South Greenland is a unique part of Greenland, with great contrasts between chilly glaciers and green valleys. Often termed the most beautiful town in Greenland, Qaqortoq is picturesquely set between the fjord and the nearby lake. Most of the colourful houses here have ”million dollar views”. Qaqortoq is the largest in town Southern Greenland, but still easily traversed on foot, giving you an idea of the size of Greenlandic towns.
Let the great Arctic outdoors set you free
Hiking in Greenland induces an unparalleled sense of freedom. No stressful schedules, no crowded places or noise - just a mighty nature untouched by humans and unaltered for thousands of years. This scenic hike takes you through the town of Qaqortoq and then to the great lake that serves as a recreational area for the people living here. You will follow hiking trails flanked by bold rock formations and purple Arctic flowers, circling the lake that is beautifully embedded in the surrounding hills.