Tarragona Tourism

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Tarragona (English /ˌtɑːrəˈɡoʊnə/, Catalan: [tərəˈɣonə], Spanish: [taraˈɣona]; Phoenician: Tarqon; Latin: Tarraco) is a port city located in northeast Spain on the Costa Daurada by the Mediterranean Sea. It is the capital of the Province of Tarragona, and part of Tarragonès and Catalonia. Geographically, it is bordered on the north by the Province of Barcelona and the Province of Lleida. The city has a population of 132,199 (2014).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Tarragona in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Tarragona like a local. The nearest major city to Tarragona is Barcelona. Add Barcelona to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Sagrada Familia, Park Guell, Casa Batllo. Also, to reach Tarragona, you'll have to take a flight to Barcelona; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Tarragona, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Tarragona*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tarragona

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 35.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 60 (High)
  • Tarragona: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.67 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tarragona - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 77.34 (High)
    • Pollution Index 53.12 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 59.66 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 64.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.53 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 119.58 (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 Tarragona

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 93.99 USD

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

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