Destination Arctic Circle holds Greenland's most important airport - the airport in Kangerlussuaq. The former U.S. Air Force base serves as a hub offering many connections to the smaller airports spread out across Greenland. There are hardly any roads in Greenland but here a 25 km dirt road connects Kangerlussuaq with the mighty ice cap. Nowhere else in Greenland there is easier access to the Greenland ice cap.
The region offers a vast backland with mountains, secluded lakes and the perfect possibility to see musk oxen and other arctic animals, like reindeer and arctic hare, up close.
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- Pretty cold at Point 660 near Kangerlussuaq in GreenlandBjörn Koth
- Taking a break on the way to the Camp Ice CapVisit Greenland - Mads Pihl
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- Musk oxen in GreenlandJens-Pavia Brandt
- Experienced local guides show you the hinterland of Kangerlussuaq in GreenlandVisit Greenland - Mads Pihl