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Dive Silfra

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Vatnagardar 8, Reykjavik 104, Iceland
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Super nice, Best and most helpful dive center

Never went to the center but i booked through here and met Richard at the site... Let me just say... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Fantastic snorkeling between two continents

Our trip to Silfra was amazing. Not only did we get the chance to snorkel in the clearest water in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bhoevding
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Augsburg, Germany
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Dive Silfra is an Icelandic owned and operated snorkeling and diving tour company dedicated to leading fun and eco-friendly underwater excursions for all of our visitors. With operations focused in Thingvellir National Park, one of the main highlights of the Golden Circle and home to the Silfra ravine, we are proud to offer the largest variety of snorkeling and diving day tours in Iceland.
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“tectonic plates” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Vatnagardar 8, Reykjavik 104, Iceland
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"dry suit"
in 29 reviews
"tectonic plates"
in 17 reviews
"unique experience"
in 14 reviews
"clear water"
in 8 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 12 reviews
"snorkeling experience"
in 5 reviews
"padi certificate"
in 2 reviews
"awesome instructor"
in 2 reviews
"underwater scenery"
in 2 reviews
"continental plates"
in 5 reviews
"an absolutely amazing experience"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful water"
in 2 reviews
"amazing snorkeling"
in 2 reviews
"life experience"
in 2 reviews
"bucket list"
in 6 reviews
"degrees celsius"
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"group members"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never went to the center but i booked through here and met Richard at the site... Let me just say he is super duper nice and helpful. Always trying to make everybody comfortable in their environment. He made the whole dive trip worth it... And...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our trip to Silfra was amazing. Not only did we get the chance to snorkel in the clearest water in the world, we also swam between two tectonic plates (Eurasian and North American). The Silfra crack itself is about 2-3 meters wide, the water is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my family had an incredible time with this company. Everything ran smoothly, they were fun, professional, competent, the gear was good, it kept you dry and fairly warm, I felt safe and everything was clearly explained. It was an incredible experience, I would definitely recommend...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Folks. Superb couple of hours. Not something you may do twice but well worth it. My guide Apollo was friendly and informative. When getting into the cold water. You need to control your breathing. I had an issue and with a few words from Apollo...More

1  Thank Chris P
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I had an amazing tour and time to going trough the lake and see how amazing it was to swim into freeze but pure and clear water. Myself and my friends we are so thankful for this experience with these two amazing guys Ronan an...More

1  Thank Manuela D
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Fantastic guide/instructors, beautiful water (was warmer than the temperature outside!). Best hot chocolate ever!

1  Thank Robert W
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We snorkelled when it was minus 13 Celsius out. While getting suited i thought for sure I was going to lose at least one finger and one toe! But our instructor Ronan was amazing. He kept reminding us to move around, wiggle our fingers and...More

2  Thank Ashley R
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Really enjoyed our morning spent in the Silfra fissure! our Guide Zsolti had great banter and made it a very enjoyable experience. Would totally recommend everyone go check it out - have never seen such clear water. A professional, well-run organisation. Thank you!

1  Thank Chloe S
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Today we dived Silfra, part of my 25th Bday Pressie. Nick as our guide we were picked up promptly at the designated spot and headed on our way to Silfra in Thingvellir National Park. Takes about 30-40min. Had an A++ day, highly recommend diving here....More

3  Thank Chelsea M
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Unbelievable experience in one of the most beautiful places ive been too. Ronan our snorkel guide was incredibly informative and passionate which really took the experience to the next level!

1  Thank Jkirky95
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JANDFEasternUS
4 June 2018|
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No,, you need a drysuit certification.. Me and my brother got a cert just for this trip and I brought my own mask I don't know about the reg but I wouldn't bring it unless you have specific cold water gear
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