• Means 'the flat islands'
  • Former spelling is Sâtut
  • The church is from 1927
  • Approx. 225 inhabitants

About Saattut

Saattut is a small settlement that is situated 26 kilometres northeast of Uummannaq. The settlement derives its name from the flat islands on which the settlement is located, which are an unusual sight in a region that's characterised by numerous high fells with steep slopes. The primary occupation in the town is fishing.

Experiences in Saattut


Transportation - Saattut

How do I get there?

Transportation by helicopter.

Fly from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat and go on to Qaarsut with plane. Take the helicopter connection from Qaarsut to Uummannaq and then to Saattut.

How do I get around?

By foot or by sea with locals.