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Igaliku

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Igaliku

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Igaliko is in Southern Greenland.

Igaliko is a town in Southern Greenland by a trader and colonialist Anders Olsen and Tuperna a Greenlander in 1783. It has a population of 30 people.

Get in[edit]

There is a possibility to come in by boat from the town of Itilleq.

Get around[edit]

The village is small enough to go on foot.

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Igaliko has some very important remains of a Norse settlement known as Garðar. It was the heart of Christianity in Greenland and it was the main place of the bishops; having a Diocese and a cathedral there. it was one of the most important towns in Norse Greenland. There are also remains of other buildings there and around. Seeing the Northern Lights is a must.

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This is said to be the most beautiful town in Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat, with its green fields full of yellow flowers in the summer and sheep roaming around gives nearly a perfect place to relax and enjoy walks. Kayaking in the gigantic fjord is a must too. Also doing rock-climbing or wanting to have an adventure can be done by doing the Illerfissalik (1662m tall).

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Drink[edit][add listing]

There is a café in town; Igaliko café.

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Igaliko Country Hotel. a comfortable accommodation and offers a restaurant and a Café from 800Kr per night..  edit

Contact[edit]

Igaliko Country Hotel [1]

Get out[edit]

Hop on the boat and go and see the nearby villages or go and book a tour to see the inside of Greenland

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