This 4-5 hour fully guided tour features some of the best views and experiences in Niagara Fall, New York. Take a ride aboard the world famous Maid of the Mist Boat to experience a view from the Niagara River unlike any other. On the American Tour you will view or visit:
Maid of the Mist Boat Ride NY State Observation Tower
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Whirlpool State Park Luna Island
American Falls Upper Rapids
Horseshoe Falls Control Dam
Bridal Veil Falls Terrapin Point
Lower Rapids Prospect Point
Giant Whirlpool Three Sisters Island
Goat Island Illumination of Niagara Falls/ Evening Tour
Start this sightseeing tour of Niagara Falls, New York by traveling downstream in a minibus along the Niagara Gorge to the Niagara Whirlpool, where the Falls began some 6,000 years ago. During this 20-minute stop, learn about the geology that helped to create Niagara Falls, the Whirlpool Aero Car, and the Whirlpool itself.
The next stop is Goat Island, located just above Niagara Falls. It divides the rapids into three distinct falls: the American Falls, the Bridal Veil Falls, and the Horseshoe Falls. While touring the island, learn about its history and the story of the Three Sisters Islands. View the upper rapids, see Canada across the river, and the Rainbow Bridge. The first stop on Goat Island is Terrapin Point, which views the mighty Horseshoe Falls, the Table Rock Welcome Centre, and the hydroelectric power plants.
When leaving the island, travel to the Three Sister Trading Post for souvenirs, gift shopping, and refreshments. Lastly, it's back to Niagara Falls State Park to visit Prospect Point, take in the views from the New York State Observation Tower, and cruise to the base of the thundering falls on the iconic Maid of the Mist.
If you choose an evening tour you will see the spectacular Illumination of Niagara Falls.