Village tour | Igaliku | Narsaq | South Greenland
Igaliku is famous for being Greenland’s most beautiful settlement. A trip to Igaliku is a trip to Greenland, worth in itself.
Your journey starts with you making your way to Narsaq harbor, where you will be met by your captain. A journey between passages circumscribed by vigorous green mountain sides is waiting for you, as you venture into the Greenlandic seas on the Flipper 630 HT. When you sail the Greenlandic seas, you will often be traveling in the company of passing icebergs, humpback whales and seals.
When going a shore in Igaliku, you will immediately be enchanted by the beautiful surroundings. Your adventure starts by hiking the Kings road, that will lead to Igaliku. Sky high mountain tins with powder white snow resting on their peaks, colorful flowers and grassing sheep, is to be taken in on this breathtaking excursion.
The settlement is a popular vacation destination for the Greenlandic people, as the stunning surroundings provide balm for the soul, and so does the wonderful people of the settlement.
Igaliku offers several outdoor activities. Rent a kayak and explore the waters. There is also the possibility to hike the surrounding arctic tundra.
If interested in culture and history, visit a Greenlandic farm, search for vanished ages in the Norsemen ruins of the Gardar Cathedral for the bishop and the 1000 year old irrigation system, that today still is used by the inhabitants. For a spiritual get-away visit the local church.
This is a private tour, including 1 to 6 passengers.
Tie your hiking boots and bring your binoculars for this beautiful tour! Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.
- Available: Jun. - Sep.
- Duration: 4 hours
- Activities: Sailing, Settlement Visit
- Difficulty: Easy
- Languages: English, Danish, Greenlandic
In Greenland you will find historical traces from the Norsemen who led by Eric the Red came to the country around year 985. In South Greenland you will find many well kept ruins, some are now a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kujataa.
Greenland is an exquisite scenery, a place where the forces of nature dominates with its unfenced wilderness. Between the enormous distances and variety of contrasts, you will always be surrounded by enchanting landscapes diverging themselves from the rest of the world, but in particular there are places classified as the world’s wonders The Ilulissat Ice Fjord and Kujaata.
Ilulissat Kangia | Ilulissat Icefjord
Ilulissat Icefjord has been protected since 2004, for its distinguished beauty for future generations to protect, preserve and enjoy, a natural heritage that is both an irreplaceable source of life and inspiration. The distinguished beauty is recognized to be the many calving icebergs originating from the Sermeq Kujalleq glacier.
The world’s wonder is situated 69 degrees north on the west coast of Greenland. Ilulissat Icefjord, starts from Disko Bay all the way to the Sermerq Kujalleq glacier connected to The Greenland Ice Cap.
The World Heritage area shields 4,024 KM2 of land, where you also will be able to experience mountains more than 500 meters high, glacial lake and newly ice-free zones.
Kujataa | South Greenland
Kujataa is a distinguished proof of human settlements, where distinguished farming traditions have been made and modified to challenging and fragile climate between the Labrador Sea and the Greenland icecap.
In this region the Norsemen and Inuit have practiced farming and sea mammal hunting, and passed on a culture of Agriculture for generation for preserve, enjoy and protect.
There are several UNESCO Heritage sides spread around the Kujataa region.
Departure time : Flexible
1 To 6 Passengers
Boat transfer to & from Igaliku
What to bring:
Summer Season Extras
Good to know:
It is cold at sea, therefore bring warm clothes.
This is a private tour, for you and your fellow explorers.