Shere Tourism

(Not to be confused with Sheer, Shear, or Sher.) Shere is a village in the Guildford district of Surrey, England 4.8 miles (7.7 km) east south-east of Guildford and 5.4 miles (8.7 km) west of Dorking, centrally bypassed by the A25. It is a small still partly agricultural village chiefly set in the wooded 'Vale of Holmesdale' between the North Downs and Greensand Ridge with many traditional English features. It has a central cluster of old village houses, shops including a blacksmith and trekking shop, tea house, art gallery, two pubs and a Norman church. Shere has a museum which opens most afternoons at weekends. The Tillingbourne river runs through the centre of the village. More than four-fifths of homes are in the central area covering 3.11 square kilometres (1.20 sq mi); the northern area of Shere on the North Downs without any named hamlets, including the public hilltop park of Newlands Corner, covers 6.77 square kilometres (2.61 sq mi). Shere is also a civil parish, extending to the east and south into hamlets founded in the early Middle Ages which officially, in the 19th century, were consolidated into three villages. These are Gomshall, Holmbury St. Mary and Peaslake. This larger entity has a total population of 3,359 and area of 24.5 square kilometres (9.5 sq mi) (as at the 2011 census).

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Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Shere, United Kingdom. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. A gripping city on its own right, London also deserves a visit. 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 Shere. Also, to reach Shere, 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. Tour packages of Shere are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 20 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 61.57 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.3 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 36.11 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 15.34 (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 Shere

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.95 USD

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