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Explore the wilds of Greenland, a majestic and untamed destination, on one of these 13 wildlife safari trips in 2024 or 2025. From the capital city Nuuk to Ilulissat, get the chance to spot caribou, musk oxen, whales, seals, and a variety of birds. Our Greenland wildlife safaris start at $5,395, for adventures of 11 to 29 days, and can be tailored to your exact needs. Get ready for an unforgettable experience as you explore one of Adventure Life's favorite destinations with an expert guide. Contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip.
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Late summer in West Greenland
$5,395
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Iceland to Greenland: In the Wake of the Vikings

Reykjavik - Kangerlussuatsiaq - 13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Search for whales
  • Discover Greenland’s beauty
  • Get close to glaciers
  • Wander the streets of Nuuk
  • Experience the village life
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Greenland’s east coast is just a short voyage from Reykjavík. Breathtaking fjords define this seldom-seen region. Whales and seabirds are abundant here. Photographers, birders, and hikers will be in awe. Villages around Greenland’s southern tip offer glimpses of the island's …
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A polar bear wanders onto an iceberg in Greenland
$24,795
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Northwest Passage

Toronto - Calgary - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Experience Qeqertarsuaq
  • Visit Prince Leopold Island
  • Discover Ilulissat
  • Explore Sisimiut
Starts / Ends:
Toronto / Calgary
Activities:
Helicopter Tours, Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 16-day expedition cruise aboard the Greg Mortimer. Explore a segment of the legendary Northwest Passage, a historic and captivating route cherished by early explorers like Franklin, Amundsen, and Larsen. Visit the resting places of these pioneers and discover Canada's High Arctic …
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An arctic fox looks across the tundra.
$5,995
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Heart of the Arctic

13 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Endeavour
  • Cross the Arctic Circle by sea
  • Mingle with Kinngait Inuit carvers
  • Spot polar bears, walrus, and more
  • Learn about Inuit history & culture
  • Appreciate Inuit life
Starts / Ends:
Iqaluit / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Visit three distinct Arctic regions on this voyage aboard the Ocean Endeavour. Explore the deep fjords and vibrant communities of Greenland, including the world’s smallest capital, Nuuk. Cross the Davis Strait in the wake of the explorers, searching for marine life and seabirds. South Baffin …
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Kangerlussuatsiaq, Greenland
$18,395
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Northwest Passage: The Legendary Arctic Sea Route

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ultramarine
  • Explore Toronto
  • Discover Greenland
  • Visit Nuuk
  • Explore Canada's High Arctic
Starts / Ends:
Toronto / Calgary
Activities:
Adventure Options, Helicopter Tours, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
Embark on a 17-day cruise from Toronto to Calgary aboard the Ultramarine, tracing the footsteps of the Franklin Expedition in the Northwest Passage and exploring the Canadian High Arctic and Greenland. Discover vibrant Inuit communities, hike the colorful tundra, and encounter the region's …
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Ilulissat Icefjord at sunset
$44,395
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Traversing the Northwest Passage

Toronto - Anchorage - 29 Day Itinerary aboard Sylvia Earle
  • Discover Ilulissat
  • Experience Qeqertarsuaq
  • Visit Beechey Island
  • Explore Sisimiut
Starts / Ends:
Toronto / Anchorage
Activities:
Helicopter Tours, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on this 29-day expedition cruise from Toronto to Anchorage aboard the Sylvia Earle. Inspired by Roald Amundsen's journey, navigating the Northwest Passage's intricate waterways across Arctic Canada to the Beaufort Sea. Explore historic sites, encounter locals, and seek unique …
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Zodiac cruising near a Greenlandic glacier
$9,945
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In the Wake of Eric the Red

12 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Albatros
  • Explore Reykjavík
  • Discover Tasiilaq
  • Explore Prins Christian Sund
  • Marvel at Sermilik Fjord
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 8-day expedition cruise from Reykjavík aboard the Ocean Albatros, retracing the maritime route of Norse settlers over a millennium ago. Your journey begins in East Greenland, exploring the rugged shores, Tunumiit culture in towns like Tasiilaq and Kuummiut, delving into modern …
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A polar bear wanders onto an iceberg in Greenland
$24,795
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Northwest Passage

