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exciting adventurous memorable trip to Nuuk

Photo – Matthew Littlewood, VisitGreenland

Nuuk is a treasure trove of experiences, seamlessly blending urban comforts with the wild beauty of the Arctic. In the heart of the city, you’ll find gourmet dining, chic fashion and design stores, along with a rich cultural scene featuring museums, galleries, theaters, and Greenland’s Culture House, all celebrating Greenlandic artistry. When the call of adventure beckons, the wilderness is just a stone’s throw away.
The city offers easy access to the stunning Arctic landscape, inviting you to dive into water activities, hit the ski slopes, or embark on hiking trails mere minutes from urban life.
For a truly unforgettable experience, embark from the old city harbor on a boat journey to explore the world’s second-largest fjord system, teeming with marine life and surrounded by breathtaking vistas. Nuuk is a place where the vibrancy of city life and the serenity of nature coexist, ready for you to explore.


Essential advice on reaching Nuuk, navigating the city, packing essentials, budget-friendly options, and a detailed map to guide your journey.


If you need more information, our Practical Knowledge section
is a great resource for planning your trip to Nuuk.



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Greenland Arctic Xplorers I/S is a 100% Greenlandic owned company based in Nuuk. We are…


Discover comfortable and convenient accommodation options in Nuuk, ranging from cozy bed and breakfasts to modern hotels, tailored to fit your preferences and budget.



Asimut Camp

Asimut Tours offers a unique lodging experience in Greenland with three distinct cabins.

Nuuk City Hostel

Nuuk City Hostel is a newly renovated upscale hostel situated very close to down town…

ABC Cabin

Charter boat trips with Arctic Boat Charter in Nuuk is synonymous with safe, comfortable, and…

Hotel Sydbo

Deluxe new hotel apartments. Close to Nuuk city center and within walking distance to downtown.…

Nuuk Inn & Wellness

Indulge in high-end hotel apartments with stunning ocean views. Centrally located at a nice price,…

Aurora Cabin Kapisillit

Cabin located in the settlement of Kapisillit, a 2.5-hour boat ride from Nuuk.




Igaffik, stands as Nuuk's largest cafeteria.Igaffik, stands as Nuuk's largest cafeteria. It provides breakfast, hot…

Café Pascucci

The popular café situated right in the middle of the mall Nuuk Center, a place…

Restaurant Charoen Porn

A thai gourmet restaurant in Nuuk. Take a bite from Thailand in the capital of…


Restaurant Sarfalik, located at the top floor of Hans Egede, is an intriguing venue featuring…


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Dive into a world of adventure in Nuuk, where diverse activities from cultural exploration to outdoor adventures await to enrich your Greenland experience.


Whether you are an experienced hiker, or a total newbie, the following article will provide you with practical information, recommendations, and inspiration for your Nuuk fjord hiking adventure.