Tasiilaq Tours

Find the largest selection of tours in Tasiilaq and the surrounding area. Sail amongst giant icebergs in the Sermilik Icefjord, all coming from the incredible glaciers such as Knud Rasmussen & Karale Glacier. Explore an icecave near Kulusuk or explore the area looking for humpbacks and finwhales.

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Find the largest selection of tours in Tasiilaq and the surrounding area. Sail amongst giant icebergs in the Sermilik Icefjord, all coming from the incredible glaciers such as Knud Rasmussen & Karale Glacier. Explore an icecave near Kulusuk or explore the area looking for humpbacks and finwhales.
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Whale Watching and Iceberg Safari | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Join an evening cruise and go looking for whales, a unique experience surrounded by icebergs in all shapes and sizes!  Just moments after taking off from the harbour you'll see the very first icebergs in the fjord! While you enjoy the scenery, the captain will be scouting for whales of all kinds.  As soon as you reach the open sea there are good chances of spotting Humpbacks, Minkes and the enormous Fin whales. If we're extremely lucky we might even see the infamous Killer whales(Orcas)! The humpback whales are wonderful to find as they aren't as shy and will often show their white-spotted tail as they dive. As it can grow up to 18 meters it is a big whale, but it is also the most acrobatic of the large whales. The humpback can leap completely out of the water, a rare and incredible sight for the lucky few. Many of the whales come here for the large schools of capelin, a small fish similar to herring. These fish provide an excellent food source for both whales and the local people. A local delicacy is to dry them in the sun and eat them whole.  The orcas, however, are looking for young whale calves that aren't yet strong enough to defend themselves, and there are plenty of seals to come by as well. As we have set out in the evening we get to enjoy the sunset colours from it setting behind Greenland, a wonderful sight, sometimes with incredible colours. We can never guarantee to see whales but it is one of the best areas in Greenland to find them, If this sounds like the tour for you then go ahead and click 'Choose a date' above, and find a day that suits your next whale watching adventure!

Duration:
3hours
Available:
Jun. - Sep.
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Glacier Walk & Ice Cave Tour | East Greenland

Come along and experience a world of ice hidden from the bare eye. You will not only hike on a glacier, but have a chance to see the glacier from the inside - like being inside a huge turquise diamond, where the you can see the light play. This tour starts from the harbour in Tasiilaq (or from Kulusuk on request). From the harbour you will sail out through the fjord with the beautiful landscape of towering mountains surrounding you. Getting to the destination will take around 40 minutes, where you can be lucky to experience life in the ocean, as humpback whales, fin whales, orcas and seals not are strangers in these areas.  When reaching the destination you will get on shore and geared up with all the safety equipment you will need for the tour. Do not worry if this is you are a first time ice hiker. Through the whole tour you will be accompanied by a professional guide, who will show you how to safely do the activity. First you will walk on the glacier surface, seeing the structure of the ice and learn how the is moving. After a while you will reach a big ice cave, that you have the chance to get into - and get under the glacier.  Inside the cave you can see the structures of the thousands years old ice. You will have enough time inside the cave to admire how the light is beautifully reflected through the thick layer of blue and turquise ice. The experience is ever changing and will never be the same, as the ice all the time is moving, melting and freezing. After a while in the ice cave it is time to get back to town. On the way back there are again plenty of opportunities to see huge icebergs and spot wildlife.  Do not hesitate to venture out on this once in a lifetime adventure. Check the availibilty and book by pressing "Choose a date" above. 
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Duration:
6hours
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2hours
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Sailing to Tiniteqilaaq and the Sermilik Icefjord | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Come along on this adventurous tour, sailing amongst giant icebergs to the charming village of Tiniteqilaaq. A journey wondrous for the eyes, this is for every adventurer who loves the arctic wonders, from beautiful icebergs to sky-high mountain peaks. We will start at the Tasiilaq Harbour, heading north of the Ammassalik Island. Taking you through a breathtaking landscape with floating ice sculptures of all shapes and sizes. After about one to two hours into the journey, we will arrive at the tiny settlement. Tiniteqilaaq means “The strait that runs dry at low tide”. We can see the Sermilik Icefjord from the village, a truly mesmerizing sight, with its colossal icebergs and the Greenland ice sheet blending into the horizon with the Arctic sky. We’ll go on land and explore the village, as it is quite small, with approximately 110 inhabitants, you can quickly get a feeling of the daily lives of Greenlandic families living in the smaller communities on the coast. This charming little village might not be an inhabited area further in the future, due to too many difficulties with the transport of groceries. So be sure to visit this stunning place of Tiniteqilaaq, when you still can! After a short walk around we will venture back onto the boat and out into the Sermilik ice fjord and get a well-deserved lunch in the presence of icebergs and hopefully, humpback whales. Before returning to Tasiilaq, we will explore the southern side of Sermilik Icefjord, an astonishing sight. Put on a nice beanie and bring your best pair of hiking boots for this adventure! Check the availability by pressing ''Choose a date'' above.

