Master Exploring Ilulissat Icefjord From Above | Ilulissat | Disko Bay

Explore the best of Greenland on this flight over the top attractions around the Ilulissat area. If you want it all you should join in this tour!

The flight starts from Ilulissat Airport. Before departure you will be briefed by Air Zafari's skilled pilot. The pilot will orientate you about the planned route and flight conditions. On the way to the plane the pilot seats the participants. You might to be seated in the front with the pilot, or at the back together with your fellow explorers. Regardless of where you are seated, there is a guarantee of great views from the large windows in the plane . Well onboard the pilot goes through the safety instructions and asks you to take on your headset, through which you can communicate.

Immediately after take-off you will see Greenland from one of the very best angles. We will fly north to the amazing Eqi glacier, which is a very productive glacier that calves huge icebergs every day. The edge of Eqi glacier is a four kilometer wide wall of ice. From here we fly to the Greenland Icecap, which covers most of the country's surface. Imagine only seeing ice with amazing structures, filling the whole horizon. We will continue over the tundra, where the colors change from white to all kinds of green and rusty colors. Here we might be lucky to spot some reindeers or musk oxen. But hold on, we are not finished yet. The tour continues back to Ilulissat and the UNESCO World Heritage of Ilulissat Icefjord, over the Isua Glacier and the moraine edge of Kangia, where you can see the traces of rocks being pushed forward by the ice.

When flying over the Icefjord you will see the endless stream of icebergs in all thinkable shapes and sizes. Some as big as islands, drifting quietly to the sea. You might also be lucky to spot a whale or other Arctic wildlife while flying around the area. To see all this by plane is a lifetime experience, that you should not miss when traveling in Greenland.

Do not hesitate to book this trip in one of Greenlands top destinations. You can check the booking availability by pressing "Choose a date" above.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Feb. - Aug.
  • Duration: 1,5 hours
  • Activities: Glacier Watching, Flying, Iceberg Watching, Wildlife
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: Ilulissat Icefjord, Ilulissat, Eqi Glacier, Disko Bay, UNESCO World Heritage | Greenland, Icecap
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : 11:00

You meet us at the departure location.
Ilulissat Airport
  • Headset

  • Snack

What to bring:
  • Camera

  • Binoculars

Good to know:

As the weather can change, there may be changes in the time of the trip. The decision lies with the captain. In the event that the trip is cancelled for the day you will get a full refund.


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