Greenland / Kalaallit Nunaat
Kalaallit Nunaat ..native name of Greenland.
Greenland is our speciality, with deep knowledge and personal relations.
Everything we operate is done in close co-operation with local operators, all around the coast, to make your wishes possible.
Itinerary developing and planning
Guide service on-board cruise ships
We plan and coordinate everything with local partners onsite. You only have to communicate with Vela Nordic.
We aim to deliver the best service and quality through our knowledge and experiences, having sustainability in mind.
Day Tours, Busses & other travel services
Customized tours and luxury travel
-where shore excursion programs can be provided
There are many more beautiful and interesting settlements and nature sites to visit in Greenland.
To gain an overview of your possibilities, please send us your itinerary or ideas and we will revert with a possible program incl. possible places to visit, shore excursions, lectures and new ideas.
Facts about Kalaallit Nunaat
Land area: approx. 2.16 million km² (836,330 square miles)
Ice free land area: is around the size of Sweden in Scandinavia
Ice covered area: approx. 80 percent
Population: approx. 55 992 people live on the ice free land
Official language: Greenlandic and Danish
Hello: Aluu – Hej
Goodbye: Baaj – Farvel
See you: Takuss – Vi ses
Thank you: Qujanaq – Tak
Yes/No: Aap / Naamik – Ja / Nej
Valuta: Danish kroner
National day: 21st of June
Inuit: means “people” and is used in the Arctic regions of Greenland, Canada and Alaska