Winnipeg Tourism

Visit Winnipeg - Best of Winnipeg

Fondly referred to as “The Peg”, Winnipeg is Manitoba’s largest city- and its capital. Known for its brick warehouses, grain elevators and rich architecture, Winnipeg is one of the most historically important places in the country. Known for its hard-working populace, the people of Winnipeg have left their mark not only in Canadian history, but also the global one.

Don’t be intimated by its size; take a moment and experience the culture and heritage of “The Peg”.

Winnipeg Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Winnipeg tips for your visit

  • Even though the crime rate in Winnipeg is considered to be high in Canada, on a global scale Winnipeg is considered to be a relatively safe place, be cautions and aware of your surroundings.
  • Keep an eye on your belongings and don’t carry anything flashy and carry just enough cash for the day.
  • “Smash and grab” is a common petty theft. It basically translates to don’t leave anything in the car; don’t leave any opportunity for anyone to break in for loose change or something more valuable.

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Facts and Stats for Winnipeg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Winnipeg

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

    • Air Pollution 33.06 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 49.07 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50.93 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.06 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35.1 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 28.95 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 36.11 (Low)
  • Winnipeg: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 50.97 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 49.26 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 57.21 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.59 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 48.32 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 64.18 (High)
    • Attacks 47.79 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 63.46 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.24 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 32.38 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 52.18 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.58 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 67.4 (High)
  • Living in Winnipeg - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Winnipeg is 152.79 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 45.35 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 26.04 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 43.27 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.45 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.47 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 66.75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.93 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 126.21 (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 Winnipeg

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.3 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.49 USD

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

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