Katwijk Tourism

Visit Katwijk - Best of Katwijk

Katwijk () is a coastal municipality and town in the province of South Holland, which is situated in the mid-western part of the Netherlands. The Oude Rijn ("Old Rhine") river flows through the town and into the North Sea. Katwijk is located on the North Sea, northwest of Leiden and 16 km north of The Hague. It shares its borders with the municipalities of Noordwijk, Teylingen, Oegstgeest, Leiden, and Wassenaar. In January 2016, Katwijk had a population of 64.169 and covers an area of 31.13 km2 (12.02 sq mi), of which 6.59 km2 (2.54 sq mi) is water. Katwijk is by far the largest town in the Duin- en Bollenstreek ("Dune and Bulb Region").

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Planning a vacation to Katwijk 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. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Katwijk. To reach Katwijk, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Rotterdam The Hague Airport. A vacation to Katwijk 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 Katwijk*

  • Pollution Statistics in Katwijk

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

    • Air Pollution 27.27 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17.86 (Very Low)
  • Katwijk: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 20.31 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 10 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 23.44 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.81 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.19 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 79.69 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.13 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.33 (Low)
  • Living in Katwijk - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Katwijk is 186.89 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 79.93 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.19 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 20.53 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.4 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.72 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 83.67 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.1 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 76.98 (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 Katwijk

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.21 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 97.03 USD

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

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