Carnoustie Tourism

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Carnoustie (/kɑːrˈnuːsti/; Scottish Gaelic: Càrn Ùstaidh) is a town and former police burgh in the council area of Angus, Scotland. It is at the mouth of the Barry Burn on the North Sea coast. In the 2011 census, Carnoustie had a population of 11,394, making it the fourth largest town in Angus. The town was founded in the late 18th century, and grew rapidly throughout the 19th century due to the growth of the local textile industry. It was popular as a tourist resort from the early Victorian era up to the latter half of the 20th century, due to its seaside location, and is best known for the Carnoustie Golf Links course that often hosts The Open Championship. Carnoustie can be considered a dormitory town for its nearest city, Dundee, which is 11 miles (18 km) to the west. It is served by Carnoustie railway station, and less so by Golf Street railway station. Its nearest major road is the A92.

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If you are looking for travel information of Carnoustie in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Edinburgh also deserves a visit. Attractions in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Carnoustie.

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Facts and Stats for Carnoustie*

  • Pollution Statistics in Carnoustie

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Carnoustie: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 22.37 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.37 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.39 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.72 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 20.83 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 64.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.95 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60.53 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.74 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.42 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.22 (Moderate)
  • Living in Carnoustie - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 64.63 (High)
    • Climate Index 89.56 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 16.81 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.64 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 83.56 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 62.74 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Carnoustie

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.4 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.07 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.9 USD

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

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