Hillegom Tourism

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Hillegom () is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 13.48 km2 (5.20 sq mi) of which 0.56 km2 (0.22 sq mi) is water. Hillegom is part of an area called the Duin- en Bollenstreek ("Dune and Bulb Region"). As such, a large portion of the local economy was traditionally geared to the cultivation of bulb flowers. It is bordered by the municipalities of Bloemendaal, Bennebroek (to the north), Haarlemmermeer (to the east), Lisse (to the south), and Noordwijkerhout (to the west). The name Hillegom is derived from the abbey named Hijlighem (Old Frankish for "Holy Home"). This abbey no longer exists. The current Lord of Hillegom is Jan Six X.

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Planning a vacation to Hillegom in Netherlands? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Rotterdam, Netherlands. Rotterdam, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. Also, to reach Hillegom, you'll have to take a flight to Rotterdam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Hillegom*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hillegom

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

    • Air Pollution 34.38 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Hillegom: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 29.17 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 4.55 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10.42 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 10.42 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20.83 (Low)
    • Attacks 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 97.92 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.22 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 27.08 (Low)
  • Living in Hillegom - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 83.68 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 88.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 48.49 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.77 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 88.19 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.64 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 79.41 (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 Hillegom

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.37 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.41 USD

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

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