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Aydın (Turkish: [ˈajdɯn]; eye-din; formerly named Güzelhisar), ancient Greek Tralles, is a city in and the seat of Aydın Province in Turkey's Aegean Region. The city is located at the heart of the lower valley of Büyük Menderes River (ancient Meander River) at a commanding position for the region extending from the uplands of the valley down to the seacoast. Its population was 207554 in 2014. Aydın city is located along a region which was famous for its fertility and productivity since ancient times. Figs remain the province's best-known crop, although other agricultural products are also grown intensively and the city has some light industry. At the crossroads of a busy transport network of several types, a six-lane motorway connects Aydın to İzmir, Turkey's second port, in less than an hour, and in still less time to the international Adnan Menderes Airport, located along the road between the two cities. A smaller airport, namely Aydın Airport, is located a few kilometers in the South-East of Aydın. The region of Aydın also pioneered the introduction of railways into Turkey in the 19th century and still has the densest railroad network. The province of Aydın is also where a number of internationally known historic sites and centers of tourism are concentrated. The weather is hot in summer, and warm all year round.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Aydın in Turkey. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Aydın like a local. The nearest major city to Aydın is Pamukkale. Pamukkale is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The Travertine- Pamukkale Thermal Pools, Pamukkale Natural Park, Hierapolis Museum. Tour packages of Aydın are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Aydın*

  • Pollution Statistics in Aydın

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

    • Air Pollution 85.71 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 81.25 (Very High)
  • Aydın: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Living in Aydın - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 87.5 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 66.38 (High)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • 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 Aydın

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 55.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.27 USD

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

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