Northern Greenland

The Far North of is sparsely inhabited and exceptionally cold. Even getting here is an achievement, and getting around is an exercise in planning, as the tourist infrastructure found in other parts of Greenland simply is not present here.
Photo: Slaunger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

is in Northern Greenland. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, formerly known as Thule, in northern is one of the world's northernmost civilian settlements, topped only by on Svalbard and a few military bases. Photo: Mark Parsons, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is home to the largest bird cliff, Apparsuit, and unique wildlife. Photo: Slaunger, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Northern Greenland

Latitude of center
79.7° or 79° 42' north
Longitude of center
-40.1° or 40° 6' west

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