Mariestad Tourism

Visit Mariestad - Best of Mariestad

Mariestad is a locality and the seat of Mariestad Municipality, Västra Götaland County, Sweden. It had 15,591 inhabitants in 2010. It was until 1997 the capital of the former Skaraborg County and an episcopal see in the Church of Sweden between 1583 and 1646.


If you are looking for travel information of Mariestad in Sweden, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Gothenburg also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Mariestad and set some time aside to explore the Gothenburg. Dotted with places like Liseberg Amusement Park, Slottsskogen, Botaniska Tradgarden; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Mariestad, you'll have to take a flight to Gothenburg; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Mariestad can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Mariestad*

  • Mariestad: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 31.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.88 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.63 (Moderate)
  • Living in Mariestad - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 61.33 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.61 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 81.94 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.44 (Very Low)
    • 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 Mariestad

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.48 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 108.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.08 USD

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

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