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World of Greenland

Kussangajaannguaq 7 | Box 109, Ilulissat 3952, Greenland
+299 94 43 00
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Disappointing

Take care when going even slightly out-of-season: advertised tours often don't run owing to poor... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NC0114
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Very professional company. Impressive service.

I went on three tours organised through this company during my stay in Ilulissat and they were all... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
whizzkid50
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UK
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Dear traveller, Welcome to Ilulissat – a world of Greenland. Greenland is a big country with lots of interesting and beautiful places to visit. However, only few places can give you such a complete experience as the area of Ilulissat - the town by...more
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Kussangajaannguaq 7 | Box 109, Ilulissat 3952, Greenland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take care when going even slightly out-of-season: advertised tours often don't run owing to poor weather conditions (all year round), or due to not enough tourists. We turned up again and again for a tour that we were constantly assured would run (no bookings each...More

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WOGstaff, Operations at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear NC0114, Regarding the "rash of last-minute internet bookings" I do not understand, were you not able to book beforehand? Thank you for your kind words to our staff. Best Regard Jakob

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

I went on three tours organised through this company during my stay in Ilulissat and they were all extremely good. The 'welcome' introduction in our hotel was very informative and conducted in both Danish and English. All guides/staff speak excellent English. Response to emailed queries...More

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WOGstaff, Operation at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear whizzkid50, Thank you for your feedback. We are aware there might be issues with the tours starting at our office. But thank you for this. I will look into the matter and see if we can change this practice. Best Regards Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

We booked 6 trips with World of Greenland all of which were excellent. Our first trip was the city walk. Our guide whose name I wish I could remember was very good. She told us many facinating stories some humerous, many factual and others useful...More

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WOGstaff, Operation at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear andymitch2015, I am pretty sure the guides name is Zita. We are happy that you enjoyed the tours and hope you had a memorable stay! Best Regards Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I had booked several trips with them. My main trip which was the helicopter ride was cancelled because it was only I that had booked. Understandably they apologize and refunded my money. I had a boat tour booked with them that was rescheduled because the...More

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WOGstaff, Operation at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear anitasookdeo, Thank you for your understanding and sorry for the inconveniences that you might have had. Glad you enjoyed it never the less! Best regard Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Friendly staff, and they organise everything you need to do in Ilulissat. Just enjoy and relax. They know the places.

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WOGstaff, other at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Dear Marja D, Thannk you for the great review! Hope to see you here again in the future Best Regard Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

It the greatest operator in the city with a nice ,speedy and courteous staff you can rely on their promises to deliver tou a unique experience in this so remote place in the world ...

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WOGstaff, other at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Dear Andrei F, Thank you for your review and I am happy you enjoyed our tours and services. Best Regards Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed November 3, 2017

I did a variety of activities with World of Greenland, and every activity was positive. The guides were friendly and informative (thanks to Simone, Lars, and Mes....actually, not sure how to spell the last name that I listed), and the customer service was efficient. Any...More

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WOGstaff, other at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Dear AssikoGal, The last name you are searching for is Mads. I will be sure to pass the praise to the guides. I am happy you enjoyed your tours! Best Regard Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

I went on several excursions with World of Greenland in early July, and was happy with them all. I did two midnight sun cruises - which I booked on the first and last nights of my time in Ilulissat. This turned out to be a...More

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WOGstaff, other at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Dear silverflame13, I am extremely happy you enjoyed your tours! Regarding helicopter flights this is a unfortunate reality, there are not other helicopter available in the area for SAR. We hope you see you in the future and offer our services! Best Regard Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Took two tours with wogac, one to Ilimanaq and another just around the icefjord. Both trips were excellent. We managed to see parts of the fjord that was not usually accessible. Also, we had the luck to spot some humpback whales during our trip. Service...More

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WOGstaff, Ooperations Manager at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Dear ThomasTeh117, Thank you for your great review! Hope you had a nice stay. Best Regards Jakob Schytz

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

This place, I felt, is like 'Tourist information'. `the staff are lovely and helpful. they even have a little shop, or stuff for sale is a little more accurate. we went in quite a bit for advice and were never disappointed. This place was recommended...More

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WOGstaff, other at World of Greenland, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Dear Bonestorm109, Thank you for your response. I am happy we could help you with your questions. Unfortunately the town is lacking a regular information. Best Regards Jakob Schytz

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gmdonovan2
February 25, 2018|
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Response from AssikoGal | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know for sure, but suspect that you will. Everything depends on the water and weather conditions of course. I was there in the early stages of winter and was able to take several boat trips. Great place! Enjoy!!
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mehrasari
August 21, 2017|
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Response from Yi L | Reviewed this property |
If you are not coming during Midsummer Day (June 21 - 24), you do not want to book your tour too early due to the weather change. Remember the tour is not changeable or refundable. You can book your lodge 3-4 months in... More
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Christina G
November 7, 2016|
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Response from WOGstaff | Property representative |
Hi Christina, Last year around this time the vet stated that there were about 1400 dogs. This year we suspect there might be fewer due to a dog sickness last year. I heard estimates in the 900 to 1000 dogs. Best... More
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