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Qoornoq Island Tour

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    Stop: 45 minutes -
    This tour will take us to the abandoned settlement of Qoornoq where you get of the boat and get to explore the area with one hour in the settlement. This old settlement is now used as summer getaway for local citizens of the Greenlandic capital, Nuuk. After the walk we will get back in the boat and continue the tour around the island.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Tours depart from our office at the Old Colonial Harbour of Nuuk
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    The tours ends at the start point
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Beverages
    • Driver/guide
    • Local guide
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Lunch
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Excellent tour company. We had a nice time visiting the Qoornoq Island and its abandoned village (with time to spare to go do some cod fishing) and then seeing the glacier and the icebergs. We booked both tours as "open boat" tours but the water was rough to go out in a tiny
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    By: Nuuk Water Taxi
    49 reviews
    Friendly, knowledgeable and professional
    This is a fantastic tour company. The owner is extremely attentive and responsive. He did everything within his
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    Boat tour of the Fiords from Nuuk
    Great time on the adventure! Everyone from the person handling the arrangements to the boat Captain was extremely
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    Miami, Florida
    Great Scenery -But Not Quite Ready for Prime Time
    We booked this tour far in advance for our cruise ship stop in Nuuk. We found 2 other couples to join us. The
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    leo t
    great tour !!!
    got this tour from the cruise line-probably best one we have ever gotten- took small boat (5 of us) (not water
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    Charlotte, North Carolina
    Yee Haw
    In retrospect, I should have packed my cowboy boots and chaps because we rode hard and fast for 100 KM each way to
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    Barcelona, Spain
    A great way to spend a couple of hours.
    I had a great day on the Nuuk water taxi tour of the fjords spectacular scenery.The captain was great stopping
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    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Best Tours in Nuuk
    We went on both the Fjord Safari, where we saw icebergs, seals, birds, etc - the icebergs we absolutely stunning,
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    Awesome Fjord Tour
    Jonas was an exceptionally skilled captain (in variable sea conditions) and very personable tour guide with a deep
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    Pia M
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ice fiord, seals and a whale
    A 7 hour trip to the ice fiord with an open boat cost 1300 kr. Booked 2 days in advance with no issues at all,
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    Helsinki, Finland
    Glacier cruise works
    We had absolutely great boat tour to glacier Nuuk ice fjord, but have to say that we were lucky with the weather
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    Natalia C
    Boston, Massachusetts
    Qoornoq Island & Glacier Cruise
    Excellent tour company. We had a nice time visiting the Qoornoq Island and its abandoned village (with time to
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    A truly magical experience
    Back in May and June 2018 I spent a couple of months doing a self organised RTW trip which included a week in
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    Athens, Greece
    An amazing experience! Every visitor of Nuuk, should go for a boat trip!
    The service was very friendly! Nuuk has amazing landscape, and the boat trip fulfils our experience with wonderful
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    Absolutely breathtaking!
    This amazing little company is a MUST when visiting Nuuk.. Anders and his team are the best offering professional,
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    Great hospitality!
    We had prebooked Northern Lights Boat Tour with Nuuk Water Taxi. As one of the preconditions for seeing Northern
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    • Languages Offered: English, Danish
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