A guided city sightseeing with introduction to Ilulissat and the everyday life, the town´s history and the culture along with Greenland´s history in general. We pay a visit the historic part of the town back to the start of the Danish trading station and the fishermen at the harbour by their trading post “Brædtet”. We also learn about administration and politics in the modern Greenland. At the Knud Rasmussen you will find an interesting excibition as well as a traditional Greenlandic turfhouse.
Duration approx. 3 hours.
DKK 375 incl. entrance to the museum and transfers from/to the hotel.
Ilulissat Excursions 2017/2018
The Ilulissat Glacier is the most productive glacier in the Northern hemisphere which results in gigantic icebergs raising up to 80 m. above sea level. We cruise as close to the icebergs as possible while the the staff tells about the ice. For groups we can arrange drinks cooled by this thousands of years old ice. This tour is offered as midnight cruise as well during summertime when the sun never sets.
Day cruises DKK 650 incl. transfers from/to hotel.
Midnight sun cruise (Jun & Jul) or Sun set cruise (Aug) DKK 750 incl. transfers from/to hotel.
Our local captain will seek the best waters for deep sea fishing and hand out fishing equipments so that you can try your luch to catch god, catfish, redfisk and halibut which are the most common fish in the area. While waiting for a catch you will have time to enjoy the fantansic Arctic Scenere and your lunch box.
Duration approx. 5 hours.
From DKK 775 p.p. (depending upon number of participant) including lunch box and transfers from/to hotel.
Do not worry if this is your fist time kayaking. You will learn everything you need to know from experienced guide and be ready to experience a world of lights, sounds and feelings from a completely new perspective: At sea level.
Duration approx 3 hours. DKK 1540 including all equipment.
Duration approx 9 hours. DKK 2950 including all equipment and lunch.
There are approx. 4.000 huskies in Ilulissat and dogsledding here is still the only way people can travel during the winters. We spend an hour with a hunter while he is feeding his pack of huskies and we learn about these tough animals, the sled and the life of a Greenlandic hunter. For your safety all dogs are chained except for puppies and their mothers. We kindly ask you to remember, that huskies are not at all pets as we know and treat our dogs at home.
Duration approx. 1½ hours.
DKK 275 p.p. including transfers from/to hotel.
Sightseeing flights with perfect photo conditions cruising in low altitude over the fantastic Arctic landscape and fiords - large windows by all seats.
Icefiord Photo Sightseeing: Duration 35 min. DKK 1.795 incl. transfers from/to hotel
Isua Glacier Adventure: Duration 1 hour. DKK 2.695 incl. transfers from/to hotel
Disco Whale Safari: Duration 75 min. DKK 3.695 incl. transfers from/to hotel
Master Explorer: The amazing Eqi glacier, the Inland Ice, the Greenlandic Tundra, the Isua Glacier and Ilulissat Icefjord. Duration 1 hour 35 min. DKK 4.695 incl. transfers from/to hotel
By helicoper charter to the most productive glacier in the Northern hemisphere. Ground stop is made in front of the glacier and it will be possible to leave the helicopter and enjoy the breathtaking surroundings. During the flight to and from the glacier, we are cruising in low altitude over the Ilulissat Ice Fjord and the icebergs. An absolutely "once-in-a-lifetime" experience!
Duration approx. 1 hour.
DKK 3.695 including transfers from/to hotel (we need 5 persons to operate).
Operation is depending on the weather and helicopter capacity. We reserve the right to cancel the excursion.
We travel by dogsled along the only "road" (the dogsled-track) to the village Oqaatsut. A beautiful ride in an amazing silence over the mountains, crossing the frozen fjord and where huge icebergs raise like sculptures. Prior to the tour, there will be an information meeting and all tours are led by experienced local fishermen. Please note that departure might be changed or cancelled due to weather conditionns.
These hour-based dogsled tours are the perfect solution if you do not want to spend a full day outdoor or if you want to do a "test-drive" before joining longer tours. Still You will experience the dogsled pulled by more than 10 dogs into the Arctic Winterland with the only sound of the dogs and the creaking runners beneath you.
2 hours: 2 persons pr sled, DKK 1000 p.p.
3 hours: 2 persons pr sled, DKK 1.300 p.p.
3 hours: 1 person pr sled, DKK 1.695 p.p. - All prices incl. transfers from/to hotel.
For those who wishes a true polar explorers experience and a full taste of the Inuit fishermens life we also offer expeditions by dogsled from 2 to 4 days with fullboard and accomodation in tents and simple cabins in the Arctic wildernes. These tours are definately a once-in-a-lifetime experience and we stress that proper clothing and good physics are essential. All tours are led by local and very experienced fishermen. Prior to departure there will be held an information meeting.
Duration from 2 to 4 days and prices from DKK 5.150 p.p.
Please ask for qoutation 3 and 4 days. Prices include full board and rent of polar sleeping bag.
It is very important to note that the right equipment is essential when travelling by dogsled. Not only need security be seen to, but wrong clothing can easily spoil your tour. Please contact us for rent of polar clothing.
Polar suit incl. boots, DKK 275 per day.
Seal fur polar clothing incl. boots, DKK 375 per day.
Private taylor made excursions for smaller groups
We will suggest Midnight Iceberg Cruise combined with barbecue dinner at traditional Greenlandic turf house, fishing tours, day tours to Qasigiannguit, the Disko Island and more.
Operation of all excursions is depending upon weather conditions. We therefore reserve the right to cancel or alter the operation of excursions if the power of nature should hold us back. We will of course always seek to offer an alternative. We also kindly ask you to pay attention to the special WAIVER RELEASE AGREEMENT REGARDING DOGSLEDDING IN GREENLAND - PLEASE CLICK HERE!