On our tour Hiking Across Nuussuaq Peninsula you will hike, discover areas rich in wildlife, fish arctic char, sail to a big glacier and learn more about the history of Greenland. You’ll also do a city tour and even meet Santa’s Summer House!
June – August
Acommodation & Meals
- All meals
- Guesthouse accommodation in Uummannaq
- Hut accommodation in Saqqaq
- Camping accommodation in two person tents (includes sleeping bags)
- Hiking Tour Over Nuussuaq
- Sailing Tour to Saqqaq
- Boat Tour to the Big Glacier
- Fishing Tour (includes equipment)
- Walking Tour in Uummannaq
- Local guide
- Tranportation during the entire tour from and to Uummannaq
- Fishing License
- Garmin inReach Tracker
- VHF Radio
SAILING FROM ILULISSAT TO SAQQAQ
Our Hiking Across Nuussuaq Peninsula tour will start sailing from Ilulissat to Saqqaq while enjoying a fun ride. After arriving, we’ll start preparing ourselves for the expedition to make sure we have everything we need.
HIKING FROM SAQQAQ TO NUUSSUAQ
In the morning, we’ll start hiking from Saqqaq towards Nuussuaq, where we’ll be exploring this beautiful area for the following days and if we are lucky, maybe even see wild animals there!
FISHING AND GLACIER EXPLORATION
Finally, after spending time in nature hiking across Nuussuaq, we will arrive to Eqaluit. As soon as we get there, we will start setting up our camping gear (to camp for a day) and start fishing Arctic char. Then, we will sail to the big glacier “Qajaraq” and head back to Uummannaq for another adventure.
LAST DAY IN UUMMANNAQ
To finish our tour Hiking Across Nuussuaq, we are going to take you on a city walk tour while you learn about Greenland history. You’ll meet our sled dogs and go on a small hike until we reach Santa’s summer house!