Marburg Tourism

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Marburg is a university town in the German federal state (Bundesland) of Hessen, capital of the Marburg-Biedenkopf district (Landkreis). The town area spreads along the valley of the river Lahn and has a population of approximately 72,000. Having been awarded town privileges in 1222, Marburg served as capital of the landgraviate of Hessen-Marburg during periods of the fifteenth to seventeenth centuries. The University of Marburg was founded in 1527 and dominates the public life in the town to this day.

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A place in Germany, Marburg is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Marburg is located at a short trip away from Mannheim a major city in Germany. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Mannheim for its bountiful attractions like The Main Tower, The Goethe House, Sachsenhausen on your trip to Marburg. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Mannheim City Airport. Tour packages of Marburg are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Marburg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Marburg

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Marburg: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Marburg - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 54.69 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (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 Marburg

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.84 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.78 USD

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

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