Kayseri Tourism

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Kayseri (Turkish pronunciation: [ˈkajseɾi]) is a large and industrialized city in Central Anatolia, Turkey. It is the seat of Kayseri Province. The city of Kayseri, as defined by the boundaries of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, is structurally composed of five metropolitan districts, the two core districts of Kocasinan and Melikgazi, and since 2004, also Hacılar, İncesu and Talas. Kayseri is located at the foot of the extinct volcano Mount Erciyes that towers 3916 m over the city. The city is often cited in the first ranks among Turkey's cities that fit the definition of Anatolian Tigers. The city is rich in historical monuments, dating especially from the Seljuk period. While it is generally visited en route to the international tourist attractions of Cappadocia, Kayseri has many visitor's attractions by its own right: Seljuk and Ottoman era monuments in and around the city center, Mount Erciyes as a trekking and alpinism center, Zamantı River as a rafting center, the historic sites of Kültepe, Ağırnas, Talas and Develi, to name a few. Kayseri is served by Erkilet International Airport and is home to Erciyes University. According to the Turkish Statistical Institute, as of 2011 the city of Kayseri had a population of 844,656; while Kayseri Province had a population of 1,234,651.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Kayseri in Turkey is an ideal destination for a vacation! When planning a trip to Kayseri, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Goreme. Add Goreme to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Goreme Open - Air Museum, Goreme National Park, Rose Valley. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kayseri*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kayseri

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

    • Air Pollution 94.44 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 87.5 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Kayseri: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Kayseri - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 68.75 (High)
    • Pollution Index 91 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 30.56 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 45 (Very 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 Kayseri

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.37 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 50.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 25.94 USD

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

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