Balashikha Tourism

Balashikha (Russian: Балашиха; IPA: [bəlɐˈʂɨxə]) is a city in Moscow Oblast, Russia, located on the Pekhorka River 1 kilometer (0.62 mi) east of Moscow. Population: 215,494 (2010 Census); 147,909 (2002 Census); 135,841 (1989 Census); 92,400 (1970).


Is Balashikha in Russia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. The nearest major city to Balashikha is Moscow. Take a short trip from Balashikha and set some time aside to explore the Moscow. Dotted with places like Kremlin, Red Square, Assumption Cathedral; 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 Domodedovo Moscow Airport. Tour packages of Balashikha are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Balashikha.

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

    • Air Pollution 62.44 (High)
    • Water Pollution 52.1 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.41 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40.43 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 40.65 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.21 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.32 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.04 (Low)
  • How safe is Balashikha for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Balashikha.

    • Burglary and Theft 31.31 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.55 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 34.26 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 76.56 (High)
    • Car Stealing 37.48 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.77 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.11 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 40.06 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.09 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50.47 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.45 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.18 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Balashikha is 104.83 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 58.99 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 55.83 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 61.33 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 52.54 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 43.76 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 60.02 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 18.82 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 57.67 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Balashikha

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.06 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 83.48 USD

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

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