13 Beautiful Images of Greenland

Thursday, 25th May 2017

Destination Specialist

east greenland ice fjord hiker vg

Nordic Travel Specialist, Greg, shares a collection of stunning images taken on his hiking trip in Greenland

greenland kulusuk

The colourful houses that make up Kulusuk. A boat trip out on the Akaasaartik fjord gave us the chance to get closer to the many icebergs floating in the glass like water

greenland apusiaajik glacier
apusiaajik glacier.

The Apusiaajik or ‘little glacier’ was only a short boat ride away from Hotel Kulusuk

greenland red building

We were incredibly lucky with the weather all week, with blue skies gracing us nearly every day

greenland isikajia hike

The hike to the old radar station at the top of Isikajia was one of the more demanding of the trip but definitely worth it for the views.

greenland iceberg kulusuk

Layers of colours through an iceberg left stranded by the tide at Kulusuk.

greenland tunu fjord midnight sun

The midnight sun setting over the Tunu fjord.

greenland hiking alpine catchfly tundra flower

Alpine catchfly is just one of the many different species of flowers that can be found growing in Greenland.

greenland hiking east sermilikverjen

The group passed pink granite peaks and turquoise lakes on the way up Sermilikverjen.

greenland ammassalik iceberg

As we sailed around south of Ammassalik we were greeted by giant icebergs in all types of shapes.

greenland ikkatteq abandoned village

We visited the tiny village of Ikkatteq where the ghostly buildings have remained since it was abandoned in 2005.

greenland kong oskars havn fjord

An iceberg peers through the sea mist emerging over the Kong Oskars Havn fjord.

greenland polhelmsfjeld sunset

The terrace at Hotel Angmagssalik was the perfect place to watch the sun (almost) set over Polhelmsfjeld.


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