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 55 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (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 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65.63 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 81.25 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 65.63 (High)
    • Drug offense 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 28.13 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 65.63 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Miskolc - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 38.15 (Low)
    • Climate Index 74.67 (High)
    • Pollution Index 51.84 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 44.62 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 26.85 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.89 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 46.72 (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 5.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 61.28 USD

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

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