Niagara Falls Things to Do

  • Niagara Falls State Park, New York State
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  • Niagara Falls State Park, New York State
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  • Niagara Falls State Park, New York State
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Niagara Falls

  • 1. Niagara Falls State Park, New York State

    At the Maid of the Mist tour boat that goes up to the falls (an iconic ride) they will give you a yellow poncho. You will still get wet - you should dress for that, especially the shoes. And you will...

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  • 2. Falls at night

    At night the falls are lit up with colored lights , at 10 PM there is a fireworks show. its well worth it to stick around to see the falls at night around...

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  • 3. Cave of the Winds

    The first stop to expose my kids to Niagara. We were there the Friday of Columbus Day weekend, so the crowds were non existent, and the weather was very nice....

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  • 4. Great being wet!

    When you are on the Niagara Falls, you certainly should not miss the experience with the famous "Maid of the mist". The ride is alltogether I think about half...

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  • 5. Goat Island

    Goat Island is the place to go to get some of the best and closest views of the Niagara Falls. As a part of Niagara Falls State Park, it is a great place to...

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  • 6. Aquarium of Niagara

    The Aquarium of Niagara doesn't have the splash of the larger water-themed parks on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls, but it makes for an interesting,...

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  • 7. THE FALLS- TOURS

    The Maid of the mist tour is quite an experience as the boat passes the Bridal Veil Falls then directly in to the misty Horseshoe Falls. You can also take the...

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  • 8. Bridal Veil Falls ~ New York Side

    The Bridal Veil Falls is the smallest of the three waterfalls that make up Niagara Falls. It is located on the U.S. side (New York State). The Bridal Veil Falls...

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  • 9. Go International

    The falls are beautiful to see, but for a different perspective try crossing the Rainbow Bridge and walk along the falls from the Canadian side too.The Canadian...

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  • 10. Side trip to Toronto 1 1/2 hour away

    Instead of going to NYC, why not do the vacation in Toronto??? You get to see Niageria Falls, stay in the Embassy Suites with a fall views,,,the best, and then...

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  • 11. Don't miss experiencing the Falls.

    I lived in the area for several years. Many people miss Goat Island and the 3 Sisters Islands on the NY side. I know most people like the Canada side because...

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  • 12. Bridal Veil Falls

    From Luna Island via Goat Island you can see the Bridal Veil Falls, the smallest of the waterfalls, in the Park. Luna Island separates them from the American...

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  • 13. Goat Island

    Goat Island is a big island off the Niagara Falls and connects between both the American and Horseshoe Falls. The Island is accessed by the American Rapids...

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  • 14. The Observation Tower

    The Observation Tower is 230-feet high which overlooks the Rainbow Bridge and both the American and Horseshoe Falls. I was able to take some photos of both the...

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  • 15. Cave of the Winds

    The Cave of the Winds trip will take you very close to Niagara Falls. Make sure you have at least 1hour for the entire trip. The journey starts with an elevator...

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  • 16. Three Sisters Islands

    The Three Sisters islands were named for the three daughters of an early visitor named Parkhurst Whitney. In the spring of 1816, he led his girls on a tour of...

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  • 17. American Falls

    There are actually three waterfalls on the Niagara River, and all of them collectively are referred to as Niagara Falls. The largest and most famous of these is...

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  • 18. Skylon Towers

    What a wonderful attraction to visit. Skylon Tower is 520 feet and the tallest structure in Niagara. It opened in the autumn of 1964. It has one of the most...

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  • 19. CN towers little b!tch, the Skyline tower.

    Observation DeckTotal height of tower frombase to top of flashing beacon 520 feet (160m), and 775 feet above the bottom of the Falls. it has an Indoor/outdoor...

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  • 20. Nikola Tesla ~Memorial

    This wonderful bronze statue is of Nikola Tesla located in Niagara Falls State Park in Goat Island. It is a tribute to a man before his time due to his work he...

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  • 21. Cave of the Winds

    After having some snacks, we decided to buy tickets for Cave of the Winds attraction. However, upon finding that the waiting time was 2 hours, we changed our...

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  • 22. Historical Three Sisters Islands

    We hiked along the trail to Three Sisters Islands, which are named after Celinda, Angelina, and Asenath Whitney, daughters of General Parkhurst Whitney of...

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  • 23. Hiking on Goat Island

    We crossed the Pedestrian Bridge (see last tip), and stepped on the Goat Island. We took a trail that was descending steeply along the river towards...

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  • 24. A respite at Rapids Viewing Area

    From American Falls we hiked along the scenic river southeastly direction to the Visitor Centre and then to the Rapids Viewing Area. Here the waters had become...

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  • 25. Views by the American Falls

    We hopped on to Niagara Scenic Trolley near Parking Lot P3 (our 1st stop) at the Goat Island. It drove over American Rapids Bridge to reach the mainland. We...

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