Athy Tourism

Athy (/əˈθaɪ/; Irish: Baile Átha Í, meaning "town of the ford of Ae") is a market town at the meeting of the River Barrow and the Grand Canal in south-west County Kildare, Ireland, 72 kilometres southwest of Dublin. A population of 10,490 (2011 Census preliminary results) makes it the sixth largest town in Kildare and the 50th largest in the Republic of Ireland, with a growth rate of 58% since the 2002 census. From the first official records in 1813 (population 3,192) until 1891 (population 4,886) and again in 1926–46 and 1951–61 Athy was the largest town in Kildare. In 1837 the population was 4,494.

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Planning a vacation to Athy in Ireland? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Athy is located at a short trip away from Dublin a major city in Ireland. Attractions in Dublin include National Library Of Ireland, Bram Stokers Castle Dracula, Irish Dance Party. Also, to reach Athy, you'll have to take a flight to Dublin; 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 Athy.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Athy that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Athy for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Athy.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.31 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.62 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.69 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 21.15 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.62 (Low)
    • Attacks 30.77 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.85 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.54 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.54 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.83 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 63.82 (High)
    • Climate Index 93.43 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.21 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 61.11 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.68 (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 Athy

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.33 USD

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