From the strange volcanic rocks along the hiking trails on Qeqertarsuaq and the island’s summer dog sledding on the Lyngmark Glacier, to the many whales and birds in the bay, Disko bay is waiting for you to fulfill your bucket list!
The Greenlandic species are adapted to the Arctic environment, and there are special bird species or breeds that only occur in Greenland. Birdwatching in Greenland offers unique experiences that are not found anywhere else in the world.
Knud Rasmussen’s Fifth Thule Expedition
The Greenlandic explorer and anthropologist Knud Rasmussen left Greenland in 1921. It was a three years dog sledding expedition across Arctic Canada and Alaska to Eastern Siberia.
The towering ice cliff of Russell Glacier is a popular attraction in Kangerlussuaq and a fantastic and accessible part of the ice sheet to visit on your travels through the gateway to Greenland.
Behind Greenland's largest travel site is the Visit Greenland that is 100% owned by the Government of Greenland, who is responsible for marketing the country's adventures and opportunities for guests wishing to visit the world's largest island.
The VisitGreenland.com website is created by Visit Greenland and Kathart Interactive.