Just an hour-and-a-half by road from Toronto, an excursion to Niagara Falls is a popular choice for visitors to the vibrant capital city of Ontario. The three majestic waterfalls that straddle the Canadian and American border are simply a sight to behold and leave lasting memories for all who witness them.
Below, we’ve picked out three of the best Niagara Falls tours that can be enjoyed by visitors to Toronto, with our selection based on pricing and customer reviews. We hope it gives you a taste to visit one of the world’s most iconic natural wonders.
FROM CDN$25.95 PER PERSON
Immerse yourself in the magisterial beauty of Niagara Falls on an incredible Hornblower cruise – one of the many tours listed on the fantastic Summer Fun Guide
website, a comprehensive directory of things to do and places to stay in Ontario. You’ll need to make your way independently from Toronto to Niagara where you’ll board your boat to head off on the trip of a lifetime. While on the water, you’ll get thrillingly close to the incredible thundering water, power and mist of the world famous waterfall. Word of caution: be prepared to get wet! To find out more about the action-packed adventure that awaits you on this Niagara Falls tour, or to discover more things to do while visiting Ontario, just click on the link below and browse away.
FROM CDN$146.33 PER PERSON
After departing from Toronto early morning, your first port of call at Niagara Falls will be an IMAX movie to learn about the history of this iconic area. Next you’ll head to the top of the Skylon Tower where you can enjoy stunning views of the falls below. A Journey Behind the Fallst then allows you to embark on a self-guided tour of a rock nestled behind Niagara, offering a close-up view of the cascading water. A helicopter tour of the area is then followed by dinner and an overnight stay in a local hotel. The next morning, you’ll began the day with a visit to the Butterfly Conservatory , home to over 2,000 butterflies, before moving on to the Table Rock Center for fantastic lookout points over the falls. Your final high-octane activity will be a Hornblower Cruise that will take you within splashing distance of the falls. After lunch, you’ll visit the tranquil town of Niagara-on-the-Lake for relaxed strolls and samples of the local wine before your return journey to Toronto.
FROM CDN$606.43 PER GROUPS OF TEN
This intimate, all-inclusive private excursion will take you into the heart of Niagara Falls aboard a Hornblowr boat cruise before embarking on a whistle-stop tour of the area’s best landmarks and places of interest. Available for groups of between 1 and 10 guests, you and your party will be collected from your accommodation in Toronto in a private luxury vehicle, which will transport you to the legendary Niagara Falls. During the journey an expert guide will regale you with stories about the Falls’ unique history and geography. Your first stop will be the Skylon Tower which offers a bird’s-eye view of the waterfalls before enjoying a Journey Behind the Falls, where you’ll take an elevator beneath the Falls, then follow a passageway to a pair of observation decks set directly behind the falling water. Next up, you’ll board the Hornblower for a look at the magnificent waterfalls from their misty, thundering base. Enjoy a buffet lunch at a restaurant at the top of the Sheraton Hotel before continuing on to the pretty town of Niagara-on-the-Lake where you can stroll around at your leisure before your return trip to Toronto.