Astrakhan Tourism

Astrakhan (Russian: Астрахань; IPA: [ˈastrəxənʲ]) is a city in southern Russia and the administrative center of Astrakhan Oblast. The city lies on two banks of the Volga River, close to where it discharges into the Caspian Sea at an altitude of 28 meters (92 ft) below sea level. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 520,339; up from 504,501 recorded in the 2002 Census and 509,210 recorded in the 1989 Census. The oldest economic and cultural center of the Lower Volga, it is often called the southernmost outpost of Russia and the Caspian capital. The city is a member of the Eurasian Regional Office of the World Organization "United Cities and Local Governments" Its population is diverse and includes one hundred ethnicities and fourteen religious denominations. The city is located in the upper part of the Volga delta, on eleven islands of the Caspian Depression. The distance to Moscow by road is 1,411 kilometers (877 mi).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Astrakhan in Russia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Astrakhan like a local. Tour packages of Astrakhan are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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

    • Air Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Astrakhan for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Astrakhan.

    • Burglary and Theft 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Astrakhan is 143.1 (High)

    • Safety Index 75.61 (High)
    • Climate Index 64.84 (High)
    • Pollution Index 48.85 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 12 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 33.28 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.83 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.08 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 25.82 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.95 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.48 USD

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