Spay Tourism, Germany

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Spay is a municipality in the district of Mayen-Koblenz in Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany. It is located on the left bank of the Rhine. It lies within the Rhine Gorge which became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002. Spay was probably founded by the ancient Celts from whom the name "Spay" stems. There exists also evidence of an ancient Roman Presence in the 4th century. Historically Spay was first mentioned 816 in a deed that placed the village under the protection of Louis the Pious. During the Holy Roman Empire Spay was owned by various feudal Lords and belonged to the archbishop elector of Trier who placed it under the administration of Boppard. It remained in the possession of the electors until it was absorbed by France during the Revolutionary epoch. It was assigned by the Congress of Vienna in 1815 to Prussia. Spay is home to Schottel GmbH, a propulsor-producing company. The village is also known for its excellent wines (mostly Riesling produced by the local winemakers.


Looking for travel information about Spay? Explore the best travel advice on Spay, Germany. After your splendid visit to Spay, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Mainz. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Mainz for its bountiful attractions like The Main Tower, The Goethe House, Sachsenhausen on your trip to Spay. Also, to reach Spay, you'll have to take a flight to Mainz; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Spay can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Spay*

  • Pollution Statistics in Spay

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

    • Air Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Spay: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
  • Living in Spay - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 81.77 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 84.85 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.85 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 13.5 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.66 (Very 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 Spay

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 97.13 USD

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