Vilseck Tourism

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Vilseck is a town in the Oberpfalz region of northeastern Bavaria, Germany situated on the river Vils, a tributary of the Naab river. The town is geographically separate from a nearby large American military base known as the Rose Barracks but more commonly referred to as Vilseck. The base, built in 1937-1938, was captured during World War II from the Germans; it was previously known as Südlager. The town of Vilseck's population was 6,484 citizens living within its area of 64.71 km2 (24.98 sq mi) in 35 hamlets and villages as of December 31, 2005. The town is 402 meters (1,300 feet) above sea level. Its name comes from the location of a castle built in 920. Eck is the German word for corner. The Vils river has a tight bend where the Burg is located. Thus, the name Vilseck.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Vilseck, Germany. Explore Vilseck travel guide before you plan your trip here. A gripping city on its own right, Weimar also deserves a visit. Attractions in Weimar include Goethe National Museum And Home, Herzogin Anna Amalia Bibliothek, Bauhaus Museum. To explore Vilseck, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Vilseck*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vilseck

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Vilseck: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Vilseck - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 33.62 (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 Vilseck

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.26 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 79.7 USD

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

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