Almere Tourism

Almere (Dutch pronunciation: [ɑlˈmeːrə] ) is a planned city and municipality in the province of Flevoland, Netherlands, bordering Lelystad and Zeewolde. The municipality of Almere compromises 6 official districts and boroughs. These are the districts Almere Stad (which is further split up into Almere Stad Oost, Almere Stad West and Almere Centrum), Almere Buiten and Almere Pampus (which is currently being designed), and the boroughs of Almere Haven, Almere Hout and Almere Poort. 4 of them also feature official district/borough offices. Furthermore, it also compromises of the unofficial historic district and neighborhood Oostvaardersdiep, which has an active semi-self-governing community, and the planned district of Almere Oosterwold. Almere is the newest city in the Netherlands: the land on which Almere sits, the Southern Flevoland Polder, was reclaimed from the IJsselmeer in 1959-68. The first house was finished in 1976, and Almere became a municipality in 1984. It has the largest population of the municipalities in Flevoland with196,290 citizens in 2014 and the 7th largest in the Netherlands. In October 2007, the city council of Almere made agreements with the government to expand the city to 350,000 inhabitants by 2030.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Almere in Netherlands. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Almere like a local. The nearest major city to Almere is Rotterdam. Add Rotterdam to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. Also, to reach Almere, you'll have to take a flight to Rotterdam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Almere are of 1-2 days.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Almere that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20 (Low)
  • How safe is Almere for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Almere.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.72 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 5.88 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 27.94 (Low)
    • Attacks 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 29.17 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76.39 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.17 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Almere is 209.63 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.76 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.36 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.45 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.88 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.79 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.42 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.69 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 134.35 (Very 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 Almere

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.29 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 99.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.3 USD

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