Baden Tourism

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Baden (German for "Baths"), sometimes unofficially, to distinguish it from other Badens, called Baden bei Zürich ("Baden near Zürich") or Baden im Aargau ("Baden in Aargau"), is a municipality in Switzerland. It is the seat of the district of Baden in the canton of Aargau. Located 25 km (16 mi) northwest of Zürich in the Limmat Valley (Limmattal) mainly on the western side of the Limmat, its mineral hot springs have been famed since at least the Roman era. Its official language is (the Swiss variety of Standard) German, but the main spoken language is the local Alemannic Swiss German dialect. Its population in 2010 was over 18,000.


Is Baden in Switzerland on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. After your splendid visit to Baden, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Zurich. Add Zurich to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Lindenhof, Old Town, Lake Promenade. Also, to reach Baden, you'll have to take a flight to Zurich; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Baden are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Baden*

  • Pollution Statistics in Baden

    Know the pollution level of Baden before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Baden: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Baden for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Baden.

    • Burglary and Theft 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 91.67 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Living in Baden - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 91.67 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 77.96 (High)
    • Pollution Index 41.38 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 77 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 84.03 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.59 (Low)
    • 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Baden

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Baden

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.63 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.41 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 134.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 119.21 USD

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

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