Disko Bay

The heart of Greenland

Price from $12,443
$9,332

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

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

Explore 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 Sund

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

  • Stay in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including beverages* in the Aune and Fredheim restaurants
  • Fine-dining À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm is included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organize and guide activities, both 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
  • The Citizen Science Program allows guests to contribute to ongoing scientific research projects.
  • Our onboard professional photographer will give photography tips and teach techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife photos.
  • The ship has hot tubs, an infinity pool, a sauna, an outdoor and indoor gym, and a running track
  • Join informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings.

Landing activities

  • Escorted landings with small boats (RIBs)
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all equipment needed for the activities
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition photographers will be on hand to assist you.

Notes

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

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel protection

  • Baggage 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 Programs

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