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Snorkeling in Silfra & Buggy tour

      • Duration

        7-8 hours

      • Depending on time of year and weather conditions.

      • Certificate required


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Combine your snorkeling tour in Silfra with a Buggy ride. We go on a one hour buggy ride in the suburbs of Reykjavik and we go snorkeling in the crystal clear water of Silfra Fissure. This day tour from Reykjavik is filled with activity!

The tour includes

  • Snorkeling in Silfra Fissure
  • 1 hour Buggy ride
  • All equipment provided
  • Hot chocolate & cookies after snorkeling
  • Thingvellir entrance fee (1000 ISK)


The snorkeling part of the tour will be at Silfra fissure in Thingvellir National Park. Silfra Fissure is world famous for it’s crystal clear water. The Silfra fissure is located between the North American tectonic plate and the European tectonic plate and you will be snorkeling in between! The drive between the snorkeling site and the buggy ride is about 45 mintues.

The buggy tour takes place in the outskirts of Reykjavik. Enjoy the beautiful landscape while you rally through mud and over rivers on your Buggy. The buggy ride takes one hour and the buggy has seats for two persons.

There are two versions of the tour:
– Book the 9:30 departure if you want to begin with the buggy ride followed by snorkeling in Silfra.
– Book the 11:00 departure if you want to begin with snorkeling in Silfra followed by the buggy ride.

Meeting time:
9:30 at Buggy Adventures and 12:00 at Thingvellir service center ~OR~
11:00 at Thingvellir service center and 16:00 at Buggy Adventures

Not included:
Transfer – if you need help with transfer, please contact Scuba Iceland

Good to have:
Long underwear (wool), warm socks, extra set of clothes for the buggy – in case you get wet!

You need to be able to swim and be comfortable in water for your snorkeling tour. Age limit for snorkeling is 12 years old. You must have a fully valid driving license to operate a buggy and age limit for passanger is 6 years old. Pregnant women cannot participate in this tour.

You will need to complete an online medical for this tour, this will be sent to you when making your booking but you can view the for anytime to assess your suitability before making the booking. It can be viewed using this link SILFRA SNORKELLING MEDICAL RELEASE

Amazing experience. Small group size. Memorable.
In comparison to the groups from the other company with had over 15 people per group, I was very glad I went with Scuba Iceland. The more personal attention and smaller ratio helped with the experience.

SingleWomanTravels – Jul 17, 2016