Recklinghausen Tourism

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Recklinghausen (German pronunciation: [ʁɛklɪŋˈhaʊzən] ) is the northernmost city in the Ruhr-Area and the capital of the Recklinghausen district. It borders the rural Münsterland and is characterized by large fields and farms in the north and industry in the south. Recklinghausen is the 60th-largest city in Germany and the 22nd-largest city in North Rhine-Westphalia.


Planning a vacation to Recklinghausen in Germany? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. After your splendid visit to Recklinghausen, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Aachen. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Aachen for its bountiful attractions like Aachen Cathedral, Carolus Thermen Bad Aachen, Rathaus Aachen on your trip to Recklinghausen. Also, to reach Recklinghausen, you'll have to take a flight to Aachen; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Recklinghausen, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Recklinghausen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Recklinghausen

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

    • Air Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Recklinghausen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.29 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 39.29 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 21.43 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 28.57 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.29 (Low)
    • Attacks 39.29 (Low)
    • Drug offense 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 64.29 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.14 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.14 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.14 (Moderate)
  • Living in Recklinghausen - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 89.61 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.22 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 51 (High)
    • Health Care Index 83.33 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.51 (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 Recklinghausen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 100.51 USD

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

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