Ağrı Tourism

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Ağrı, formerly known as Karaköse from the early Turkish republican period until 1946, and before that as Karakilisa (also rendered as Karakilise) (Ottoman: قره‌کلیسا), is the capital of Ağrı Province at the eastern end of Turkey, near the border with Iran.


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Facts and Stats for Ağrı*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ağrı

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

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • 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 to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Ağrı: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Ağrı - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 58.59 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 74.14 (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 Ağrı

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.1 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 18.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 39.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 15.74 USD

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

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