Disko Bay

The Heart of Greenland

Price from £6,861
£6,561

Departure Dates
8 departures between Jun 2023 and Jul 2024
Duration
16 days

Cruise Overview

Dramatic glaciers, deep blue fjords and untouched wilderness

16-Day Expedition Cruise from Iceland to Greenland taking in Disko Bay

Spectacular western Greenland 

Sailing from Reykjavík, our state-of-the-art ship brings you to remote places few get to see. Join a traditional kaffemik with the Qaqortoq people, discover ancient traditions at Sisimiut, and take in breathtaking fjords, glaciers and wildlife as we reach a UNESCO wonder.  

Beguiling Disko Bay 

Experience the tranquil beauty of Evighedsfjord before we sail to Nuuk, Greenland’s photogenic capital. The stunning panoramas of Prince Christian Sound will stay with you forever. Look out for wildlife, such as musk oxen, White-tailed Eagles and auks.

Itinerary

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Cosmopolitan Reykjavík

Day 1

Crossing the Denmark Strait

Day 2-3

Culture and history in Qaqortoq

Day 4

Exploring Kvanefjord

Day 5

Fascinating Maniitsoq

Day 6

Spectacular Sisimiut

Day 7

UNESCO-listed Ilulissat Icefjord

Day 8

Go wild in Vaigat Sound

Day 9

Beguiling Evighedsfjord

Day 10

Nuuk, Greenland's capital

Day 11

Forgotten town

Day 12

Prince Christian Sound

Day 13

Reflections of Greenland

Day 14-15

Return to Reykjavík

Day 16

What's included

Take a look at what you can look forward to on this 15-day expedition cruise.

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim 
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle 
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore 
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team 
  • Full use of our Science Center, extensive library and advanced biological and geological equipment 
  • Citizen Science Programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research 
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer 
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, infinity pool, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms, and running track 
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings 

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats 
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities 
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket 
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you

Notes

  • All planned activities are subject to weather and ice conditions 
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change 
  • Please make sure you meet all all entry and boarding requirements  
  • No gratuities expected 

What's not included

  • International flights 

  • Travel insurance 

  • Luggage handling 

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners 

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team 

  • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition