Liverpool Tourism, United Kingdom

Visit Liverpool - Best of Liverpool

The Beatles, the popular Liverpool Football Club, crazy nightlife and a fabulous history- that is exactly what Liverpool has to offer to its visitors and even more to its fans! One of the most visited cities in the U.K, Liverpool is a city in almost every traveler’s itinerary.

The foundation of the city was laid down in 1200s and by the 1500s Liverpool was still in its initial stages of development in England. The original map of Liverpool shows 7 streets laid out in the shape on an ‘H’ which still exist- Castle street, Dale street, Chapel Street, Bank street (Water street), Juglar street (Presently known as High Street), Whiteacre (Presently known as Old Hall) street and Moore street.

19th century made Liverpool a quick developing city flourishing in trade which is showcased in its architecture and buildings while the 20th century ushered in the damage of the Second World War as the city was subjected to air-raids.

However what really put the city in UK on the map was its vibrant art scene. The 1960’s ushered in the phenomenal music of The Beatles which soon became American favorite and still is a popular culture all around the world.

Today, the city which has every aspect of culture, uber cool attractions, classic historic pulse and an urban heartbeat which is a perfect for the tourist looking for a 21st century heaven!

Liverpool thrives on tourism, based more on its contribution to the world- the art, popular music and national museums. The warm hospitality and the locals only add to this experience.

Whether you want to visit the place for the Beatles experience, for its art galleries, for pub-hopping or simply to experience its rich culture and fast-paced life, Liverpool has something to offer on your every visit!

Liverpool Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Liverpool tips for your visit

  • Try to pay Bus fares in coins as bank notes are rarely accepted.
  • The summers are known for thunderstorms or heat-waves, do check the weather forecast before you visit Liverpool and take necessary precautions.

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Facts and Stats for Liverpool*

  • Pollution Statistics in Liverpool

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

    • Air Pollution 16.25 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35.42 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39.58 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 22.73 (Low)
  • Liverpool: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 44.5 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.08 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 36 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38 (Low)
    • Attacks 39.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 65.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.5 (Moderate)
  • Living in Liverpool - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Liverpool is 182.24 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.47 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 24.82 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.38 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.54 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 89.8 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.26 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 120.46 (Very 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Liverpool

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 92.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.73 USD

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

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