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Grand-Pré is a Canadian rural community in Kings County, Nova Scotia. Its French name translates to "Great Meadow" and the community lies at the eastern edge of the Annapolis Valley several kilometres east of the town of Wolfville on a peninsula jutting into the Minas Basin surrounded by extensive dyked farm fields, framed by the Gaspereau and Cornwallis Rivers. The community was made famous by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem Evangeline and is today home to the Grand-Pré National Historic Site. On June 30, 2012, the Landscape of Grand-Pré was named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.


Explore popular vacation packages for Grand Pré, Canada and kick-start your vacation planning for free. The nearest major city to Grand Pré is Halifax. Take a short trip from Grand Pré and set some time aside to explore the Halifax. Dotted with places like Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada, Maritime Museum Of The Atlantic; it will definitely be a good idea. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Grand Pré.

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Facts and Stats for Grand Pré*

  • Grand Pré: Crime and Safety

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

    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Grand Pré - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 92.19 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 52.78 (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 Grand Pré

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Grand Pré

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.78 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.84 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.64 USD

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

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