Axminster Tourism

Axminster is a market town and civil parish on the eastern border of the county of Devon in England, some 28 miles (45 km) from the county town of Exeter. The town is built on a hill overlooking the River Axe which heads towards the English Channel at Axmouth, and is in the East Devon local government district. At the 2001 census, it had a population of 5,626, increasing to 5,761 at the 2011 census. The town contains two electoral wards (town and rural) the total sum of both wards being a population of 7,110. The market is still held every Thursday. Axminster gave its name to a type of carpet. An Axminster-type power loom is capable of weaving high quality carpets with many varying colours and patterns. While Axminster carpets are made in the town by Axminster Carpets Ltd, this type of carpet is now manufactured all over the world.

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Looking for travel information about Axminster? Explore the best travel advice on Axminster, United Kingdom. When planning a trip to Axminster, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Bath. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Bath for its bountiful attractions like Roman Baths Museum, Bath Abbey, The Circus And The Royal Crescent on your trip to Axminster. Tour packages of Axminster are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 22.92 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20.83 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 27.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11.54 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Axminster for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Axminster.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.57 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.72 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.57 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 22.41 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.07 (Low)
    • Drug offense 59.82 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.62 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.31 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.79 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.68 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 62.09 (High)
    • Pollution Index 20.86 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.63 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 63.07 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 83.98 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.72 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 87.85 (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 Axminster

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.09 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 60.96 USD

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