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Eqip Sermia Glacier

#2 of 15 things to do in Ilulissat Features Animals
Eqip Sermia Glacier, Ilulissat, Greenland
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calving glacier is amazing

this place is spectacular to observe the calving of the glacier and the impact of the calving on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frances C
Sydney, Australia

I loved visiting Ilulissat, Greenland and seeing the glacier. So beautiful. A must do in Ilulissat... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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“fast boat” (3 reviews)
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Eqip Sermia Glacier, Ilulissat, Greenland

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is spectacular to observe the calving of the glacier and the impact of the calving on the water, creating waves to tsunami we took the option to stay overnight and this was the greatest idea, not only because you have more time to...More

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I loved visiting Ilulissat, Greenland and seeing the glacier. So beautiful. A must do in Ilulissat, Greenland.

Thank arene_11
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The boat ride is worth it, no question about that. Ilulissat, the Icefjord and the area, are quite simply one of the most amazing things on this planet. The Danish guides were very friendly and helpful, but how come there were no local Greenlandic guides...More

Thank Delaneige
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is a long day trip. The boat ride can get very cold, so dress in many layers! The views are lovely and the glacier is spectacular. We enjoyed this trip very much. We saw lots of whales too!

1  Thank helpfulcritic
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I went with World of Greenland on a day trip up to the glacier. What an epic day! The entire trip was beautiful, but of course the highlight was turning the motor off and eating a great lunch sitting outside watching the glacier repeatedly calve....More

4  Thank Kay B
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The sound of the thunderous roar from the glacier before it calves is just so unforgettable and the sight of it calves is just fantastic.

Reviewed 27 August 2016

You have to take a five-hour boat ride to get there. You can either stay overnight a the Eqi Ice Camp, which is very well organized, but basic, or take a five-hour boat ride, watch the glacier calving for two hours, then ride back to...More

2  Thank vgfisher
Reviewed 20 August 2016

we stayed in the huts and I totally loved the view and the staff, nothing much to do around there except hike around but the view will stay with you forever, the glacier is wonderful, changes all the time and is just stunning. Try and...More

1  Thank lisa026
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I can just suggest to take a local ferry and visit this amazing place... all the words I could add here are truly unrelevant..

Thank gicgab
Reviewed 15 August 2016

It was a long boat ride, over 3 hours one way. The total trip took 8-9 hours. Eqip was awesome, comparable to many other glaciers. While it's called "calving glacier", it didn't calve much when we were there. In spite that, we really enjoyed the...More

Thank GabyVM
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