Greenland Adventure

Greenland Adventure

9 Days / 8 Nights

Price fromUSD$10,495

Enjoy an ultra-immersive exploration of Greenland's most remote regions, sailing the icy waters of the rarely traveled southeast coast, traveling down to the lush southern tip, and stopping to visit local communities and observe imposing glaciers of the west coast. Visits to picturesque villages and Norse ruins will provide you with an intimate look into Greenland's distinct culture and history, while the rugged landscape, highlighted by dramatic fjords, imposing glaciers, towering mountains and verdant valleys, will leave you breathless. On Essential Greenland: Southern Coasts and Disko Bay, spectacular, unspoiled wonders await at every turn.

This one-of-a-kind voyage by sea, land and air, will immerse you in the stark, majestic landscape of Greenland. Cruise aboard Quark Expeditions' brand new polar ship Ultramarine, its helicopters and Zodiacs allowing in-depth exploration. Create your own authentic experience by choosing from a range of adventure activities, accessing areas others can't reach.

Highlights Include: • Cruise between mountains to view glaciers deep within the fjords • Visit abandoned Inuit settlements • Explore Greenland's fertile southern coast, nicknamed Arctic Patagonia • Cruise Prins Christian Sund, a complex maze of narrow fjords and channels • Enjoy a zodiac excursion in the Ilulissat Icefjord, a UNESCO World Heritage site

Your Ship: The vessels in Quark Expeditions fleet accommodation anywhere from 128 to 199 passengers. They never exceed more than 200 passengers which gives guests the best polar experience on a smaller ship. Quark Expeditions boasts the largest polar-class fleet of any polar operator, and the ability to offer you this incredible voyage on one of their ice strengthened vessels. The entire Quark Expeditions fleet is built for challenging polar environments, allowing Quark to take you to places ordinary cruise companies wouldn't dream of going.

Ultramarine: The newest ship in the Quark Expeditions fleet, Ultramarine is equipped with two twin-engine helicopters and offers guests the most robust portfolio of adventure activities in the industry and the most spacious suites in its category. Ultramarine also features breathtaking public spaces, and more outdoor wildlife viewing spaces than other expedition ships its size. Guests: 199

Greenland Adventure map

Day 1: Reykjavik Your Arctic expedition begins in Reykjavik, Iceland. Take a private charter flight from the Icelandic capital to Narsarsuaq, Greenland, where you'll embark your ship. A scenic village deep in the Tunulliarfik Fjord, Narsarsuaq is the gateway to South Greenland, surrounded by several Norse sites and hiking trails.

Days 2 - 7: Southern Greenland Nicknamed "Arctic Patagonia", South Greenland is a region as rich in spectacular scenery as it is in history. Each day, your Expedition Team will plan excursions deep in the southern fjord systems. With the expertise of local partners, we will be able to showcase lesser-visited areas and take advantage of all that this polar paradise has to offer. Your ship will continually be on the move as your Expedition Team searches for the most ideal places to venture ashore, dip our kayaks and Zodiacs in the water, or deploy our helicopters for more in-depth exploration. Every day will be a new adventure, exploring a new fjord.

Day 8: Narsarsuaq > Reykjavik, Iceland Visit sites surrounding Narsarsuaq. Possible destinations include the villages of Igaliku, where you can wander the ruins of the Gardar cathedral, the largest church in Greenland in the Middle Ages. We may also stop at Brattahlid to explore the remains of Erik the Red's estate. Upon landing back at Reykjavik's international airport, you will be transferred to a hotel in nearby Keflavik.

Day 9: Depart Reykjavik Today, you can make your way home at your leisure or spend some time exploring this artistic city.

• 1 nights' accommodation in Keflavik • Shipboard accommodation with daily housekeeping • All meals and drinks on board, beer and house wine during dinner • All shore landings, Zodiac transfers and cruising as per daily programme • Flightseeing aboard Ultramarine, heli-hiking and hiking, Ice Sheet experience, paddling excursion • Emergency evacuation insurance • Return charter flights Reykjavik > Narsarsuaq, • Transfers between Narsarsuaq and port on embarkation and disembarkation day • Transfers between airport and hotel in Reykjavik in conjunction with charter flight

Pricing (per person) $USD

Type TWIN SINGLE EXTRAS

2021

Explorer Suite

Balcony Suite

Explorer Triple (per person, share triple)

Solo Panorama

Mandatory Transfer Package

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$10,495

$11,495

$7,995

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$7,995

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$1,495

2022

Explorer Suite

Balcony Suite

Explorer Triple (per person, share triple)

Solo Panorama

Mandatory Transfer Package

-

$10,495

$11,495

$7,995

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-

-

-

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-

$11,495

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-

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-

$1,495

Departs

2021 10, 17 and 24 July

2022 16, 23 July

Booking conditions

• Baggage allowance on charter flight is 20kg checked and 5kg carry-on. • Please contact World Journeys for the updated US exchange rate.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Mandatory Transfer Package • International airfare • Arrival and departure transfers, except where listed in the Mandatory Transfer Package • 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 • Other Adventure Options such as Alpine Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Camping Experience

Gratuity

• Gratuities are voluntary and can be given at the end of your cruise. We recommend that you budget US$10 to US$15 per person per day, if you are pleased with the service on board

Early booking offer: • Up to25% savings on Standard Cabins & 30% on Premium Cabins • Valid on select voyages & departures between Jun 2021 - Sep 2022.

Additional full payment bonus: • 15% saving on voyages departing between May - Sep 2022 • Full payment must be received no later than 30 days after the booking is confirmed.

Offers are valid for new bookings made by 31 May 2021 and applies to the voyage fare only, subject to availability.

Please contact World Journeys for up to date details, terms and conditions at the time of booking.