Duration:
8hours
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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Ice climbing & Ice Cave Tour | East Greenland

Join on this tour and try a combination of glacier hiking, ice climbing, and top it with a visit to a beautiful ice cave. The tour starts from Tasiilaq harbour (or from Kulusuk on request), from where you will sail to a glacier. When sailing you will be surrounded by the beautiful mountain landscap, icebergs, and have a good opportunity to spot the various wildlife. Humpback whales, fin whales, orcas, and seals are not strangers to these waters.  Once you get to the glacier you will get on shore with the professional guide and in a group of maximum 6 people. You will have an introduction to the gear and learn the basics of ice climbing.  You will start with an easy climb and after that you will have the chance to challenge yourself with climbing on more difficult walls - in the safe hand of the guide! After the climbing you will be guided into a beautiful ice cave, where you will get to see the glacier from within. It is like stepping into a big room with turquise diamond walls, as the ice reflects the light from the outside. The experience is ever changing and will never be the same, as the ice all the time is moving, melting and freezing. After a while in the ice cave it is time to get back to town. On the way back there are again plenty of opportunities to see huge icebergs and spot wildlife.  Do not hesitate to venture out on this once in a lifetime adventure. Check the availibilty and book by pressing "Choose a date" above. 
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Duration:
4hours
Available:
Jul. - Sep.
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Sailing to Karale & Knud Rasmussen Glacier | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Sail into the wonderful wilderness of the vast east coast and experience 2 massive glaciers side by side. We’ll venture into the astonishing Arctic landscape, sailing among icebergs of incredible shapes and sizes getting as close as safely possible to the Karale and Knud Rasmussen Glacier. The journey will start with a visit to the famous Bluie East Two, in an area named Ikateq. This place is often visited by tourists and locals as it used to be an airbase during the 2nd World War. The US military used this airfield to refuel their planes and as a medical station for the wounded. They used the area to navigate for search-and-rescue operations and, very importantly, to improve weather forecasts. Today it is mostly known as an open-air museum mostly due to the abandoned facilities, fuel drums and vehicles, and has been an occasional political issue in the US, as it is basically left behind trash, however, it is still a very special insight into our history during the war. After a short tour around the wreckage we will head on to Sermiligaaq Fjord. An enchanting area of jagged mountains and two glaciers colliding. Sermiliqaaq means “The Beautiful Glacier Fjord” and certainly lives up to its name. The two glaciers Karale Glacier and Knud Rasmussen are both elegant and massive giants trying tp dominate each other. A place where you with almost certainty will see one or both glaciers calve, a an unimaginable sight, with sounds of thunder as the ice crack off and hit the ocean. The views are astonishing but the sound is like nothing else, thrilling and scary, but you will be in safe hands with the sailor’s knowledge and experience. Depending on the conditions of the ice, we will go ashore nearby the Knud Rasmussen Glacier and enjoy our packed lunch. A chance to hike around is possible before we will be heading back to Tasiilaq. Do not miss out on this authentic and mind-blowing experience! Check out the booking availability by pressing ‘Choose a date’ above and book your adventure.

Duration:
8hours
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Jul. - Aug.
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Glacier Adventure by boat | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Go on a boat tour to the beautiful Sermilik Icefjord, and experience the incredible Hann Glacier.  The journey will begin at Tasiilaq harbour and sail towards the southern part of Ammassalik Island where we'll slowly enter the Sermilik Fjord. A beautiful and breathtaking journey among icebergs of all shapes and sizes. Sermilik means “Icefjord” in Greenlandic, and the fjord certainly lives up to its name. Behind every corner you will find an iceberg bigger than the previous, giving every passing-by traveller the feeling of how small we are compared to the impressive giants of the sea. After about an hour into the journey, we will see the abandoned settlement Ikkatteq, situated on a small island. You will have the opportunity to go on shore and explore the village and take a sneak peek into the building where the school and church are joined. The small classroom with books and notes and the church are still neatly left behind. The view from the abandoned village overlooking the water is a breathtaking sight, imagine how the people in this settlement must have lived. Living off nature and very limited resources, both very fulfilling but also very difficult. The trip will shortly continue after the shortstop, heading north to Johan Pedersen Fjord. From what you have experienced up until this point, it will be nothing compared to what you are about to experience. The enchanting landscape is an astonishing and thrilling sight of ice sculptures, light blue water, and most importantly the Hann glacier. With the possibility of witnessing huge chunks of ice falling from the grand Greenland Ice Sheet. We will head ashore and enjoy our packed lunch while overlooking the front of the glacier, and a chance to hike around the area. After approximately two hours we will head back the way we came and head back to town. This grand adventure is waiting for you, all you have to do is pull on your warmest hat and bring your binoculars for this adventure! Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.
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Duration:
8hours
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Jun. - Oct.
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Multi-day Dogsledding from Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Get the full package of winter experience! An eight-day journey through the arctic landscape, giving you the ultimate feel of winter landscapes and challenges. As you will be well prepped and joined at all times by the very experienced mushers and guides. Allowing you to try out personal boundaries and pushing yourself in the safe hands of the local guides. This trip will take you far and beyond any place you have seen before. The winter landscape will enchant and give you chills at the same time. The package tour allows you to try every winter activity there is to experience, dogsledding, visit villages and sleep in huts and try out ice fishing. You will also get an gastronomic experience one this marvelous trip. Get to try local specialities made of either fish, seal and other animal meat. You will most likely travel through good and bad weather, where you will get a better understanding of the roughness of the Greenlandic conditions. A demanding journey that will require hard work and dedication, but in the end extremely rewarding. As you and your fellow travelers, will get a strong bond throughout the trip, you might end up having some new friends for life. A once in a life time experience through the hardship of the Greenlandic nature. The beautiful snow covered landscape will mesmerize you beyond belief. So stop hesitating and start gathering the things you might need for this adventurous journey back in time. Check out the booking availability by pressing ‘Choose a date’ above and book your adventure now.

