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Niagara Falls Helicopter Tour
"Your helicopter experience begins at the Niagara Falls heliport across the street from the Whirlpool Rapids. Check in meet your pilot and board your 7-passenger Airbus H130 helicopter which features large windows perfect for snapping photos of the aerial views. Then strap in and take off! Under the command of your experienced pilot your helicopter will take you on a smooth route above all of Niagara’s natural and manmade attractions. Throughout the tour listen to taped commentary about the sights through your headset. As you follow the Niagara River look down on the Sir Adam Beck generating plant the Whirlpool Rapids
From CAD140.00
 
Canadian Side Sightseeing Tour of Niagara Falls
"This 4-5 hour tour is guaranteed to stimulate your senses and leave you with memories that will last a lifetime. After pickup from your Niagara Falls hotel sit back and relax on a scenic drive to the Falls. The tour takes you through the Upper Niagara River where your guide recounts the history of Niagara Falls and give you facts and stories about the landmarks. Along the way visit well-known sites like Floral Clock. This unique attraction is a very popular stop on the Niagara Parkway and is photographed almost as often as the Falls! See the Whirlpool Rapids and get an amazing view of Goat Island.You’ll also view the the Niagara Parkway Giant Whirlpool Horseshoe Falls and many many more sights.Once you arrive at Niagara Falls jump aboard the Hornblower Boat Cruise (Maid of the Mist) to get up close to the base of the Falls. Then walk behind the Falls at Journey Behind the Falls
From CAD129.00
 
Niagara Falls Small-Group Day Tour
"Your day begins with pickup from your hotel or the agreed downtown location from around 8am to 9am. After meeting your guide enjoy a narrated drive to Niagara Falls for 3 to 4 hours of free time. During this time you can walk around the strip and participate in activities such as the famous Hornblower boat cruise. Please note that attraction costs at Niagara Falls are extra and can be paid at the ticket booth.Next you will visit famous sights such as the Niagara Whirlpool Rapids and the Niagara Hydro Dam and enjoy a scenic ride across the Niagara Parkway. Please note that these sights may vary and are based on timing and season. You will also have a short period to walk through Niagara-on-the-Lake one of Canada's most beautiful towns.Finish the day with a visit to the Niagara Wine Region and a free wine tasting. Brace yourself for the famous Niagara Icewine! You will then be dropped off at your hotel or the agreed drop off location between""
From CAD76.00

Skylon Tower Tips (23)

Niagara's Space Needle

Modeled after Seattle's Space Needle, this structure was opened in 1964. It stands approximately 520 feet and is the tallest building in Niagara (not for long - there are hotel expansions in the works...
CoAir13
Sep 29, 2005

Views from the Top

For some great aerial views without going flying take a ride to the top of the Skylon Tower. You can just visit the observation tower, or dine at the rotating resturant. (This food is expensive and...
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kazander
Jun 02, 2005

Skylon Tower at night

I haven't been up the Skylon Tower, I just took a picture because I liked the lights of it so much :-) But I imagine that the views from the observation deck must be something similar to the Minolta...
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sim1
Dec 28, 2004

Skylon Tower

The Skylon Tower is one of those places that you have to visit when at Niagara, for the views from up high if nothing else.They have a shop here selling all the usual tack!! The views are something...
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kentishgirl
Nov 04, 2004

An awesome view of the American & Horseshoe Falls

A trip to the top of the Skylon Tower is a must for a panoramic view of both Falls. A combination ticket for the Imax movie and the Skylon Tower observation deck is available and saves you a few...
dopey1200
Aug 10, 2004

Skylon Tower - What a view!

One of the few attractions in Niagara Falls worth paying for is the Skylon Tower. From the observation deck high above the ground you'll have a spectacular view of both the American and Horseshoe...
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AcornMan
Apr 24, 2004

Skylon Tower

Take an elevator 520 ft to get a great view of the falls. I haven't been up this tower in a few years, but I remember liking it as a child. There is also a revolving restaurant here, The Minolta Tower...
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chrissyalex
Aug 02, 2003

Niagara's most famous landmark!

The tallest structure in Niagara Falls has an outdoor observation deck, glass elevators and a restaurant.
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80-bettyboo
Jan 30, 2007

Skylon tower

Scarey 'ladybug' lifts that travel up the outside of the building. Brilliant view of the falls from the top. Great photo opportunity.
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Bullabong
Nov 08, 2006

Scenic Views

The Skylon tower offers stunning views across Niagara.It is really high/I hate heights! but so worth it for the views - they really are something else.
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kentishgirl
Nov 04, 2004

Skylon Tower

Ride the glass elevator to the top and look at breathtaking views of the city and the falls. Enjoy fine dining at the revolving restaurant at the top.
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lashr1999
Sep 21, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Skylon Tower

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Oakes Garden Theatre

This is a small park near Rainbow Bridge, within walking distance of the Falls. It is used for outdoor concerts and wedding photos, but when I was there it was pretty empty. Very nice to stroll around...
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Clifton Hill

It's not the most challenging mini golf course ever, but the environment is what makes it. The kids loved playing among the giant dinosaurs, and the volcano that would "erupt" periodically. It is all...
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Ripleys Believe It Or Not! Museum

This is one among the 31 Believe It or not Odditoriums around the world.Good for everyone of you like to see unique oddities, rare film footages, bizarre artifacts, usual arts, puzzles, illusions and...
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Casino Niagara

Casino floor size: 100,000 ft² (9,000 m²) Slot machines: 1750 Slot tournament area Table games: 60 Restaurants: 3 ( Lucky's steakhouse , The Market Buffet, Perks Cafe ) Bars: Corona, Quench,...
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Nightmares Fear Factory

I was so dissapointed at this attraction. It is not scarey! It is pitch black except for a red dot light to follow. People yell and try and scare you. The employees grab your legs, trying to make you...
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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls was a side trip on the way to New England. We went to the American side of the falls before sunrise, hoping to see them lit up. They aren't, at least not in September. So we walked...
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