Doetinchem Tourism

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Doetinchem (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdutɪnˌxɛm] ; Low Saxon: Deutekem) is a city and municipality in the east of the Netherlands. It is situated along the Oude IJssel (Old IJssel) river in a part of the province of Gelderland called the Achterhoek . The municipality had a population of 56,436 in 2014 and consists of an area of 79.66 km2 (30.76 sq mi) of which 0.60 km2 (0.23 sq mi) is water. This makes Doetinchem the largest town (by population) in the Achterhoek. On 1 January 2005, a municipal restructuring merged the neighbouring municipality of Wehl as well as the Zelhelmse Broek area with Doetinchem.


This warm abode of Doetinchem is a delightful place to visit in Netherlands. After your splendid visit to Doetinchem, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Rotterdam. Rotterdam, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. Also, to reach Doetinchem, you'll have to take a flight to Rotterdam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Doetinchem*

  • Pollution Statistics in Doetinchem

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.43 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 10.71 (Very Low)
  • Doetinchem: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 27.94 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 4.69 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 23.53 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.47 (Low)
    • Attacks 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 33.82 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 97.06 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 82.35 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.88 (Low)
  • Living in Doetinchem - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Doetinchem is 206.47 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 77.56 (High)
    • Climate Index 85.32 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.65 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 52.6 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.3 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 92.36 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.4 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 142.25 (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 Doetinchem

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.88 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 109.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 89.41 USD

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

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