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Sisimiut Discovery Walk



2 hours
Available all year
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Join us on a captivating walk through Sisimiut and delve into the town’s rich history and modern spirit.
  • Discover Sisimiut, Greenland’s second-largest town, where old meets new.

  • Wander along Saaliimiip Aqq and admire the brightly colored colonial houses in the old town.

  • See picturesque Lake Nalunnguarfik, the renowned starting point for many winter pursuits like dog sledding and snowshoeing.

A Vibrant Town

On this guided walking tour, your knowledgeable guide will narrate the history and modern life of Sisimiut. You’ll discover Sisimiut’s old town, with its vibrantly colored colonial houses, and picturesque Lake Nalunnguarfik, the starting point for winter adventures like the Arctic Circle Race. We’ll also pass the bustling meat market, where the pulse of daily life harmonizes with tradition. 

The tour ends at Sisimiut Museum, which you can explore at your leisure.

Practical information

  • Remarks/requirements: Please dress according to the weather. 

  • Walking or Activity information: Involves moderate physical activity, including walking up- and downhill.  

  • Wheelchair accessible: No 

  • Language Availability: English

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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