Saint-genis-pouilly Tourism, France

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Saint-Genis-Pouilly is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France. It is located in the Pays de Gex, at the foot of the Jura. Bordering the Swiss frontier, it is part of the cross-border area of Geneva.Because of its population, it is one of the ten most important towns in the department of Ain. A large portion of CERN, the European laboratory for particle physics, is located in the territory of Saint-Genis-Pouilly; the ALICE experiment is located on the periphery of the town, and the main entrance to the primary CERN campus (Meyrin) and the ATLAS experiment are located only 3 km from the centre of St Genis. CERN is the world's largest fundamental physics research laboratory and its presence has largely been responsible for the development of the community of St Genis since the middle of the 1960s.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Saint-genis-pouilly, France. Explore Saint-genis-pouilly travel guide before you plan your trip here. After your splendid visit to Saint-genis-pouilly, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Lyon. Attractions in Lyon include Parc De La Tete D'Or, Basilique Notre Dame De Fourviere, Musee Miniature Et Cinema. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Saint-genis-pouilly*

  • Pollution Statistics in Saint-genis-pouilly

    Know the pollution level of Saint-genis-pouilly before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 35.81 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 18.55 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 48.39 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 23.39 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5.65 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.94 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 10 (Very Low)
  • Saint-genis-pouilly: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Saint-genis-pouilly for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Saint-genis-pouilly.

    • Burglary and Theft 34.87 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.92 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.58 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.74 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.2 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.82 (Low)
    • Attacks 22.97 (Low)
    • Drug offense 39.8 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.24 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.65 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 19 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.54 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.17 (Low)
  • Living in Saint-genis-pouilly - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Saint-genis-pouilly is 192.72 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.89 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.89 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.07 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.96 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 120.52 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 70.23 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.95 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 137.29 (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 Saint-genis-pouilly

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Saint-genis-pouilly

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.42 USD
    • International Movie per seat 19.98 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 62.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 108.15 USD

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

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