Private Silfra Superjeep Golden Circle & Snorkeling Tour

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Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
Duration: full day
Spoken languages: Icelandic, English
Minimum age: From 12 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: flexible More info

Activity description

Embark on a day of unparalleled adventure with the Silfra Snorkeling and superjeep Golden Circle Combo Tour, a seamless fusion of Iceland's mesmerizing underwater beauty at Silfra and the iconic natural wonders of the Golden Circle. This exclusive private tour promises an immersive experience, combining the tranquility of Silfra's underwater realm with the awe-inspiring landscapes of the Golden Circle.

Silfra Snorkeling:
Explore the wonders of Silfra, nestled in Iceland's Thingvellir National Park, through an enchanting snorkeling adventure. This mesmerizing experience invites enthusiasts to discover the space between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates.  Despite the cool water temperature, drysuits ensure an immersive and comfortable journey, allowing snorkelers to reach out and touch both tectonic plates at the iconic "Bridge Between Continents." Silfra stands as a testament to Iceland's geological marvels, offering a unique and unforgettable aquatic exploration.

Golden Circle:
Embark on a must-visit circuit in a superjeep near Reykjavik, Iceland, known as the Golden Circle, which unveils three iconic attractions. Begin your journey at Thingvellir National Park, where you can traverse the remarkable space between tectonic plates. Move on to witness the awe-inspiring Gullfoss waterfall, displaying its powerful cascade in all its glory. The Geysir Geothermal Area, home to the remarkable Strokkur geyser. The Golden Circle presents a compact yet captivating exploration of Iceland's natural wonders, allowing you to witness geological marvels in a single, unforgettable day trip.

Course of events

The journey commences with the enchanting Silfra Snorkeling experience in Thingvellir National Park. Delve into the crystal-clear waters of the Silfra fissure, situated between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. With visibility reaching up to 100 meters, marvel at the vibrant hues of blue and green that define the surreal underwater landscape. Feel the forces of nature at the "Bridge Between Continents" and witness geological wonders beneath the surface.

After this invigorating underwater exploration, the tour seamlessly transitions to the renowned Golden Circle attractions in a superjeep. Explore the historical and geological significance of Thingvellir National Park, follow in the footsteps of Vikings, and visit the unique assembly site of the Icelandic parliament. Continue to the majestic Gullfoss waterfall, where the Hvítá River cascades into a breathtaking two-tiered display of nature's power.

Conclude the day at the Geysir Geothermal Area, observing the remarkable regular eruptions of the Strokkur geyser. Experience the bubbling hot springs and witness the geothermal activity that characterizes Iceland's dynamic landscape.

This Silfra Snorkeling and Golden Circle Combo Tour offers a comprehensive day of adventure, seamlessly blending the serenity of Silfra's underwater realm with the awe-inspiring natural wonders of the Golden Circle. It's an ideal way to capture the essence of Iceland's diverse beauty in one remarkable journey.

Activity requirements

- Height: Minimum 145cm (4’9), Maximum 200cm (6’7).

- Weight: Minimum 45kg (99 lbs), Maximum 120kg (264 lbs).

- Ability to swim and be comfortable in water.

- Not recommended for pregnant women.

- Avoid wearing glasses; if necessary, bring a prescription mask or use contact lenses for snorkeling.

- Have read, signed, and followed directions on the Silfra Snorkeling Medical Statement

- Sign our liability release form at the start of the tour

Special terms

Date, duration and itinerary subject to weather restrictions.

Group of 6 people maximum.

  • Thermal wetsuit & accessories
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Pick up and drop off in downtown Reykjavik
  • National park entrance fee
  • Golden Circle guided tour in Superjeep
  • English-speaking guide
  • FREE underwater Silfra photos
  • Hot chocolate
  • Parking fees
Do not forget to bring
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Warm clothes
  • Water/snack
  • Camera
  • Good shoes with no heels
100% secure payments
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Meeting point
Transport from your accommodation is included, alternatively please meet at: Síðumúla 13 108 Reykjavík Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
4 days
Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
48 hrs
Cancellation 48 hours or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule