Eceabat Tourism

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Eceabat, formerly Maydos (Madytos, Μάδυτος in Ancient greek), is a town and district of Çanakkale Province in the Marmara region of Turkey, located on the eastern shore of the Gelibolu Peninsula, on the Dardanelles Strait. According to the 2010 census, population of the district is 9,154 of which 5,380 live in the town of Eceabat. The district covers an area of 468 km2 (181 sq mi), and the town lies at an elevation of 0 m (0 ft). Eceabat has been used as a departure point for people swimming the Hellespont to Çanakkale on the other side of the Dardanelles Strait. Eceabat is the nearest town to World War I Gallipoli Campaign battlefields of 1915, cemeteries and memorials to the more than 120,000 soldiers fallen from Turkey, the United Kingdom, France, Australia and New Zealand. The name Eceabat could be originated from the Arabic military word "Hijabat" which means the most forward command point from the battlefield; this could also explain the change from the original name Madytos.

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If you are looking for travel information of Eceabat in Turkey, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Canakkale also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Eceabat and set some time aside to explore the Canakkale. Dotted with places like Gallipoli Battlefield, Bozcaada, Anzac Cove; it will definitely be a good idea. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Eceabat*

  • Pollution Statistics in Eceabat

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

    • Air Pollution 21.88 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Eceabat: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.17 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Living in Eceabat - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 91.41 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.01 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 68.06 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.8 (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 Eceabat

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.88 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 53.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.66 USD

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

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