Athenry Tourism, Ireland

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Athenry (/æθənˈraɪ/; Irish: Baile Átha an Rí, meaning "Town of the Ford of the King") is a town in County Galway, Ireland. It lies 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Galway city, and one of the attractions of the medieval town is its town wall, castle, priory and 13th century Anglo-Norman street-plan. The town is also well known by virtue of the song "The Fields of Athenry".

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Planning a vacation to Athenry in Ireland? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Athenry is located at a short trip away from Waterford a major city in Ireland. Waterford, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like House Of Waterford Crystal, Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle, Bishops Palace Cafe. Also, to reach Athenry, you'll have to take a flight to Waterford; 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 Athenry.

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Facts and Stats for Athenry*

  • Pollution Statistics in Athenry

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

    • Air Pollution 10 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 34.09 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 34.09 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 3.85 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.45 (Low)
  • Athenry: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 30.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.88 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 21 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.72 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 20.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 40.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38 (Low)
  • Living in Athenry - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Athenry is 180.19 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 70.89 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.64 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.43 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.88 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 52.82 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.09 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.16 (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 Athenry

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.25 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 59.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 100.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.84 USD

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

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