Qoornoq Island Tour

Duration: 4 Hours
Number of participants: Minimum 2 people – Maximum 12 people per boat
Season: All year
Language: English/Danish
Price: DKK 1.250,- per person – DKK 625,- Child (0-11 years old) –
Boat type:Targa, 31 – 37

The boat tour sails in the fiord of Nuuk, where you will get a chance to view the colourful houses from seaside. 

This tour will take us to the abandoned settlement of Qoornoq, where you get of the boat and get to to explore the area. This old settlement is now used as summer getaway for local citizens of the Greenlandic capital, Nuuk.

After the walk we will get back in the boat. Following this we will continue our tour around the island where the captain will point out the old norse settlement areas on the island.

Finally we will end the tour with a stop at the iconic waterfall on the backside of mount Sermitsiaq.

What to bring:

Remember warm clothes, hat and gloves, it is cold at the sea. Bring some snacks and soft drinks for the tour.


  • English/Danish speaking guide
  • Tea and coffee will be served onboard
  • Covered heated boat/restroom onboard


  • Departure is from the “Nuuk Water Taxi” by the Colonial harbour
  • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to departure
  • Transfer is not included

Book tour now on E-mail: info@tupilak.gl