Glacier Adventure from Qasigiannguit

This is a must do tour, while visiting the Disko Bay Do you like adventures? Would you like to walk on a glacier and look down the craves in the ice?  Jump in the floatation suit and fasten the lifejacket.  We start in Qasigiannguit by boat. From Qasigiannguit we sail north, pass the beautiful landscape to the beach of Itilliup Ilua.  At Itilliup Ilua we change vehicles and drive over land in the UTV's for aprox. 30 minutes before reaching the top of the mountain above the Tasiusaq fiord. A short hike downhill for about 100 meters to the beach Kiakkusuk.  Now its time to sail in a open boat with 90 hk motor. One hour it will take us to sail the 40 km from one end to the other of the Tasiusaq fiord, passing by the opening to the Illulissat Icefiord, the dogsled track and a bird cliff before reaching our destination The Saqqarleq Glacier.  Enjoy your lunch in the beautiful surroundings with this in mind this group of people are the only ones in a radius of 35 km.  Now we start the hike that will take us to the glacier. We walk along the mountain, getting closer to the glacier edge. Maybe you hear the cracking of the ice and maybe you the some of the animallife in this remote area, but one thing is sure this is amazing. We step on the ice and here we provide you with spikes and hiking sticks before walking further up on the ice. Remember you walter bottle so you can taste the fresh and cold water.  Lunch, Coffee and Tea included. Price 2.495,00 DKK Minimum 4 persons Duration: 9 hours (incl. transfer from your startdestination) – Difficulty level: 1-2 Minimum age 8 years old. We suggests all guests to be roughly in good shape. This is a long, but fun, day outside and it can be demanding for a young child or for anyone with injuries. Note: We ask for your size in order to give you a floatation suit that fits, remeber you wear all your warm clothes underneath. And please forgive us if we don't have excately your size, thank you. Maksimum size on floationsuit is XXL.

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Qasigiannguit - Camp Qinngua Hike

We start in town in the morning, carrying our backpack with lunch, thermos and your private needs for the next 24 hours. Our hike takes us along the beautiful fiord Eqalunnguit approx. 16km. At the end of the fiord we find our campsite, a cozy spot in the middle of nowhere and everywhere. Arriving the campsite in the afternoon we have time to get water for some coffee and tea, at the river we will see if we can catch some arctic troud for dinner - the greenlandic way, using our hands.  Everybody helps foraging, preparing the dinner, making the coffee and doing the dishes.  After breakfast day two, we pack our backpack and sail back to Qasigiannguit.  Pack your daypack, tie your boots and bring your lunchpack on a fun and nice hike. 16 km from start to end.  Included in the price: Guide from Qasigiannguit Shared tent (two persons) Sleepinggear - bunk bed, sleepingbag and liner.  Camp-dinner in the evening and breakfast day 2.  Coffee & tea during the stay in the camp. Transfer from Camp Qinngua to Qasigiannguit.  Lots of good stories  Price 1495 dkk pr. person Minimum 4 persons Duration: aprox 24 hours – Difficulty level: 2-3 Note It is possible to buy an extra day in Camp Qinngua with activities It is possibleto buy boat transfer, if you prefer to sail than to hike

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Camp Qinngua Activity Camp

Want a day in a remote and beautiful area, but rather not take the hike? Stay in Camp Qinngua, our authentic and cozy camp with activities in the soft-adventure category. Arrive here by boat and get back to town by boat :)  From the habour we sail in an open boat to the campsite at the end of the fiord, Eqalunnguit; A cozy spot in the middle of nowhere and everywhere.  Here your of activities can begin. We need to get water for the coffee and tea, also we need to start foraging for dinner - first task (while getting water) is to catch some arctic char - the greenlandic way - with your hands.  A hike to the top in the back of the campsite to collect barries and herbs, maybe we will spot a muskox or two.  You have time to sit and enjoy a cup of something warm, while looking at the beautiful view, reading your book or maybe take a arctic dip. Everybody helps cooking the dinner, making the coffee and doing the dishes.  After breakfast day two we sail back to Qasigiannguit.  We offer different activities Hike to one of the tops, scouting for muskoxes  Foraging for arctic char, codfish, berries, herbs, mussels  Fun swimming with rescue-suits  The area invites you to relaxing, reading, meditate, meeting other guests and last but not least listening to the stories of our country & our culture   The beach is also a nice spot for a arctic dip. Included in the price Guide Shared tent (two people) Sleepinggear - bunk bed, sleepingbag and liner.  All meals in the camp Coffee & tea ad libitum Boat transfer from Qasigiannguit to Camp Qinngua and back  Lots of good stories  Price 1995 dkk pr. person Minimum 4 persons Duration: aprox 24 hours – Difficulty level: 1-3