Duration:
8days
Available:
Feb. - Apr.
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Duration:
2days
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Mar. - Apr.
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City tour and hike to the flower valley | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Join a city walk and Flower Valley hike to get the ultimate day tour with an experienced and knowledgeable guide who will answer all the question you might have. The cultural tour will start just across from the local Workshop Stunk, down the hill from the hotel. We will head into the workshop where we will be greeted by smiling and friendly locals who will astonish you with their handmade crafts, and will happily answer any questions you might have, and your guide will translate. Many locals in Tasiilaq do not speak English very well, but that does not mean they aren’t eager to tell you stories of all kinds and tell you all about Greenland. The East Coast is well known for its very talented local artists in the handicraft area. The tour will continue downhill towards the small grocery store and post office, where we might be able to take a look inside, before heading to the museum. The museum has many historical treasures and a very interesting background, that you will be able to hear about. The many objects displayed in the building, are from the whole East coast. The museum was build in 1903 and was the local church until the town grew larger and therefore too small for all the locals. The walk will continue enroute to the hospital and the church. When at the church we will be able to walk up to one of the canes situated just above the church grounds, a view overlooking the town and nearby area. You will hear about the famous men who were part of the founding of Tasiilaq. Before we head into the Flower Valley, we will stop at the tourist office Skæven, which is also a souvenir shop. A cozy little house with a white picket fence out front, and beautifully decorated interior. The souvenir shop displays handicrafts from jewelry, household items to wall decorations all made by the gifted locals. The Flower Valley is situated just behind the cemetery, and as we pass the graveyeard where you will see the many white crosses neatly decorated with plastic flowers. As we follow the path leading us further in the beautiful terrain surrounded by mountains, hilltops and lakes. Our destination will be the twin waterfall, a breathtaking sight and therapeutic sound. A place that will soothe and enchant any traveler coming across this outstanding place. Enjoy the quietness and paradise-like area, before heading back to town. Join this great adventure and bring your walking sticks and hiking boots. Check the booking availability by pressing “Choose a date” above and book your trip!

Duration:
4.5hours
Available:
Jun. - Aug.
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Settlement Tour By Dogsled | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

An extravagant tour authenticating your East Greenlandic adventure, an adventure leading to to the beautiful village of Tiniteqilaaq. When staying in Tasiilaq, take the opportunity to book this once in a life time trip. The settlement has a population of only 130 inhabitants and is situated approximately 50 kilometers from Tasiilaq. An Adventure taking you across Tasiilaq fjord towards the coffeehouse or up the steep inland of Ammassalik Island - all depending on the conditions of the terrain. Plenty of breaks will be arranged, allowing you to take pictures of the mesmerizing winter landscape. The trip of 12 hours will take you across the beautiful snow covered paradise, towards the charming village Tiniteqilaaq. An arctic journey of untouched landscape with only traces of snowmobiles, cross country skiers and if you are lucky, animal tracks. Astonishing scenery for photographers experienced and less experienced, a wonderland for you to enjoy. The perfect tour for a better understanding of the vastness and demanding nature. As you sit behind your driver, you will feel the cold breeze as you stride along the snow-covered landscape in the presence of magnificent mountain tins. Stop hesitating and pull out your winter clothing and bring your camera, for this adventurous dogsled experience. Clear sky days is the absolute perfect trip for you to treasure and enjoy. Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above. You can also add a boat tour on the famous Sermilik Fjord, packed with icebergs of all shapes and sizes, allowing you to get the perfect iceberg picture.

Duration:
2days
Available:
Jan. - Apr.
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Dog Sled Expedition | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Get the full arctic experience with this dog sled trip to the Coffeehouse. A trip on 4-5 hours taking you across the Tasiilaq Fjord through a beautiful snow covered paradise. Get to feel the snow crunch under your boots as you walk towards the dog sled. The perfect tour to understand the vastness and demanding nature really is, as you sit back and relax on the sled. As the dogs work hard while the driver gives his demands, you can enjoy the cold breeze and beautiful views any direction you look. You will be taking off from the north side of Tasiilaq town and be introduced to the musher and his dogs. Greenlandic sled dogs, are work dogs and very loyal towards their owner, who uses many months to train the dogs as a pack. This you will have the honor to experience the relationship between man and dog, as you join them on an unforgettable journey to the Coffehouse, three huts in the middle of nowhere. They were constructed for hunters to stay overnight in case of bad weather or pure exhaustion, to this day - the huts are still used. The huts are situated between the small village Tiniteqilaaq and Ukiverajik, a popular hunting area. The trip will take you across the Tasiilaq fjord. An untouched landscape, a paradise with only traces of snowmobiles, cross country skiers and if you are lucky, animal tracks. Astonishing scenery for photographers experienced and less experienced, a wonderland for you to enjoy. Plenty of breaks will be arranged allowing you to take pictures of the mesmerizing winter landscape. So stop hesitating and pull out your winter clothing and bring your camera, for this adventurous dogsled experience. Clear sky days is the absolute perfect trip for you to treasure and enjoy. Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.

