Arctic Canada

Aujuittuq (Grise Fiord)

Cruise Season

July to August; depending on weather..

Time In Destination

Varies by community; some cruise ship itineraries show 3 to 6 hours.

Average Onshore Spending

On average, cruise passengers spend $325 between 4 to 5 stops where the first and last communities benefit the most.

Typical Cruise Lines Visiting The Port

Adventure Canada

Snapshot Of Existing Shore Excursions

  • Meeting members of the community to learn about their way of life.
  • This community has pre / post cruise overnights / visits.


Opportunities For Indigenous Experiences

Communities may need to develop more experiences for cruise passengers as the demand for Arctic cruises increases. Parks Canada has designed workshops to help communities with the development and implementation of tourism experiences.  

Industry partners that can help develop experiences for cruise lines in your region

Nunavut Tourism

Colleen Dupuis – CEO

Parks Canada