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Tartus (Arabic: طرطوس‎‎ / ALA-LC: Ṭarṭūs; also transliterated Tartous) is a city on the Mediterranean coast of Syria. It is the second largest port city in Syria (after Latakia), and the largest city in Tartus Governorate. The population is 115,769 (2004 census). In the summer it is a vacation spot for many Syrians. Many vacation compounds and resorts are located in the region. The port holds a small Russian naval facility.


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Facts and Stats for Tartus‎*

  • Tartus‎: Crime and Safety

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

    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Tartus‎ - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 64.06 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.23 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.4 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.56 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 125 (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 Tartus‎

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 15 USD

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

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