Palermo Tourism

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The city of Palermo is found in Insular which is the capital of Sicily and also the Palermo province. The city is estimated to be over 2700years and is situated in the North West side of Sicily. The population of this city is slightly below a million and is a tourist centre. It is rich in culture; art and history, there are so many things that can entertain you in this city.

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Facts and Stats for Palermo*

  • Pollution Statistics in Palermo

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

    • Air Pollution 60.42 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 81.82 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 81.82 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 72.73 (High)
  • Palermo: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.32 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.36 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 78.57 (High)
    • Car Stealing 54.76 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 32.95 (Low)
    • Drug offense 38.1 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.41 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.23 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.41 (Moderate)
  • Living in Palermo - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Palermo is 138.98 (High)

    • Safety Index 54.64 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 97.63 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 69.92 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.75 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.61 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 62.31 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.65 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 78.98 (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 Palermo

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.21 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 95.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.83 USD

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

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