Top things to do in Ilulissat

Top Choice Fusion in Ilulissat

Restaurant Ulo

Greenlandic staples like halibut and muskox get an imaginative twist at this fusion restaurant in Hotel Arctic. The chefs' love of local ingredients shines through in flourishes like angelica butter and bread season…
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Emanuel A Petersen Art Museum

Greenlandic landscapes are on view at the Emanuel A Petersen Art Museum, where most of the works are by the eponymous Danish artist. Petersen (1894-1948) was a prolific painter, and during his career he made several…
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Hunting & Fishing Museum

The newly renovated Hunting & Fishing Museum emphasises the hunting and fishing traditions of the polar Inuit, and contains both traditional and modern tools, implements and conveyances, as well as a wooden dory…
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Arctic Midnight Orienteering Festival

Ilulissat hosts the Arctic Midnight Orienteering Festival each July. The event has challenging 5km, 10km, 15km and 20km courses across rough terrain. Races are held in the midnight sun, with courses of varying degre…
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Café Ferdinand

This airy brasserie is an excellent place to crack open a snow crab or tuck into lamb curry. Fuel up on meals ranging from tapas or burgers to fish of the day in this casual eatery inside swish Hotel Arctic.
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Café Hong Kong

Takeaway staples like burgers, fish and stir-fries make this tiny chain eatery a top choice for hungry budget travellers. There are vegetarian choices too, a rarity in carnivorous Greenland.
Live Music in Ilulissat

Restaurant & Bar Naleraq

Even at the edge of the world there's a bar to prop up. Grab casual eats at grungy Bar Naleraq and stay after dark for a calendar of live music from rock to electronica.
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Café Iluliaq

Bright, modern and buzzing, this little place with plenty of outdoor seating has sandwiches, burgers and salads, substantial meaty mains, and some excellent Thai food.
SUPERMARKET in Ilulissat


Pisiffik supermarket, on Alanngukasik and Noah Møgårdip Aqq;, has an enormous selection of fresh and frozen food, plus well-stocked clothing and toiletry sections.
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Panasonic Center

Camera supplies and processing (Dkr89) are available from the Panasonic Center.