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Maid of the Mist

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Address: Niagara Reservation State Park at Prospect Point, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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The Maid of the Mist will close for the season on Sunday November 6th.

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The Maid of the Mist will close for the season on Sunday November 6th.

Maid of the Mist-America's Most Monumental Experience Since 1846. Trips depart every 15 minutes from Prospect Point, Niagara Falls State Park in Niagara Falls New York.

Take a ride to the base of Niagara Falls for an experience to remember. Souvenir rain ponchos are provided.

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USD 134.94*
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Niagara Falls in One Day: Deluxe Sightseeing Tour of American and Canadian Sides
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Niagara Falls Canadian Side Tour and Maid of the Mist Boat Ride
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Niagara Falls American-Side Tour with Maid of the Mist Boat Ride

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Misty boat ride never the mightiest falls

This is a must visit when in Buffao. This spot is enchanting and exciting. Book yourself well in advance to avoid line and chaos of booking at the counter. When at the boat occupy... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a must visit when in Buffao. This spot is enchanting and exciting. Book yourself well in advance to avoid line and chaos of booking at the counter. When at the boat occupy the top deck for the view if the falls. Avoid taking your mobile phones. When kids are around be carefull as the crowd gets too excited... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Maid of the Mist is something everyone should do at least once. Its very scenic and informative and gets you as close to the falls as possible. Be prepared to get wet! Its great on a warm summer day. They supply raincoats. But for those who require perfect hair! etc. forget it. Leave it for a day that you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This boat comes in a decently safe view and closeness to the falls. Took in late September on a beautiful sunny day once. Don't refuse the poncho. Long enough to cover capris. Very magnificent too see in person. Inexpensive too, under $15. Also, saw them in February and there were some ice sheets, but of course boat wasn't running because... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is so much fun and cool - Very unique experience. Do it if you can - Awesome to record live- ! Get your feet wet :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a must do attraction and a great way to get close to the Falls. My kids loved this. You will get soaked which feels great in the hot summer.

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Brookhaven, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful views and you do get wet! You also get to keep your poncho as a souvenir. It is definitely a must do when you go to the falls!!! We loved it. It was our favorite part of the trip!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you haven't been aboard the Maid of the Mist, you haven't seen Niagara Falls. They don't call it "...of the mist" for nothing, so be sure to don the blue poncho they supply you. I kept mine instead of throwing it in the recycling bin, because you never know when you're going to get caught in a sudden rain... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a not-to-miss attraction when one visits Niagara Falls. The trip starts at the foot of the observation tower and goes by both the American and Canadian Falls getting very close to Horseshoe Falls. You do get a little wet even with the complimentary ponchos you receive. My wife does not like thrill rides at all but loved this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When at Niagara Falls, don't let the opportunity to feel the falls slip. Take a ride at one of the boats. We took the Maid of the Mist. The boat ride fun. Make sure to go there first and position at the front (upper deck) so you get to see both sides of the falls (US and Canada). They did... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maid of the Mist is so much fun. Its worth waiting in line and putting on the rain poncho. You will get great pictures and have so much fun ! Enjoy it. Niagara Falls has a lot of touristy attractions but they are all very fun. We loved it.

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