Levin Tourism, New Zealand

Visit Levin - Best of Levin

Levin (Māori: Taitoko) is the largest town and seat of the Horowhenua District, in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand's North Island. It is located east of Lake Horowhenua, around 95 km north of Wellington and 50 km southwest of Palmerston North. The town has a population of 20,300 (June 2015 estimate), making it the 22nd largest urban area in New Zealand, and third largest in Manawatu-Wanganui behind Palmerston North and Whanganui. Levin is a service centre for the surrounding rural area, and a centre for light manufacturing. RJ's Licorice is based in Levin, a confectionary company who plan to celebrate their 21st birthday by making the world's largest allsort.


A place in New Zealand, Levin is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Levin, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Wellington. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Wellington for its bountiful attractions like Museum Of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington Cable Car, Wellington Botanical Garden on your trip to Levin. To explore Levin, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Levin*

  • Levin: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 33.33 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Levin - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.42 (High)
    • Climate Index 99.58 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 10 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 43.06 (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 Levin

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.39 USD

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

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