reviews
from USD 99.90*
Golden Circle Classic Day Trip from...
2,285 Reviews
from USD 47.40*
Special Offer
Northern Lights Night Tour from...
1,063 Reviews
from USD 46.80*
USD 52.00
Golden Circle, Kerid Volcanic Crater...
295 Reviews
from USD 139.00*
Southern Iceland Glaciers, Waterfalls...
583 Reviews
from USD 99.90*