Ismailia Tourism

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Ismailia (Arabic: الإسماعيلية‎‎ al-Ismāʻīlīyah Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [lesmæʕiˈlejjæ]) is a city in north-eastern Egypt. Known in Egypt as "The City of Beauty and Enchantment", Ismailia is situated on the west bank of the Suez Canal, it is the capital of the Ismailia Governorate. The city has a population (including surrounding rural areas) of approximately 750,000 inhabitants. It is located approximately halfway between Port Said to the north and Suez to the south. The Canal widens at that point to include Lake Timsah, one of the Bitter Lakes linked by the Canal.


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Facts and Stats for Ismailia*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ismailia

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

    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
  • Ismailia: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Ismailia - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 76.56 (High)
    • Pollution Index 6.9 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.75 (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 Ismailia

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.82 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 17.12 USD

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

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