Piarco Tourism

Piarco, a town in northern Trinidad, is the site of Piarco International Airport (IATA: POS, ICAO: TTPP). It also includes the village of St. Helena. Piarco is the site of one of the few natural savannas in Trinidad and Tobago, the Piarco Savanna. Most of this savanna land has been incorporated into the airport. Piarco, which is located south of Trincity and Tunapuna, is administered by the Tunapuna-Piarco Regional Corporation. Caribbean Airlines has its headquarters in the Iere House, Piarco. Prior to the establishment of Caribbean Airlines, BWIA West Indies Airways was headquartered on the airport property in Piarco. The Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago has its headquarters in the Airports Administration Centre, in the South Terminal of the airport.

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Looking for travel information about Piarco? Explore the best travel advice on Piarco, Trinidad And Tobago. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Port Of Spain, Trinidad And Tobago. Attractions in Port Of Spain include Maracas Bay, Queen's Park Savannah, Fort George. Also, to reach Piarco, you'll have to take a flight to Port Of Spain; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Piarco can generally be of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Piarco before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 65.79 (High)
    • Water Pollution 73.68 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 68.42 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56.58 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 71.05 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 68.42 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 52.63 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Piarco for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Piarco.

    • Burglary and Theft 73.15 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 81.6 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 87.96 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 93.06 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 69.44 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 72.22 (High)
    • Attacks 66.51 (High)
    • Drug offense 79.63 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 9.72 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 60.65 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.65 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 77.31 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Piarco is 83.52 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 23.68 (Low)
    • Climate Index 67.02 (High)
    • Pollution Index 77.59 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 51.5 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 56.48 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 43.55 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.86 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.73 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Piarco

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.42 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 59.13 USD

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