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Strytan Divecenter

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| Hjalteyri Village, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 862 2949
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Amazing Couple of Days

Run by Erlendur and his daughter Saevor, highly knowledgeable guides and custodians of this... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
grahamz
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Uk
One of my best days in Iceland

During my Iceland ring road trip, I went diving in Silfra (duh). There, my Belgian instructor... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Thomas V
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Leuven, Belgium
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| Hjalteyri Village, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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+354 862 2949

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Run by Erlendur and his daughter Saevor, highly knowledgeable guides and custodians of this wonderful fiord. The ladies who skipper the boat and provide surface cover were very friendly and great fun to interact with. The thermal chimney dive is great and nice to do...More

Thank grahamz
Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

It was great to read your review Graham and I am glad that you liked it too stay with us! We had an amazing time with you guys and you are fantastic divers! Hopefully you'll manage to come back too us even though everything is...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

During my Iceland ring road trip, I went diving in Silfra (duh). There, my Belgian instructor referred me to Strytan as another must do Iceland dive. So about a week later, I arrived in the north and I booked 2 dives... And although it is...More

Thank Thomas V
Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi Thomas, It was great to read your review and we are glad that you liked it so much to stay with us! We enjoyed diving with you and hope that you might come and dive with us once more.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience with this dive company. Saevor was great with her tips and instruction, as I am a less experienced diver. The sea life was truly wonderful, especially meeting Stephanie the wolffish. My trip was pushed back a few days due to...More

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Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you! It is great to hear that you enjoyed spending time with us as much as we enjoyed spending time with you! It is always bad when the weather starts teasing us early in the autumn but we are happy that you could do...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went early in the morning for a whale watching journey : perfect moment ! The whales were so close to us. The night before, we went to the hot pot and everything was perfect. We hope to come back one day for a dive.

Thank kimhollant
Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

It is fantastic to hear back from you Jean and we hope that you can join us agian for some dry suit dives! I'll work on my french for you!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

There are too many unique things to list. It's really a special experience to meet Erlendur and Saevor and to dive the underwater geothermal chimneys and springs, meet pet wolf fish (man's best underwater friend), whales, see northern marine flora and fauna, check out the...More

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Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

It's great to hear back from you and we are happy that you enjoyed your time here! We hope that you can come again and do more dive with us and get to know more of our underwater world here around Iceland! With our best...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Strytan Divecenter has amazing and wonderful and unique dives to offer adventurous divers. The sites are less than ten minutes from the dive center. Their gear is brand new and reliable, their staff helpful and informative, and the setting in the bay very relaxing from...More

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Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you Theo! It was great to have you here and we loved diving with you! We hope that you'll come back to us soon and do some more dives with us! Have a great time travelling around Iceland! Love from everyone at Strýtan x

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Diving in iceland? Are you nuts? Yes and it was amazing! We did two dives at Strytan. The first was to experience cold water (protip: it is cold, but not in the drysuit) just outside the dive center. After Carlos took us to the museum...More

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Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you Siert for your review! It was great to have you guys here and we hope that you enjoyed your stay with us and in Iceland! We hope that you come back soon and you'll be able to dive Strýtan with us and enjoy...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Erlendur Bogason is an amazing guide, arms length from the whales and he is very knowledgeable about the area and about whales in general. We will be back to do more with Erlendur, one of a kind! ❤❤

1  Thank HuniHunfjord
Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you Húni! We are excited to have you back and hope it's going to be soon!

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Great friendly and helpful people. I have dived for 30 years all over the world and this is not one to miss. Tough because of the water temp but the people running it are top drawer and will make your experience as easy as possible....More

Thank Tony H
Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Hi Tony and thank you for your review! It was great diving with you and meeting you and we hope to dive with you again soon! Our best regards!

Reviewed 29 March 2017

I can't even begin to write how amazing my experiences were with Erlendur, his daughter, Saevor, and his dog, Aries. They are so friendly, easy going, and entertaining I could've spent my entire vacation with them. My friend and I went to Akureyri specifically to...More

Thank Allyson R
Sævör Dagný E, Manager at Strytan Divecenter, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi Allyson! It's great to hear your review and we're excited to have you back to dive with us! We had an amazing time with you and we hope to see you again as soon as possible! My best regards

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It's a great dive center, but they are very specific on the skills a person needs. They require dry suit certification (and recommend 10 dry suit dives). They let me go with only 4 dry suit dives, but were observing my... More
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