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4 days in Nuuk with the best from both worlds


Photo by Aningaaq R Carlsen – Visit Greenland

This itinerary presents a blend of natural splendor and cultural richness. Ascend Mount Quassussuaq for breathtaking fiord views, savor the tranquility of Kapisillit with immersive activities and serene accommodations, and return to Nuuk for a day of cultural discovery, from the National Museum to local artistry.

Day 1

The city from above

  • Guided hike to the top of mount Quassussuaq. Enjoy your first Greenlandic dinner overlooking the world’s second-largest fiord

Day 2-3

Kayak, Hike & Explore in Kapisillit

  • Catch the boat in the morning to the functioning village Kapisillit and enjoy the fiord scenery on your way (2 hours)
  • Settle in your cabin and feel the calm and beauty fill you up. All meals and activities are included.
  • Spend your days exploring the village, kayaking or hiking around Kapisillit e.g. the 10 km. ice fiord trail

Day 4

Cultural immersion

  • Pick up in the morning and head back to Nuuk
  • Visit the National Museum – guided or by your self
  • Time by yourself to visit local crafts and design shops and enjoy city life
  • Farwell dinner – tasting menu at a local restaurant

Possibilities to consider

Ajagaq – artworkshop

Katuaq – Nuuk Cultural House

Kittat – a workspace where the traditional Greenlandic costume is made

National Museum

National Theater

Nuuk Art Museum

Nuuttoqaq – Nuuk Local Museum

We have a great variety of tour operators specializing in giving our guests the best experience in the capital region. Please have a look at our website for an updated list of operators. The ones mentioned below are all relevant to the tours and activities described. They are listed alphabetically: