Miskolc Tourism

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Miskolc (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈmiʃkolt͡s] , Slovak: Miškovec, German: Mischkolz, Romanian: Mișcolț) is a city in northeastern Hungary, known for its heavy industry. With a population of 161,265 (1st Jan 2014) Miskolc is the fourth largest city in Hungary (behind Budapest, Debrecen, and Szeged, the second-largest with agglomeration). It is also the county capital of Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén and the regional centre of Northern Hungary.


Home to pretty treasures, Miskolc is Hungary's best kept secret. A gripping city on its own right, Budapest also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Budapest for its bountiful attractions like Hortobagy National Park, Big Forest Aquarium, Mediterranean Spa, Water Park, Debrecen Zoo And Amusement Park on your trip to Miskolc. To reach Miskolc, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Budapest Airport. Tour packages of Miskolc are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Miskolc*

  • Pollution Statistics in Miskolc

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • Miskolc: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 66.67 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 77.78 (High)
    • Car Stealing 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 61.11 (High)
    • Attacks 66.67 (High)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 27.78 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 63.89 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Miskolc - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 37.4 (Low)
    • Climate Index 74.67 (High)
    • Pollution Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 44.49 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 26.85 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.89 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 45.78 (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 Miskolc

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.77 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 60.87 USD

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

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