Visit Seville - Best of Seville

Sevilla is a magical city in Spain, shrouded in mystery surrounding its origins (some theories mythological) and is a feast for the eyes. It is basically split in two by the Guadalquivir River – the east bank being the most lively and filled with all sorts of attractions, and the west bank being more understated and unspoiled.

Seville Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Seville tips for your visit

  • Time Zone- UTC/GMT + 2 hour
  • Currency- Euro (EUR)
  • Electricity and Internet - Voltage – 220-240 Volts, Primary Socket Type – Europlug, Schuko. Moreover, free Wifi is available in some of the hotels in Seville. Also, you should buy a round pin immersion heater and a plug adapter.
  • Languages- Spanish is the official language in Seville and English is widely understood by the localites here.


  • National Police: 091
  • Ambulance: 061
  • Fire (Bomberos): 080
  • Municipal/Local Police: 092
  • Tipping: Tipping is not a thing in Spain. If needed, then at large restaurants tipping of about 5% is more than enough.
  • Other tips: One thing you should definitely do is to be beware of pickpockets. You can also opt for cabs hired online and not the prepaid ones as you can end up paying more.

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Facts and Stats for Seville*

  • Pollution Statistics in Seville

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

    • Air Pollution 34.38 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21.15 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Seville: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 23.44 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.42 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 51.67 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 20.31 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 38.28 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.45 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75.76 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.97 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.16 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.19 (Moderate)
  • Living in Seville - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Seville is 176.37 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.31 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.55 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 32.77 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.7 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 54.2 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.84 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.52 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 81.9 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Seville

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.09 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.87 USD

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

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