Chorzow Tourism, Poland

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Chorzów [ˈxɔʐuf] (German: Königshütte [ˈkøːnɪçsˌhʏtə]) is a city in Silesia in southern Poland, near Katowice. Chorzów is one of the central districts of the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union - a metropolis with a population of 2 million. It is located in the Silesian Highlands, on the Rawa River (a tributary of the Vistula). Administratively, Chorzów is in the Silesian Voivodeship since 1999, previously Katowice Voivodeship, and before then, the Silesian Voivodeship. Chorzów is one of the cities of the 2.7 million conurbation - the Katowice urban area and within a greater Silesian metropolitan area with the population of about 5,294,000 people. The population within the city limits is 113,162 (June 2009).

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A place in Poland, Chorzow is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Krakow also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Chorzow and set some time aside to explore the Krakow. Dotted with places like Main Market Square, Wawel Royal Castle, St Marys Basilica; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Chorzow, you'll have to take a flight to Krakow; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Chorzow, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Chorzow*

  • Chorzow: Crime and Safety

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

    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Chorzow - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.94 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.92 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.24 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 105.53 (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 Chorzow

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.36 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.65 USD

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

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