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Diving Island

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Hatun 15, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Diving Silfra

We were diving with Héðinn and had a great experience. He was very professional and like that he... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Martin S
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Very good experience in Silfra

We hit the jackpot regarding which diving operator to use in Silfra: Professional guide, great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rune T
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Oslo, Norway
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Personal and unique diving adventures in Iceland We’re passionate divers who love to share Iceland’s underwater beauty with fellow adventure-seeking nature enthusiasts through personal experiences. We use carefully curated, state of the art equipment and always put safety first.
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hatun 15, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were diving with Héðinn and had a great experience. He was very professional and like that he took some pictures of us while diving and then just gave us the pictures. One reason to choose this dive center is that they are a small...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We hit the jackpot regarding which diving operator to use in Silfra: Professional guide, great service all the way, completely new equipment and small group size, to a price lower than all other operators we could find. Also very good in communication beforehand with swift...More

Thank Rune T
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Me and my 60 year old mom had so much fun. The instructor was very good and professional and the equipment was top of the line. Most people complain over the coldness however we did not feel that because the suit we were provided with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a former Open Water Scuba Instructor, I would whole-heartedly recommend them. Diving Island is the best option if you are looking for a truly personal experience and it happens to be ~ 5000 ISK cheaper, too. Diving with them will make you feel as...More

Thank Alex-Bubblemaster
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Einar Á, Owner at Diving Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Correct! There is only one Silfra :) Thank you for taking your time in writing this review. We really appreciate it and wish you all the best in the future.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booking our tour with this company was actually a fun experience because of their chat feature. I thought it was an automated thing but it's a real life person answering questions as soon as you chat with them on their website. The dry suits were...More

Thank Danielle D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lets start with the pre-dive booking. This company was prompt and courteous in providing necessary information and followup to questions via email. They let me know exactly what I needed to bring and what to expect with the Drysuit course. Yes it is more expensive...More

Thank Karl S
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Einar Á, Owner at Diving Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Karl. Thank you for taking your time in writing us a great and detailed review. You´ve made a lot of good points that i hope our future guests will realise as well.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on a private snorkeling session with Héðinn. He picked me up from my hotel right on time, and told me a little bit about the country as we made our way to the Silfra snorkel spot. He basically put on the entire suit...More

Thank danywarman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booking the snorkelling was flexible and friendly via chat and through the payment process. It was so good that I end up to private experience. Einar was friendly and informative from the first hand shaking. Gears were new and suitable .Einar took good photos and...More

Thank Mika P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a snorkeling tour with our Guide Hedinn and it was an amazing experience! His instructions were very useful and the Equipment was of the highest quality, keeping us dry and warm! We have only been a group of 2 which was super, compared...More

Thank Cindy M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bart was a fantastic guide! Fun and funny and very personable and warm, which was welcome because the water was COLD!! Thanks for taking care of us Bart!

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Janice W
11 June 2018|
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Response from Einar Á | Property representative |
Dear Janice. There is no maximum age restriction but all people over 60 years old need to be signed off by a doctor. We have a medical statement that we send to our guests that they have to use.
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Jenny S
25 March 2018|
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Response from Gústi K | Property representative |
Hi Jenny Thank you for the question. At our company there is a 14 years age limit to do a snorkel in Silfra. The Silfra snorkel tour is not the easiest of outdoor activities you can choose here in Iceland and it does... More
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Santa S
22 November 2017|
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Response from Gústi K | Property representative |
No sorry it is mandatory now. You could take the dry suit certification before you come. Our company also offer a dry suit course if you are interested. If not we could take you snorkelling in Silfra or take you diving in a... More
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