Alkmaar Tourism

(For other uses, see Alkmaar (disambiguation).) Alkmaar [ˈɑl(ə)kmaːr] is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Alkmaar is well known for its traditional cheese market. For tourists, it is a popular cultural destination.

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Is Alkmaar in Netherlands on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. When planning a trip to Alkmaar, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Rotterdam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Alkmaar. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. A holiday in Alkmaar can generally be of 1-2 days.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Alkmaar

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

    • Air Pollution 30.56 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 60 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 32.14 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Alkmaar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Alkmaar.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.59 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 4.76 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 9.09 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 9.09 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 9.52 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 22.73 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 98.86 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 88.64 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.79 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 4.55 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Alkmaar is 171.22 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 86.27 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 88.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 42.63 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 65 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.14 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.61 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.15 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 108.79 (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 Alkmaar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 95.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 102.02 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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