Boat tour to Upernaviarsuk

Upernaviarsuk Agricultural Station. Learn of the agriculture in Greenland and the challenges that farmers face.

  • Arctic Agriculture.
  • Green Fields & Icebergs.
  • Training of farmers to be.
  • Smallest forest in Greenland.
  • Difficulty level

    Level 1: Easy - suitable for most people

  • Duration

    1h30

  • Booking code

    G-QAQ7

  • From

    149 €

  • Notices

    Appropriate warm/windstopper jacket, flat shoe/sneakers.

Upernaviarsuk Agricultural Station. Experiments are conducted here with new varieties of livestock, crops, plants and trees that can thrive in Greenland. Upernaviarsuk also includes an agricultural school where aspiring young farmers receive training. The guide will tell you about agriculture in Greenland and the challenges that farmers face in the subarctic climate – including the future possibilities in a situation with a warming climate, as a consequence of Global Warming. 

Practical information: 

  • Language: English.

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate warm/windstopper jacket, flat shoe/sneakers. 

  • Walking information: Pier to the boat only 2 min. / walking from boat to Greenhouse and surroundings 30 min. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.