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Expedition Along The East Coast Of Greenland - With National Geographic

Ship: L'Austral  
Departure: Sunday, August 15, 2021
Nights: 15 nights
Departs: Kangerlussuaq
Returns: Tromsoe
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
15
Nights
Days at Sea
9
Sea Days
Ports
4
Ports
Countries Visted
3
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Expedition Along The East Coast Of Greenland - With National Geographic

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Sunday, August 15, 2021 Kangerlussuaq, Greenland Embark 6:00 PM
    View of Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

    Kangerlussuaq (Danish: Søndre Strømfjord) is a settlement in western Greenland in the Qeqqata municipality, located at the head of a fjord of the same name, and just inside the Arctic Circle. The town lies between glacial-fed Qinnguata Kuussua river to the SE, fjord to the SW, and hills rising sharply to 400m to the north. Russell Glacier and the Greenland ice sheet lie about 22km further east. The town is situated about 190km inland from Davis Strait, at the head of the longest fjord in western Greenland. Read more about Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

    2 Monday, August 16, 2021 At Sea
    3 Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Southern Coast Of Greenland
    4 Wednesday, August 18, 2021 Ammassalik Region
    5 Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ammassalik Region
    6 Friday, August 20, 2021 Blosseville Coast
    7 Saturday, August 21, 2021 Blosseville Coast
    8 Sunday, August 22, 2021 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Ittoqqortoormiit was founded in 1926 with most settlers translocating from Tasiilaq, 860 km to the SW. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    9 Monday, August 23, 2021 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Ittoqqortoormiit was founded in 1926 with most settlers translocating from Tasiilaq, 860 km to the SW. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    10 Tuesday, August 24, 2021 Northeast Greenland National Park
    11 Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Ittoqqortoormiit was founded in 1926 with most settlers translocating from Tasiilaq, 860 km to the SW. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    12 Thursday, August 26, 2021 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Ittoqqortoormiit was founded in 1926 with most settlers translocating from Tasiilaq, 860 km to the SW. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    13 Friday, August 27, 2021 At Sea
    14 Saturday, August 28, 2021 Jan Mayen Island , Norway 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Jan Mayen Island , Norway

    Jan Mayen Island is an elongated volcanic island in the Arctic Ocean and part of the Kingdom of Norway, lying 1,000 km west of the North Cape and at the same latitude. Its closest land mass is Greenland 450km distant, and 550km to the SW is Iceland. The island was discovered so often in ‘modern’ times – mostly by whalers – it has been given a dozen names. In the 20th C countries fought over control of its meteorological base. Read more about Jan Mayen Island , Norway

    15 Sunday, August 29, 2021 At Sea
    16 Monday, August 30, 2021 Tromsoe, Norway 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Tromsoe, Norway

    Tromsoe, the home of the famous Northern Lights, is situated a mere 2000 km from the North Pole, on the same latitude as Northern Siberia and Alaska. Most visitors are surprised by the prominence and sophistication of this fascinating port. On offer are high-quality theatre, arts and music, which contrast with the boundless and vast wilderness surrounding the city. The city centre contains the largest number of wooden houses in northern Norway as well as the oldest house. Read more about Tromsoe, Norway

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    SP3

    Average Cabin Size – 21.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 226 sq.ft. superior staterooms located on Deck3. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi

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    PR6, PR5, PR4, DEL

    Average Cabin Size – 18.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Size: 200 sq.ft. + 43 sq.ft. balcony. Prestige Staterooms with private balcony. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service

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    SA, PS6, PS5, DS6

    Average Cabin Size – 33.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 7.0 m2

    Size: 484 sq.ft. + 97 sq.ft. balcony. Owner's Suites are decorated by French interior designers and will provide you a breathtaking panoramic sea view. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds, communicating cabins available • Bathtub or shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi • Another Flat screen satellite TV • Large bathtub • Sofa • Table with 4 chairs • Armchair & Pedestal table

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    Expedition Along The East Coast Of Greenland - With National Geographic

    Cruiseline: Ponant Cruises Ship: L'Austral Departure: Sunday, August 15, 2021 Nights: 15 nights Departs: Kangerlussuaq Returns: Tromsoe

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