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Qasigiannguit - Ilimanaq Hike

Do you love to hike, but would you rather not carry all of your luggage, the tent and all gear?  Look no further, we can arrange that just for you.  We start our hike in Qasigiannguit and walk though the cosy town and follow the trail towards the fiord Eqalunnguit.  On day one we follow Eqalunnguit all day as we get closer to out campsite halfway to Ilimanaq.  At the end of the fiord we find our camp allready set up, our luggage and gear placed in the tents. While getting water for a nice cup of something warm, we can see if we are lucky to cath som arctic char in the stream, using just our hands the traditional way. Maybe this could be our dinner this night after a fantastic hike.  After breakfast day two we start the hike towards Ilimanaq, this hike will take us further into the backcountry and if we are lucky we just might see som of the fantastic animallife living here.  Note: Luggage and gear will be sailed to our destinations, you only carry a daypack with your lunch, water bottle and what your personal needs for a day in the mountains.  Dinner day one, breakfast and lunch day two is included in this tour. Aswell as transfer of luggage to campsite day one and to Ilimanaq day two, and all sleepinggear at campsite.  Price 1.995 dkk pr. person Minimum of 4 persons.  Duration: 2 days – Difficulty level: 4  

Cultural Citywalk

Join us on this personal guided tour around our beautiful town Qasigiannguit.  We start with a visit to the museum to see the fantastic collection of artefacts more than 4000 years old.  From the museum we walk past the heliport and many of the dogs, before walking down the mainstreet of the town. On the way your guide will tell you about the history from colony to now.    Note: The museum has a small gift shop, they only take cash. Price 295 dkk pr. person Minimum 3 persons. Duration: 2 hours – Difficulty level: 1

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Meet the Sleddogs

The greenlandic sleddog is an important part of our cultural heritage. The people of the arctic have used the sleddog for company, to carry or pull their things. The Thule people, from whom the greenlandic population is descented, naturally also had sleddogs.   In Qasigiannguit the sleddogs are primarily used in leisure time, few hunt and fish using them, some drive with tourists or race for fun.  Diskobay Tours' sleddogs are used for recreation for the owners and to drive with tourists. Hear about the sleddog and the use of the it historic and today.  It is possible to see the feeding or watering of the dogs and even pet some of them.  The pack is between 40 and 50 dogs, they all have a name and they all love to be pet, some are of course more shy to strangers than others.  The dogs are an important part of Diskobay Tours, since they pull the sledges in the wintertime. Practical info: You might get dirty during this tour, so wear clothes that can handle it. Price 200 dkk pr. person / The amount will go to dogfood Minimum 4 persons. Duration: 1,5 hour - Difficulty level: 1

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Qeqertaussuk - Akulliit

Want to see even more of the Diskobay, join us on this fantastic boattour. First stop is Qeqertassussuk, the site of the findings you see in the museum. From there we sail to the abandoned settlement Akulliit, now used as a recreation place for people living in Qasigiannguit.  Price 1.495 dkk pr. person 12 passengers closed boat Minimum 4 persons. Duration: 4 hours – Difficulty level: 1  

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Kitsisunnguit

Boattrip to the group of islands west of Qasigiannguit. The islands are known as a nesting area for arctic terns and razorbill, but also puffins are known on the islands. On the way from Qasigiannguit to Kitsissunnguit we might be lucky to see whales and seals.  Besides the fantastic bird life, the islands also has old turf ruins showing an old inuit settlement. Coffee and tea included. Price 1.495 dkk pr. person Minimum 4 persons. Duration: 4 Hours Difficulty level: 1

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Qaqqarsuaq Hike

Bring your lunch on this beautiful guided hike to the mountain Qaqqarsuaq.  We follow the path south of the mountain and hike on the backside. It will take us aprox. 3 hours to reach the top 450 m, from where you will be able to see the stunning view of the Diskobay.  Price 475 dkk pr. person Minimum 3 persons. Duration: 6 hours - Difficulty level 3

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Hike to Kangerluluk

0A guided hike to the beach of Kangerluluk, Paradise Bay.  On the way we will pass the first placement of the colony Christianshåb and Bings cave and tell you the stories of theese places.  From the beach the hike continues back to the town.  Remember your waterbottle. Coffee and tea included. Price 300 dkk pr. person Minimum 3 persons. Duration: 3 hours - Difficulty level: 2 

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Eqalunnguit Hike

Join us on a beautiful hike along the lake Tasersuaq in the backcountry of Qasigiannguit.  We will guide you all the way to the point where the lake meets the fiord Eqalunnguit.  Taste the labrador tea while enjoying the view of the beautiful mountains. Coffee and tea will be provided by the guide Price 275,00 DKK Minimum 3 persons. Duration: 4 hours - Difficulty level: 2  

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