Oqaatsut Settlement | Private Tour | Ilulissat | Disko Bay

Tour Type
Day Tour
Duration
3 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Start town
Ilulissat
Description
Included
Useful information

Get the ultimate experience of a small settlement in Greenland. The settlement in Disko Bay holds around 40 inhabitants and is also known as Rodebay. Rodebay is situated approximately 15 kilometers from Ilulissat and is only accessible by boat in the summer and in winter, by dogsled and snowmobile. The settlement is located on a small peninsula at the foot of a large mountain and was baptized Rodebay by dutch whalers, Rodebay means "Red Bay" and "The resting Place". The village has been inhabited since the 1700s and was given settlement status in 1877.

This tour is an exciting journey to get a better understanding of the Greenlandic living conditions and how resilient the locals are, with limited internet access, electricity, and only one store. Nonetheless, does the 40 locals thrive in their small community and very friendly and welcoming from outside visitors.

Reserve your private tour for up to 6 people by selecting your preferred date and clicking Book Now.

Activities

Boat Tour

Greenlandic Culture

Settlement Visit

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5 450 DKK