Saorge Tourism, France

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Saorge (Italian: Saorgio, Occitan: Saorj, Ligurian: Savurgiu) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France. Highway E74 which runs north from Menton, passes through Saorge on its way to the Col de Tende (Italian: Colle di Tenda) where it crosses into Italy. The region belonged to the old County of Nice. Beginning in 1388 Saorge was part of Sardinia-Piedmont. In June 1793, Sardinia defeated the armies of the First French Republic in the First Battle of Saorgio. In the Second Battle of Saorgio in April 1794 the French wrested the town from the Piedmontese. The town was returned to Sardinia-Piedmont after the overthrow of Napoleon Bonaparte and finally ceded to France in 1860.

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Explore popular vacation packages for Saorge, France and kick-start your vacation planning for free. The nearest major city to Saorge is Menton. Menton, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman, Bastion Museum, The Basilica Of St-michael The Archangel. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Saorge.

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Facts and Stats for Saorge*

  • Pollution Statistics in Saorge

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

    • Air Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 34.62 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 32.5 (Low)
  • Saorge: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.93 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.46 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 38.39 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 36.61 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.61 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.93 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.15 (Moderate)
  • Living in Saorge - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Saorge is 171.16 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.05 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.13 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 45.32 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.38 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 82.61 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.57 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.5 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 112.15 (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 Saorge

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.31 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.27 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.95 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.69 USD

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

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