Hurtigruten offers several Greenland itineraries in the summer months. Similar to the one this story followed is the 12day Discover the Heart of Greenland voyage, which includes flights between Copenhagen and Kangerlussuaq, the fjord-side settlement from where the MS Fram sails. Departs July 20; hurtigruten.com; from US$5,686 per person.
Quark Expeditions’ 15day Greenland Explorer cruise (which includes two nights in Reykjavík) will explore the fjordlands of the island’s south and west coasts aboard the recently renovated Ocean Adventurer. Departs August 7; quark expeditions.com; from US$7,495 per person.
Sailing on the 81-cabin National Geographic Explorer, Lindblad Expeditions’ Exploring Greenland and the Canadian High Arctic traces western Greenland’s rugged
fjords and navigates the entrance to Canada’s legendary Northwest Passage over the course of 16 days. Departs August 6; expeditions.com; from US$13,990 per person.