Southwest Greenland shopping

in Sisimiut

Arctic Incoming

Arctic Incoming sells a good selection of local crafts and carvings. It also offers a half-day boat trip to Sarfannquaq and Itilleq (Dr495); a two-hour cultural history excursion to Teleøen (Dkr175); an easy four-ho…
in Nuuk

Atuagkat Boghandel

Greenland's largest bookshop has a limited but extremely well-chosen selection of books in English dealing with Greenlandic history, culture, economy, politics and natural history. Maps, and a few guidebooks and pos…
in Nuuk

Pikkori Sports

Sells camping, hiking, fishing and skiing equipment plus all-important anti-mosquito head-nets (Dkr40 to Dkr45). Knowledgeable and extremely obliging staff can offer exploration tips and contacts.
in Nuuk

Nitz Gallery

Framing shop with a small but unrivalled collection of original lithographs and prints by both new and established stars of Greenlandic modern art.
in Nuuk


Greenland's main publisher. The office is most useful to buy Dkr4 postcards and the Birds in Greenland guide (Dkr135).
in Paamiut

Ujaloq Gift Shop

Ujaloq Gift Shop has an attached sealskin workshop and sells decently priced souvenirs.
in Sisimiut

Sisimiut Atuagaarniarfik

Sells souvenir coffee-table books and a few English-language books on Greenlandic topics.
in Nuuk


Small range of Greenlandic jewellery and furs, along with teas and Danish chocolates.
in Nuuk

Nuussuaq branch

There's a small Nuussuaq branch with a small fish market alongside.
in Nuuk

Brugsen supermarket

Brugsen supermarket is well stocked.