Cruise Ship Services - Experience Nanortalik

Nanortalik cruise ship services

Nanortalik Cruise Ship Services

From the moment you disembark in Nanortalik, we give you the local experience you need. It is not a coincidence that we only employ local guides with deep Greenlandic roots who knows the local area and its history. From guided tours – both on land on sea – to cultural experiences with local entertainment, you will see Greenland from a cultural perspective. We feel privileged to be surrounded by the beautiful nature which the south has become known for, and we want to show it to you. Take an adventure with us!

Activities for all passengers

Kayak Show

Kayak is one of the strongest cultural symbols of our adaptability to the land that distinguishes us as a people.

Drum Dance

Musicians from Greenland originally played on a drum. This simple instrument was used for a variety of purposes including entertainment, exorcism and witchcraft.

Greenladic Polka

Kalattuut is a common music and dance style used at festive occasions and it is practiced and taught in some formal societies.

Greenlandic Choir

Choirs and hymns have become an important element in Greenland’s national culture. Many towns have at least one performing choir and Nanortalik is not an exception.

Open Air Museum

Nanortalik is home to one of South Greenland’s comprehensive museums. Visit the museum consisting of 14 buildings with exhibitions in 11 of them, each one of them telling a piece of the history of the town.

Kaffemik

Greenlanders hold kaffemik to celebrate special events of all kinds – births and birthdays, first days of school and confirmations – experience this joyful Greenlandic tradition.

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Tours on foot

Nanortalik Tour

This guided tour takes you around the town of Nanortalik showing you how we in Greenland live. We will get around the whole city showing you the school, police station, fire truck, youth house, and finally stopping at the museum on a guided tour giving a little older perspective on the town. Our guides will provide you with all the information you need and you are welcome to ask questions on the way. Enjoy your stay in Nanortalik.

Mountain Hike

The island of Nanortalik has two easily hiked mountains. One of the hikes takes you to the peak of the mountain with a 360° view around the island. The other mountain has a steep cliff with a breathtaking view to the ocean and also a 360° view around the island. Both hikes are worth it and please don’t be shy to ask if you have any questions on the trip.

Boat Trips

Tasermiut Fjord Tour

This tour takes 4 hours and has room for 6 passengers. On the tour we will take you to the inner ice cape and give you a small walk to an old northern settlement. On the trip there will be coffee a little bit to eat and a drink with glazier ice. Find out more

Uunartoq Hot Spring Tour

The trip to Uunartoq takes 4 hours and is a perfect possibility to get some time off. The Warm spring is surrounded by beautiful mountains and icebergs. On the tour we will provide you with something to eat coffee and tea on the boat, and a drink with glazier ice on the boat. More information


Do you have any questions about our services, or do you want to know more about what we can offer you? Please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Cruise Ship Schedule 2o19 – Nanortalik


Ship Cruise Line Date Arrival Departure Hours PAX
Zuiderdam Holland America Tuesday, July 23 07:00 13:00 6 1916
Marco Polo Cruise and Maritime Voyages Tuesday, August 6 12:00 17:00 5 848
Pacific Princess Princess Cruises Tuesday, August 6 07:00 18:00 10 680
Black Watch Fred Olsen Thursday, August 8 07:30 13:00 5 1/2 804
Boudicca Fred Olsen Saturday, August 17 08:00 13:00 5 880
Scenic Eclipse Scenic Cruises Monday, August 19 16:00 21:00 5 228
Prinsendam Holland America Monday, August 26 08:00 17:00 9 793
Caribbean Princess Princess Cruises Tuesday, August 27 07:00 18:00 11 3114
Rotterdam Holland America Tuesday, August 27 08:00 17:00 9 1404
Zuiderdam Holland America Tuesday, August 27 07:00 13:00 6 1916
Caribbean Princess Princess Cruises Thursday, August 29 07:00 18:00 11 3114
Viking Star Viking Ocean (Viking Cruises) Tuesday, September 3 14:00 20:00 6 930
Viking Sea Viking Ocean (Viking Cruises) Thursday, September 19 14:00 20:00 6 930
Viking Sun Viking Ocean (Viking Cruises) Saturday, September 21 14:00 20:00 6 930
Viking Sky Viking Ocean (Viking Cruises) Sunday, September 29 14:00 20:00 6 930
Viking Sea Viking Ocean (Viking Cruises) Friday, October 11 14:00 20:00 6 930