Atyrau Tourism

Atyrau (Kazakh: Атырау, Atıraw, اتىراۋ, pronounced [ɑtərɑ́w]; Russian: Атырау [ɐtɨˈraʊ]), known as Guryev (Russian: Гурьев [ˈɡurʲjɪf]) until 1991, is a city in Kazakhstan, and the capital of Atyrau Region. It is located at the mouth of the Ural River on the Caspian Sea, 2,700 kilometres (1,700 miles) west of Almaty and 351 kilometres (218 miles) east of the Russian city of Astrakhan. Modern Atyrau is famous for its oil and fish industries. It has 154,100 inhabitants (2007), up from 142,500 (1999 census), 90% ethnic Kazakhs (up from 80%), the rest being mostly Russians and other ethnic groups such as Tatars and Ukrainians.

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

    • Air Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Water Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 66.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Atyrau for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Atyrau.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.14 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.14 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 39.29 (Low)
    • Safety Index 58.47 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 52.06 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 70.4 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 34.09 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 33.33 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.59 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 49.09 (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 Atyrau

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.88 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 54.6 USD

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