Ilulissat is located approximately 350 km north of the Arctic Circle. With the population of 4,905 it is the third-largest city in Greenland, after Nuuk and Sisimiut. In direct translation, Ilulissat means "Icebergs". The nearby Ilulissat Icefjord is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and has made Ilulissat the most popular destination in Greenland.