Karasu Tourism, Turkey

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Karasu is a town in Sakarya Province, northwest Turkey, on the Black Sea coast. It has an overwinter population of around 30,746, which increases in the summer due to tourism. Its municipal code is 264. Much of its commerce centers on hazelnut farming and tourism.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Karasu in Turkey. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Karasu like a local. The nearest major city to Karasu is Istanbul. Add Istanbul to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia. Popular vacation packages of Karasu are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Karasu*

  • Karasu: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Karasu - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 79.69 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 37.46 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.9 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 47.84 (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 Karasu

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.81 USD

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

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