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$453 PER PERSON
Available throughout the year, this magical four day, three night tour takes in the world famous natural wonder of Niagara Falls and promises to leave you with memories to last a lifetime. Starting with a pick up from Toronto Airport, you’ll board a comfortable coach to embark on your adventure. During the trip you’ll visit many of Toronto’s finest attractions before heading to the highlight of the trip – the wonderous Falls themselves, where you can see them up close and personal either from one of the viewing platforms or on a adrenaline-pumping boat ride. There’ll also be stop-offs at two other popular destinations. The price of the tour includes 3 nights’ accommodation in Toronto, plus all meals and drinks.
FROM CDN$201 PER PERSON
On this full-day tour you’ll get to witness jaw-dropping views while learning about the history of the region. Starting with a morning hotel pick up, you’ll journey around Lake Ontario, passing the famous credit river and Welland Canal into Niagara Falls. Once at the iconic landmark, your guide will escort you to the Hornblower Niagara Cruise for a memorable journey into the mist of the falls. Later, walk along the path to Table Rock for a close-up view of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls before enjoying lunch overlooking the falls, souvenir shopping, and an optional helicopter ride over the falls. Next, head along the Niagara parkway where you can take pictures and learn the history of the war of 1812 before visiting the beautiful town of Niagara-on-the-Lake. Lastly, you’ll stop off at a local winery for some wine sampling before heading back 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.