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Dive Review of Dive Iceland/Hotel Holt in
Other Locations/Iceland - Silfra Spring

Dive Iceland/Hotel Holt: "Iceland - Silfra Spring", Feb, 2015,

by Kris Kraman, NJ, US (Reviewer Reviewer 6 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 8172.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Cozumel, Belize, Roatan, Curacao, Palau, Lake Superior, Red Sea
Closest Airport Reykjavik Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, rainy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 40 to 43 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 300 to 300 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Shallow diving, 3 - 40 feet, a lot of up and down, could be a challenge for those not proficient in a dry suit
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments A very unique diving experience. No animal life in the spring, just incredible visibility. The better your tolerance for cold water diving and dry suit familiarity, the more enjoyable your experience. Water temp bounces around between 40 - 45 degrees F.

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