South Greenland Explorer

Semi Escorted TourDenmark and Greenland


From $3,385 USD
June 15 - September 7, 2017
6 Days / 5 Nights

On the South Greenland Explorer see icebergs, discover towns and settlements, Norse history, stunning landscapes and rugged scenery, stay in Narsarsuaq.

Overview

Join the South Greenland Explorer tour, experience the remarkable multi-colored landscape of the South with wild flowers under the midnight sun. Stay in Qaqortoq and Narsarsuaq, explore nearby glaciers, discover towns and settlements, learn of Norse heritage and history and glimpse into the lives of the locals in some of the world's most isolated communities. Enjoy a spectacular background of colorful icebergs, glaciers and fertile green valleys.

Operation

June 15 - September 7, 2017

Departure

Guaranteed departures from Copenhagen every Thursday June 15, 22, 29 July 6, 13, 20, 27 August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 September 7

Price

  • from $3,385 per person in double room
  • from $3,930 single room
  • $240 dinner supplement

Included

  • Return flights from Copenhagen, including all taxes
  • Transfers
  • Accommodation with private facilties and breakfast
  • 2 dinners
  • Arctic Adventure destination guides
  • Narsarsuaq guided walk
  • Qaqortoq guided city walk
  • Welcome and farewell meeting with your guide

Not Included

  • International flights & Airport taxes
  • Optional excursions
  • Gratuities
  • Personal insurance / personal items
  • $25 Service fee

Please note

  • Rates are subject to change without notice

Tour Options

  • Additional nights in Copenhagen

Day 1 COPENHAGEN - NARSARSUAQ (D)

Thursday
Air Greenland morning flight from Copenhagen Airport to Narsarsuaq. Your Arctic Adventure guide will be waiting for you in the airport and will assist with the transfer to the hotel. After check-in an information meeting will be held followed by a guided walk around Narsarsuaq. Celebrate your arrival in Greenland with a Welcome dinner in the hotel restaurant.

Included meals: Dinner

Hotel Narsarsuaq

Day 2 NARSARSUAQ - OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS (B)

Friday
Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure for optional excursions. We would recommend going on a Iceberg Safari to the Qoroq Glacier to experience Arctic nature up close. And don't forget that this was the area where Eric the Red first settled - a visit to the remains of his farm Brattahlid is a must! Please see under "More Info".

Included meals: Breakfast

Hotel Narsarsuaq

Day 3 NARSARSUAQ - QAQORTOQ (B)

Saturday
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the pier and by boat to Qaqortoq where an Arctic Adventure guide will be waiting for you. Transfer to the hotel for check-in followed by an information meeting. In the afternoon your guide will take you on a city walk of the town.

Included meals: Breakfast

Hotel Qaqortoq

Day 4 & 5 QAQORTOQ - OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS (B, D*)

Sunday and Monday
Breakfast at the hotel. Days at leisure in Qaqortoq. Your Arctic Adventure guide will recommend optional excursions in the area. Please see under "More Info".

Included meals: Breakfast (*and farewell dinner Monday night)

Hotel Qaqortoq

Day 6 DEPARTURE QAQORTOQ - COPENHAGEN (B)

Tuesday
Breakfast at the hotel. Farewell coffee with your guide before you return to Narsarsuaq Airport by helicopter! Flying in low altitude over the magnificent Arctic landscape, this is a memorable way to end your trip! Air Greenland midday flight from Narsarsuaq to Copenhagen Airport.

Included meals: Breakfast

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