Are you interested in a Greenland vacation package? Whether you are off for an active vacation, a family trip, or an all-inclusive holiday, these vacation packages ensure you will get a well-planned, affordable, and adventurous vacation in Greenland that you will never forget.
Below, you can find answers to questions which is related to our vacation packages in Greenland.
Frequently asked questions
How much does a Greenland vacation package cost?
The prices vary a lot in terms of your activities and destinations. Take into account that the cheapest tours may only include flights and accommodation and a few experiences, so when you add more day trips, the cost is more or less the same as buying a more expensive package tour from the start. You can filter in the price above to the right. In this way, you can easily find a vacation package in Greenland that match your budget.
If I am not able to travel, can I then cancel my vacation package?
You can read more in our Terms and Conditions page: https://guidetogreenland.com/terms-conditions/
Why buy a package tour instead of a bundle of day tours?
If you buy a package tour to Greenland, everything is planned and taken care of, so it is much easier and more convenient for you.
Can I plan a tour myself?
You can buy your flights, accommodation and day trips yourself, but make sure that all dates fit and that there is space on the trips. It is a pity to have reached Disco Bay, and then not be able to go out to e.g. a whale watching tour or iceberg tour!
How far in advance should I book my Greenland vacation package?
We advise you to book your vacation package at least 3 months in advance. The best would be booking your holidays 6 months or more in advance as availability in Greenland is really limited and change quickly. Furthermore, when you book some months in advance, you have a lot of time to prepare for your big Arctic adventure!
For how long do I have to wait on answers on the packages on request?
We will do our best to answer you as fast as possible.
Does any vacation packages start from Iceland?
Yes, we have vacation packages in Greenland with a starting point from Reykjavik, Iceland.
What should I know before booking a Greenland vacation package?
All vacation packages in Greenland start either from Copenhagen, Denmark, or Reykjavik, Iceland. During summer, a few start from Billund in Denmark. You should be aware of which activities your vacation package includes since some of them can vary in difficulty. Moreover, Greenland quickly sells out in the high season, and the overall supply is less than the demand during the high season.
What airlines are flying to Greenland?
Air Greenland and Icelandair.
What is the difference between a vacation package and a multi-days tour?
A vacation package in Greenland includes flights whereas multi-days tours does not.
Is Greenland a good vacation spot for long tours?
If you ask us, Greenland is the best vacation spot for long tours! Greenland is a remote and mindful destination with untouched mountains and fjords. Once you are here, most people want to stay longer and enjoy nature and the unique quietness. Moreover, there are so many amazing places in Greenland from West to East and North to South. With a long tour, you have the opportunity to visit more than one place.
What does a vacation package in Greenland include?
It includes flights, accommodation, sometimes meals, guides, and activities. You can find all information on what is included in each package in the tab ‘included’.
What should I pack before traveling to Greenland on a vacation package?
It really depends on where you are going, what you are going to do, and what seasons - and of course for how long. You can read our guides to what to bring when going to Greenland here: https://guidetogreenland.com/about-greenland/travel-information/best-clothing-to-pack-for-a-trip-to-arctic-greenland/
What will the modes of transport be for the big portions of my Greenland tour?
Since Greenland does not really have any roads, the majority of transport will be by airplane and ferry. However, sometimes even a helicopter, a dog sled, or a snowmobile all depending on your vacation package!
What size would the group be if my tour to Greenland is fully booked?
The size of groups varies from each package - normally between 6 to 12 people. But a vacation package is not necessarily the same as a group tour. You can purchase a package where you and your spouse are the only ones attending.
Are there travel packages in all of East, West, North, and South Greenland?
Yes, we have vacation packages all over Greenland. From South to North and from East to West. You can filter by ‘destination’.
Are there vacation packages only for outdoor experiences?
Yes, we also offer outdoor packages for the extremes. You can book hiking, kayaking, biking, and ice hiking vacation packages in Greenland.
Are there vacation packages in Greenland in all seasons?
You can go all year round to Greenland. You can find the perfect vacation package in your preferred time of year by filtering in 'Available months'.
Do vacation packages include insurance?
No, you should purchase insurance separately - and be sure it covers Greenland!
Is it necessary to have insurance while traveling in Greenland?
It is required for some of the package tours. But we will always advise you to have insurance while traveling in Greenland.
Do you do tailor-made vacation packages?
No. However, if you are a group of 6 and more please contact us by email. We might be able to help you!
Is my vacation package booking confirmed after payment?
No, you will need to wait until it is confirmed by one of the Guide to Greenland experts.
Do you need to book connecting flights to Greenland by yourself?
Yes, you need to book flights from your home country as you need to get to Copenhagen or Reykjavik. We advise you to have your connection flight at least one day before and one day after your Greenland tour.
How long is the flight to Greenland?
It depends on where in Greenland you are flying. Usually, the flight from Denmark is approximately 4 to 4,5 hours. From Iceland to Greenland it could be from 2 hours (if you fly to East Greenland) to 3 hours.
When do I need to be at the airport before my Greenland flight?
We advise you to be in the airport at least 2-3 hours before.
When will I receive the tickets and the final itinerary for my trip?
At the latest 2 weeks before the trip.
Do I need to pay for my vacation package at once or I can separate payments?
Due to the limited supply and huge demands, we need to have all payments at once.
Can extra charges appear after booking a package tour?
Yes, but not very often. There could be an extra charge if flight prices change due to energy prices rising or similar. If standard rooms are occupied and the only option is to stay in an upgraded room, we may also charge more. We will inform you about that right away.
Can my itinerary be changed after the booking?
Yes, your itinerary can change. You will still go on all included tours but the days of the tours can change due to availability and weather conditions can also adjust your final itinerary.