Top-Rated Snorkeling Silfra Tour Self-Drive

3 hours (Approx.)
Free cancellation
1 - 15
Mobile ticket


Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience with a snorkeling trip to Silfra. Float between two continental plates, surrounded by astonishingly clear water and mesmerizing colors while admiring this underwater world. You don’t need to be a certified diver in order to experience water at its clearest! Snorkeling at Silfra is suitable for anyone who feels comfortable in water and knows how to swim. The snorkeling tour of Silfra is done in a dry suit, helping you to stay warm and dry inside the suit while swimming in the cold, crystal clear water.


  • Guided snorkeling trip
  • Hot chocolate and cookies
  • All necessary snorkeling equipment

What to expect


Upon arrival at Silfra, your guide will give you your dry suit and snorkeling equipment. Your snorkel guide will explain how to use this equipment and how to ensure that you will be warm and comfortable during your tour. The guide will help you with putting all the gear on and you can change in our heated Changing Van. We recommend wearing long underwear and thick socks. When ready, you will walk 5 minutes to Silfra and start your 30 to 40 minute snorkeling tour of Silfra Hall, Silfra Cathedral, and Silfra Lagoon.
After snorkeling in the cold water, we warm you up with hot cocoa and cookies.
The service level at is the best, there is a reason TripAdvisor chose our Snorkeling Tour the No 4 experience in the world!

Stop At:

• Silfra, Thingvellir Iceland
• Thingvellir National Park, Thingvellir Iceland

Meeting point

Silfra Fissure, 806, Iceland

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • All participants will need to fill out a medical form before participating in the tour. Please contact local operator in order to request the form via email. Or you can fill it out online
  • All participant heights, weights and age must be provided to local operator. If you did not provide at time of booking, please contact supplier immediately after booking to provide this information.
  • IMPORTANT - Participants over 60 years of age must have their doctor sign the approval form in order to participate
  • We recommend wearing long thermal underwear and thick wool socks as a base layer under the dry suit
  • Minimum height is 4ft 11in (150cm). Minimum weight is 100lbs (45kg).
  • Maximum height and weight is 6ft7in (200cm) and 264lbs (120kg).
  • Participants must be comfortable in water and able to swim, physically fit and healthy
  • Please note that that dry suits can sometimes feel quite tight and constricting
  • All participants must be able to communicate in English.
  • Not suitable for pregnant women
  • Dry suits are worn over your own clothing
  • Recommended to bring a change of clothes and warm undergarments
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • All participants must be at least 12 years old
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons


  • Souvenir photos of your snorkeling tour (available to purchase)
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.
May 2022

Defo 5, was amazing!!! This experience i will never forget, the view is unigue, i still can see it when i close my eyes! if you still are doubting, so dont! its a must!

May 2022

Never done anything quite like it. Amazing diving in-between two tectonic plates, with brilliant visibility. It’s VERY cold but you are kitted out well with a dry suit. The guides are lovely, ours was Natalia and she was very patient and helpful and made sure we had a great time!

Ruth P
May 2022

We had Natalia as our guide for snorkelling Silfra. She was lovely, really friendly and helpful, explained things very clearly. She was very patient which was good as I was nervous and a bit unsure at first! She checked we were all OK throughout. Wonderful tour guide and a wonderful experience - ...

May 2022

A memorable, one-of-a-kind experience. Natalia did a fantastic job at clearly communicating the instructions, educating us on the ecology of the continental divide, and individually interacting with each person on the tour. My friend and I had the best time! It's an experience that will be with m...

Pim O
May 2022

My girlfriend and I had an amazing experience thanks to our guide Jennifer! I highly recommend this great snorkeling tour by!

May 2022

Had a great time. Alex was the best and helped with every step along the way - clearly explaining what we were going to do, putting on the equipment, guiding us in the water, etc. Was an unforgettable experience. Thanks again Alex!

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