Nuuk: Winter vs Summer

Discover 10 spots in Nuuk

We launch a beautiful series of contrasting still photos from the Nation’s capital, taken both in winter and summer. Try sliding or tapping (depending on your device) between two gorgeous photos.

Discover 10 spots on the map!

1

The view from Nuussuaq towards Qinngorput and Mountain Ukussissat (Store Malene)

  • Before-The view from Nuussuaq area towards Qinngorput and Mt.Ukussissat in Nuuk
    After-The view from Nuussuaq area towards Qinngorput and Mt.Ukussissat in Nuuk
    Winter The view from Nuussuaq area towards Qinngorput and Mt.Ukussissat in Nuuk Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

2

Crossing the road in front of blok 4

  • Before-Crossing the road
    After-Crossing the road
    Winter Crossing the road Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

3

The main road of Nuuk towards Hotel Hans Egede

  • Before-The main road of Nuuk
    After-The main road of Nuuk
    Winter The main road of Nuuk Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

Continues further down the pages…

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4

Traffic on the main road in Nuuk

  • Before-Traffic on the main road in Nuuk
    After-Traffic on the main road in Nuuk
    Winter Traffic on the main road in Nuuk After

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

5

From the top of long wooden staircases towards an industrial area

  • Before-One of the industrial areas
    After-One of the industrial areas
    Winter One of the industrial areas Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

6

The Red Church and the Old Nuuk area

  • Before-The Red Church and the Old Nuuk area
    After-The Red Church and the Old Nuuk area
    Winter The Red Church and the Old Nuuk area Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

7

Sunrise over the Nuussuaq area in Nuuk

  • Before-Sunrise over Nussuaq in Nuuk
    After-Sunrise over Nussuaq in Nuuk
    Winter Sunrise over Nussuaq in Nuuk Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

8

the most famous viewpoint in Nuuk, the view from Myggedalen towards the mountain Sermitsiaq

  • Before-One of the famous viewpoint in Nuuk, the view from Myggedalen
    After-One of the famous viewpoint in Nuuk, the view from Myggedalen
    Winter One of the famous viewpoint in Nuuk, the view from Myggedalen Summer

Photo by Rebecca Gustafsson (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

9

Qinngorput harbour

  • Before-Qinngorput harbour
    After-Qinngorput harbour
    Winter Qinngorput harbour Summer

Photo by Mads Pihl (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.

10

Malik, a public swimming pool

  • Before-Malik, public swimming pool
    After-Malik, public swimming pool
    Winter Malik, public swimming pool Summer

Photo by Mads Pihl (Left) & Aningaaq R Carlsen (Right) – Visit Greenland.