Duration:
5hours
Available:
Feb. - May.
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Dog Sled Express | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Hop on board our dogsled and get in touch with the arctic terrain! This is the perfect tour for understanding the vast and demanding Arctic nature. You will be travelling across the Arctic tundra, inland, to the unimaginable beautiful Qorlortoq Lake! Your tour starts in Tasiilaq, where you will be met by your driver and his hardworking dogs. The driver will introduce you to his dogs, and tell which dogs are safe to pet. Feel the snow crunch under your boots as you walk towards the dog sled. The sled is an ancient mean of transportation, and it is quite spectacular to experience the dogs work hard in sync with the driver's demands. Wherever you look, you will be surrounded by endless miles of Arctic tundra and stunning views of ice and snow-covered mountains.   You will be travelling north of Tasiilaq, along Tasiilaq fjord. Tasiilaq fjord offers a picturesque landscape, with only beauty and traces of cross-country skiers, snowmobiles and animal tracks. This is an experience, you would not like to be without - to experience the nature of Ammasalik Island, is a must.  Enroute, you will have the chance to take pictures of the mesmerizing winter landscape. Once you have completed 8 kilometres of dogsledding, you have reached the final destination of the day - Qorlortoq lake.  Pull out your winter clothing and bring your camera with you for this adventurous dogsled experience. Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.

Duration:
2.5hours
Available:
Feb. - May.
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5 Day Greenland Highlights Tour | East Greenland

Come on this tour and see some of the finest that Greenland has to offer. You will see a lot of ice and icefjords, where the icebergs quietly float to the sea. You will see som impressive glaciers and get an insight into the Inuit way of life in East Greenland. If you are lucky you might just see whales as well on the boat tours. This tour starts in Kuusuk in East Greenland. Kulusuk is where the airport in the area is located, both domestic and international flights land here. From Kulusuk you will be transported to Tasiilaq, the biggest town on the east coast of Greenland. You will either fo to Tasiilaq by boat or helicopter - no matter what this will be a beautiful trip and you will have a great view to the amazing landscape. You will spend four nights in Tasiilaq, a town with roughly 2000 inhabitants. Here you will experience how the modern world and the traditional Greenlandic lifestyle is mixed. From your base in Tasiilaq you will travel out on various day tours in the area's breathtaking nature. Two days you will go on boat tours, sailing among icebergs, see the huge Knud Rasmussens glacier and visit one of the small hunters settlements situated in the Sermilik Icefjord. In Tasiilaq you will go on a guided city walk and hike to beautiful Flower Valley just out of town. See a more detailed itinerary further down the page. Come along on this trip and travel to a part of the world, that is far away from everything you might know about. Check the availability by pressing "Choose a date" above and book your tour today.

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5days
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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5days
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The Fjord of Glaciers | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Hop on this helicopter flightseeing tour venturing deep into the Sermilik Fjord and experience one of the fjords majestic glaciers! This adventure is for anyone who would like to combine sightseeing, the thrills of flying and extraordinary views of glaciers and icebergs.   Due to the fjords many glaciers, the fjord was named Sermilik, which means ‘The place with glaciers’. In the fjord, you will be able to see the Helheim Glacier, Fenris Glacier and the Midgard Glacier. The glaciers have been frozen for over 3 million years. Your adventure begins in Tasiilaq heliport, where you will be seated in the helicopter by the experienced Air Greenland pilot. Before takeoff, the pilot will brief you on the security protocols that apply flightseeing adventures and an orientation of the highlights of this tour will take place. We will be setting the course towards the Sermilik Fjord, northeast of Tasiilaq. As we venture into the fjord, gaze down on the crystal blue ice azures originating from the many glaciers that reside the fjord. The white and blue nuanced icebergs create beautiful contrasts to the dark blue ocean. The highlight of the tour will take place on the mainland of Greenland. The pilot will be landing the helicopter near one of the glacier walls, where you and your fellow explorers can experience the majestic glacier wall and the beautiful sight of the glacier rising high above in the backland.  Allow yourself to get lost in the Greenlandic beauty, as you listen to the soaring glaciers retracting. Due to the rising temperatures the glaciers are melting, and therefore produce tons of icebergs. The icebergs create a scenic and picturesque landscape, that can only be found in Greenland.  Do not hesitate to book this tour, as this is a great chance to create memories of a lifetime. Bring a warm hat and your camera! Check the booking availability by pressing ‘Choose a date’ above.

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60minutes
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Tasiilaq Tours

Find the largest selection of tours in Tasiilaq and the surrounding area. Sail amongst giant icebergs in the Sermilik Icefjord, all coming from the incredible glaciers such as Knud Rasmussen & Karale Glacier. Explore an icecave near Kulusuk or explore the area looking for humpbacks and finwhales.

