Lava Tube Caving and Snorkeling Tour in Silfra from Reykjavik, Iceland tours & activities, fun things to do in Iceland | VELTRA

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Lava Tube Caving and Snorkeling Tour in Silfra from Reykjavik

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Head out to either the Leioarendi or Gjabakkahellir cave to and discover the unique characteristics of these lava tubes. Then get a chance to have some lunch before hitting the water for snorkelling at the Silfra fissure.

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Price
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You can book a maximum of 12.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 195.44
USD 195.44
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 12 & over)
USD 195.44
USD 195.44
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 7.5 - 8 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Snorkeling equipment (snorkel, mask & fins) / Caving gear / Certified PADI dive guide / Expert caving guide / Silfra admission fee
Add-ons:
Hiking Shoes + USD 7.82
Hiking Shoes + USD 7.82
Waterproof Jacket + USD 7.82
Waterproof Jacket + USD 7.82
Waterproof Pants + USD 7.82
Waterproof Pants + USD 7.82
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • 08:00-08:30 Pick-up at Designated Bus Stops or Specific Hotels in Central Reykjavik
  • Depart from Reykjavik
  • Lava Tube Caving
    Step into either Leioarendi or Gjabakkahellir cave (dependent on season), two perfect examples of Icelandic lava tubes where you'll be able to discover the unique formations. Learn about Iceland's volcanic history as you explore the cave with your insightful guide.
  • Snorkeling at the Thingvellir National Park
    The crystal clear water in the deep Silfra fissure gives you a feeling of being weightless as you float down with the lazy current. The snorkeling activity is a relaxing but exotic adventure that is one of the most popular destinations in Iceland.
  • 16:00 Tour Ends in Reykjavik
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Please take note of the medical conditions listed on page 4 of the attached file and fill out before joining the tour.
    • If you mark YES on any of the questions in Section 1 of the medical form, then you will not be able to participate in the snorkeling adventure. If you mark YES on any of the questions in Section 2, you will need to get your Physician’s approval and signature on this approval form.
    • Guests with Raynaud syndrome are not allowed to snorkel at Silfra.
    • Guests who are pregnant are not permitted to participate in this activity.
    • If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
    • Children 12 years old and above can participate in this activity.
    • Guests must be at least 5 ft (150 cm) to participate in this activity.
    • Guests must be below 6 ft 7 in (200 cm) to participate in this activity.
    • Guests must be at least 99 lbs (45 kg) to participate in this activity.
    • Guests must be below 265 lbs (120 kg) to participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Warm outdoor clothing
    • Warm undergarments
    • Swimsuit
    • Change of clothes
    • Socks
    • Winter fleece / sweater
    • Gloves
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Participants are required to sign a liability waiver at the time of check-in.
Additional Note(s)
    • You will be wearing a snorkeling mask while in the water and you won’t be able to wear your glasses underneath. So unless you are bringing your own prescription mask, it is recommended that you acquire contact lenses for your snorkeling tour.
    • The temperature in the Silfra is almost constant all year round at about 2°C.
    • You will be offered the opportunity of having your picture taken whilst enjoying the wonders of Silfra. You can purchase the photos from the tour on site for 3900 ISK. Cards and cash accepted.
    • Please check the details of the bus stops on the official site: http://www.busstop.is/
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 12.
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FAQ
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Can I get dropped off at a different location?
  • Drop-off points are at either the same location as the tour pick-up or at the bus terminal. However, it is possible to drop you off at a different location within Reykjavik if you let the driver know about your request on the day itself.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 08:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 195.44
USD 195.44

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Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 7.5 - 8 hour(s)
Availability Daily