Beersel Tourism

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Beersel (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbeːrsəl]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Flemish Brabant. The municipality comprises the towns of Alsemberg, Beersel proper, Dworp, Huizingen and Lot. On 1 January 2006 Beersel had a total population of 23,433. The total area is 30.01 km² which gives a population density of 781 inhabitants per km². It is close to Brussels; Beersel is approximately 12 km southwest of the center of the city. Beersel is perhaps best known for the "Kasteel van Beersel" (Beersel Castle), built between 1300 and 1310 by Jan II, the Duke of Brabant, as a defense for Brussels. Guillaume Dufay (1397–1474), the most famous European composer of the 15th century, was most likely born in Beersel. Beersel is known for its boterham met plattekaas en radijzen (sandwich with white cheese and radishes), usually served with a geuze beer, and for its mandjeskaas (literally 'basket cheese'), which is a white cheese stored in little baskets. Beersel also has two traditional, authentic geuze breweries, Oud Beersel and 3 Fonteinen.

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Beersel in Belgium awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Beersel. The nearest major city to Beersel is Antwerp. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Antwerp for its bountiful attractions like Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady on your trip to Beersel. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Beersel*

  • Pollution Statistics in Beersel

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

    • Air Pollution 63.84 (High)
    • Water Pollution 46.94 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 68.14 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.27 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 59.31 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 49.02 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 29 (Low)
  • Beersel: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 51.52 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 51.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.98 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.7 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 39.04 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.13 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 53.45 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 52.16 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.8 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 36.88 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.43 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 42.11 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.96 (High)
  • Living in Beersel - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Beersel is 136 (High)

    • Safety Index 48.5 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.56 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 63.64 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.65 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 80.15 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 78.39 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.19 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 85.44 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Beersel

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.74 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 104.84 USD

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

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