Home to the best preserved Norse ruins, Hvalsey, otherwise known as Eastern Settlement, is located near Qaqortorq.
Map of Hvalsey
Trips that visit Hvalsey
Follow in the oar strokes of early Vikings as you sail south along the spectacular West Coast of Greenland from Kangerlussuaq to Ivittuut and then across open water to Vinland and Newfoundland making landfall at St. Anthony. You will be…
- 14 Days
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