Aldtsjerk Tourism

Aldtsjerk (Dutch: Oudkerk) is a small village on the highway from Leeuwarden to Dokkum. It is part of Tytsjerksteradiel, Friesland, the Netherlands and had 693 inhabitants as of 2008. Its annual festivities include the Doarpsfeest, including a parade, held in the summer.Local landmarks include the Heemstra State, former residence of the aristocratic Sminia family. The village's main road, the van Sminiaweg is about 1.5 km long and named after the Sminia family.The village also houses a former baker who was quite famous for his Oranjekoek and Suikerbrood, but who retired in 2000 when the euro was introduced.Local shopping facilities are scarce: the nearest grocery market is located in Oentsjerk, about three kilometers outside town limits. The most notable shop of the town is a bike dealership and a store called Bram en Jannie's, which stands not actually in the village itself, but halfway between Aldtjserk en Oentsjerk.In the center of the village is located the Aldtsjerk church, which was built in 12th century and gives the village its name ("Old Church"). Near the village is the Aldtjserkster mar, a small lake which is an important point on the Elfstedentocht.In Dutch the village is called Oudkerk ("Old Church"); Aldtsjerk is its West Frisian name. It was one of the first Frisian towns to be generally listed under its West Frisian, rather than its Dutch name. The Ouderkerkermolen is a preserved windmill in Aldtsjerk.

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Aldtsjerk in Netherlands offers a unique experience to travellers. Aldtsjerk is located at a short trip away from Amsterdam a major city in Netherlands. Amsterdam, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Aldtsjerk.

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

    • Air Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Aldtsjerk for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Aldtsjerk.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.43 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.57 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 21.43 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 21.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.14 (Low)
    • Attacks 21.43 (Low)
    • Drug offense 28.57 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.43 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.57 (Low)
    • Safety Index 77.18 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.53 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 93.06 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.82 (Low)
    • 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 Aldtsjerk

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 100.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.08 USD

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