Edam Tourism

Visit Edam - Best of Edam

Edam (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈeːdɑm] ) is a city in the northwest Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Combined with Volendam, Edam forms the municipality of Edam-Volendam. Approximately 7,380 people live in Edam. The entire municipality of Edam-Volendam has 28,492 inhabitants. The name Edam originates from a dam on the little river E or IJe where the first settlement was located and which was therefore called IJedam. Edam is famous as the original source of the cheese with the same name.

Wikipedia

Planning a vacation to Edam in Netherlands? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. When planning a trip to Edam, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Rotterdam. Attractions in Rotterdam include Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Popular vacation packages of Edam are of 1-2 days.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Edam that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

More about Edam

Explore the travel itinerary planning tool for your visit to Edam and create a flawless plan in few simple steps!

Facts and Stats for Edam*

  • Pollution Statistics in Edam

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Edam: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 34.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 21.88 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.13 (Low)
    • Attacks 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.63 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 84.38 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
  • Living in Edam - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 79.69 (High)
    • Pollution Index 18.97 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.2 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 76.25 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.45 (Very 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 Edam

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.34 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.12 USD

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

Edam Travel Guides

The best trip plans created by users and travel experts that cover the top spots and attractions of Edam

Edam Tours for you

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Edam

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo
0