13 days in Greenland Itinerary

13 days in Greenland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ilulissat
— 4 nights
2
Nanortalik
— 1 night
3
Nuuk
— 1 night
4
Kangerlussuaq
— 3 nights

4
nights
Ilulissat

Ilulissat ©
Ilulissat, formerly Jakobshavn or Jacobshaven, is a town in the Qaasuitsup municipality in western Greenland, located approximately 350km north of the Arctic Circle. Change things up with a short trip to Disko Island in Qeqertarsuaq (about 1h 55 min away). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Ilulissat Icefjord, go for a walk through Sermermiut, tour the pleasant surroundings at Eqip Sermia Glacier, and explore the world behind art at Ilulissat Art Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ilulissat road trip planning website.

Gaya, India to Ilulissat is an approximately 33-hour flight. You'll gain 8.5 hours traveling from Gaya to Ilulissat due to the time zone difference. In July, Ilulissat is cooler than Gaya - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 6th (Mon), you'll travel to Nanortalik.

Things to do in Ilulissat

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Disko Island
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Ilulissat Icefjord ©
Ilulissat Icefjord
Eqip Sermia Glacier ©
Eqip Sermia Glacier
Jakobshavn Glacier ©
Jakobshavn Glacier

1
night
Nanortalik

Nanortalik ©
Nanortalik, formerly Nennortalik, is a town in Nanortalik Island, Kujalleq municipality, southern Greenland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Cape Farewell and then examine the collection at Nanortalik Open Air Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nanortalik online holiday planner.

Fly from Ilulissat to Nanortalik in 8.5 hours. In July, Nanortalik is a bit cooler than Ilulissat - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Nuuk.

Things to do in Nanortalik

Museums
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Nanortalik Open Air Museum ©
Nanortalik Open Air Museum
Cape Farewell ©
Cape Farewell

1
night
Nuuk

Nuuk ©
Home to a quarter of the nation's population, Nuuk represents the nation's cultural and economic center and holds the title as the world's smallest and northernmost capital.
On the 8th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Hans Egedes hus, thenexamine the collection at Greenland National Museum and Archives, thendon't miss a visit to Qornok, and finally don't miss a visit to Nuuk Cathedral.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Nuuk trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nanortalik to Nuuk takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Nanortalik in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Nuuk: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to fly to Kangerlussuaq.

Things to do in Nuuk

Historic Sites Museums
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Greenland National Museum and Archives ©
Greenland National Museum and Archives
Nuuk Cathedral ©
Nuuk Cathedral
Qornok ©
Qornok

3
nights
Kangerlussuaq

Kangerlussuaq ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Sondre Stromfjord and then see the interesting displays at Kangerlussuaq Museum.

Discover how to plan a Kangerlussuaq trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Nuuk to Kangerlussuaq in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Nuuk in July, expect nights in Kangerlussuaq to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. You'll set off for home on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Kangerlussuaq

Museums Nature Parks
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Kangerlussuaq Museum ©
Kangerlussuaq Museum

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