Benthuizen Tourism

Benthuizen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 1 km east of Zoetermeer. In 2001, the town of Benthuizen had 3215 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.51 km², and contained 1110 residences.The statistical area "Benthuizen", which also can include the peripheral parts of the village, as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 3450. Benthuizen has a long history that goes back to the beginning of the 12th century, it was then that the village was described for the first time. Until 1991 Benthuizen was an independent municipality in that year the municipality became part of the larger municipality Rijneveld. In 1993 the name was changed to Rijnwoude. The HSL-Zuid being constructed passes Benthuizen on the eastern side. Also the new Bentwoud (forest) is planted to the east of Benthuizen. Benthuizen has several buildings that are officially designated monuments. One of these is the historic windmill known as molen de Haas.

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If you are looking for travel information of Benthuizen in Netherlands, you've come to the right place. The nearest major city to Benthuizen is Rotterdam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Benthuizen. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. A holiday in Benthuizen can generally be of 1-2 days.

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

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 10.42 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.08 (Low)
  • How safe is Benthuizen for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Benthuizen.

    • Burglary and Theft 23.86 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.05 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 9.52 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 21.59 (Low)
    • Drug offense 34.09 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.18 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.27 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.27 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.59 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.76 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Benthuizen is 196.59 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 79.46 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 20.44 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.88 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 81.04 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.25 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 91.65 (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 Benthuizen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.04 USD

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

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