STANDARD ( Wreck )
Location : Eyafjörður fjord, Akureyri
Skútan is a wooden schooner that sank just outside the harbor of Akureyri in 1917 and lies at a depth of about 24 meters. The ship was built in 1876 in the USA, is 60 meters long and is still in very good condition. Visibility depends very much on conditions of the sea.
Special permission from the Port Authority of Akureyri is needed to dive down to Skútan.
Availability : All year around
Diving skill : advanced scuba diving skills with experience in dry suit diving and boat diving.*
*Please see our page Diving in iceland
Estimated tour duration : 3-4 hours**
Minimum participants : 2
Includes : 1 dive, hotel pickup and drop off in Akureyri, all equipment, an experienced local dive guide, a light meal and lots of fun.
You Need to Bring : A diving certification from any recognized diving organization, warm long underwear and thick socks.
Price pr diver : 25.000 ISK
** overall tour and dive times are approximate and depend on weather conditions and other factors, please read terms