Galata Tourism, Cyprus

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Galata is a village in the Solea valley, located about 60 km west of the capital Nicosia, in the Troödos Mountains of Cyprus. According to Greek mythology, Cyprus was the first land that Aphrodite set foot on; where Pygmalion begged her to let him be with the statue that he created in her image. Aphrodite brought the statue to life and Pygmalion married Galata. It is a popular summer tourist destination (especially among locals) for its cooler climate in the summer months. It is also well known on the island for its fruit produce.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Galata, which is a city in Cyprus. After your splendid visit to Galata, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Ayia Napa. Ayia Napa, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Nissi Beach, Water World Waterpark, Ayia Napa Monastary. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Galata.

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Facts and Stats for Galata*

  • Pollution Statistics in Galata

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

    • Air Pollution 48.86 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.56 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 51.56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 48.68 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 57.81 (Moderate)
  • Galata: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 39.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20.51 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.38 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 64.47 (High)
    • Car Stealing 26.32 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.16 (Low)
    • Attacks 21.79 (Low)
    • Drug offense 33.75 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.88 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.41 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.75 (Low)
  • Living in Galata - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Galata is 154.7 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.55 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.74 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.32 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.94 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 58.71 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 51.9 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.33 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 78.26 (Moderate)
    • 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 Galata

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.79 USD

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

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