Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay

Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay
Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay
Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay
Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay
Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay
Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay
Inuit Village Life | Ilulissat | Disko Bay

Join this journey just outside of Ilulissat to a village of hunters. As you will get to experience the culture and get a better understanding of the traditions and way of life of the people in Oqaatsut. With your local guide you will get a whole day of exploring the settlement situated approximately 12 kilometers from Ilulissat town. A place where icebergs of huge size are the only nearby neighbors and wildlife thrives. On this 7 hour trip you will get to experience the quintessence of a traditional Greenlandic village. Meet the friendly locals and watch the daily activity of hunters going out and coming back from a fishing trip or a hunt. Take your time to study the houses and imagine living in a place surrounded by breathtaking nature and the harsh living conditions in winter time. Around the settlement you will see Greenlandic dogs situated outside houses and some with puppies. Most of them will come to you as they are curious small dogs and loves a belly rub. Take your time to look at the many drying racks of fish and maybe polar bear skin. Surrounded by stunning nature you should take the advantage of exploring the arctic tundra. As you will be able to hike the nearby landscape of rugged terrain and enjoy the silence surrounding you. Come along this adventurous journey to the charming village of Oqaatsut and enjoy a full day of cultural activities. See the availability by pressing on ‘Choose a date’ and book your tour today.


Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Jun. - Sep.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Culture, Settlement Visit
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: Ilulissat Icefjord, Disko Bay
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 09:00

You meet us at the departure location.
PGI Greenland office
Included:
  • Boat transfer

  • Guide

  • Lunch in local home


What to bring:
  • Warm clothing & footwear

  • Gloves, hat & scarf

  • Comfortable walking shoes

  • Sunglasses & Sun screen

  • Camera


Good to know:

Minimum of participants of 4, if less than 4 on departure day the tour will be cancelled and you will get full payment refund. All tours in Greenland are weather dependent and can therefore be delays and cancellations. It is always a good idea to check the weather forecast to dress after the weather.



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