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Sisimiut

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Centre of Sisimiut with the dramatic Palasip Qaqqaa massif in background.

Sisimiut [dead link] (Danish: Holsteinsborg) is a town in Western Greenland region of Greenland.

Get in[edit]

Get around[edit]

Since the distances are very small, everything is walkable. However, a bus runs every 20 minutes a loop through the town. The airport is reachable by taxi.

See[edit]

  • 1 Taseralik (Cultural center), Postbox 3083, +299 862800. Sisimiut cultural center. It hosts a café, internet café, cinema, theatre/concert hall and conference room. It also has changing art on display, typically by contemporary greenlandic artists. Taseralik Culture Center on Wikipedia Taseralik Culture Center (Q2388385) on Wikidata
A traditional Greenlandic peat house, reconstructed at the Sisimiut Museum

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Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

  • Starlight.
  • Pub Raaja.

Sleep[edit]

Go next[edit]

  • 3 Aasivissuit – Nipisat. Inuit Hunting Ground between Ice and Sea. Traditional hunting grounds, reportedly containing remains of 4,200 years of human history. This region was in 2018 added to the UNESCO World Heritage List as a cultural heritage site.
This city travel guide to Sisimiut is a usable article. It has information on how to get there and on restaurants and hotels. An adventurous person could use this article, but please feel free to improve it by editing the page.