Ankara Tourism

Ankara is the capital of Turkey and the second biggest city in the country. It is not only an important industrial and commercial city but is also home to all of the foreign embassies and the Turkish government. The city thus has a vibrant and cosmopolitan atmosphere.

The city is a home to blend of Ottoman, Greek, Roman and Islamic culture. The city boasts large number of museums and is a historical hot-spot for Turkey. Ankara is also the resting ground of Mustafa Ataturk Kemal Pasha- the founder of modern Turkey. Travel to Ankara and explore the untold story of this historic city!

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Ankara

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

    • Air Pollution 66.46 (High)
    • Water Pollution 64.71 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.57 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 59.21 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 54.28 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.22 (High)
  • How safe is Ankara for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ankara.

    • Burglary and Theft 44.6 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.29 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 32.72 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.13 (High)
    • Car Stealing 29.4 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.6 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.73 (Low)
    • Drug offense 34.35 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.6 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.34 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.42 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Ankara is 129.8 (High)

    • Safety Index 58.28 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 91.49 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 71.86 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.13 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 33.96 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.61 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.24 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.08 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 54.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.59 USD

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

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