Asperen Tourism

Asperen is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is a part of the municipality of Lingewaal, and lies about 10 km east of Gorinchem on the river Linge. It received city rights in 1313. In Roman times Asperen was the location of the Roman settlement Caspingium from which it takes its name. In 2001, the village of Asperen had 2932 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 0.72 km², and contained 1087 residences. The statistical area "Asperen", which also includes the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3060. Until 1986, Asperen was a separate municipality; until that year, it was located in the province of South Holland. Dirk Willems was a notable resident, as a sixteenth-century martyred Anabaptist - most famous for his act, after escaping from prison, of turning around to rescue his pursuer, who had fallen through thin ice while chasing Willems. This resulted in Willems being recaptured, then tortured and killed for his faith. A number of family surnames and variations originate from this place name, such as Van Asperen, Asperenn, Asperenns, Asperens, Asperene, Asperenes, Asper, Asperren, Aspperen and Aspperens.

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Explore popular vacation packages for Asperen, Netherlands and kick-start your vacation planning for free. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Rotterdam, Netherlands. Take a short trip from Asperen and set some time aside to explore the Rotterdam. Dotted with places like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum; it will definitely be a good idea. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. A holiday in Asperen can generally be of 1-2 days.

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

    • Air Pollution 34.46 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.32 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 26.56 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25.83 (Low)
  • How safe is Asperen for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Asperen.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.37 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 24.4 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.81 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 13.69 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 20.83 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.38 (Low)
    • Attacks 27.44 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.12 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.1 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.77 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.17 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.48 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Asperen is 175.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 70.65 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.16 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.71 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.75 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.78 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.02 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.25 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 85.85 (Moderate)
    • 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 Asperen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.95 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 109.15 USD

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