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Akrotiri (Greek: Ακρωτήρι, literally Cape, Turkish: Ağrotur) is a village within the Aktrotiri Sovereign Base Area, which forms part of the British Overseas Territory of Akrotiri and Dhekelia. It is the only village in the Western SBA with a significant non-military population. The village contains two small churches dedicated to St. Cross and St. George. To the south is a site called Kurias (or Kouria, Greek: Κουριά) containing the ruins of an ancient settlement. Of the place Stefano Lusignan in his Description de toute l'isle de Cypre (Paris, 1580) says: "Cury est une ville antique, située au milieu du Promontoire des chats."


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Facts and Stats for Akrotiri*

  • Pollution Statistics in Akrotiri

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 35.29 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.94 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 58.82 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 48.53 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 55.88 (Moderate)
  • Akrotiri: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40.12 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25.58 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 64.02 (High)
    • Car Stealing 25.61 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.8 (Low)
    • Attacks 21.43 (Low)
    • Drug offense 33.72 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.12 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 72.09 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.36 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.6 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.37 (Low)
  • Living in Akrotiri - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Akrotiri is 156.18 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.61 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.74 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.01 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.53 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.9 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 50.08 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.98 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 81.6 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Akrotiri

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.74 USD

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

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