22900
Iceland/Greenland
The Pristine Beauty of Western Greenland: Fjords, Glaciers and Villages
From the hot springs and Viking history of Iceland, journey to the remote villages of northwestern Greenland, where Inuit tradition thrives among amazing fjords, glaciers and icebergs.
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Program No. 22900RJ
Length
12 days
Starts at
6,295
Special Offer
Flights start at
FREE
Getting There
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At a Glance

Hot springs, fjords, glaciers and icebergs! Discover Iceland’s Golden Circle and fly to Kangerlussuaq for a roundtrip expedition to the wonders of northwest Greenland. Explore some of the world’s most remote communities in Greenland, where dogsledding is still the most common form of transportation. Explore the tiny settlements and their colorful houses that dot the coastlines along Disko Bay, marvel at spectacular ice formations, and see how the locals survive and thrive in this remote and beautiful country.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to 2 miles per day in variable weather on uneven, rocky terrain. Zodiac landings for some ports; the final step to board the Zodiac is approx. 18 inches.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Witness icebergs calving from Greenland’s majestic Eqip Glacier.
  • Experience a kaffemik, the age-old Greenlandic practice of coffee and storytelling, at the village hall.
  • Discover Iceland’s amazing geological features including the Blue Lagoon and the Golden Circle, home to Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss waterfall and the Great Geysir.
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