Nottingham Tourism

The sparkling nightlife and historical sights of Nottingham welcomes you to come and explore the holiday treasure the city has in store for you. The city is rich with tourist attractions enough to satisfy you fun craving and provide you with one of your best vacations. Mesmerizing parks, history, nightlife, shopping, festivals and a whole lot of natural beauty is all what this city is about. Nottingham is home to England's best shopping centers, restaurants and bars. The festivals this city hosts are popular across the globe making Nottingham of UK's best tourist destinations.

Historically the city gained most of its prosperity from the lace making and coal-mining industries. Nottingham is home to the famous lacemarket today. The city is also referred to as the 'Robin Hood City' as the Sherwood Forest and Nottingham Castle was once visited by Robin Hood.

On a holiday trip to UK, you definitely cannot miss out on this lovely city. The appealing climate, plenty of festivals and tourist attractions make Nottingham one of the best holiday destinations in UK.

Essential travel information and Nottingham tips for your visit

  • Pocket pickers are common here. Be careful and keep your belongings safe.
  • It rains throughout the year here, carry a rain gear when visiting the city.
  • Due to rivalry between the main football team Nottingham Forest and Derby County avoid wearing Derby Country clothes.
  • Know the pollution level of Nottingham before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 38.89 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.11 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.78 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.13 (Low)
  • How safe is Nottingham for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Nottingham.

    • Burglary and Theft 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.71 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 26.63 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 38.46 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40.87 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.77 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.4 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.92 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Nottingham is 171.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.05 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 45.25 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.92 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.72 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 79.32 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.38 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.94 (Moderate)
    • 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 Nottingham

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.74 USD

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

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