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Tasiilaq Tours

Find the largest selection of tours in Tasiilaq and the surrounding area. Sail amongst giant icebergs in the Sermilik Icefjord, all coming from the incredible glaciers such as Knud Rasmussen & Karale Glacier. Explore an icecave near Kulusuk or explore the area looking for humpbacks and finwhales.
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Whale Watching and Iceberg Safari | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Join an evening cruise and go looking for whales, a unique experience surrounded by icebergs in all shapes and sizes!  Just moments after taking off from the harbour you'll see the very first icebergs in the fjord! While you enjoy the scenery, the captain will be scouting for whales of all kinds.  As soon as you reach the open sea there are good chances of spotting Humpbacks, Minkes and the enormous Fin whales. If we're extremely lucky we might even see the infamous Killer whales(Orcas)! The humpback whales are wonderful to find as they aren't as shy and will often show their white-spotted tail as they dive. As it can grow up to 18 meters it is a big whale, but it is also the most acrobatic of the large whales. The humpback can leap completely out of the water, a rare and incredible sight for the lucky few. Many of the whales come here for the large schools of capelin, a small fish similar to herring. These fish provide an excellent food source for both whales and the local people. A local delicacy is to dry them in the sun and eat them whole.  The orcas, however, are looking for young whale calves that aren't yet strong enough to defend themselves, and there are plenty of seals to come by as well. As we have set out in the evening we get to enjoy the sunset colours from it setting behind Greenland, a wonderful sight, sometimes with incredible colours. We can never guarantee to see whales but it is one of the best areas in Greenland to find them, If this sounds like the tour for you then go ahead and click 'Choose a date' above, and find a day that suits your next whale watching adventure!

Duration:
3hours
Available:
Jun. - Sep.
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Glacier Walk & Ice Cave Tour | East Greenland

Come along and experience a world of ice hidden from the bare eye. You will not only hike on a glacier, but have a chance to see the glacier from the inside - like being inside a huge turquise diamond, where the you can see the light play. This tour starts from the harbour in Tasiilaq (or from Kulusuk on request). From the harbour you will sail out through the fjord with the beautiful landscape of towering mountains surrounding you. Getting to the destination will take around 40 minutes, where you can be lucky to experience life in the ocean, as humpback whales, fin whales, orcas and seals not are strangers in these areas.  When reaching the destination you will get on shore and geared up with all the safety equipment you will need for the tour. Do not worry if this is you are a first time ice hiker. Through the whole tour you will be accompanied by a professional guide, who will show you how to safely do the activity. First you will walk on the glacier surface, seeing the structure of the ice and learn how the is moving. After a while you will reach a big ice cave, that you have the chance to get into - and get under the glacier.  Inside the cave you can see the structures of the thousands years old ice. You will have enough time inside the cave to admire how the light is beautifully reflected through the thick layer of blue and turquise ice. The experience is ever changing and will never be the same, as the ice all the time is moving, melting and freezing. After a while in the ice cave it is time to get back to town. On the way back there are again plenty of opportunities to see huge icebergs and spot wildlife.  Do not hesitate to venture out on this once in a lifetime adventure. Check the availibilty and book by pressing "Choose a date" above. 
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Duration:
6hours
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Sailing to Tiniteqilaaq and the Sermilik Icefjord | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Come along on this adventurous tour, sailing amongst giant icebergs to the charming village of Tiniteqilaaq. A journey wondrous for the eyes, this is for every adventurer who loves the arctic wonders, from beautiful icebergs to sky-high mountain peaks. We will start at the Tasiilaq Harbour, heading north of the Ammassalik Island. Taking you through a breathtaking landscape with floating ice sculptures of all shapes and sizes. After about one to two hours into the journey, we will arrive at the tiny settlement. Tiniteqilaaq means “The strait that runs dry at low tide”. We can see the Sermilik Icefjord from the village, a truly mesmerizing sight, with its colossal icebergs and the Greenland ice sheet blending into the horizon with the Arctic sky. We’ll go on land and explore the village, as it is quite small, with approximately 110 inhabitants, you can quickly get a feeling of the daily lives of Greenlandic families living in the smaller communities on the coast. This charming little village might not be an inhabited area further in the future, due to too many difficulties with the transport of groceries. So be sure to visit this stunning place of Tiniteqilaaq, when you still can! After a short walk around we will venture back onto the boat and out into the Sermilik ice fjord and get a well-deserved lunch in the presence of icebergs and hopefully, humpback whales. Before returning to Tasiilaq, we will explore the southern side of Sermilik Icefjord, an astonishing sight. Put on a nice beanie and bring your best pair of hiking boots for this adventure! Check the availability by pressing ''Choose a date'' above.

