Greenland

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Iceberg Cruise

From $4066 Per Person Double Occupancy

Partially Guided , 7 days, 6 nights
Dates: TBA for 2018 

NEW for 2017! This week-long tour includes the very highlights of Greenland. Experience the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ilulissat Ice Fjord during your stay in Ilulissat, and enjoy the Arctic landscape and tranquility during a short cruise to the capital of Nuuk on board the local steamer M/S Sarfaq Ittuk.

Sailing plays a very important role in the Greenlandic infrastructure, and a cruise along the West coast of Greenland is a fabulous way of experiencing this beautiful and varied country. Accommodation is in outside cabins with private facilities.

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Dates: TBA for 2018

Day 1, Fri: Iceland - Greenland

Air Iceland afternoon flight from Reykjavik Domestic Airport to Ilulissat.
Meet and greet by local guide. Transfer to the hotel for check-in, information meeting including details for the upcoming ship voyage and guided city walk. Optional excursions during stay in Ilulissat.

Included meals: Welcome dinner
Accommodation: Hotel Arctic

Day 2, Sat: Ilulissat

Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure in Ilulissat.
Included meals: Breakfast and dinner

Accommodation: Hotel Arctic

Optional Excursions that can be booked locally via the hotel:

The Icebergs of Sermermiut, Hunter's Settlement - Rodebay, Midnight Cruise to the Ice Fiord, Helicopter De Luxe to Iulissat Icefiord,

Hunter's Settlement - Ilimanaq, Home Visit, The calving glacier Eqi and Inuit Settlement Ataa, Fishing tour, Feeding the huskies, Whale Safari

Day 3, Sun: Ilulissat - Cruising

Breakfast at the hotel.
Day at leisure in Ilulissat for optional excursions until afternoon transfer to the pier for embarking M/S Sarfaq Ittuk. Departure at 16:30 for our southbound cruise along the Greenlandic West coast.

During your cruise, meet the local population travelling from town to town to visit relatives and friends along the coast. Enjoy the beautiful and varied landscape as you leave the rugged Arctic nature in the Disko Bay and reach the capital of Nuuk. Sail in open waters and narrow straits, so close that you can almost touch the mountains. Along the way the ship calls at the major towns and small settlements. Everywhere, the arrival of the ship makes people rush to the harbor to welcome friends and relatives. Life on board is relaxing; enjoy the view and make sure to keep your eyes open, as humpback whales are sometimes seen.

21.00-22.00: Short stop in Aasiaat.
Included meals: Breakfast at the hotel (Meals onboard the cruise are additional, please inquire).
Accommodation: Outside cabin on board

Day 4, Mon:Cruising

Sailing south along the Greenlandic West coast.
09.00-11.00: Call at Sisimiut incl. city tour of Sisimiut.
21.15-22.30: Short stop in Maniitsoq.

Included meals: None (Meals onboard the cruise are additional, please inquire).
Accommodation: Outside cabin on board

Day 5, Tue: Cruising - Nuuk

Sailing south along the Greenlandic West coast.
07.30: Arrival in Nuuk. Meet and greet on the harbour by our local representative. Transfer to the hotel including city tour of Nuuk en route.

Included meals: None
Accommodation: Hotel Hans Egede

Day 6, Wed: Nuuk

Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure in Nuuk for optional excursions.

Included meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel Hans Egede

Day 7, Thur: Greenland - Iceland

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for departure with Air Iceland to Reykjavik.

Included meals: Breakfast

You Trip includes the following:

Optional meal package for cruise and optional excursion in Ilulissat can be purchased locally. 

Single Supplement: From $1206  

This package is priced LAND ONLY. If you need assistance with booking your airfare from the US/Canada, let us know and we will be happy to help you.

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