Forchheim Tourism

Forchheim is a large town in Upper Franconia (German: Oberfranken) in northern Bavaria, and also the seat of the administrative district of Forchheim. Forchheim is a former royal city, and is sometimes called the “Gateway to the Franconian Switzerland”, as the region is known. Its population, as of December 2013, was 30,705, and its land area is 44.95 square kilometres (17.36 square miles). Its position is 49° 44' N, 11° 04' E and its elevation is 265 metres (869 feet) above sea level.

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A place in Germany, Forchheim is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Forchheim, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Weimar. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Weimar for its bountiful attractions like Goethe National Museum And Home, Herzogin Anna Amalia Bibliothek, Bauhaus Museum on your trip to Forchheim. Tour packages of Forchheim are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Forchheim before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Forchheim for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Forchheim.

    • Burglary and Theft 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 21.88 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 21.43 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.13 (Low)
    • Drug offense 31.25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 34.38 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Forchheim is 221.87 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 76.73 (High)
    • Climate Index 78.84 (High)
    • Pollution Index 17.72 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 9 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.11 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.4 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 135.81 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Forchheim

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 51.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.03 USD

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