Arctic Circle

A holiday in the Arctic Circle is a once-in-a-lifetime travel experience. Rough, real and remote, Arctic Circle is the land of adventure which offers a combination of raw nature and cultural traditions. Dog sledding, skiing, hiking, hunting, fishing, and kayaking are activities deeply embedded in the region’s human history. They form the backbone of many of the greatest adventures in the Arctic.

In the Arctic Circle, we offer holidays in Greenland and Iceland.

Greenland

Greenland, the world’s largest island, is an exciting destination in the Arctic for nature and adventure travellers. It offers nature activities, cultural experiences, hunting and fishing opportunities, coastal sailing, and cruises.

Humpback whales, musk oxen, walruses, reindeer, and white-tailed eagles are just some of the many animals one can see on land, at sea, and in the sky around Greenland. Ilulissat, which is situated almost 300kms north of the Arctic Circle is the perfect place to experience life in the Arctic. It is a small town with easy access to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ilulissat Icefjord and with comfortable accommodations.

The cities and towns boast of many cultural sights and museums which can be explored on foot. The highlight of these towns are visits with local families as well as observing the everyday street life.

Iceland

Iceland is a country of extreme contrasts where summer months have nearly 24-hours of sunlight. Between September and April, Iceland is treated to a magnificent natural display – the phenomenon of Aurora Borealis, or what we commonly call the Northern Lights.

Every day, there is an adventure waiting to happen in Iceland. With its abundance of mountains, volcanoes, glaciers, rivers, lakes, and scenic landscapes, Iceland is truly an outdoor enthusiasts paradise.

Sample Trips

Highlights of Greenland (8 Days)

Explore the highlights of the lovely Arctic region of Greenland in this tour.

Enjoy hiking, iceberg sailing, boating on Eqi glacier, Sermilik Icefjord & Tiniteqilaaq and Kayaking. Visit the remote town of Tasiilaq.

ROUTING: ILLULISSAT – NUUK – KULUSUK – TASIILAQ – KULUSUK

Highlights of Iceland (8 Days)

This compact 8-day tour includes the highlights of Iceland.

Enjoy white-water rafting along the Hvítá river, explore the Brúarhlöð canyon, visit Iceland’s highlands, waterfalls, lava fields, national park, drive along the scenic south coast passing ice-capped volcanoes, enjoy kayaking and bathing in glacier lagoon.

ROUTING: KEFLAVIK – REYKJADALUR – LANDMANNALAUGAR – KIRKABAEJARKLAUSTUR – VATNAJOKULL NATIONAL PARK – JOKULSARLON GLACIER

More Trip Ideas

Northern Lights

Dog Sledding

Polar Bears & Northwest Passage

Contact

We are rather old-fashioned and insist on devising your holiday after exhaustive discussions on the most-suitable and best available options for your peculiar travel needs.

Our friendly team are always happy to talk travel – get in touch today for a consultation.

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