Upernavik Tourism

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Upernavik (Kalaallisut: "Springtime Place") is a small town in the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland, located on a small island of the same name. With 1,181 inhabitants as of 2013, it is the twelfth-largest town in Greenland. Owing to the small size of the settlement, everything is within walking distance. It contains the Upernavik Museum. It is the northern-most town in Greenland with a population of over 1,000.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Upernavik in Greenland. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Upernavik like a local. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Upernavik*

  • Living in Upernavik - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index -6.4 (Low)
    • 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.

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