Things to do in Niagara Falls
1. Niagara Falls
One of the 7 wonders of the world, you simply cannot visit Niagara without checking out the iconic falls. Take a journey onboard the Maid of the Mist – nothing gets you closer to the thundering water. Do it during the day or cruise along at sunset at certain times of year. For adrenaline junkies, The Niagara Sky Wheel soars 175 feet above Niagara Falls and enjoy spectacular panoramic views as far as the eye can see.
2. Clifton Hill
Known as one of the major tourist spots in Niagara, this fun-filled street has something for all ages. Packed to the brim with eateries, casinos and lively bars and nightclubs, this is the perfect place to visit after a day exploring Niagara Falls. Attractions include dinosaur mini-golf, a go-karting speedway and a Ripley’s museum!
3. The Countryside and Vineyards
There are copious numbers of tours available of the lush countryside and vineyards that surround Niagara. Pick up and drop off can be arranged at your hotel so that you can really indulge in the wine tasting, and many offers can also include a delicious lunch or dinner. There is no better way for you to get acquainted with the local produce.
4. Hershey’s Chocolate World
Located just moments away from the falls, Hershey’s Chocolate World is a 4-storey interactive shopping experience. This is your opportunity to bring home a whopping 5lb bar of delicious Hershey’s chocolate or a 1lb Peanut Butter Cups. Make sure you leave some room in your suitcase!
5. Skylon Tower
The most famous restaurant in Niagara Falls, the Skylon Tower gives patrons the opportunity to dine almost 800 feet above the falls in a revolving restaurant for the best views Niagara Falls, the lush wine district and the iconic skylines of New York, Buffalo and Toronto. Take some time to explore the Family Fun Centre and watch 4D movies and take part in the interactive games and rides for all ages.