Delve into the fascinating history of the Vikings and visit the very spot where the Norse colonisation of North America began more than 1000 years ago in Narsarsuaq. Discover the area where Eric the Red decided to settle and name his new discovery Greenland. Photograph deep blue fjords, witness calving glaciers and follow the track into the Inland Ice Cap.
Enjoy a variety of optional excursions in Narsarsuaq - from Iceberg and glacier cruises, hiking tours to the Inland Ice Cap, Viking ruins, tiny settlements and quaint Greenlandic towns during this 2 night stay, which can be extended and tailored to your requirements.
Take the midday Air Iceland flight from Keflavik Airport to Narsarsuaq. Meet the local guide and transfer to hotel for 2 nights. After a brief welcome meeting take a guided walk of Narsarsuaq.
Ask our Greenland specialists for their suggestions on how to spend the day. Why not visit historic sites from the Viking Age, the Inland Ice Cap, hike fertile mountains scattered with sheep farms, or photograph deep blue fjords filled with multi-coloured icebergs and calving glaciers. (B)
Transfer to airport for flight back to Reykjavik or ask our Greenland specialists to extend your stay or tailor it to your requirements. (B)
3 day tour, from £1030 per person
(Single person supplement + £120)
- Return flights in economy class with Air Iceland from Keflavik Airport
- All airport taxes
- 2 nights accommodation
- Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Guided walking tour
- Additional excursions - please contact us for details
- Upgrade to half board from £100 per person
This holiday is available on Tuesdays from 2 Aug to 25 Aug.
Extend by 1 night in Narsarsuaq, South Greenland (departures on Saturdays from 18 Jun - 24 Sep) from £75 supplement per person twin-share
Extend by 2 nights in Narsarsuaq, South Greenland (departures on Tuesdays from 14 Jun - 20 Sep) from £140 supplement per person twin-share
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