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You will meet us at the meeting point located in Silfra, Thingvellir National Park. The tour is approximately 3 hours from arrival to the end of the tour.

Upon arrival at Silfra, your guide will give you your dry suit and snorkeling equipment, and explain how to use this equipment. The guide will also give you advice on how to stay warm and comfortable during your 30 to 40 minute snorkeling tour of the Silfra Hall, Silfra Cathedral, and Silfra Lagoon sites. All participants need to have read and signed the Snorkeling Silfra Medical Statement(view here:  https://www.dive.is/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Silfra-snorkeling-medical_Final.pdf ) and sign our liability release form at the start of the tour (view here:  https://www.dive.is/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/AA_LIABILITY_SNORKELING_2016.pdf )

After the tour you will be offered a hot chocolate and cookies to warm up.
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Silfra is one of the world’s most dramatic snorkeling sites—it’s a glacier meltwater-filled rift formed by the drift of the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates. This tour makes snorkeling the rift as easy as possible by including a guide, dry suit and snorkeling equipment, and Silfra entrance fees. After you’ve snorkeled, you’re offered hot chocolate and cookies.
  • Rare opportunity to swim between continental plates
  • Snorkel with a guide who helps you stay warm and comfortable in glacial meltwater
  • Visit Silfra Hall, Silfra Cathedral, and Silfra Lagoon
  • Good value: entrance fees, snorkeling equipment, and hot chocolate and cookies are included
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All reviewshot chocolate and cookiesdry suitphoto packageamazing experiencehighly recommend this experience to anyonethe crystal clear waterdive instructorwarm gearmultiple layersbit concernedwonderful picturesan amazing guidecold feetwhole processexplained everythingonce in a lifetimesilfra fissure
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Reviewed yesterday
So Awesome

Loved my time with Ivan and Juan. They were FANTASTIC guides, and it's really a once in a lifetime experience.

Thank Jenn N
Reviewed yesterday
Fantastic time in Silfra!

Nino did a great job making sure everyone felt prepared & comfortable. The hot chocolate and cookies at the end were a nice touch.

Thank dietmarjill
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great tour with Chris!

We were blessed with the most amazing weather during our snorkeling tour and the water was insanely crystal clear. Chris was an extremely knowledgeable and funny guide, ensuring we were all comfortable and safe. It is truly a one-of-a-kind experience with super friendly staff and...More

3  Thank ddkim2018
Reviewed 3 days ago
Patient guide, excellent experience

We have snorkeled in warm water before, but the gear needed for this cold-water endeavor is INSANE. Our guide Mikhail was so patient and made it all seemed doable, helping each of us don each layer of gear until we were finally ready to get...More

Thank Katharine C
Reviewed 5 days ago
We had a great time!

My brother and I had a blast snorkeling the Silfra Fissure. The guides were super friendly, and diving between two tectonic plates is truly special. Cold water, but you'll get used to it quickly. They had hot chocolate and crackers for us afterwards. Well worth...More

Thank Peter S
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Lots of hiking right in the park. Not to mention a UNESCO world heritage site. Plenty of beauty to take in.
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