Zoetermeer Tourism

Zoetermeer (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌzutərˈmeːr] ) is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 37.05 km2 (14.31 sq mi) of which 2.50 km2 (0.97 sq mi) is water. A small village until the late 1960s, it had 6,392 inhabitants in 1950. By 2013 this had grown to 123,328, making it the third largest population centre in the province of South Holland, after Rotterdam and The Hague. It is part of the Haaglanden conurbation. The name "Zoetermeer" (Dutch for "Sweet Lake") refers to the former fresh lake north of the town (reclaimed in 1614).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Zoetermeer in Netherlands. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Zoetermeer like a local. When planning a trip to Zoetermeer, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Rotterdam. Add Rotterdam to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. 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.

  • Know the pollution level of Zoetermeer before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.17 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Zoetermeer for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Zoetermeer.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.24 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.38 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.94 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.94 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.56 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.41 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.35 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 73.53 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.18 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.35 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.18 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Zoetermeer is 179.4 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.77 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.81 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 35.92 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27.22 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.68 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 91.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.39 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 85.05 (Moderate)
    • 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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Zoetermeer

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.46 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 100.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.98 USD

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