Akrotiri Tourism

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

    • Air Pollution 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.19 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.81 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.05 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • How safe is Akrotiri for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Akrotiri.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.61 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 60.47 (High)
    • Car Stealing 22.09 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.88 (Low)
    • Attacks 19.89 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 31.67 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.11 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 74.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.11 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.11 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Akrotiri is 159.58 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 68.54 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.74 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 53.94 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.06 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.56 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 49.66 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.19 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 79.92 (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 Akrotiri

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.26 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 79.77 USD

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