About Tasiusaq (Upernavik)
The northernmost of the two settlements, which is called Tasiusaq, is found 71 kilometres north of Upernavik in the Municipality of Qaasuitsup. Here there's a Pilersuisoq grocery store and even a kiosk, fish factory and a church.
Hunting and fishing are the primary occupations in the settlement, and the catch is received for processing at the local fish factory. In the service building there's a hall adjoined by a kitchen, in addition to which you can wash your clothes and take a shower.
Transportation - Tasiusaq (Upernavik)
How do I get there?
Transportation by helicopter.
Fly from Kangerlussuaq to Ilulissat and go on to Upernavik with plane. Take the helicopter connection from Upernavik to Tasiusaq.
How do I get around?
By foot or by sea with locals.
Dogsleds are a frequent means of transportation during winter and spring.