Chester Tourism

Visit Chester - Best of Chester

Chester is the star city of Cheshire England and is one of the best destinations to go in the country. It has its borders with Wales and is the largest populous settlement of the unitary authority area of Chester. The historic city has magnificent architecture and beautiful sceneries all around. A day’s trip to explore the city and the pre-historic roman walls and buildings is a trip that is a must go.

The city is also a gateway to North Wales region and hence becomes a tourist spot all the year round. The place originated in the Roman-British time and hence holds a lot of historic value in the United Kingdom. But the main attractions in the city are the buildings and places to go, some places are as old as 2000 years old.

The city also offers flavorful and savory food that can be enjoyed in the form of the local cuisine. But that’s not all, as the city is also a great place to enjoy a night out. With wild parties and good clubs you are sure to have a good nightlife experience in the city. The city has everything from picturesque architecture to attractions that are enjoyable for all. The city has something in store for everyone that comes along its way.

Chester Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Chester tips for your visit

  • Pack warm clothes if you are going in winter season as it gets quite chilly.
  • Pack a light raincoat.
  • Carry comfortable shoes and clothes to explore the city better.
  • Carry identification at all times.
  • Carry sunglasses and sunscreen in summers.

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Facts and Stats for Chester*

  • Pollution Statistics in Chester

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

    • Air Pollution 17.11 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 38.64 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Chester: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 43.88 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.18 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.31 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.17 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.69 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.73 (Low)
    • Attacks 38.78 (Low)
    • Drug offense 64.8 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.57 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.63 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.35 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.51 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.06 (Moderate)
  • Living in Chester - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Chester is 191.46 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.06 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.44 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 46.67 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.39 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 90.74 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.91 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 127.95 (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 Chester

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.3 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.54 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.51 USD

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

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