Golden Circle & Snorkeling in Silfra
On this trip we will pick you up from your hotel and drive the scenic route to the beautiful National Park Thingvellir, the active geothermal area of Geysir, and to Gullfoss, the most photographed waterfall in Iceland. All of these sights are a magnificent display of the power and beauty of nature and shouldn’t be missed by any visitor in Iceland. At Thingvellir lake we snorkel through Silfra, with the opportunity to see Silfra Hall, Silfra Cathedral and Silfra Lagoon. After a day full of impressions we will drive back to Reykjavik to close the Golden Circle and you will surely have no problem falling asleep.
In order to participate on this excursion, you need to read through the snorkeling handbook below. The handbook contains some useful tips and information, and also lists medical requirements that you need to meet in order to go on the excursion.
Snorkeling handbook: Snorkeling handbook
Price 2018 | £ 240
Included: Guided tour to Gullfoss & Geysir. Guided snorkeling trip. Snorkeling equipment. Guiding in English. Pick-up from hotel in Reykjavík. Hot choclate and cookies after the snorkeling trip. Entrance fee into Silfra.
Period: All year, varying weekdays.
Duration: 8-10 hours.
Age limit: 12 years.
Prerequisites- Be at least 150cm tall and weight at least 45kg.
- Be comfortable in water and be able to swim.
- Be physically fit.
- Be ready to wear a sometimes tight & constricting dry suit
- Not be pregnant
Other info: This tour is also available as the Diving Silfra Day Tour. Snorkelers and divers can be on tour together. Bring swim wear and a towel, warm wool socks and a change of clothes. During the winter months it can get cold.
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