Located 250 km north of the Arctic Circle on Greenland’s west coast, the Ilulissat Icefjord is a sight to behold with its maze of icebergs calved from the vast Sermeq Kujalleq ice sheet. So remarkable is this natural wonder that it was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2004. This tour to the amazing Ilulissat area offers you a chance to experience some of the most remote, dramatic, and pristine landscapes on the planet along with plenty of optional excursions to get a real feel for the Arctic way of life.
This active break in Ilulissat offers the perfect combo of Arctic nature, culture and adventure. Get a taste of the Arctic way of life with a guided walking tour of the town and enjoy the thrill of dog-sledding in the wilderness with a local musher. You‘ll also have some free time to explore on your own or choose from optional day tours such as hiking, boat tours and sightseeing flights.
For a true Arctic experience, take an unforgettable journey to West Greenland this winter! This short break includes stays in both Nuuk, the world’s smallest capital city, and Ilulissat, a town bursting with Arctic fun. Enjoy a chance to see the magical northern lights along with free time for optional excursions like dog-sledding, helicopter tours, iceberg cruises, guided hikes and cultural demonstrations.
This incredible journey showcases the striking contrasts of Greenland, from the fertile green landscapes and Norse Viking history in the south to the ice-filled fjords and rich Greenlandic culture on the west coast. With overnight stays in three towns—Narsarsuaq, Nuuk, and Ilulissat—you’ll get a taste of the local way of life along with free time to enjoy optional adventures such as hiking, kayaking, helicopter tours and iceberg cruises.
Combine the best highlights of volcanic Iceland and glacial Greenland with this combination of our best-selling Iceland Full Circle Tour and Greenland Short Break. Along with three days in the Arctic town of Ilullissat in Greenland, you will make a full loop around Iceland by car, allowing you to explore at your own pace. You can also enjoy optional activities like helicopter rides, hiking, glacier tours, boat rides among icebergs and more.
Experience the heart of Greenland in Nuuk, the small and colourful capital city. This short break from Iceland gives you great insights into the contrasts of the old and new, both in nature and culture. With a combo of free time and guided tours by bus, boat and foot, you will learn about the native Inuit people, get a taste of both modern life and old traditions and even see icebergs in a fjord.
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