Location Niagara Falls, New York time.png Duration 3 hours (approx.) adult.png View price
Tour Inclusions
  • Tickets to Cave of the Winds
  • Tickets to the Maid of the Mist Boat Ride
  • Tickets to the Observation Tower

Maid of the Mist and Cave of the Winds Guided Walking Tour

Niagara Falls is one of the world's most breathtaking natural wonders, and there's no better way to experience its beauty than with the Maid of the Mist and Cave of the Winds Guided Walking Tour. This tour takes you on a journey through the Niagara Falls State Park, where you'll see the magnificent Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls up close.

As you stroll through the park, you will witness the majestic Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls, and the Bridal Veil Falls. Our tour guide will ensure that you don't miss out on any of the stunning views and will provide you with fascinating insights into the falls and the surrounding area.

To top off your experience, the tour concludes with a ticket to the Cave of the Winds, where you will be showered under 60,000 gallons of water. This is an experience that you won't soon forget, as you feel the force of the falls and the power of nature up close.

We run this tour every day, serving thousands of tourists from all over the world each year. Our team of experienced guides is dedicated to providing you with an immersive and informative experience that you will cherish for years to come.

Expert local guide who shares fascinating stories about the falls and the surrounding area

Views of all three falls: Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls

Ticket to the Cave of the Winds for an unforgettable experience

Insightful commentary about the history, geology, and myths of Niagara Falls

An immersive and informative experience that you will cherish for years to come

Don't miss out on the chance to explore one of the world's most incredible natural wonders with a local guide who knows the ins and outs of the Niagara Falls State Park. Book your tour today and discover the magic of the falls for yourself.

Tour Itinerary

  • 1.

    Stop At: Maid of the Mist

    The 'Maid of the Mist' is a renowned boat ride that has been in operation since 1846. On this ride, you will have the opportunity to get up close to all three waterfalls - the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, and the Canadian Horseshoe Falls. As you embark on this unforgettable experience, the mist from the thundering waterfalls will shower you. Waterproof ponchos will be provided to everyone for protection.

    Maid of the Mist 45 Minutes
  • 2.

    Stop At: Niagara Falls Observation Tower

    Following the surreal view of the falls from the Maid of the Mist boat ride, you will ride an elevator up to the Observation Deck, offering a different and elevated perspective. Photographs captured from this location are truly epic!

    Niagara Falls Observation Tower 15 Minutes
  • 3.

    Pass By: Green Island

    One of the many islands surrounding the Falls is Green Island, which is uniquely situated in the center of the American Falls.

    Green Island
  • 4.

    Stop At: Nikola Tesla Monument

    Your guide will accompany you to see the man himself, albeit in the form of a statue. You will discover more about his groundbreaking work, which we still reap the benefits of 70 years later, thanks to his genius.

    Nikola Tesla Monument 15 Minutes
  • 5.

    Stop At: Goat Island

    Your guide will transport you to Goat Island, where you will embark on a brief walk to Terrapin Point. From there, you will have a magnificent view of the Canadian Horse-Shoe falls that is closer than you ever imagined possible.

    Goat Island 15 Minutes
  • 6.

    Stop At: Bridal Veil Falls

    During the tour, your guide will lead you to Luna Island where you can view the Bridal Veil Falls and American Falls up close. Along the way, they will provide you with fascinating information about the history of the falls and details about its natural wonder.

    Bridal Veil Falls 15 Minutes
  • 7.

    Stop At: Cave of the Winds

    This experience is exclusively available on the American side of Niagara Falls. The adventure begins with a walk through a small interactive museum followed by a thrilling cinema-like experience about the groundbreaking invention of Nikola Tesla, who used the water from the falls to generate electricity - a method still in use today. The real excitement starts when you put on a poncho and step onto a wooden deck located directly beneath the Bridal Veil Falls, which is rebuilt every year. This is the only location where you can actually touch the water from the falls, providing an indescribable view and cooling sensation. But that's not all - you'll then proceed to the hurricane deck where you can choose to experience 60,000 gallons of water thundering down over you.

    Cave of the Winds 1 Hour
  • 8.

    Stop At: Horseshoe Falls

    You will witness an incredible sight of the Canadian Horse-shoe falls up close. From this vantage point, you can observe the forceful flow of water as it plunges over the falls, producing an abundance of mist visible from a great distance.

    Horseshoe Falls 15 Minutes

Pickup Information

There are 2 possible departure locations

20 Goat Island Rd, 20 Goat Island Rd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303, USA

(The guide will be waiting for you under the structure of a Giant Archway)

Hard Rock Cafe, 333 Prospect St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303, USA

(If you have booked the 9:00 AM or 2:00 PM tours, your meeting point will be at this location)

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • It is possible to receive a full refund if you cancel the experience up to 24 hours before it takes place.
  • A full refund is available if you cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience.
  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start time of the experience.
  • If you cancel within 24 hours of the experience's start time, you will not receive a refund for the amount paid.
  • Any changes made within 24 hours of the experience's start time will not be accepted.
  • The cut-off times are based on the local time of the experience.
  • Good weather is required for this experience. If it is cancelled due to poor weather, you will be offered a different date or a full refund.

Other Information

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
  • The experience is not wheelchair accessible.
  • The experience is stroller accessible.
  • Service animals are allowed.
  • The experience is near public transportation.
  • Infants must sit on laps.
  • The experience is not recommended for travelers with back problems or serious medical conditions.
  • Most travelers can participate. This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers.

Tour Exclusions

  • Gratuities