Home to the best preserved Norse ruins, Hvalsey, otherwise known as Eastern Settlement, is located near Qaqortorq.

Map of Hvalsey

Nearby landmarks

Trips that visit Hvalsey

On the Trail of Erik the Red

Beginning in Iceland, travel in the footsteps of Erik the Red exploring Southern Greenland where The Vikings settled, before turning northwards up the dramatic west coast. History and spectacular ice, disgorged by West Greenland’s productive glaciers, will be the overriding…

  • 12 or 13 Days
  • $7,298