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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.


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.

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Facts and Stats for Piarco*

  • Pollution Statistics in Piarco

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

    • Air Pollution 64.71 (High)
    • Water Pollution 70.59 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 73.53 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.82 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.06 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 70.59 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 54.41 (Moderate)
  • Piarco: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 75.57 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 83.72 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 90.34 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 94.89 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 72.73 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 76.14 (High)
    • Attacks 69.77 (High)
    • Drug offense 82.39 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 46.02 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 6.82 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 64.2 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 38.07 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 80.68 (Very High)
  • Living in Piarco - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Piarco is 82 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 21.91 (Low)
    • Climate Index 67.02 (High)
    • Pollution Index 77.79 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45.67 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 59.47 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 43.77 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.51 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 50.88 (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 Piarco

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.42 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 62.05 USD

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

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