Acireale Tourism

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Acireale [ˌatʃireˈaːle] (Sicilian: Jaciriali; locally shortened to Jaci or Aci) is a coastal city and comune in the north-east of the province of Catania, Sicily, Italy, at the foot of Mount Etna, on the coast facing the Ionian Sea. It is a diocese, famous for its churches, including the Neo-Gothic St. Peter's Basilica, St. Sebastian's Basilica in the Sicilian Baroque style, and the 17th century Acireale Cathedral, and a seminary, for the training of priests. Acireale is also noted for its art and paintings: the oldest academy in Sicily, the "Accademia dei Dafnici e degli Zelanti", is located here.

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Planning a vacation to Acireale in Italy? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. When planning a trip to Acireale, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Catania. Catania, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Caltagirone, Mount Etna, Piazza Duomo. Also, to reach Acireale, you'll have to take a flight to Catania; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Acireale.

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Facts and Stats for Acireale*

  • Pollution Statistics in Acireale

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

    • Air Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 66.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 83.33 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 83.33 (Very High)
  • Acireale: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 68.55 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 64.52 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.03 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 83.33 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 80.65 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 69.35 (High)
    • Attacks 45.16 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 64.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.52 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.68 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.67 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 72.5 (High)
  • Living in Acireale - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Acireale is 97.93 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 40.26 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 93.96 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 65.98 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.4 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.91 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 51.11 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.8 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 42.48 (Very 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 Acireale

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 97.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.17 USD

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

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