Paamiut (fka Frederikshab) is a port town in Sermersooq (southwestern Greenland), on the Labrador Sea's coast. It has population of around 1,500, ranking it the Greenland's 8th-largest town.
- The town was founded in 1742 as Frederikshaab (aka Frederick's Hope) by Jacob Severin's company. The early community prospered on fur trading and whale products.
- The town's industry is based on commercial fishing.
- One of the Greenland's finest Norwegian-style churches was built in Paamiut in 1909. There is also a museum housed in original buildings from the 20th century, including a carpenter workshop and salt warehouse.
- In summer 2014, the Danish Royal Family visited Paamiut as part of its official tour of Greenland.
- Paamiut is a port of call for the Arctic Umiaq Line (ferry company).
- In 2007 was opened the Paamiut Airport (by Greenland Airports) offering flight connections to Nuuk and Narsarsuaq served by the domestic airline Air Greenland.
Paamiut Greenland was included as port of call in the Northwest Passage cruises of the following passenger ships:
The Paamiut cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Paamiut, Greenland.
If you lose the Paamiut location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Paamiut cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Paamiut, Greenland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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20 July, 2017
25 July, 2017