Gems of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs, and Culture

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Cruise
  • age requirement 8-99 yrs
  • max group size 20
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-40857
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English, German
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  • Starts Toronto, Canada
  • Ends Toronto, Canada
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • We’ll take you deeper into Uummaanaaq and Eternity Fjords than any other operator.
  • Experience the beauty of these landscapes from the air thanks to Ultramarine’s twin-engine H145 helicopters.
  • Experience Greenlandic culture by exploring with local partners.
  • Visit three of Greenland’s most picturesque, iconic regions in a single voyage.
  • Join unique and immersive optional activities, such as our exclusive heli-landing and mountain biking adventures
On this cruise trip you will board in and disembark in Toronto. With the trip "Gems Of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs, And Culture" you will be cruising through Qeqqata, Uummanaq Fjord and Toronto in Canada, Greenland and Iceland over 12 days. The trip "Gems Of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs, And Culture" includes cabin accommodation and more, per the package includes section further below.

Immerse yourself along the dramatic coast of West Greenland, exploring deep into fjords and stunning islands. This trip features the best sites of West Greenland and delivers an in-depth experience in just 12 days. You’ll have opportunities to visit towns such as Sisimiut and Uummannaq, both rich with culture. Find yourself coasting by massive glaciers while enjoying all the comforts Ultramarine has to offer. At the peak of summer months, you’ll enjoy the long sunny days, clear vistas, and longer opportunities to see wildlife.
ITINERARY Expand All
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  • Overview
  • Day 1 : Arrive in Toronto, Canada
  • Day 2 : Fly to Kangerlussuaq and Embark
  • Day 3 : At Sea
  • Days 4 to 6 : Uummanaq Fjord
  • Days 7 and 8 : Disko Bay
  • Days 9 and 10 : Qeqqata
  • Day 11 : Kangerlussuaq
  • Day 12 : Toronto, Canada
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Meals
  • Beer and house wine during dinner
  • Coffee, tea and cocoa available around the clock
Accommodation
  • Shipboard accommodation with daily housekeeping
  • All shore landings per the daily program
Guide
  • Leadership throughout the voyage by our experienced Expedition Leader
Others
  • All Zodiac transfers and cruising per the daily program
  • Formal and informal presentations by our Expedition Team and special guests as scheduled
  • Photographic journal documenting the expedition
  • Waterproof expedition boots on loan for shore landings
  • Official Quark Expeditions® parka to keep
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle
  • Hair dryer and bathrobe in every cabin
  • Comprehensive onboard materials, including a map and an informative Arctic/Antarctic Reader
  • All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program
  • All luggage handling aboard the ship
  • Emergency evacuation insurance to a maximum benefit of US$500,000 per person
  • Mandatory price included
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International airfare
  • Passport and visa expenses
  • Government arrival and departure taxes not mentioned above
  • Meals ashore unless otherwise specified
  • Baggage, cancellation, interruption and medical travel insurance—strongly recommended
  • Excess-baggage fees on international flights
  • Mandatory waterproof pants for Zodiac cruising, or any other gear not mentioned
  • Laundry, bar, beverage and other personal charges unless specified
  • Phone and Internet charges
  • Voluntary gratuity at the end of the voyage for shipboard staff and crew
  • Additional overnight accommodation
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Gems of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs, and Culture tour. You can cancel the tour up to 125 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 124 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 22 October 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 October 2024, a deposit of 20% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 124 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Gems of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs, and Culture tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Gems of West Greenland: Fjords, Icebergs, and Culture tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Clean and healthy vessels that meet international certifications for infection prevention is ensured.
  • For the duration of the expedition, you will be only interacting with your fellow pre-screened passengers and Quark Expeditions staff.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day.
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