The Ultimate Greenland trip from South to North | 15 Days

Tour Type
Vacation Package
Available
June - August
Duration
15 days
Difficulty
Easy
Start town
From Iceland
Description
Daily itinerary
Included
Useful information
Terms of service

This is the ultimate vacation to experience Greenland! On this 15-day adventure, you will experience an incredible contrasts in the Greenlandic nature, living conditions in the south and north and in settlements and towns. You can experience the highlights mentioned below:

  • Travel through UNESCO World Heritage areas in South and North Greenland 
  • Hikes through the stunning Arctic landscape
  • See Norse and Inuit ruins
  • Cruise along the Greenlandic west coast
  • Visit the Greenlandic capital Nuuk
  • Enjoy the tranquility of small settlements
  • Tasting menu at the 2-star Michelin restaurant KOKS in Ilimanaq
  • Stay in Ilimannaq and Eqi lodges!
  • Search for whales among the enormous icebergs
  • See the UNESCO World Heritage Site Ilulissat Ice Fjord up close

The journey begins in South Greenland with a few days in a small and charming sheep farming settlement. From there, it will be a two-day cruise on board the coastal vessel Sarfaq Ittuk where there is an opportunity to spot seals and whales and enjoy life at sea.

The course is set for Nuuk which is one of the world’s smallest capitals. After seeing Nuuk, we continue north to the Arctic paradise of Ilulissat which is famous for its gigantic icebergs and the incredible Ice Fjord on UNESCO’s World Heritage Site List.

The Eqi Glacier is the following stop. Here, we will stay in the cozy cabins of Glacier Lodge Eqi for two nights with a direct view of the calving glacier front.

After, we will sail 15 kilometers south of Ilulissat Ice Fjord and have an incredible time at the cozy Ilimanaq Lodge. The 2-star Michelin restaurant Koks will be in charge of the kitchen, and at night, you will try their fantastic tasting menu!

When we go back to Ilulissat, your last day will be the ideal ending to a breathtaking journey full of contrasts, arctic wilderness, and a glimpse of the Greenlanders’ unique cultural perspective on life. During this amazing adventure, your experienced guides will enthusiastically share their knowledge about Greenland.

On this tour, you will also spend a lot of time on the boat, Sarfaq Ittuk. A ship build in 1992 and was modernized and extended in 2000. The ship has a crew of 22 people and has a café, a lounge with panoramic windows, a playroom, and a hospital clinic. There can be a total of 274 passengers. The cabins are designed for 1-4 persons and contain a table, chair, wardrobe, and 220-volt sockets. Lastly, and the best part, every cabin has a sea view!

Click on the Itinerary tab to read more information about each day of the tour, and then reserve by clicking on 'Book Now'. All departures are garanteed! 

Activities

Boat Tour

City Tour

Fishing

Food Tasting & Kaffemik

Glacier Views

Hiking

Iceberg Views

UNESCO Site

Whale Watching

Attractions

Disko Bay

Eqi Glacier

Glacier Lodge Eqi

Igaliku

Ilimanaq

Ilulissat Icefjord

Norse Ruins

Nuuk Fjord

Qassiarsuk

Qooqqut

Sermermiut

UNESCO World Heritage Site

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