Calgary - Toronto - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Greg Mortimer
  • Experience Qeqertarsuaq
  • Visit Prince Leopold Island
  • Discover Ilulissat
  • Explore Sisimiut
Starts / Ends:
Calgary / Toronto
Activities:
Helicopter Tours, Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 16-day expedition cruise aboard the Greg Mortimer. Explore a segment of the legendary Northwest Passage, a historic and captivating route cherished by early explorers like Franklin, Amundsen, and Larsen. Visit the resting places of these pioneers and discover Canada's High Arctic …
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Exploring Greenland
$7,390
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In the Wake of Eric the Red

Reykjavík - Kangerlussuaq - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Albatros
  • Explore Skjoldungen island
  • Witness folkdancing in Qeqertarsuaq
  • Visit the Ilulissat Icefjord
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a cruise starting from Reykjavík and sailing to Kangerlussuaq, tracing the historic maritime route of the Norse settlers Explore Skjoldungen island on the Greenlandic east coast, pass through the Prince Christians Sound from East to West Greenland, and visit the capital of …
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Walruses huddling together in Svalbard.
$12,700
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Expedition to the Edge of the Ice Sheet

Reykjavík - Kangerlussuaq - 14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial
  • Explore Reykjavik
  • Cruise through stunning landscapes
  • Meet Indigenous people of Greenland
  • Spot Arctic-adapted wildlife
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Kangerlussuaq
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an Arctic expedition cruise to the edges of the Greenland ice sheet. Begin your 14-day adventure aboard Le Lyrial from Reykjavik, navigating through landscapes along Greenland's coast. Cruise through fjords, glide past glaciers and savor tranquil days at sea observing icebergs …
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Disko Bay
$25,520
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Disko Bay: Meeting the Inuit & Discovering the Unknown

Reykjavík - Nuuk - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Experience Perlan and Reykjavik
  • CruiseKing Frederick VI Coast
  • Navigate Prins Christian Sund
  • Inuit village of Aappilattoq
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Paris
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a 16-day Disko Bay: Meeting the Inuit & Discovering the Unknown Cruise aboard Le Commandant Charcot from Reykjavik to Nuuk. Take in panoramic views from Perlan, the "Pearl of Reykjavík," and wander the historical center's streets. Cruise King Frederick VI Coast, …
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Midnight sun light, Ilulissat
$25,520
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Disko Bay: Meeting the Inuit & Discovering the Unknown

Nuuk - Reykjavik - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Experience Perlan and Reykjavik
  • CruiseKing Frederick VI Coast
  • Navigate Prins Christian Sund
  • Inuit village of Aappilattoq
Starts / Ends:
Paris / Reykjavik
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a 16-day Disko Bay: Meeting the Inuit & Discovering the Unknown Cruise aboard Le Commandant Charcot from Nuuk to Reykjavik. Take in panoramic views from Perlan, the "Pearl of Reykjavík," and wander the historical center's streets. Cruise King Frederick VI Coast, …
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The edge of Greenland's ice cap
$23,586
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Iceland & Greenland: Edge of the Arctic

Reykjavik Roundtrip - 18 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Endurance
  • Sail through Prins Christian Sund
  • Marvel at massive glaciers
  • Learn about Inuit culture
  • Get a taste of local cuisine
Starts / Ends:
Reykjavik / Keflavik International Airport
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an unforgettable 18-day Arctic expedition cruise from Reykjavík to Greenland's pristine fjords. After a panoramic overview of Reykjavík's Old Town, explore Iceland's Flatey Island and Westfjords before crossing the Denmark Strait. Along East Greenland's …
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Views aboard the ship
$17,495
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Northwest Passage: In the Footsteps of Franklin

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ultramarine
  • Greenland and Canadian Arctic
  • Explore colorful Greenland villages
  • View iconic arctic wildlife
Starts / Ends:
Toronto / Calgary
Activities:
Adventure Options, Fly Cruises, Hiking, Kayaking, Land & Sea Exploration, Small Ship Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Easy Active
OnUltramarine, guests benefit from two twin-engine helicopters that will provide spectacular views of the Arctic landscape, the most extensive portfolio of adventure options in the industry, more outdoor wildlife viewing spaces than any other expedition ship its size, and 20 quick-launching Zodiacs …
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