Gwangju-si Tourism, South Korea

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Gwangju-si in South Korea. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Gwangju-si like a local. When planning a trip to Gwangju-si, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Seoul. Take a short trip from Gwangju-si and set some time aside to explore the Seoul. Dotted with places like Gyeongbokgung Palace, The War Memorial Of Korea, Changdeokgung Palace; it will definitely be a good idea. A vacation to Gwangju-si can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Gwangju-si*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gwangju-si

    Know the pollution level of Gwangju-si before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 49.2 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 26.8 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.44 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.59 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.94 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 26.39 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 39.97 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.55 (Low)
  • Gwangju-si: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 34.32 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.81 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.88 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.84 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 31.6 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.91 (Low)
    • Attacks 38.02 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.09 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.85 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.7 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.54 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.64 (Low)
  • Living in Gwangju-si - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gwangju-si is 153.14 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 63.04 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.39 (High)
    • Pollution Index 44.19 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.47 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 87.55 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 84.45 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 18.49 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 103.72 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Gwangju-si

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Gwangju-si

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.89 USD

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

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