From  £2155
per person
Tour Highlights
  • The perfect introduction to South Greenland
  • Take boat trips on deep fjords
  • Tour Viking Ruins
  • See calving glaciers
  • Discover picturesque villages and stunning landscapes
  • Hike to the Inland Ice Cap
  • Begin and end in Reykjavik
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South Greenland Short Break

4 Day Tour, from £2155 per person

Spend 3 nights in South Greenland staying in Narsarsuaq and explore Viking ruins which have recently been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status where Norse settlement began over 1,000 years ago. You can sail amongst the icebergs in the fjord or even take a walk along a trail which leads to the Inland Ice Cap.

Narsarsuaq is a small settlement which grew fro a former US airbase and is the gateway to South Greenland. There are ancient remains to be found, boat trips and a range of walking trails for all abilities including the full-day hike to the Inland Ice Cap.

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO NARSARSUAQ
FLY TO NARSARSUAQ

Fly from Reykjavik's domestic 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. In the evening enjoy a welcome dinner. (D)

DAY 2
QOOROQ ICE FJORD
QOOROQ ICE FJORD

The Greenland ice cap produces 250 million tons of ice a year, falling into the sea and producing beautiful, sculpture-like icebergs which float through the Qooroq Ice Fjord. Join a guided boat trip into the fjord getting as close to the calving glacier as possible. The engine will be turned off so that all you will only hear the creaking ice before returning to Narsarsuaq. (B,D)

DAY 3
QASSIARSUK
QASSIARSUK

Meet your guide and travel by boat across Erik's Fjord and visit the settlement of Qassiarsuk, at the point where Erik the Red settled in 985AD. Visit the ruin's of Erik's farm and Thorhildur's church - the first Christian church on the American continent. (B,D)

DAY 4
FLY TO REYKJAVIK

Have the morning at leisure before your transfer to the airport for the flight back to Reykjavik. (B)

Pricing Information

4 day tour, from £2155 per person
(Single person supplement + £245)

Price Includes


  • Return flights in economy class with Air Iceland from Keflavik Airport
  • All airport taxes
  • 3 nights' accommodation
  • Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Excursions as per itinerary 


 


Price Excludes

  • Additional excursions  - please contact us for details

Price Includes

Price Excludes

Price Notes

This trip runs on Saturdays from 22nd June until 24th August 2019



As a tailor-made itinerary if you would like extra nights or different/extra excursions please contact us.


Tour Route Map


  1. Greenland, Narsarsuaq

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