Barakaldo Tourism

Barakaldo is a city in the Basque Country in Spain. It is located in the Biscay (Bizkaia) province, administratively included in the "Basque Autonomous Community", on the left bank of the Estuary of Bilbao.Barakaldo is part of Bilbao's metropolitan area (Greater Bilbao), and its official population at the 2011 census was 100,061 inhabitants living on a land area of 29.39 km2 (11.35 sq mi). The area has an industrial river-port heritage and has undergone significant redevelopment with new commercial and residential areas replacing the once active industrial zones.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Barakaldo in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Barakaldo like a local. After your splendid visit to Barakaldo, you can proceed to an important near-by city of San Sebastian. Take a short trip from Barakaldo and set some time aside to explore the San Sebastian. Dotted with places like La Concha Beach, Parte Vieja, Mount Igueldo , The Funicular And The Amusement Park; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Barakaldo, you'll have to take a flight to San Sebastian; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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

    • Air Pollution 27.17 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 23.53 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.94 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7.35 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.06 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.44 (Low)
  • How safe is Barakaldo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Barakaldo.

    • Burglary and Theft 50.61 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 61.59 (High)
    • Car Stealing 46.34 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 51.25 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.34 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.78 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 42.07 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.41 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Barakaldo is 165.38 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 47.15 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.65 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.17 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.08 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.17 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 87.37 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.73 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 72.62 (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 Barakaldo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.81 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 93.64 USD

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