Aarau Tourism

Aarau (German pronunciation: [ˈaːraʊ], locally [ˈɑːræʊ]) is the capital of the northern Swiss canton of Aargau. The town is also the capital of the district of Aarau. It is German-speaking and predominantly Protestant. Aarau is situated on the Swiss plateau, in the valley of the Aare, on the river's right bank, and at the southern foot of the Jura mountains, and is west of Zürich, and 65 kilometres (40 mi) northeast of Bern. The municipality borders directly on the canton of Solothurn to the west. It is the second-largest town in Aargau after Wettingen. At the beginning of 2010 Rohr became a suburb of Aarau. The official language of Aarau is (the Swiss variety of Standard) German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the Alemannic Swiss German dialect.

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This warm abode of Aarau is a delightful place to visit in Switzerland. Aarau is located at a short trip away from Zurich a major city in Switzerland. Take a short trip from Aarau and set some time aside to explore the Zurich. Dotted with places like Lindenhof, Old Town, Lake Promenade; it will definitely be a good idea. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Aarau is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Aarau before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • How safe is Aarau for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Aarau.

    • Burglary and Theft 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 21.43 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.57 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 32.14 (Low)
    • Safety Index 78.78 (High)
    • Climate Index 77.96 (High)
    • Pollution Index 28.62 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.33 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 147.34 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 81.94 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.82 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Aarau

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.04 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 120.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.22 USD

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