Duration:
8hours
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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Ice climbing & Ice Cave Tour | East Greenland

Join on this tour and try a combination of glacier hiking, ice climbing, and top it with a visit to a beautiful ice cave. The tour starts from Tasiilaq harbour (or from Kulusuk on request), from where you will sail to a glacier. When sailing you will be surrounded by the beautiful mountain landscap, icebergs, and have a good opportunity to spot the various wildlife. Humpback whales, fin whales, orcas, and seals are not strangers to these waters.  Once you get to the glacier you will get on shore with the professional guide and in a group of maximum 6 people. You will have an introduction to the gear and learn the basics of ice climbing.  You will start with an easy climb and after that you will have the chance to challenge yourself with climbing on more difficult walls - in the safe hand of the guide! After the climbing you will be guided into a beautiful ice cave, where you will get to see the glacier from within. It is like stepping into a big room with turquise diamond walls, as the ice reflects the light from the outside. The experience is ever changing and will never be the same, as the ice all the time is moving, melting and freezing. After a while in the ice cave it is time to get back to town. On the way back there are again plenty of opportunities to see huge icebergs and spot wildlife.  Do not hesitate to venture out on this once in a lifetime adventure. Check the availibilty and book by pressing "Choose a date" above. 
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Duration:
4hours
Available:
Jul. - Sep.
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Sailing to Karale & Knud Rasmussen Glacier | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Sail into the wonderful wilderness of the vast east coast and experience 2 massive glaciers side by side. We’ll venture into the astonishing Arctic landscape, sailing among icebergs of incredible shapes and sizes getting as close as safely possible to the Karale and Knud Rasmussen Glacier. The journey will start with a visit to the famous Bluie East Two, in an area named Ikateq. This place is often visited by tourists and locals as it used to be an airbase during the 2nd World War. The US military used this airfield to refuel their planes and as a medical station for the wounded. They used the area to navigate for search-and-rescue operations and, very importantly, to improve weather forecasts. Today it is mostly known as an open-air museum mostly due to the abandoned facilities, fuel drums and vehicles, and has been an occasional political issue in the US, as it is basically left behind trash, however, it is still a very special insight into our history during the war. After a short tour around the wreckage we will head on to Sermiligaaq Fjord. An enchanting area of jagged mountains and two glaciers colliding. Sermiliqaaq means “The Beautiful Glacier Fjord” and certainly lives up to its name. The two glaciers Karale Glacier and Knud Rasmussen are both elegant and massive giants trying tp dominate each other. A place where you with almost certainty will see one or both glaciers calve, a an unimaginable sight, with sounds of thunder as the ice crack off and hit the ocean. The views are astonishing but the sound is like nothing else, thrilling and scary, but you will be in safe hands with the sailor’s knowledge and experience. Depending on the conditions of the ice, we will go ashore nearby the Knud Rasmussen Glacier and enjoy our packed lunch. A chance to hike around is possible before we will be heading back to Tasiilaq. Do not miss out on this authentic and mind-blowing experience! Check out the booking availability by pressing ‘Choose a date’ above and book your adventure.

Duration:
8hours
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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Duration:
7.5hours
Available:
Jul. - Sep.
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Duration:
30minutes
Available:
All year
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Glacier Adventure by boat | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Go on a boat tour to the beautiful Sermilik Icefjord, and experience the incredible Hann Glacier.  The journey will begin at Tasiilaq harbour and sail towards the southern part of Ammassalik Island where we'll slowly enter the Sermilik Fjord. A beautiful and breathtaking journey among icebergs of all shapes and sizes. Sermilik means “Icefjord” in Greenlandic, and the fjord certainly lives up to its name. Behind every corner you will find an iceberg bigger than the previous, giving every passing-by traveller the feeling of how small we are compared to the impressive giants of the sea. After about an hour into the journey, we will see the abandoned settlement Ikkatteq, situated on a small island. You will have the opportunity to go on shore and explore the village and take a sneak peek into the building where the school and church are joined. The small classroom with books and notes and the church are still neatly left behind. The view from the abandoned village overlooking the water is a breathtaking sight, imagine how the people in this settlement must have lived. Living off nature and very limited resources, both very fulfilling but also very difficult. The trip will shortly continue after the shortstop, heading north to Johan Pedersen Fjord. From what you have experienced up until this point, it will be nothing compared to what you are about to experience. The enchanting landscape is an astonishing and thrilling sight of ice sculptures, light blue water, and most importantly the Hann glacier. With the possibility of witnessing huge chunks of ice falling from the grand Greenland Ice Sheet. We will head ashore and enjoy our packed lunch while overlooking the front of the glacier, and a chance to hike around the area. After approximately two hours we will head back the way we came and head back to town. This grand adventure is waiting for you, all you have to do is pull on your warmest hat and bring your binoculars for this adventure! Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.
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Duration:
8hours
Available:
Jun. - Oct.
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Duration:
8hours
Available:
Jun. - Oct.
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Duration:
5days
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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Multi-day Dogsledding from Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Get the full package of winter experience! An eight-day journey through the arctic landscape, giving you the ultimate feel of winter landscapes and challenges. As you will be well prepped and joined at all times by the very experienced mushers and guides. Allowing you to try out personal boundaries and pushing yourself in the safe hands of the local guides. This trip will take you far and beyond any place you have seen before. The winter landscape will enchant and give you chills at the same time. The package tour allows you to try every winter activity there is to experience, dogsledding, visit villages and sleep in huts and try out ice fishing. You will also get an gastronomic experience one this marvelous trip. Get to try local specialities made of either fish, seal and other animal meat. You will most likely travel through good and bad weather, where you will get a better understanding of the roughness of the Greenlandic conditions. A demanding journey that will require hard work and dedication, but in the end extremely rewarding. As you and your fellow travelers, will get a strong bond throughout the trip, you might end up having some new friends for life. A once in a life time experience through the hardship of the Greenlandic nature. The beautiful snow covered landscape will mesmerize you beyond belief. So stop hesitating and start gathering the things you might need for this adventurous journey back in time. Check out the booking availability by pressing ‘Choose a date’ above and book your adventure now.

