5-Day Volcanic Dive Expedition

Silfra, Strytan, Nesgjá and more!

5-Day Volcanic Dive Expedition

Silfra, Strytan , Whale Fjord, Nesgjá and more

Join Magmadive in the North of Iceland for the Volcanic Dive Expedition of your life!

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In true Magmadive style, we’ll be diving  at the best sites known to man. Along the way, you’ll get to dive at Silfra and Strytan, two well-known spots renowned for their geological wonder. We are diving in the Whale Fjord, at the remains of a British WWII base. Then we explore the tectonic Nesgjá and the geothermal river Littlaá. Add to this sightseeing in some of Iceland´s most stunning locations like the Golden Circle, Akureyri and Husavik.

The expeditions starts off in Reykjavik where we explore the best dive sites of the south. We then drive the scenic route to Northern Iceland were we spend 3 days discovering some amazing dive sites and landscape. The tour end in Reykjavik, where it all started.

Silfra, Strytan, Whale fjord, Nesgjá, Littlaá.

Myvatn Thermal Spa
Detiffoss waterfall


5 days/4 nights

Day 1 – Silfra Fissure
Rvk > AKureyri (4.26)

Day 2 – Strytan Chimney
Akureyri > Oskuvatn (3.55)

Day 3 – Askja Caldera
Askja Caldera > Holuhraun Lava Fields (1.0)

Day 4 -Lake Myvatn

Holuhraun > Myvatn (3.0)

Day 5 – Silfra & Reykjavik
Myvatn > Reykjavik (5.26)

The 5-Day Volcanic Dive Expedition is an exclusive trip designed for up to 6 persons travelling together. The trip will commence at the end of the Icelandic summer season between Aug-Sept 2017. All bookings require a deposit. (Min 2 persons). The trip includes 3 nights accommodation, featuring a mountain-style stay at Drekagil base camp close to Askja.

Because of the high altitude, it can get very cold, even on a bright summer day, bring warm clothes and strong boots with ankle support. Don’t forget hat and gloves!

If you’re interested in this trip, get in touch.

Availability: Aug-Sep 2017

Trip duration: 5 days

Place of departure: Reykjavik city centre

Start times: Between 7-9am each day. Precise times TBC

Min Persons: 2

Max Persons: 6

Bring with you

  • Dive certification card
  • Thermal underwear (base layer)
  • Thick warm socks
  • Appropriate outdoor clothing
  • Swimming costume

Participant requirements

  • Minimum of 18 years old
  • Be physically fit to dive
  • Must be qualified scuba diver