Grenchen Tourism, Switzerland

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Grenchen (French: Granges) is a municipality in the district of Lebern in the canton of Solothurn in Switzerland. It is located at the foot of the Jura mountains between Solothurn and Biel, approximately 25 km (16 mi) north of Bern. With over 16,000 inhabitants, it is one of the larger towns of the canton of Solothurn. The city is well known for its watch industry, that has been present for more than 150 years. Grenchen is the 2008 winner of the Wakker Prize for architectural heritage. Jura-Sternwarte Grenchen is located at Grenchen.

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Grenchen in Switzerland awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Grenchen. A gripping city on its own right, Zurich also deserves a visit. Add Zurich to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Lindenhof, Old Town, Lake Promenade. Popular vacation packages of Grenchen are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Grenchen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Grenchen

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

    • Air Pollution 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Grenchen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 15.32 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.74 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 9.68 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 14.52 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.06 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 16.38 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 13.71 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 30.65 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.97 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 79.84 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.69 (Low)
  • Living in Grenchen - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Grenchen is 195.92 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 83.08 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 75.79 (High)
    • Pollution Index 11.73 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 21 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 123.8 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 68.46 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.39 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 117.08 (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 Grenchen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.4 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.51 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 53.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 108.89 USD

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

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