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Volterra, known to the ancient Etruscans as Velathri or Vlathri, to the Romans as Volaterrae, is a town and comune in the Tuscany region of Italy.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Volterra, which is a city in Italy. A gripping city on its own right, Florence also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Volterra and set some time aside to explore the Florence. Dotted with places like Accademia Gallery, Uffizi Gallery, Basilica Di Santa Maria Del Fiore; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Volterra, you'll have to take a flight to Florence; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Volterra can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Volterra*

  • Pollution Statistics in Volterra

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

    • Air Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Volterra: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 28.57 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 67.86 (High)
    • Car Stealing 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 21.43 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 85.71 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.57 (Low)
  • Living in Volterra - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Volterra is 133.45 (High)

    • Safety Index 79.2 (High)
    • Climate Index 91.19 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 40.34 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 95 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.09 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.08 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 75.62 (Moderate)
    • 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 Volterra

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.71 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 95.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 64.75 USD

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

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