Gelsted Tourism, Denmark

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Gelsted is a small town and parish in northwestern Funen, Denmark. Gelsted is located roughly halfway between Ejby and Aarup, 28 kilometers west of Odense. The parish is located in Middelfart Municipality, and a small portion is located in Assens Municipality, within the Region of Southern Denmark. In January 2014 the town had a population of 1,710 inhabitants, with 37,685 in the parish in total itself. It contains the Gelsted Church. The writer Kirsten Thorup was born in Gelsted; several of her novels are set in the town.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Gelsted in Denmark. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Gelsted like a local. When planning a trip to Gelsted, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Billund. Billund is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Legoland, Lalandia, Givskud Zoo. A vacation to Gelsted can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Gelsted*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gelsted

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

    • Air Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.83 (Low)
  • Gelsted: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 21.05 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.37 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 17.11 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.37 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.26 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.79 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.05 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.11 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.26 (Low)
  • Living in Gelsted - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gelsted is 198.78 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 76.7 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.11 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.8 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 92.25 (High)
    • Health Care Index 86.92 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.66 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 115.58 (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 Gelsted

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.62 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 119.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 110.4 USD

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

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