A combination of the Golden Circle and snorkeling in the Silfra fissure.
Join us for a tour that combines a trip around the Golden Circle with a chance to snorkel in the rift between the American and Eurasian tectonic plates.
Your day will begin with pickup from the city of Reykjavik. We can pick up from most hotels in the city or from any of the designated pickup points in the city centre so just let us know where to collect you from.
After all of the pickups have been arranged we will travel along the golden circle route visiting destinations such as Þingvellir, Gullfoss and Geysir. You will also get the chance during the visit to Þingvellir to go snorkeling in the Silfra fissure.
Þingvellir National Park (Thingvellir) is an area of great natural beauty and history. This is the location of the Silfra fissure as well as the site where the words first parliament was established in 930 AD.
Geysir is a geothermal hot spring also known as the great geysir. It no longer erupts of its own power but the nearby strokkur geyser still goes off every 5-10 minutes.
Waterfall is one of Iceland’s most magnificent waterfalls. The powerful glacial river flows down into a narrow canyon with a tremendous roar.
Silfra fissure is one of Iceland’s most popular snorkelling spots. This narrow channel of blue water meanders through a giant lava field, beneath active volcanoes and sprawling glaciers. Incredible rock formations make up a magical sub-aquatic chasm. Silfra is rated as one of the world's top ten dive sites and offers up to 100 meters of underwater visibility.
Pick-up operates on a 30 minute window so check your ticket for information on when you need to be at your pickup location. Please be ready at your pick up point with your voucher, either in digital or printed form.
Dress appropriately for the weather baring in mind that the surfaces at Geysir can sometimes be wet. It is also recommended you wear comfortable shoes. You will also be required to bring a second set of clothes for after the snorkeling.
Also please bring a warm underlayer that can be worn underneath your snorkeling suit.
You will be traveling in a tour bus that is very spacious and comfortable. There is not a bathroom but there will be plenty of stops where facilities can be used.
This tour is 9 hours long, You spend at least 30 minutes at the major stops giving you plenty of time to enjoy the nature and snap some photos.
Lunch is not included, but there will be plenty of opportunity to buy food.
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