Anderlecht Tourism

Anderlecht (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑndərˌlɛxt]; French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃dɛʁlɛkt]) is one of the nineteen municipalities of the Brussels-Capital Region. It is bordered by the City of Brussels, Dilbeek, Forest, Molenbeek-Saint-Jean, Saint-Gilles and Sint-Pieters-Leeuw. There are several historically and architecturally distinct districts within the Anderlecht municipality. On February 1, 2015, the municipality had a population of around 118,414. The total area is 17.74 km² which gives a population density of 6,610 inhabitants per km².


Anderlecht in Belgium offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Anderlecht, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Antwerp. Add Antwerp to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Anderlecht 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 Anderlecht before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 64.32 (High)
    • Water Pollution 43.82 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.11 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.4 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.79 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.8 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.2 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • How safe is Anderlecht for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Anderlecht.

    • Burglary and Theft 49.21 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 51.17 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.58 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.11 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 38.23 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55.95 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50.52 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 51.84 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.88 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.67 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 52.76 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 38.03 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65.37 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Anderlecht is 149.53 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.85 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 83.85 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 62.22 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.42 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.67 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.03 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.45 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 96.61 (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 Anderlecht

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.96 USD

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