Debrecen Tourism, Hungary

Visit Debrecen - Best of Debrecen

One of the coziest retreats in Hungary, Debrecen has an outstanding history, colorful culture and abundant natural bounty. One of the most prominent cities in Hungarian history, it was a capital of the country for a long time and is also the birthplace of Democratic Hungary. It is the second largest city in Hungary after Budapest, the capital.

Located in the Carpathian Basin, the city is a hotpot for folk culture, art and sports. There are around ten museums in the city. Historical monuments and statues adorn the quiet city.

The Mediterranean Aqua Park is the ultimate relaxation and leisure centre and welcomes tourists from all over the world. Debrecen is the access point for the UNESCO world heritage site of Hortobagy National Park that has stunning natural rock formations dating back to ten thousand years, rare flora and fauna.

Visit Debrecen, Hungary and explore this spectacular city with a perfect amalgamation of history, art and culture!

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Facts and Stats for Debrecen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Debrecen

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

    • Air Pollution 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Debrecen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 10 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.83 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70.83 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.17 (Low)
  • Living in Debrecen - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Debrecen is 165.84 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 81.41 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 79.07 (High)
    • Pollution Index 38.67 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 16.89 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.78 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.89 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.91 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.34 (Low)
    • 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 Debrecen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.2 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 59.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 59.44 USD

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

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