Dive in between the Continents: Silfra in Thingvellir National Park

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Duration8 hours
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DifficultyChallenging
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Starting pointSilfra Diving
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Pickup OptionFree Pickup
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Diving in the Silfra underwater canyon, in between the Eurasian and American tectonic plates, is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Renowned amongst divers as one the the clearest waters in the world.

What to expect?

Silfra, a lava fissure filled with crystal clear glacial water, is ranked as one of the top five diving sites in the world by many prominent dive publications. Silfra is best known for its 390 ft (120 meter) underwater visibility and for being the only place in the world where you can dive between two continental plates. On this dive, you will be able to place one hand on the North American continental plate and the other on the Eurasian continental plate!

If you are a certified diver at the level of PADI OW or the equivalent.

What is included?

  • Free hotel pick up and return in Reykjavík
    • 2 guided dives (below 0°C air temperature only 1 dive)
    • All necessary equipment
    • Hot chocolate and cookies in the dive break
    • Entrance fee into Silfra

What do I need to bring?

  • Your SCUBA dive certification
    • Long underwear & thick socks
    • Suitable clothes for being outside

Additional Information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
    • Cancellation Policy : Fee of 10.0% if cancelled more than 2 days before. Fee of 100.0% if cancelled 2 day(s) before event or less.
    • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

Meeting Point

  • Free hotel pick up and return in Reykjavík
    • Silfra itself is located in Thingvellir National Park, approx 45 min drive from Reykjavik

$341