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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…
Bay in Disko Bay

Ilulissat Kangerlua

The greatest tourist attraction in all of Greenland is the astonishing Ilulissat Kangerlua (Ilulissat Icefjord), a berg-packed bay fed by the 5km (3mi) wide and 1100m (3608ft) thick glacier Sermeq Kujalleq. The glac…
Museum in Upernavik

Upernavik Old Town Museum

The entire historical district of Upernavik is basically an outdoor museum. The museum itself, Greenland's oldest, is a real surprise. Most interesting is the original qajaq ensemble complete with harpoon, throwing …
Fjord in South Greenland

The Southern Fjords

Astonishingly grand spires of granite soar straight out of Greenland's southernmost fjords like the teeth of an interplanetary crocodile. Climbers rate the rock faces of peaks like Uiluit Qaaqa (Ketil), Ulamertorsua…
in Narsarsuaq

Narsarsuaq Museum

Narsarsuaq Museum, accessed through the Blue Ice Café, is extensive and worth a visit. Displays take you through a variety of historical exhibits on the Norse, sheep farming and the US presence in South Greenla…
in Narsarsuaq

Blue Ice Café

While this is predominantly an information office, there's ice cream and coffee (from a machine) that you can consume at leisure while reading the books. When weather and mosquitoes oblige there's a sunny patio outs…
in Narsaq

Narsaq Museum

The buildings of historic Nordprøven trading station now house the delightful, very visual Narsaq Museum.
in Narsaq

Eskimo Pels

Eskimo Pels is a small factory where local women turn sealskins into designer bags and clothes. There's a decent gift shop attached. Both the wool workshop and the excellent ceramics workshop are presently closed bu…
Greenlandic in Narsaq

Restaurant Klara

Comfortably smart yet reasonably cosy, Narsaq's only restaurant serves extremely generous snowcrab starters, succulent reindeer steaks and a small range of other wholesome, well-cooked local delicacies including min…
Fast Food in Narsaq


This hot-dog wagon parked outside the Timimut Shop puts out plastic tables so you can eat your chips (small/big Dkr12/17) while overlooking A34 harbour.