Piraeus Tourism

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Piraeus (Greek: Περιφερειακή ενότητα Πειραιώς) is one of the regional units of Greece. It is part of the region of Attica. The regional unit covers the west-central part of the agglomeration of Athens.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Piraeus in Greece is an ideal destination for a vacation! Piraeus is located at a short trip away from Athens a major city in Greece. Athens is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Acropolis, Parthenon, Acropolis Museum. Also, to reach Piraeus, you'll have to take a flight to Athens; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Piraeus.

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Facts and Stats for Piraeus*

  • Pollution Statistics in Piraeus

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

    • Air Pollution 61.54 (High)
    • Water Pollution 32.99 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 68.31 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 66.27 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 49.02 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 78.94 (High)
  • Piraeus: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 54.31 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.11 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.89 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75.27 (High)
    • Car Stealing 38.8 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.82 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40.74 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.84 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.23 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.2 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.1 (Moderate)
  • Living in Piraeus - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Piraeus is 121.08 (High)

    • Safety Index 50.55 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.22 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 62.68 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.87 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 64.7 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.69 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 53.54 (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 Piraeus

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.41 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.19 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.46 USD

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

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