Cartago Tourism, Colombia

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Cartago (Spanish pronunciation: [kaɾˈtaɣo]) is a city in southwestern Colombia, about 187 miles west of Bogotá. It is in the extreme northern portion of the Valle del Cauca Department. It is located very close to the city of Pereira, about a 20-minute drive. It is the fourth largest city in Valle after Cali, Palmira, and Tuluá. In 2003, it had a population of approximately 132,000 inhabitants.

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Facts and Stats for Cartago*

  • Pollution Statistics in Cartago

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

    • Air Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • Cartago: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 66.67 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Cartago - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 51.69 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 75.86 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 35.01 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 86.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.61 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.33 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Cartago

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.39 USD

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

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