Niagara Falls USA Tour w/Maid of the Mist & Cave of the Winds


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A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration4 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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This walking tour of Niagara Falls USA have you discovering the best views of the Falls from Goat Island. You will also enjoy Cave of the Winds and Maid of the Mist.
Tour Highlights:
- Explore Niagara on the top attractions including Cave of the Winds and Maid of the Mist (Admission Included)
- Discover the best views of Niagara Falls NY while spending time outdoors
- Enjoy picturesque views from Goat Island, Luna Island, Terrapin Point and the Three Sisters Islands
- Learn fun facts and history of the area
- Incredible photo opportunities throughout the tour


On your walking tour of Niagara Falls, NY , your guide will meet you at the Sitting Nikola Tesla Statue near the goat island parking lot. Goat Island is well known for having one of the most magnificent views of both the American and Canadian Falls.
After visiting the Tesla statue, your guide will bring you to The next stop on your tour will be Luna Island which separates the American and Bridal Veil Falls. This Island was originally called Prospect Island but it was renamed for the famous lunar rainbows that appear over it on bright, moonlit nights.
At Cave of the Winds you’ll descend into the Niagara Gorge before embarking on a series of walkways leading to the famous “hurricane deck”. It has been said that even on a clear, calm day, a trip to the hurricane deck feels like you’re standing in the middle of a tropical storm!
For those who choose to continue with the optional Maid of the Mist boat ride instead, your guide will bring you to the Prospect Point Observation Tower for an up-close look at the Falls before heading down to the boarding site for the iconic Maid of the Mist boat ride.
For those who are not continuing with the optional Cave of the Winds or Maid of the Mist visit, your guide will end the tour, give you directions to get back to your vehicle and make some recommendations for things to do in the area. You can then take the rest of the day to continue exploring Niagara Falls, New York.
Terrapin Point is a scenic observation area on Goat Island in Niagara Falls State Park, offering stunning views of the Horseshoe Falls, one of the three waterfalls that make up Niagara Falls. It is located on the American side of the border, providing a vantage point to see the powerful cascade of water and the mist that rises from the falls. Renovated several times, it features accessible walkways and viewing platforms for visitors to enjoy the natural spectacle up close.
Your tour will then continue onward to the Three Sisters Islands. The islands are connected by bridges which allow pedestrians to walk across all three for grand views of the raging rapids of the Niagara River before its descent into the Horseshoe Falls. The Three Sisters Islands have served as an inspiration for many artists because of their natural beauty.
Head to the famous Maid of the Mist, you will be able to check out the view from the Prospect Point Observation Tower as well. Your tour will come to a close and you and your guide will part ways.


Maid of the Mist (admission included)
Guided walking tour of Goat Island in Niagara Falls, NY including: Luna Island and Terrapin Point with many photo opportunities
Cave of the Winds (admission included)


Gratuities (optional)

Additional Information

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Cave of the Winds - there are stairs but there is an option to bypass the stairs for those requiring accessibility accommodations

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.