Mons Tourism, Belgium

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Mons (French pronunciation: ​[mɔ̃s]; Dutch: Bergen "mountains"; Picard: Mont) is a Belgian city and municipality, and the capital of the province of Hainaut. The Mons municipality includes the former communes of Cuesmes, Flénu, Ghlin, Hyon, Nimy, Obourg, Jemappes, Ciply, Harmignies, Harveng, Havré, Maisières, Mesvin, Nouvelles, Saint-Denis, Saint-Symphorien, Spiennes and Villers-Saint-Ghislain. Together with the Czech city of Plzeň, Mons was the European Capital of Culture in 2015.

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A place in Belgium, Mons is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Antwerp also deserves a visit. 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. Popular vacation packages of Mons are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Mons*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mons

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

    • Air Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
  • Mons: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 68.75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.75 (High)
  • Living in Mons - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 54.82 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.22 (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 Mons

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.96 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 110.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 98.35 USD

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

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