Middelkerke Tourism

Middelkerke is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders, on the North Sea, west of Ostend. The municipality comprises the villages of Leffinge, Lombardsijde, Mannekensvere, Middelkerke proper, Schore, Sint-Pieters-Kapelle, Slijpe, Westende and Wilskerke. On January 1, 2006, Middelkerke had a total population of 17,841. The total area is 75.65 km² which gives a population density of 236 inhabitants per km². The first reference of 'Middelkerca' is found in 1218. Before 1876 it mainly was a farming settlement.

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A place in Belgium, Middelkerke is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Antwerp, Belgium. Add Antwerp to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady. Also, to reach Middelkerke, you'll have to take a flight to Antwerp; 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.

Middelkerke is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Middelkerke before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Middelkerke for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Middelkerke.

    • Burglary and Theft 30 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 22.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 20 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 20 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 67.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30 (Low)
    • Safety Index 75.98 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.16 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 15.92 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 78.47 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.34 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Middelkerke

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.59 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.55 USD

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