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Greenland Winter Adventure

  • Sport and adventure
Sisimiut is often referred to as Greenland’s Adventure hub! No matter the season, you will find a wide variety of exciting adventures for active travelers. In fact, adventure here is a way of life! You will see locals jumping on snowmobiles, dog-sleds, or bikes (depending on the season) to enjoy the expansive natural playground and we encourage you to join them! One thing is mandatory though: you ...

Sisimiut is often referred to as Greenland’s Adventure hub! No matter the season, you will find a wide variety of exciting adventures for active travelers. In fact, adventure here is a way of life! You will see locals jumping on snowmobiles, dog-sleds, or bikes (depending on the season) to enjoy the expansive natural playground and we encourage you to join them! One thing is mandatory though: you must love the outdoor life. Whether you are hiking in the mountains, enjoying a mini-cruise crossing the Arctic Circle, participating in the age old tradition of dog sledding, feeling the freedom on the mountain safari or being mesmerized by the Northern Lightsunforgettable encounters with the Arctic await you. Sisimiut in winter is white snow and bright lights – Northern Lights that is.

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This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to  Greenland 

The adventure starts right away...

• Upon arrival in the arctic Kangerlussuaq (The Great Fiord), check inn at your hotel!

•  Explore the beautiful landscape and the Icecaps by car in the afternoon. 

• You will perhaps see reindeer, musk-ox, rabbit, fox and different birds!

• Enjoy an early, relaxing evening, and perhaps join the Northern Lights Tour?

Visited:
Kangerlussuaq
Accommodation
Night at Hotel Kangerlussuaq (Kangerlussuaq)

Day 2: Adventure day in wonderful Sisimiut

• Arrival in Sisimiut, next biggest city in Greenland but only 6.000 inhabitants.

• You’ll be picked up at the airport and taken on a city tour after lunch.

• Explore the city on your own, and see sites such as the meat marked and the museum.

• In the evening, be sure to look up for the Northern Lights!

• In Sisimiut there are great chances of seeing Northern Lights as the sky is normally clear...

Visited:
Kangerlussuaq Sisimiut
Accommodation
Night at Hotel Sisimiut (Sisimiut)

Day 3: Dog Sledge Tour

A day with our furry friends!

• Enjoy a dog sledding tour, a classic way to experience Arctic nature!

• Spend half a day riding along with Greenlandic sled dogs, something you will never forget...

• The slower pace gives plenty of time to take in all the impressions!

•  Enjoy the rhythmic beat of dog paws against the ice and snow midst the pure silence of nature.

Visited:
Sisimiut
Accommodation
Night at Hotel Sisimiut (Sisimiut)

Day 4: Tour with a Snowmobile

• Sisimiut is a hot spot for snow mobile tours: it has the largest accessible back country!

• The mountainous area offers the possibility for tours with snow mobiles.

• It's a half day safari on the Highland Trail including the areas most exquisite vantage points...

• Like the top of Solbakken, the remarkable Aappilattorsuaq and the K6 Vantage Point!

The snowmobile tour can be replaced by a city walk with a guide.

Visited:
Sisimiut
Accommodation
Night at Hotel Sisimiut (Sisimiut)

Day 5: Goodbye Greenland

Where will you be off to now?

Transfer from hotel to the airport.

• Your flight leaves in the morning and transit in Kangerlussuaq before your flight to Copenhagen!

• We wish you a safe flight, and wish you a happy journey! 

Visited:
Sisimiut

Kangerlussuaq Sisimiut

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