Qaqortoq, Greenland

Qaqortoq is a town in the Kujalleq municipality and the largest town in southern Greenland. It is a beautiful colonial town which boasts quaint squares, Greenland’s oldest fountain and a sculpture park, called “Stone and Man”, where art is carved into the rock.

The Qaqortoq Museum offers services in English, Danish, and Kalaallisut. The Great Greenland Furhouse is also a popular tourist attraction. Tourists are offered year-round activities such as kayaking, guided hiking, whale-watching, cross-country skiing, and boating

Things to See & Do

* Colonial town
* The Great Greenland Furhouse
* Stone and Man Exhibit – sculptures
* Qaqortoq Museum
* Mindebrønden fountain

General Information

Cruise Season – May - Oct
Currency – Danish krone (DKK)
Language – Kalaalllisut, Danish
Population – 3,230 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time – GMT minus three hours
International Country Telephone Code + 299

Travel Links - Qaqortoq Heliport operates year-round, linking Qaqortoq with Narsarsuaq Airport and, indirectly, with the rest of Greenland and Europe.