|Highlights||Boat ride on the iconic Maid of the Mist
Venture to the "hurricane deck" at Cave of the Winds
Dinner at Anchor Bar - home of the original buffalo wing
Incredible views of Niagara Whirlpool from Whirlpool State Park
This tour highlights the top things to do in Niagara Falls USA from daytime to evening. By daylight, you’ll have a chance to ride on the iconic Maid of the Mist and visit the exciting Cave of the Winds. You’ll also learn about the interesting history of the area while visiting Goat Island and the Whirlpool State Park. In the evening, you’ll enjoy dinner at Anchor Bar restaurant, followed by the best viewpoint for the illuminated falls.
Your tour of Niagara Falls, USA begins with pick up directly from your hotel.
Your guide will then bring you to your first attraction, Cave of the Winds. Here you will learn about the role Niagara Falls plays in generating electricity before embarking on a series of walkways which lead to the “hurricane deck”. Here, you will get so close to the Bridal Veil Falls that it will feel like you’re surrounded by tropical storm-like conditions, even when it’s calm out.
After your visit to Cave of the Winds, your guide will bring you to Goat Island which connects to Terrapin Point and Luna Island. While here you’ll learn about the history of the Falls, see the Nikola Tesla monument overlooking the Falls and have an amazing view of Bridal Veil Falls which are situated between Goat Island and Luna Island.
The next stop on your tour is a visit to Whirlpool State Park. While you’re here you’ll have the opportunity to snap some impressive photos of Niagara’s Whirlpool Rapids.
Next, your guide will bring you to the famous Maid of the Mist boat ride. Before you board, you’ll have a chance to check out the view from the Prospect Point Observation Tower, located directly above the boarding site. While you’re on the Maid of the Mist boat tour, you’ll take in incredible views, hear the thunderous roars of the rushing waterfalls and you may get a bit wet, depending on where you stand - but don’t worry, you will be provided with a rain poncho for this boat ride.
Following your ride on the Maid of the Mist, your guide will take you for dinner at Anchor Bar restaurant, home of the original buffalo wing!
After dinner, your guide will bring you back to Goat Island for the best view of the illuminated waterfalls before heading to Luna Island.
At the end of your Niagara Falls tour, your guide will drop you off back at your hotel.
|Included||Guided tour of Niagara Falls, NY, USA
Admission to the Maid of the Mist & Cave of the Winds
Photo opportunities at Goat Island, Luna Island and Terrapin point
Skip the ticket lines at select attractions
Dinner at Anchor Bar restaurant
Intimate, small-group tour experience (groups are limited to 6 people)
Pick up and drop off from hotels in Niagara Falls, NY, USA
|Know before you book||The Maid of the Mist cruise is a seasonal attraction. When the boat cruise is not operating, it will be replaced by a visit to the Aquarium of Niagara
The exact length of time for tour may vary slightly based on traffic and seasonality (e.g. during off-peak times, tours tend to be a little shorter due to less traffic)
Fireworks are not operating for the 2021 season due to COVID-19
|Know before you go||Pick up time will be confirmed 1-3 days prior to the tour date via email or phone. If you do not have access to these, please be ready 30 minutes prior to tour start time in the hotel lobby.
Guests will eat dinner with other members of their tour group
Pick up location is required for each guest.
Name of lead traveler is required for all bookings.
Required Information for Booking: : Full Names Each Traveler
|Health Items||Face masks required for guides in public areas, Face masks provided for travelers, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons|
|Booking Cut-off||4 hours|
|Minimum||1 guests per booking|
|Maximum||6 guests per booking|
|Valid||Only on date on reservation|
|Lat & Long:|
|Address:||Niagara Falls, NY central meeting location, Seneca Casino Front Entrance, 4th St. and Wendell Way, Niagara Falls, New York, US|
|Directions:||We recommend parking at the Seneca Casino which has a free parking lot located between 4th and 6th St. You will find the entrance to the lot from Niagara St. This parking location is conveniently located within 5 minutes from our meeting point.|
|Notes:||We will pick up guests directly from their hotels in Niagara Falls, NY. This is for guests staying outside Niagara Falls, NY.|
|Start Location Notes||Niagara Falls, NY central meeting location, Seneca Casino Front Entrance, 4th St. and Wendell Way, Niagara Falls, New York, US|
|Cancellation Cut-off:||24 hours|
|Cancellation Notes:||Full refunds will be offered for cancellations made at least 24 hours prior to departure time. For cancellations made with less than 24 hours to departure time, a $50 cancellation fee per guest will apply.|
|PRICING||RETAIL PRICE||NET RATE|
|Adult||13 years +||$235.00||Available on request|
|Child||5-12 years||$165.00||Available on request|
|Infant||0-4 years||$10.00||Available on request|
How wet do we get on the Maid of the Mist boat?
This generally depends on where you stand on the boat while you get close to the waterfalls. If you stand near the back of the boat, you won’t get very wet. If you stand near the front of the boat, you can expect to get fairly wet. You will be provided with a poncho while on board. Most travelers will still take their phones and cameras on board. Some travelers will choose to bring a change of shoes.We’re driving in from out of town, where should we park?
We recommend parking at the Seneca Casino which has a free parking lot located between 4th and 6th St. You will find the entrance to the lot from Niagara St. This parking location is conveniently located within 5 minutes from our meeting point.