Bedford Tourism

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Bedford is a suburban community of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. It was an independent town from 1980-1996. Bedford lies on the northwestern end of Bedford Basin, an extension of the Halifax Harbour and ends just before Nova Scotia Highway 102 and Bedford Bypass next to Lower Sackville . Bedford is located at the junctions of Trunks 1, 2, and 7.


Planning a vacation to Bedford in Canada? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. A gripping city on its own right, Halifax also deserves a visit. Add Halifax to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada, Maritime Museum Of The Atlantic. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Bedford*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bedford

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

    • Air Pollution 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.76 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.41 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 38.24 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.53 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Bedford: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 33.47 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.47 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.49 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 35.09 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.16 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.83 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.17 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.46 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.61 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bedford - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Bedford is 176.99 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.18 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.99 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 24.34 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.92 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.21 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.27 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.05 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 108.23 (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 Bedford

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.28 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.22 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 87.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 47.9 USD

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

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