Blokzijl Tourism

Blokzijl is a city located southwest of Steenwijk in the province of Overijssel, the Netherlands. Blokzijl grew in the 1580s. During the siege of Steenwijk, the Dutch built there a fortified lock or in local dialect zijl or siel. It received city rights in 1672. Until 1973, it was a separate municipality; it is now part of Steenwijkerland.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Blokzijl, which is a city in Netherlands. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Rotterdam, Netherlands. Rotterdam, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Popular vacation packages of Blokzijl are of 1-2 days.

Blokzijl is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Blokzijl for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Blokzijl.

    • Burglary and Theft 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 22.22 (Low)
    • Drug offense 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 83.33 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety Index 76.8 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.1 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.9 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 87.96 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.35 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 78.28 (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 Blokzijl

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.2 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.76 USD

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