Duration:
8days
Available:
Feb. - Apr.
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Duration:
2days
Available:
Mar. - Apr.
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City tour and hike to the flower valley | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Join a city walk and Flower Valley hike to get the ultimate day tour with an experienced and knowledgeable guide who will answer all the question you might have. The cultural tour will start just across from the local Workshop Stunk, down the hill from the hotel. We will head into the workshop where we will be greeted by smiling and friendly locals who will astonish you with their handmade crafts, and will happily answer any questions you might have, and your guide will translate. Many locals in Tasiilaq do not speak English very well, but that does not mean they aren’t eager to tell you stories of all kinds and tell you all about Greenland. The East Coast is well known for its very talented local artists in the handicraft area. The tour will continue downhill towards the small grocery store and post office, where we might be able to take a look inside, before heading to the museum. The museum has many historical treasures and a very interesting background, that you will be able to hear about. The many objects displayed in the building, are from the whole East coast. The museum was build in 1903 and was the local church until the town grew larger and therefore too small for all the locals. The walk will continue enroute to the hospital and the church. When at the church we will be able to walk up to one of the canes situated just above the church grounds, a view overlooking the town and nearby area. You will hear about the famous men who were part of the founding of Tasiilaq. Before we head into the Flower Valley, we will stop at the tourist office Skæven, which is also a souvenir shop. A cozy little house with a white picket fence out front, and beautifully decorated interior. The souvenir shop displays handicrafts from jewelry, household items to wall decorations all made by the gifted locals. The Flower Valley is situated just behind the cemetery, and as we pass the graveyeard where you will see the many white crosses neatly decorated with plastic flowers. As we follow the path leading us further in the beautiful terrain surrounded by mountains, hilltops and lakes. Our destination will be the twin waterfall, a breathtaking sight and therapeutic sound. A place that will soothe and enchant any traveler coming across this outstanding place. Enjoy the quietness and paradise-like area, before heading back to town. Join this great adventure and bring your walking sticks and hiking boots. Check the booking availability by pressing “Choose a date” above and book your trip!

Duration:
4.5hours
Available:
Jun. - Aug.
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Settlement Tour By Dogsled | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

An extravagant tour authenticating your East Greenlandic adventure, an adventure leading to to the beautiful village of Tiniteqilaaq. When staying in Tasiilaq, take the opportunity to book this once in a life time trip. The settlement has a population of only 130 inhabitants and is situated approximately 50 kilometers from Tasiilaq. An Adventure taking you across Tasiilaq fjord towards the coffeehouse or up the steep inland of Ammassalik Island - all depending on the conditions of the terrain. Plenty of breaks will be arranged, allowing you to take pictures of the mesmerizing winter landscape. The trip of 12 hours will take you across the beautiful snow covered paradise, towards the charming village Tiniteqilaaq. An arctic journey of untouched landscape with only traces of snowmobiles, cross country skiers and if you are lucky, animal tracks. Astonishing scenery for photographers experienced and less experienced, a wonderland for you to enjoy. The perfect tour for a better understanding of the vastness and demanding nature. As you sit behind your driver, you will feel the cold breeze as you stride along the snow-covered landscape in the presence of magnificent mountain tins. Stop hesitating and pull out your winter clothing and bring your camera, for this adventurous dogsled experience. Clear sky days is the absolute perfect trip for you to treasure and enjoy. Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above. You can also add a boat tour on the famous Sermilik Fjord, packed with icebergs of all shapes and sizes, allowing you to get the perfect iceberg picture.

Duration:
2days
Available:
Jan. - Apr.
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Dog Sled Expedition | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Get the full arctic experience with this dog sled trip to the Coffeehouse. A trip on 4-5 hours taking you across the Tasiilaq Fjord through a beautiful snow covered paradise. Get to feel the snow crunch under your boots as you walk towards the dog sled. The perfect tour to understand the vastness and demanding nature really is, as you sit back and relax on the sled. As the dogs work hard while the driver gives his demands, you can enjoy the cold breeze and beautiful views any direction you look. You will be taking off from the north side of Tasiilaq town and be introduced to the musher and his dogs. Greenlandic sled dogs, are work dogs and very loyal towards their owner, who uses many months to train the dogs as a pack. This you will have the honor to experience the relationship between man and dog, as you join them on an unforgettable journey to the Coffehouse, three huts in the middle of nowhere. They were constructed for hunters to stay overnight in case of bad weather or pure exhaustion, to this day - the huts are still used. The huts are situated between the small village Tiniteqilaaq and Ukiverajik, a popular hunting area. The trip will take you across the Tasiilaq fjord. An untouched landscape, a paradise with only traces of snowmobiles, cross country skiers and if you are lucky, animal tracks. Astonishing scenery for photographers experienced and less experienced, a wonderland for you to enjoy. Plenty of breaks will be arranged allowing you to take pictures of the mesmerizing winter landscape. So stop hesitating and pull out your winter clothing and bring your camera, for this adventurous dogsled experience. Clear sky days is the absolute perfect trip for you to treasure and enjoy. Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.

