Nuuk Tourism

Nuuk, which is also known as Godthab which means Good Hope in Danish, is the administrative centre as well as capital ofGreenland of which it constitutes 25% of the population at 15,000. The city has a lot of high-rise blocks and is many a time blamed for being somewhat soulless. 

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Nuuk

  • Know the pollution level of Nuuk before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 89.29 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.29 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 64.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 60.71 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 57.14 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Nuuk for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nuuk.

    • Burglary and Theft 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 28.57 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.86 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 20.83 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 32.14 (Low)
    • Safety Index 78.5 (High)
    • Climate Index 24.01 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 70.94 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.27 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Nuuk

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 176.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 112.67 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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