Overlooking Kulusuk
Photo: Ella Grødem

Overlooking Kulusuk

Kulusuk and the Glacier
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Kulusuk and the Glacier

Kulusuk's old cemetery
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Kulusuk's old cemetery

Kulusuk Village
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Kulusuk Village

Laundry is also a part of daily life everywhere
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Laundry is also a part of daily life everywhere

Happy girl on a dogsled
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Happy girl on a dogsled

Up-and-comming sled dog and musher
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Up-and-comming sled dog and musher

Exploring Kulusuk Museum's treasures
Photo: Ella Grødem

Exploring Kulusuk Museum's treasures

Show & Tell at Kulusuk Museum
Photo: Ella Grødem

Show & Tell at Kulusuk Museum

Frederik Wille is a brilliant storyteller of local history
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Frederik Wille is a brilliant storyteller of local history

Tupliaq - the Arctic Inuit "voodoo"
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Tupliaq - the Arctic Inuit "voodoo"

Traditional Drum Dance
Photo: Ella Grødem

Traditional Drum Dance

Colourful church of Kulusuk
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Colourful church of Kulusuk

Hunter's boat heading to the fjords
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Hunter's boat heading to the fjords

Kulusuk Classic - GRL221

On our 4-hour tour through Kulusuk we catch a glimpse of every day life of the some 300 inhabitants of this small village. Our guide will walk you through the village with its traditional green, red and yellow houses and visit places such as the beautiful church, a private museum with artifacts from early inhabitants, the local cemetary and if we are lucky we get to experience a traditional Inuit drum dance performed by a local. If you want to catch a glimpse of life in East-Greenland, this is definitely the tour for you!

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Adult: 107500

Departures: Thursdays in June, July and August, and first Thursday in September

Duration: 8 hours

Meeting point: Reykjavík domestic airport

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  • Tour Description

    Kulusuk Village

    The small settlement of Kulusuk is an excellent introduction to the way of life in a village located in the Ammassalik area. Kulusuk lies on a small rocky island between saw-toothed mountains and extensive fjords. Proudly boasting its unique features with surreal surroundings of glittering icebergs floating in the dotted Arctic Ocean. Traditional hunting and fishing are still essential sources of income for many families in the settlement.

    Practical Info

    We fly out from the Reykjavík Domestic Airport and check-in begins 60 minutes prior to departure. As soon as you arrive in Greenland, our guide will greet you with a sign which you can't miss. The tour starts shortly after arrival as we want to make the most of our time on the island!

    Departures: Thursdays from June 1st - September 7th

    Included: Flights between Reykjavík and Kulusuk, airport taxes*, Guided village walk during stay in Kulusuk, certificate of visit upon request. * The airport taxes can change due to currency changes.


    Not Included: Food or drinks during tour.

    What to bring: The tour includes around a 6 km walk all in all why we recommend that you wear good hiking shoes and warm clothes.

    Note this tour is available as an overnight stay in Kulusuk. More

    If you have more questions, please check our FAQs. If you do not find the answer please contact us: booking@greenland.is

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