Duration:
5hours
Available:
Feb. - May.
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Dog Sled Express | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Hop on board our dogsled and get in touch with the arctic terrain! This is the perfect tour for understanding the vast and demanding Arctic nature. You will be travelling across the Arctic tundra, inland, to the unimaginable beautiful Qorlortoq Lake! Your tour starts in Tasiilaq, where you will be met by your driver and his hardworking dogs. The driver will introduce you to his dogs, and tell which dogs are safe to pet. Feel the snow crunch under your boots as you walk towards the dog sled. The sled is an ancient mean of transportation, and it is quite spectacular to experience the dogs work hard in sync with the driver's demands. Wherever you look, you will be surrounded by endless miles of Arctic tundra and stunning views of ice and snow-covered mountains.   You will be travelling north of Tasiilaq, along Tasiilaq fjord. Tasiilaq fjord offers a picturesque landscape, with only beauty and traces of cross-country skiers, snowmobiles and animal tracks. This is an experience, you would not like to be without - to experience the nature of Ammasalik Island, is a must.  Enroute, you will have the chance to take pictures of the mesmerizing winter landscape. Once you have completed 8 kilometres of dogsledding, you have reached the final destination of the day - Qorlortoq lake.  Pull out your winter clothing and bring your camera with you for this adventurous dogsled experience. Check the booking availability by pressing ‘’Choose a date’’ above.

Duration:
2.5hours
Available:
Feb. - May.
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5 Day Greenland Highlights Tour | East Greenland

Come on this tour and see some of the finest that Greenland has to offer. You will see a lot of ice and icefjords, where the icebergs quietly float to the sea. You will see som impressive glaciers and get an insight into the Inuit way of life in East Greenland. If you are lucky you might just see whales as well on the boat tours. This tour starts in Kuusuk in East Greenland. Kulusuk is where the airport in the area is located, both domestic and international flights land here. From Kulusuk you will be transported to Tasiilaq, the biggest town on the east coast of Greenland. You will either fo to Tasiilaq by boat or helicopter - no matter what this will be a beautiful trip and you will have a great view to the amazing landscape. You will spend four nights in Tasiilaq, a town with roughly 2000 inhabitants. Here you will experience how the modern world and the traditional Greenlandic lifestyle is mixed. From your base in Tasiilaq you will travel out on various day tours in the area's breathtaking nature. Two days you will go on boat tours, sailing among icebergs, see the huge Knud Rasmussens glacier and visit one of the small hunters settlements situated in the Sermilik Icefjord. In Tasiilaq you will go on a guided city walk and hike to beautiful Flower Valley just out of town. See a more detailed itinerary further down the page. Come along on this trip and travel to a part of the world, that is far away from everything you might know about. Check the availability by pressing "Choose a date" above and book your tour today.

Duration:
5days
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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Duration:
5days
Available:
Jul. - Aug.
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The Fjord of Glaciers | Tasiilaq | East Greenland

Hop on this helicopter flightseeing tour venturing deep into the Sermilik Fjord and experience one of the fjords majestic glaciers! This adventure is for anyone who would like to combine sightseeing, the thrills of flying and extraordinary views of glaciers and icebergs.   Due to the fjords many glaciers, the fjord was named Sermilik, which means ‘The place with glaciers’. In the fjord, you will be able to see the Helheim Glacier, Fenris Glacier and the Midgard Glacier. The glaciers have been frozen for over 3 million years. Your adventure begins in Tasiilaq heliport, where you will be seated in the helicopter by the experienced Air Greenland pilot. Before takeoff, the pilot will brief you on the security protocols that apply flightseeing adventures and an orientation of the highlights of this tour will take place. We will be setting the course towards the Sermilik Fjord, northeast of Tasiilaq. As we venture into the fjord, gaze down on the crystal blue ice azures originating from the many glaciers that reside the fjord. The white and blue nuanced icebergs create beautiful contrasts to the dark blue ocean. The highlight of the tour will take place on the mainland of Greenland. The pilot will be landing the helicopter near one of the glacier walls, where you and your fellow explorers can experience the majestic glacier wall and the beautiful sight of the glacier rising high above in the backland.  Allow yourself to get lost in the Greenlandic beauty, as you listen to the soaring glaciers retracting. Due to the rising temperatures the glaciers are melting, and therefore produce tons of icebergs. The icebergs create a scenic and picturesque landscape, that can only be found in Greenland.  Do not hesitate to book this tour, as this is a great chance to create memories of a lifetime. Bring a warm hat and your camera! Check the booking availability by pressing ‘Choose a date’ above.

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Duration:
60minutes
Difficulty:
Easy
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