Vlaardingen Tourism, Netherlands

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Vlaardingen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈvlaːrdɪŋə(n)] ) is a city in South Holland in the Netherlands. It is located on the north bank of the Nieuwe Maas river at the confluence with the Oude Maas. The municipality administers an area of 26.69 km2 (10.31 sq mi), of which 23.64 km2 (9.13 sq mi) is land, with 71,338 residents in 2014.


Home to pretty treasures, Vlaardingen is Netherlands's best kept secret. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Rotterdam, Netherlands. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Vlaardingen. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Vlaardingen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vlaardingen

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

    • Air Pollution 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 23.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 36.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.67 (Low)
  • Vlaardingen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.31 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.86 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 34.62 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 24.61 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 28.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.49 (Low)
    • Attacks 35.55 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.62 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.55 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.31 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.69 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.73 (Moderate)
  • Living in Vlaardingen - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Vlaardingen is 181.52 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 63.29 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.02 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 42.01 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.19 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.54 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 81.99 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.26 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 111.4 (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 Vlaardingen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.57 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 110.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 108.09 USD

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

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