Valkenburg Tourism, Netherlands

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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 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20.83 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (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 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 13.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 23.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.67 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 6.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Valkenburg - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Valkenburg is 172.22 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 77.08 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.62 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 47.41 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.2 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 82.33 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.82 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.86 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.7 (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 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 120.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 95.64 USD

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

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