Fjords, Lagoons & Sounds: Discover the Natural Wonders of Iceland & Greenland
Explore the Arctic’s ancient forests, glaciers, pristine beauty and local traditions, voyaging on an expedition cruise ship.
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Program No. 21883RJ
15 days
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At a Glance

To explore the natural beauty of Iceland and Greenland is to sail along sounds and fjords, happening upon tiny seafaring villages where age-old traditions are still a part of every day life. On this unique learning adventure, explore pristine forests and historic roads, see icebergs up close and search for whales, and learn about local history as you explore ancient ruins and meet local residents.
Activity Level
Walking up to two miles daily over rough, rocky and uneven terrain. This program includes an excursion by Zodiac; the final step to board this vessel is 14 to 18 inches.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Walk along Iceland’s Golden Circle and explore Thingvellir National Park.
  • Soak in the healing waters of the Blue Lagoon and learn why its mineral-rich properties provide treatment for many skin ailments.
  • In Nuuk, sample local Greenlandic specialties after a walk through the capital's old town.
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Ingiveig Gunnarsdóttir
Inga was born in Reykjavik and earned her bachelor’s degree in German and English and her master’s in management and environmental travel. She has been a licensed travel leader and naturalist for the past 20 years in Iceland and abroad — in Ecuador, Madagascar, China, Myanmar, India and New Zealand, among others. She‘s given several presentations about conservation and is a member of the Iceland Nature Conservation Association, the Animal Welfare Association of Iceland, Birdlife Iceland and the Friends of Cats Society of Iceland.
Ingiveig Gunnarsdóttir
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