Charlotte Tourism

Visit Charlotte - Best of Charlotte

Commonly known as the Queen City, Charlotte is an entertainment in itself. The city wins tourists by just being there. The attractions simply contribute to the tourism of North Carolina. The city of museums, monuments, gardens, and a whole lot of natural beauty cannot be more appealing to a tourist while choosing a destination for a vacation.

While North Carolina comprises of 16 cities, this queen city bags the title of the biggest city amongst them. The city will take you back in history through its museums and spike the enthusiasm on your trip with its entertaining theme park. Shopping of course is always fun in the city while the nights here never sleep. The city is home to one the best clubs which add to the sparkle of Charlotte’s nightlife. The parks and gardens on the other hand are perfect to unwind on a holiday.

The water bodies in the city call for exciting water sport activities and there’s not a minute when you’d get bored here. The city of Charlotte has everything to complete a perfect holiday and hence tourists have every reason to find themselves in this part of North Carolina.

Charlotte Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Charlotte tips for your visit

  • Carry a rain gear as it rains all year round in the city.
  • If you’re visiting in winter, carry an extra layer of clothing as the temperature drops below 0 degree C.
  • Hire a taxi to travel in the city as it is more convenient.

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Facts and Stats for Charlotte*

  • Pollution Statistics in Charlotte

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

    • Air Pollution 22.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 38.24 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.31 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.41 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 26.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.53 (Low)
  • Charlotte: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 43.24 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.84 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.92 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 30.41 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.3 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 35.81 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.65 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.76 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.49 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.62 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.78 (Moderate)
  • Living in Charlotte - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Charlotte is 190.29 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.01 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.03 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.4 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 41.66 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.39 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.48 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.69 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 138.62 (Very High)
    • 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 Charlotte

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.04 USD

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

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