Why travel with us?
Five good reasons to travel with Altaï Greenland
1. Our location
For 15 years we have been organizing active trips and expeditions from our in-country basecamps. We are located in Greenland and run trips from February to September every year. It it is a country we love and our local knowledge is unbeatable. We are able to run trips in remote isolated destinations and to explore those hidden gems which truly are 'off the beaten track'. Our location also means that we have no need for middlemen; we can provide fair prices for everyone and are able to uphold our strict Responsible Tourism policies.
2. Our expertise
We are specialists in wilderness and adventure tourism. We offer active holidays in the unspoilt nature - real adventures. A lot of our accommodation choices are rustic but we love our no frills, back to basics options. Why splash out on a fancy hotel and support mass tourism when you spend the night with locals in a warm communal guesthouse eating local food and hearing traditional tales? Our small group sizes enable us to offer authentic adventures in some of the most isolated locations in the world. We take our Sustainable Tourism policies very seriously and carefully monitor our impact on the environment and local communities.
3. Our professional team
Armed with an abundance of experience and a wealth of knowledge our professional team know the country inside out. Our highly qualified guides are all English speaking outdoor practitioners who have a passion for everything Greenlandic. You are in safe hands with our dedicated team.
4. Our quality equipment
We are proud of our state of the art equipment and we take care to store and maintain it correctly. We can provide all of the technical equipment needed for our activities from snow boots and skis to sea kayaks and gloves. We stock quality equipment for all sizes; suitable for all levels including our 'extreme' adventures.
5. Our unwavering focus on safety
Safety is at the heart of absolutely everything we do. Our expert knowledge and meticulous attention to detail enables us to run amazing adventures in some of the most remote and hostile environments. From seatbelt checks to first aid training; from pressure chart reading to safe food handling, nothing escapes our risk assessments. Our highly trained professional team, well-managed quality equipment and impeccable safety protocols are key to our success.