Visit Haifa - Best of Haifa

Haifa District (Hebrew: מחוז חיפה‎‎, Mehoz Ḥeifa; Arabic: منطقة حيفا‎‎) is an administrative district surrounding the city of Haifa, Israel. The district is one of seven administrative districts of Israel, and its capital is Haifa. The district land area is 864 km2 (299.3 mi2). According to the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics data for 2011: [1]Total population: 926,700 (2011)Ethnic :Arabs: 233,000 (25.1%)Jews: 642,700 (69.4%)Others: 51,000 (5.5%)Religious :Jews: 642,700 (69.4%)Muslims: 192,300 (20.8%)Druze: 24,300 (2.6%)Christians: 22,900 (2.5%)Not classified: 44,400 (4.8%)


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Haifa in Israel is an ideal destination for a vacation! The nearest major city to Haifa is Jerusalem. Jerusalem, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Old City, Western Wall, Yad Vashem. To reach Haifa, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Atarot Airport. A vacation to Haifa can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Haifa is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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Facts and Stats for Haifa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Haifa

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

    • Air Pollution 80.43 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.94 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 56.94 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 39.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 58.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Haifa: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 38.41 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.79 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50.58 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 32.93 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.13 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 30.49 (Low)
    • Drug offense 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.66 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65.24 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.1 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.14 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.5 (Moderate)
  • Living in Haifa - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Haifa is 148.36 (High)

    • Safety Index 64.21 (High)
    • Climate Index 93.57 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 73.48 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.44 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.14 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.94 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 90.61 (Moderate)
    • 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 Haifa

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 58.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 113.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.06 USD

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

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