Oqaatsut Day

An authentic Greenlandic experience. Explore the Arctic nature and Inuit culture paddling among icebergs, visit an Inuit settlement and enjoy a traditional Greenlandic lunch.

Kayak around the bay of Oqaatsut and its impressive icebergs, visit a local family and learn about their lifestyle as you share their meal and sail back to Ilulissat with astonishing views of Oqaatsut and Disko Island.

Our experienced and certified kayaking guides, modern expedition equipment and safety protocols will make it possible for you to kayak in the beautiful surroundings of Oqaatsut, full of nature and with a unique peaceful atmosphere.

This activity is suitable for you even if you have never been on a kayak before. Besides, our guides will introduce you to the life of the settlement and be your translator to talk to some of the local families who live all year around here.

All our kayak guides are certified IPP Kayaking Instructors complying with 'European Paddle Pass Standards'. 


Destination: Ilulissat
Duration: 7 Hours
Difficulty: 2 of 5
Season: June to September
Price: 2795 DKK

Price information

Price includes

  • Guide
  • Boat transfer to Oqaatsut and back
  • Kayaking gear: Double sea kayak, paddle, thermal suit, dry suit, life-jacket, boots and gloves.
  • Lunch in a local family house
  • USB with pictures from the tour