Oakham Tourism

Oakham is the county town of Rutland in the East Midlands of England 25 miles (40.2 km) east of Leicester, 28 miles (45.1 km) south-east of Nottingham, and 23 miles (37.0 km) west of Peterborough. Oakham has a population of 10,922. Oakham lies to the west of Rutland Water, one of the largest man-made lakes in Europe. It is in the Vale of Catmose and is built on an incline, varying from 325 feet (99m) to 400 feet (122m) above sea level. It is twinned with Barmstedt, Germany, and Dodgeville, Wisconsin, US.

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Looking for travel information about Oakham? Explore the best travel advice on Oakham, United Kingdom. After your splendid visit to Oakham, you can proceed to an important near-by city of London. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit London for its bountiful attractions like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London on your trip to Oakham. Also, to reach Oakham, you'll have to take a flight to London; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Oakham.

Oakham 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 Oakham before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 21.88 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 46.88 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Oakham for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Oakham.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.57 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.85 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.71 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.43 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.14 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.57 (Low)
    • Attacks 45.71 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.15 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.71 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 44.29 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.57 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Oakham is 171.07 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.28 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.37 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.44 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.03 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.89 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.22 (High)
    • 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 Oakham

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.65 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 62.78 USD

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