Nuuk from Above | Helicopter Tour in Nuuk

Get a unique view of Nuuk from the helicopter. Flying up high, your Arctic Adventure in Nuuk will become more authentic!

From DKK 1650

PRICE per person


Price per person in double room

From DKK 1650

TOUR DURATION

0.5 hrs

Difficulty

Very Easy

Meeting Point

Nuuk Airport

Availability

Year Round

Get a unique view of Nuuk from the helicopter.

A modern city on one side and mountains on the other. This helicopter tour gives you a bird’s-eye view of Nuuk from above. Guided by an experienced Air Greenland pilot, are you ready for an adventure of a lifetime?

We will pick you up and drive you to the airport, where the pilot will brief you about protocols and safety rules. When you are ready, it is time to board the helicopter and start this amazing tour. We fly over Nuuk city and head over to Sermitsiaq mountain. The old harbour, the majestic fjords and colourful houses lining up…. Some attractions you may have already seen but Nuuk from Above offers a totally different perspective. Don’t miss this unforgettable once-in-a-lifetime experience!

Please email us the hotel you are staying at after booking, so that we can activate your pick-up service. Otherwise, you will need to head to the departure location yourself.

This excursion last 15-20 minutes.

The group size is 3-5 persons

Tour Code: N8W

Cover picture credit to Carlo Lukassen – Visit Greenland 

Please Note

1. Please follow the safety rules and instructions of the guide during this tour

2. Please email us the hotel you are staying at after booking, so that we can activate your pick-up service. Otherwise, you will need to head to the departure location yourself.

3. If the tour is cancelled due to weather conditions, failure to reach the minimum number of participants, and other unpredictable reasons, Arctic Adventure ApS reserves the right to cancel the tour. For tours cancelled by Arctic Adventure ApS under this situation, our customers will get a 100% refund.

4. Please note the decision to cancel is made through evaluation of actual weather situation, number of participants, and other unpredictable factors, not the customer

5. Group size: 3 -5 persons

Please Note

1. Please follow the safety rules and instructions of the guide during this tour

2. Please email us the hotel you are staying at after booking, so that we can activate your pick-up service. Otherwise, you will need to head to the departure location yourself.

3. If the tour is cancelled due to weather conditions, failure to reach the minimum number of participants, and other unpredictable reasons, Arctic Adventure ApS reserves the right to cancel the tour. For tours cancelled by Arctic Adventure ApS under this situation, our customers will get a 100% refund.

4. Please note the decision to cancel is made through evaluation of actual weather situation, number of participants, and other unpredictable factors, not the customer

5. Group size: 3 -5 persons

What’s Included

  • English/Danish speaking guide
  • Transfers from Hotel Hans Egede or Tupilak Office to departure location are included

Not Included

  • Clothing
  • Pick up and transfer from other hotels or locations are not included

Practical Information

FAQ

For this excursion, we receive booking till the 4 days prior to the departure time of the excursion. However, please note that limited seats are provided. Late booking may be unavailable. 

Weather in Greenland can be quite unpredictable, thus, cancellations and reschedule may occur.

If the excursion is cancelled due to weather conditions, failure to reach the minimum number of participants or other unpredictable situations, Arctic Adventure ApS reserves the right to cancel the excursion. For excursions cancelled by Arctic Adventure ApS under this situation, our customers will get a 100% refund.

Please go to “Practical Information” –>” Terms and Conditions” to view the detailed cancellation policy.

For excursions in Kangerlussuaq, transfers from and to Hotel Kangerlussuaq are included. 

For excursions in Ilulissat and Nuuk, please refer to the “Included” and “Not Included” section for detailed information.

For excursions in Sisimiut, transfers starting from Hotel Sisimiut are included.

We strongly advise you to read the “Included” and “Not included” section for detailed information. If there should be any discrepancies about the transfer, the information under “included” and “not included” shall prevail.

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us.

 

EQUIPMENT LIST

  • Other clothing should be picked according to weather that day, you will not get much colder on the glacier as on the ground.
  • Sturdy Hiking Boots – waterproof with good ankle support.
  • Woollen/or thermal windproof hat, which covers your neck (alternatively, thermal face mask);
  • Woollen/or thermal gloves (ideal as a base layer under waterproof gloves or mittens);
  • Woollen/or thermal socks
  • Warm, insulated winter jacket and snow trousers or salopettes;
  • Woollen long sleeved shirts/or thermal shirts
  • Thick sweater and woollen pullovers;
  • Heat pads for hands and feet (especially for dog sled tours).
  • Lip balm, cream and moisturizer

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