Whale Shark, Philippines. Photo by Stephane Rochon.

Een duikatlas door duikers voor duikers
Enjoy and contribute!

 Silfra

Iceland

Andere plaatsen:

Dit is een interactieve kaart! Gebruik "controls" voor pan and zoom op deze kaart.

Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precisie: Ongeveer

GPS Historie (3)

Breedtegraad: 64° 15.298' N
lengtegraad: 21° 7.034' W

Gebruiker beoordeling (2)


  • Favoriet
  • Je favoriete and toekomst duiklocatie lijst

    Voeg duiklocaties toe aan je profiel

 Toegang

Es pot aparcar pràcticament al costat, molt a prop de la residència d'estiu del president d'Islàndia, dins el Parc Nacional de Thingvellir.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Thingvellir National Park. Short walking distant to a ladder.

Hoe? Vanaf de kant

Afstand Korte aanlooptijd (tot 5min)

gemakkelijk te vinden? Gemakkelijk te vinden

 Duiklocatie Karakteristieken Characteristics

Gemiddelde diepte 26 m / 85.3 ft

max diepte 59 m / 193.6 ft

Stroming Traag

Zicht Heel goed ( > 30 m)

Kwaliteit

Duiklocatie kwaliteit Geweldig

Ervaring CMAS ** / AOW

Bio interest Interessant

Meer details

Week drukte 

Weekend drukte 

Duik type

- Zoetwater
- Grot

Duiklocatie activiteiten

- Nachtduik
- Duik training
- Snorkelen / Freedive
- Fotografie

Gevaren

 Aanvullende informatie

Es tracta d'una esquerda a la roca, situada al bell mig de la dorsal atlàntica, en el punt on les plaques europea i nord-americana se separen a raó de dos centímetres anuals. L'aigua és considerada la més transparent del món, amb una visibilitat superior a 150 metres, i prové d'una gelera relativament propera, encara que triga més de trenta anys a arribar-hi. És molt freda, entre 2 i 4ºC, però no es gela mai. Cal fer immersió amb vestit sec.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

English (vertaal deze tekst in Nederlands): Imagine a large fissure filled up with icy, but crystal clear water, having a visibility of 50 meters and more, no suspended plankton, water just like the air around you. This is Silfra!
The sensational experience while diving in Silfra is just outstanding. The first part of the fissure is characterized by a deep cave leading under the road. The following part is divided by several deep ponds that are connected by tunnels in between the lava rocks. Even more impressive are the deep canyons that go down to 59 meters. From the bottom, the bubbles are searching their way up to the surface, disappearing in the intense blue filtered sunlight breaking the surface.

The landscape is marked geographically by a huge depression between two rifts running north-east. As the two main continental tectonic plates are drifting here apart (2 cm per year), the rift valley is constantly sinking. The result of this geological phenomenon is the lake Þingvallavatn - the largest natural lake in Iceland.

 Duiklogs

Duiklog toevoegen

Alle tonen (5)...

djriot avatar
Silfra
Obok djriot
maj 17, 2013
Iceland -
Więcej...
madoz10 avatar
Silfra
Obok madoz10
sie 4, 2012
Silfra 2 -
Więcej...
madoz10 avatar
Silfra
Obok madoz10
sie 4, 2012
Silfra 1 -
Więcej...
gaziv avatar
Silfra
Obok gaziv
sie 25, 2011
-
Więcej...
nih001 avatar
Silfra
Obok nih001
lip 11, 2008
Super dive - The best dive ever! Visit it if you ever get to iceland... You can by a trip to the site on dive.is 
Więcej...

 Duiktrips

Trip toevoegen

Alle tonen (0)...

Brak podróży nurkowych

 Comments

Comment toevoegen

Alle tonen (2)...

Door rgielen , 28-03-2016

No 1 - Done quite a fey dives at truly amazing spots, but this is my absolute #1 in the world.

Door luke simmons , 19-04-2010

photo - it is cool :)

Fouten, Feedback

Je kunt deze pagina gebruiken om fouten te herstellen of nieuwe info toe te voegen. Als je problemen hebt met deze pagina, Stuur ons feedback.

Adverteer

Wannadive.net 24/24

Wannadive.net op jouw mobiel

Google Play Application

RSS Alle RSS feeds van Wannadive.net

Nieuwsbrief Alle nieuws per E-mail

Friends of Wannadive