Discover the best of Greenland as you sail from Reykjavik in Iceland to Greenland, home to vast calving glaciers, steep mountains and breathtaking fjords.  Kayak past icebergs, hike through lush and varied flora and discover its rich history and culture.  Visit small settlements, both ancient and modern, abandoned and alive, including Gardar cathedral and Hvalsey, the site of Greenland’s largest and best-preserved Norse ruins.  Cruusing up the west coast you explore numerous fjords by zodiac, visit the charming Greenlandic capital of Nuuk, the town of Sisimiut and of course Ilulissat Icefjord.
Discover the best of Greenland as you sail from Reykjavik in Iceland to Greenland, home to vast calving glaciers, steep mountains and breathtaking fjords.  Kayak past icebergs, hike through lush and varied flora and discover its rich history and culture.  Visit small settlements, both ancient and modern, abandoned and alive, including Gardar cathedral and Hvalsey, the site of Greenland’s largest and best-preserved Norse ruins.  Cruusing up the west coast you explore numerous fjords by zodiac, visit the charming Greenlandic capital of Nuuk, the town of Sisimiut and of course Ilulissat Icefjord.
Greenland, Arctic1

Best of Greenland Expedition cruise

Small-Ship Cruise

15

US$

days from

10495

Discover the best of Greenland as you sail from Reykjavik in Iceland to Greenland, home to vast calving glaciers, steep mountains and breathtaking fjords. Kayak past icebergs, hike through lush and varied flora and discover its rich history and culture. Visit small settlements, both ancient and modern, abandoned and alive, including Gardar cathedral and Hvalsey, the site of Greenland’s largest and best-preserved Norse ruins. Cruusing up the west coast you explore numerous fjords by zodiac, visit the charming Greenlandic capital of Nuuk, the town of Sisimiut and of course Ilulissat Icefjord.

Activity / Theme

Country

Expedition Cruise, Culture, Nature & Wildlife, Hiking, Mixed-Activity, Snow

Greenland, Arctic1

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Luxury

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Luxury ice-strengthened small expedition vessel

Accommodation

Luxury twin or double cabins with private facilities

Months of Operation

June, July

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

Be sure to book kayaking, which is available as an optional activity.  Paddling among icebergs in the calm waters of Greenland's fjords is an unforgettable experience.


Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive in Reykjavik, Iceland
DAY 2 Embarkation in Reykjavik
DAY 3 Across the Denmark Strait
DAYS 4 and 5 Exploring East Greenland - glaciers, mountains and fjords
DAYS 6 and 7 South Greenland - waterfalls, valleys, Norse ruins
DAYS 8 to 13 West Greenland - communities, Nuuk, Sisimiut, Ilulissat Icefjord,
DAY 14 Disembark Kangerlussuaq, fly Reykjavik
DAY 15 Depart Reykjavik

Inclusions

Accommodation in Reykjavik
Charter flight Reykjavik - Kangerlussuaq v.v.
Transfers to and from the ship
Leadership by experienced Expedition Team
All Zodiac transfers and cruising per the daily program
All shore landings per the daily program
Shipboard accommodation with daily housekeeping
All meals, snacks, soft drinks and juices on board
Beer and wine during dinner
Coffee, tea and cocoa available around the clock
Formal and informal presentations
A photographic journal documenting the expedition
A pair of waterproof expedition boots on loan
Expedition parka to keep
Hair dryer and bathrobes in every cabin
All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program
All luggage handling aboard the ship
Emergency Evacuation insurance

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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