Tongeren Tourism, Belgium

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Tongeren (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtɔŋərə(n)], French: Tongres [tɔ̃gʁ], German: Tongern [ˈtɔŋɐn]) is a city and municipality located in the Belgian province of Limburg, in the southeastern corner of the Flemish region of Belgium. Tongeren is the oldest town in Belgium, as the only Roman administrative capital within the country's borders. As a Roman city, it was inhabited by the Tungri, and known as Atuatuca Tungrorum, it was the administrative centre of the Civitas Tungrorum district. The city is a member of the Most Ancient European Towns Network.

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A place in Belgium, Tongeren is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Antwerp also deserves a visit. Add Antwerp to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady. Tour packages of Tongeren are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Tongeren*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tongeren

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

    • Air Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.67 (High)
  • Tongeren: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.62 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 39.47 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 51.25 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.19 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 38.1 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.63 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60 (High)
  • Living in Tongeren - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 50.85 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 51.84 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.08 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.76 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 130.94 (Very 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tongeren

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 99.03 USD

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

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