Information about Oqaatsut

Oqaatsut betyder er en lille bygd beliggende ca. 23 km nord for Ilulissat ved Disko Bugten.

House in Oqaatsut near Ilulissat - North Greenland

Oprindeligt kendt som Rodebay, (rødebugt) blev stedet etableret i det 18. århundrede som handelspost for hollandske hvalfangere. De fleste indtægter kommer nu fra fiskeri og turisme, og der er flere oplevelser i den lille bygd.

Det er bl.a. muligt at spise og overnatte i Oqaatsut, og for ivrige vandrere kan du vandre frem og tilbage emllem bygden og Ilulissat.

Læs mere om Ilulissat og omegn i: Den ultimative rejseguide til Ilulissat

Services near Oqaatsut

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Attractions nearby Oqaatsut

Ilulissat

Ilulissat is the 3rd largest city in Greenland and one of the biggest tourist draw cards for the country. It is home to the UNESCO World Heritage l...

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Ilimanaq

Ilimanaq is a tiny settlement just 15 km south of Ilulissat. During the summer there are several departures from Ilulissat to Ilimanaq, at a near dail...

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Zion's Church

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Ilulissat Icefjord

The Ilulissat Icefjord (Kangia) is one of the most well known and popular tourist attractions in Greenland.   Fed by the Sermeq Kujalleq ...

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Diskobugten

The Disko Bay is named after the Disko island in the middle of the bay. There are 2 villages on the Island, Qeqertarsuaq and the settlement of Kangerl...

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Sermeq Kujalleq | Ilulissat Glacier | Jakobshavn Glacier

The Sermeq Kujalleq Glacier feeds the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Ilulissat Icefjord and is one of the most famous and active glaciers in the world...

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Glacier Lodge Eqi

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Eqi gletsjer

Eqi - The Calving Glacier - Located 80 kilometers north of Ilulissat in the Disko Bay within reach for day tours / trips, and available for accom...

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Aasiaat

Experience the land famous for it seas, as arctic sea creatures, play hide and seek between the waves and icebergs. Aasiaat known for its waters, marv...

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Uummannaq

Experience  the charismatic townsfolk of Uummanaq, explore the wild, wonderful and vast surroundings and get an insight to the daily lives of the...

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Russell Gletsjer

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Punkt 660

Punkt 660 er et sted som for nylig er blevet tilgængeligt efter at det er blevet isfrit. med en scenisk udsigt over indlandsisen ...

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Kangerlussuaq

Greenlands main entrance from the world. A unique place with easy access to plenty of adventures. Experience the amazing Greenlandic Ic...

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Arctic Circle Trail

The well-known Arctic Circle Trail is a 160 km long trail that stretches between Kangerlussuaq and Sisimiut. It is a perfect hike to escape everyday&n...

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Ice Sheet

The Greenlandic ice sheet is the second largest ice sheet in the world. It’s 1.730.000km², and the thickness is usually over 2km, and over ...

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Northern Lights

Northern Lights In Greenland Northern lights experience is on everyone's bucket list, and in order to make it happen, you may choose the rig...

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Apussuit Glacer

Apussuit is a skiing centre on top of a glacier, about 25 km east from Maniitsoq. Apussuit means ‘the big snow’ in West Greenlandic. Apus...

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Qoornoq

Qoornoq is an abandoned settlement in the Nuuk Fjord that has found a new lease on life as a summer get-away for the families of those that used to li...

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Kapisillit

Kapisillit is a settlement in the Nuuk Fjord, about 75km east of Nuuk. The name means "the place with salmon" as the Kapisillit River is the...

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Nuuk Fjord

The Nuuk Fjord (Nuup Kangerlua) is the second-largest fjord system in the world and home to Greenland’s capital city. It is located about 240...

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