Sailing Greenland Midnight Sun tour on the schooner Maria, 7 – 14 August 2020


Highlights of the trip:

·             We focus on beautiful landscapes and seascapes of Disko Bay, Disko island and Uummanaq fjords. Sail among greatest icebergs in the world in the best available light through the year!

·             Enjoy the walk through Greenlandic settlements reachable only by sea. You have time for travel and people photography during the tour.

·             Hike with us along fjords and icebergs during the midnight.

·             Whale safari. As we spend plenty of time in the sea each day, we should encounter plenty of whales on our way.

·             boat rides each day of the tour! Enjoy the private chartered cruise.



5900 EUR per person twin cabin (7 cabins),
4900 EUR per person triple cabin (3 cabins).


Included in the price:

  • accommodation on the schooner
  • Meals on board (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Private boat charter with a crew
  • Port taxes and fees, fuel
  • Services of professional crew (captain + 5-7 sailors)
  • Services of cook on board

Not included in the price:

– Airfare to and from Ilulissat airport
– Taxi from airport to port (7-10 min)
– Alcoholic beverages
– Visas (if applicable)

What to bring

– DSLR camera with tripod and remote shutter release
– A wide angle lens. For example, Nikkor 14-24 or Canon 17-40. Best lens for use in wide-angle scenes or architecture photography
– A middle-zoom lens such as a 24-70 mm
– A telephoto zoom lens, such as a 70-200 mm. 300 mm with 1.5 TC or 500 mm, 600 mm are recommended for wildlife and bird photography. Be sure to have additional tripod mount to this lens.

– Waterproof and windproof jacket (consider the average temperature 0 – +10 C at nights and +8 – +15 C during the daytime)
– Waterproof pants
– Warm jacket and thermal pants
– Wellingtons or fishing boots

The full list will be sent by mail to participants.