Cruises to Qaqortoq


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4★ STAYS IN ICELAND & CANADA
All-Inclusive 2025 Iceland, Greenland & Canada Adventure

Azamara Quest 28 Aug 2025 19 nights Fly Cruise Flights Included Reykjavik

Drinks & Gratuities Included*

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FREE 4★ hotel stays in Iceland & Canada*

Itinerary: Reykjavik, Iceland - Prince Christian Sound - Qaqortoq - Nanortalik, Greenland - St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada - Sept- Iles, Quebec, Canada - Saguenay - Quebec City - Montreal
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(full fare £5,499) Inside from £4,499pp

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6★ All-Inclusive No-Fly 2024 Iceland & Greenland

Seven Seas Navigator 05 Aug 2024 20 nights No-Fly Cruise Southampton

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Exclusive Complimentary Private UK Chauffeur Service*

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Itinerary: London (Southampton) - Kirkwall - Torshaven - Akureyri - Isafjordur, Iceland - Reykjavik, Iceland - Nuuk, Greenland - Qaqortoq - Killybegs - Belfast - London (Southampton)
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(full fare £15,639) Suite from £7,899pp

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5★ Premium Cruising
Iceland & Greenland Passage

Nieuw Statendam 29 Jun 2024 11 nights Fly Cruise Copenhagen

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5★ Premium Cruising*

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Immersive Culinary Journeys*

Itinerary: Copenhagen - Alesund - Husavik - Isafjordur - Nanortalik - Qaqortoq - Reykjavik
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Inside from £799pp

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What to see in Qaqortoq

Qaqortoq, Greenland's southern gem, enchants with its colourful houses dotting craggy cliffsides and its serene fjords that stretch into the horizon. This quaint town offers a picturesque backdrop for exploring Norse ruins, hiking amidst towering mountains and immersing oneself in Greenlandic culture, promising an unforgettable Arctic adventure.

Qaqortoq is steeped in history, with evidence of human habitation dating back over a thousand years. One of the most intriguing attractions in the area is Hvalsey Church, a well-preserved Norse ruin located just a short boat ride from Qaqortoq. Dating back to the 14th century, Hvalsey Church is one of the best-preserved Norse ruins in Greenland and offers visitors a fascinating glimpse into the island's Viking past. Explore the ancient stone walls and archways of Hvalsey Church as you learn about its history and significance in Greenlandic archaeology. Imagine the lives of the Norse settlers who once worshipped within its walls and the bustling community that thrived in this remote corner of the Arctic. Be sure to take in the breathtaking views of the surrounding fjords and mountains, which provide a stunning backdrop to this historic site.

For outdoor enthusiasts, Qaqortoq offers endless opportunities for exploration amidst its stunning natural landscapes. Lace up your hiking boots and set out to discover the rugged beauty of the surrounding mountains, which provide a spectacular backdrop for outdoor adventures. One of the most popular hiking destinations in Qaqortoq is the Ukkusissat Mountain, a towering peak that offers panoramic views of the town and surrounding fjords. Embark on a challenging trek to the summit, where you'll be rewarded with breathtaking vistas of the rugged coastline and the shimmering waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

No cruise to Qaqortoq would be complete without immersing yourself in the vibrant culture and traditions of the local Inuit community. Take the opportunity to connect with residents and learn about their way of life, which is deeply rooted in the land and sea that surround them. Visit the Qaqortoq Museum to explore exhibits on Inuit history, art and culture, and gain insights into the rich heritage of Greenland's indigenous people. Participate in cultural activities such as traditional drum dancing, storytelling and craft workshops, where you can learn about traditional Inuit crafts and techniques passed down through generations.


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