Maidstone Tourism

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(For other uses, see Maidstone (disambiguation).) Maidstone is the county town of Kent, England, 32 miles (51 km) south-east of London. The River Medway runs through the centre of the town, linking it with Rochester and the Thames Estuary. Historically, the river was a source and route for much of the town's trade as the centre of the agricultural county of Kent, known as the Garden of England. There is evidence of a settlement in the area dating back to before the Stone Age. The town is in the borough of Maidstone. In 2011, the town had a population of 113,137, about 73 per cent of the population of the borough. Maidstone's economy has changed over the years from being involved in heavy industry, to more light industry and service industries.

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If you are looking for travel information of Maidstone in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, London also deserves a visit. Add London to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. Also, to reach Maidstone, you'll have to take a flight to London; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Maidstone*

  • Maidstone: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 55 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 55 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65 (High)
    • Attacks 40 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 60 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 70 (High)
  • Living in Maidstone - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 50.16 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 75 (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 Maidstone

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.61 USD

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

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo
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