What to explore and do in Greenland?

Posted by gjtraveliceland on February 21st, 2015

Greenland is one of the best choices if you are looking for a holiday destination which is little bit affected by human activities.   It is also one of the most unusual regions all across the world with the prospect of tourism. It is the place for getting wonderful experience and fantastic opportunities in the form of sports, recreational activities and eco-tourism. The pristine beaches, amazing view of northern lights, vast tundra, wonderful glaciers, picturesque coasts and other natural beauties make this place an ideal holiday destination all around a year.

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A trip of Greenland is really a wonderful experience. There are several things to explore and do on this beautiful island.  Let’s read to know why you want to visit Greenland? What to do and what to explore in Greenland Tours and Travel?

Ilulissat icefjord


This is registered in the UNESCO world heritage list in 2004.  This ice ford has got huge scientific attention because of the growing attention toward global warming.  It is located in the Westside of the island and is recognized as the sea mouth of Sermeq Kujalleq, which is renowned as one of the fastest glaciers in the world.  This iceford calves more when compared to the other glaciers outside of Antarctica.

Dog sledding


Dog sledding is one of the most popular recreational activities on this beautiful island. Visitors from around the world come here to experience this amazing recreational activity.

Aurora borealis


Greenland is one of the best destinations, if you want to explore an amazing northern light view. This wonderful island is little bit affected by human activities and are free from pollution.  This is why you can take the wonderful view of aurora borealis all around the year. If you want to explore the most spectacular view of northern lights, then you should make your travelling plan during the winter months. This wonderful and amazing lightning phenomenon has mystified the visitors and locals for several years.

Mountain hiking


Greenland is an ideal destination for getting amazing and enjoyable hiking experience.  This beautiful place comprises several mountains where you can get amazing mountain hiking experience.

A whale or musk oxen safari


Greenland is the best destination for whales and musk oxen safari.  One trip is not enough to see both animals. Hupbacks, fin and minke whales can be frequently explored in Greenland.

Hiring a travel agent is one of the best options, if you want to explore the beauty of Greenland in a closer way.

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Lara Johnson is the author of this post. He works at GJtravel and loves to travel around the world.

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