Icebergs in the midnight sun

On the journey you will have the opportunity to experience:

Icebergs
Whalesafari
Culture

Fly in from Iceland and visit the huge icebergs in Greenland found in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ilulissat Icefjord in the Disko Bay. Enjoy whale watching, sailing, and hiking near icebergs under the midnight sun.

You will find the most productive glacier in the northern hemisphere in the Ilulissat Icefjord. It produces up to 40 million tonnes of ice a day. The rugged beauty of the many thousands of icebergs that sail out into Disko Bay welcomes you to the wonderful world of the Arctic.

 

Visit Ilulissat

Ilulissat is located almost 300 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle and is the destination for this trip. With its 4,500 inhabitants and 2,500 sled dogs, it is a thriving and vibrant town where old and new mix in perfect harmony. Here you will experience the Greenlandic culture. Furthermore, nature is located right on your doorstep, ready to be both admired and explored.

In Ilulissat, you are in the safe, knowledgable hands of our local partners, “World of Greenland,” who will send a guide to your hotel and welcome you upon arrival. World of Greenland has a wide variety of excursions to choose from.

 

Highlights

  • Stay in the Town of Icebergs, Ilulissat
  • Sail among gigantic icebergs
  • Experience dramatic, calving glaciers
  • Delve into authentic town and settlement living
  • See the UNESCO World Heritage Site Ilulissat Ice Fjord up close

 

Included

  • Flight Reykjavik Domestic Airport – Ilulissat, b/w
  • Transfers from airport to hotel (return)
  • 3 nights at Hotel Arctic with private facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Welcome dinner on the first day
  • Farewell dinner on the last night
  • Welcome meeting upon arrival*
  • All flight/transportation taxes and fees known to Greenland Travel at the time of publishing
  • Contribution to Travel Guarantee Fund
  • 20 kg of checked baggage and 8 kg of cabin baggage

*Local tour guides are English speaking

Price per person in double room from

1.660 EUR


Tour no: 5030
Jun - Aug
4 days
Departure from Reykjavik Domestic Airport
Guaranteed departure
Overview

Day 1

Flight from Reykjavik, Iceland to Ilulissat. Welcome meeting, hike to Sermermiut and welcome dinner

Day 2

Explore Ilulissat on your own. Midnight sailing at Ilulissat Icefjord (optional)

Day 3

Ilulissat on your own or a boat trip to the Eqi Glacier (optional)

Day 4

Flight Ilulissat - Reykjavik

See the day program

Excursions & additional

Here you can read more about the exciting excursions and excursion packages we offer in connection with this journey. Choose and book your excursions and excursion packages as well as possible additional purchases, when you book your journey.

A Passenger Boat In The Sunset Near The Icebergs Of Ilulissat Ice Fjord In Greenland - Photo by Air Zafari - Mads Pihl - Visit Greenland

Unique nature and culture experiences

Price per person from
460 EUR

This excursion package includes the fantastic option of experiencing both the magnificent arctic nature and getting close to history and the Inuit culture. The day trip to the beautiful Eqi Glacier is an amazing experience. It is possible to get very close to the glacier by boat and experience huge pieces of ice breaking off.

•  Hike to Sermermiut by Ilulissat Icefjord (2 hours)

•  Midnight sailing at Ilulissat Icefjord (2½ hours)

•  Day cruise to the Eqi glacier (6-12 hours)


Good to know
Our excursion packages consist of the most popular excursions and are adapted to the day program. We recommend that you book the package when you book your trip. By booking later, a handling fee of EUR 30 will be added and the package might be sold out.

Practical info

Flight schedule (local times)

Departure from Reykjavik Domestic Airport 10:15 AM.

Arrival at Reykjavik Domestic Airport 17:30 PM.

Please note that departure times are subject to change by the airline.

Not included

Lunch and dinner (Welcome dinner on the first night and farewell dinner on the last night are included)

Travel Insurance

Excursions (we recommend pre-booking our Excursion Package)

 

Practical information 

Find the packing list for your trip here.

 

Luggage included 

20 kilos of checked baggage

8 kilos of cabin baggage (max. dimensions of cabin baggage: 55 x 40 x 23 cm).

 

Travelers with reduced mobility and wheelchair users

Unfortunately, this trip is not suitable for people with reduced mobility and wheelchair users. Greenland Travel’s difficulty level advise on the excursions are intended for travelers who are not disabled. Of course, we are happy to provide you with information on the suitability of the trip, taking into account the needs you have. Please note that if you choose this trip based on a conversation with Greenland Travel, it is on your responsibility, as we do not have medical competence for advice.

Book online and save a handling fee of 30 Euro.

See practical information

Flight schedule (local times)

Departure from Reykjavik Domestic Airport 10:15 AM.

Arrival at Reykjavik Domestic Airport 17:30 PM.

Please note that departure times are subject to change by the airline.

Not included

Lunch and dinner (Welcome dinner on the first night and farewell dinner on the last night are included)

Travel Insurance

Excursions (we recommend pre-booking our Excursion Package)

 

Practical information 

Find the packing list for your trip here.

 

Luggage included 

20 kilos of checked baggage

8 kilos of cabin baggage (max. dimensions of cabin baggage: 55 x 40 x 23 cm).

 

Travelers with reduced mobility and wheelchair users

Unfortunately, this trip is not suitable for people with reduced mobility and wheelchair users. Greenland Travel’s difficulty level advise on the excursions are intended for travelers who are not disabled. Of course, we are happy to provide you with information on the suitability of the trip, taking into account the needs you have. Please note that if you choose this trip based on a conversation with Greenland Travel, it is on your responsibility, as we do not have medical competence for advice.

Book online and save a handling fee of 30 Euro.

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Icebergs in the midnight sun

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