Subduction zones, fault line, tectonic plates or continental plates; these terms have always managed to create interest within us when we have heard or read about them in the geology section during the high school time. These are nothing but the amazing creations of the Mother Nature. Through these things, the Mother Nature has always managed to prove how powerful she can be. And this time you can feel the same while going for the Silfra snorkeling tour. This snorkeling tour is not like the other snorkeling tours offered at different other parts of the world. the snorkeling Iceland tour is different in many ways.
This type of tour will not only help you to explore the marine life but also it can help you to explore some of the amazing additions of the Mother Nature for this world. And what can be the best place on this earth than the Silfra where you can explore all these grand additions. The best part always remains with the exploration of the tectonic plates located right here at Silfra. When you opt for the Silfra snorkeling tour, you can have a real chance to explore the continental plates of Eurasian and American region. Only Iceland is the place on this earth that offers adventure seekers a real chance to explore such natural setting. It’s a fact that such tectonic plates are dividing Iceland to some extent every year.
It’s been noted that near about two inches of shift is occurring for Iceland every year due to the activity of these two tectonic plates. As a snorkeler, you may not be able to feel this land shift but you are surely going to explore what has occurred and what sort of setting is created due to such natural movements of the landscapes. The water channel of Silfra promotes a great setting for snorkeling Iceland. Here the visibility can remain around hundred meters or so. Due to this reason, divers and snorkelers can have a great chance to see and touch the tectonic plates.
When you swim here, it can make you feel like you are just flying. If you know swimming, then the Silfra snorkeling tour is the right option for you. Throughout the year, this type of tour can be availed. And the duration for diving or snorkeling can remain around four to five hours. Well, this is surely a big time span to explore such amazing setting created by the Mother Nature. In order to make this type of tour safe enough, you should always take help of the professional and experienced divers now appointed by Diving Iceland.
They also offer the pickup and drop service in Reykjavik. They also supply the fellow divers the dry suit as well as complete snorkeling gear so that the Silfra snorkeling tour can remain safe enough. The in-water snorkeling tour can last around thirty minutes or so. During the snorkeling Iceland tour, the certified divers will guide you to explore the Silfra hall, big crack of Silfra, Silfra lagoon and the Cathedral of Silfra.