Ilulissat Tourism, Greenland
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Ilulissat, formerly Jakobshavn or Jacobshaven, is a town in the Qaasuitsup municipality in western Greenland, located approximately 350 km (220 mi) north of the Arctic Circle. With the population of 4,541 as of 2013, it is the third-largest city in Greenland, after Nuuk and Sisimiut. The city is home to almost as many sled-dogs. In direct translation, Ilulissat is the Kalaallisut word for "Icebergs". The nearby Ilulissat Icefjord is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and has made Ilulissat the most popular tourist destination in Greenland. Tourism is now the town's principal industry.The city neighbours the Ilulissat Icefjord, where there are enormous icebergs from the most productive glacier in the northern hemisphere. These white giants are a source of astonishment for both residents and visitors, when the gaze drifts to the wide Disco Bay and when you walk close to the fjord.Wikipedia
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Living in Ilulissat - Quality of Life
Climate Index -9.74 (Low)
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Snowmobile Guided Tour to Oqaatsut from Ilulissat New on TripHobo
Duration: 3 Hrs
Be an arctic adventurer and ride the old snowmobile track across the frozen sea to reach Oqaatsut: an authentic Inuit settlem...Book Now
Northern Lights Guided Tour on Snowshoes with Profesional Photographer New on TripHobo
Duration: 2 Hrs
Join our professional photographer, Inesa Matuliauskaite, on snowshoes, and learn how to best capture the incredible beauty a...Book Now
Northern Lights Guided Tour on Snowmobile from Ilulissat New on TripHobo
Duration: 2 Hrs
On winter evenings, the beautiful northern lights often appear in Ilulissat. Going out riding a snow scooter to experience th...Book Now
Ilulissat Snowshoeing Hike New on TripHobo
Duration: 5 Hrs
During the winter in Greenland, the snow and ice cover the trails in the popular hiking routes, offering an unbeatable scener...Book Now
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