Balikesir Tourism

Balıkesir (Turkish pronunciation: [baˈlɯkesiɾ]) is the capital city of Balıkesir Province. Balıkesir is in the Marmara region of Turkey and has a population of 331,788 inhabitants. Between 1341-1922, it was the capital of Karasi.

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This warm abode of Balikesir is a delightful place to visit in Turkey. A gripping city on its own right, Izmir also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Izmir for its bountiful attractions like Kemeralti Market, Saat Kulesi Or Izmir Clock Tower, Asansor on your trip to Balikesir. To explore Balikesir, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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

    • Air Pollution 65 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.75 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Balikesir for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Balikesir.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety Index 63.24 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.55 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.74 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 10.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.09 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.71 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 18.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.85 USD

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