Harwich Tourism

Harwich /ˈhærɪtʃ/ is a town in Essex, England and one of the Haven ports, located on the coast with the North Sea to the east. It is in the Tendring district. Nearby places include Felixstowe to the northeast, Ipswich to the northwest, Colchester to the southwest and Clacton-on-Sea to the south. It is the northernmost coastal town within Essex. Its position on the estuaries of the Stour and Orwell rivers and its usefulness to mariners as the only safe anchorage between the Thames and the Humber led to a long period of maritime significance, both civil and military. The town became a naval base in 1657 and was heavily fortified, with Harwich Redoubt, Beacon Hill Battery, and Bath Side Battery. Harwich today is contiguous with Dovercourt and the two, along with Parkeston, are often referred to collectively as Harwich.

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If you are looking for travel information of Harwich in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. When planning a trip to Harwich, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of London. Attractions in London include The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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

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

    • Air Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 40 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Harwich for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Harwich.

    • Burglary and Theft 61.36 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 56.82 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.55 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.09 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.18 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 55 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.91 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 63.64 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 34.09 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 45.31 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.41 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 49.31 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.88 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.5 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.92 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.08 (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 Harwich

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.2 USD

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

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