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Oud-Valkenburg (English: Old-Falkenburg) is a village in the Dutch province of Limburg. It is located in the municipality of Valkenburg aan de Geul, and has about 130 inhabitants. Oud-Valkenburg was a separate municipality until 1940, when it was merged with Valkenburg. The municipality included the villages Sibbe and IJzeren. Although small, Oud-Valkenburg counts several monuments, among which are two medieval castles: Genhoes and Schaloen. Noteworthy is also the Roman Catholic church of Saint John the Baptist (medieval nave; choir and baroque altar inside by Johann Joseph Couven).


Planning a vacation to Valkenburg in Netherlands? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Rotterdam, Netherlands. Rotterdam, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Market Hall, Diergaarde Blijdorp, Erasmusbrug. Tour packages of Valkenburg are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Valkenburg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Valkenburg

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

    • Air Pollution 60.71 (High)
    • Water Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 28.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Valkenburg: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 23.44 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 13.33 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 3.33 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 21.88 (Low)
    • Drug offense 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.13 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.63 (Moderate)
  • Living in Valkenburg - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Valkenburg is 174.29 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.03 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.62 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 48.77 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.2 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.6 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 67.36 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.79 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 103.3 (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 Valkenburg

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.96 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 89.67 USD

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

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