Deep Sea Fishing | Nuuk
Enjoy the satisfaction of catching your own dinner, on this deep sea fishing tour.
Fish in the deep seas, majestic rivers or puts for crabs on the open boat, Poca 550!
The fjord is inhabited by different fish, depending on the season. Inhabiting the seas are cod, trout and Ammasat ( a small fish, that can be shovled into the boat). Let the arctic winds slip through your fingers, while you master the art of fishing. In you and your fellow explorers presence, the humpback whales will play hide and seek between the waves.
In the summer the ammasat resides the seas, and in the late summer cod and trout.
Nuuk water taxi, strives to fulfill your dreams. Either fish with a longline or fishing pole by sea, in great rivers or puts for crabs.
This tour is on our boat “Ice Force Two”. This is a small open POCA boat. The boat is specially made for the Greenlandic conditions and is one of the favorites among local hunters and fishermen.
Hold on to your hat and zip up the floating suit, for this fishing trip! Check the booking availability by pressing ''Choose a date'' above.
- Available: May. - Oct.
- Duration: 3 hours
- Activities: Whale Watching, Boat Trip, Fishing, Bird watching, Boat Excursion, Seal spotting, Arctic Wildlife
- Difficulty: Easy
- Languages: English, Danish
The northernmost capital in the world. Expanding in all directions, mixing Greenlandic traditional- and modern culture, Nuuk the capital of Greenland is growing faster than ever and offers every opportunity for the nature- and culture loving guest.
History and background
The capital was founded in 1728 by the Norwegian missionary Hans Egede, and has today of more than 17,000 inhabitants. The center of Greenland lies at the mouth of its very own fjord system, on the mid-west coast of Greenland. The fjord system, is the second largest fjord system in the world, therefore offering piles of adventures all year around, originating from the capital.
Inspiration is to be found in all of Nuuk, as divergence and contrast dominates the town.
Nuuk is titled Colorful Nuuk, as the capital holds colourful houses and modern buildings, from start to end of the six kilometer long town. The colourful buildings are a trademark for the town, as they stand to contrast the environment of rock or white winter snow, creating a spectacular picturesque canvas for the eyes. The town’s infrastructure giving the full vision of the old and new perfectly collaborating.
Food & Culture
Nuuk is the national home of gourmet food, boutiques of all sorts, cultural venues, modern architecture and the leading conductor in Greenland of modern lifestyle, with an extension of traditional culture.
Entertainment is to be found in all of Nuuk, visit the local brewery and taste beer made of Greenlandic commodities, the national museum to explore vanished ages. Seek shelter from the Arctic winds in one of Nuuk's cozy cafés and get the heat with a cup of something good. For culture, visit the cultural venue, Katuaq and experience live traditional drumming or view modern and traditional inspired art. Explore all sites of Nuuk, from the city center to the suburbs, with the local busses that drive all days and connect all areas of the city.
The metropolitan town coincides with the nature that surrounds it. No matter where situated in the smallest capital of the world, there is easy access to the nature. The nature around Nuuk is dominated by rough and rocky landscape. Look to the north and you will see the iconic snow covered mountaintop of Sermitsiaq island from almost everywhere in town. If you look to the west you will see the mountain of Store Malene and just next to it the little sister Lille Malene, in their mother tounge Ukkusissat and Quassussuaq. Looking to the east you will see the smoother landscape of the Nordland, which is guarding Nuuk from the North Atlantic Ocean.
Hikes & Tours
Hiking around Store Malene and Lille Malene, are popular activities for the locals. Hiking to the top of Store Malene is a popular activity in summer and now ice-climbing tours are also available in wintertime. Lille Malene and its surrounding valleys make up a great recreational area for locals both in winter and summer. There different marked trails leading to the top and to some lovely lakes in the summer. In winter children and adults have fun around the two ski lifts on the mountainside.
Explore the wild, vast and wonderful nature of Greenland, when venturing into the Nuuk fjord system. Deep into the veins of fjord you can visit abandoned settlements, go fishing, explore ancient Inuit ruins and retracting glaciers, in the presence of cold arctic winds and wildlife. The city offers a wide range of excursions, regarding guided tours by boat, helicopter or by foot.
Nuuk offers the best opportunity to experience old traditions perfectly entwined with the twenty-first century.
What to see & what to do in Nuuk
- Boat Tours
- National Museum
- Nuuk Art Gallery
- Villages & Settlements
Pickup time : 11:00 18:00,
Fishing license - Fishing license can be bought at the post office
What to bring:
Waterproof camera bag
Summer season extras
Good to know:
Poca 550 is an open boat, therefore when travilling with the boat, you are exposed to wind and water. It is cold, and the attire of the day is a rented survival suit, included in the price.
This trip holds up to 6 passengers, and have a minimum of 3 passengers. If there are less than 3 passengers booking the adventure just upon departure day, the trip will be cancelled and you will receive your money back.
The terms and conditions of this tour, can be found in the supplier description.