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Niagara Falls
A popular place for being thrilled or soaked amid natural splendour, Niagara Falls attracts curious spectators and adventurous honeymooners from around the world. The splendid main attraction -- more than six million cubic feet of water cascading over a rocky crest -- sits partially in the United States and partially in Canada. The US side has recently been busy promoting other activities to lure visitors. Venues like the Aquarium of Niagara offer fun and engaging alternatives for adults and children, after or in between visits to the Falls. Outdoor recreation such as hiking, cycling, fishing and camping can be found at the Niagara Falls State Park. The history of attempts to conquer the majestic Falls is captured... more A popular place for being thrilled or soaked amid natural splendour, Niagara Falls attracts curious spectators and adventurous honeymooners from around the world. The splendid main attraction -- more than six million cubic feet of water cascading over a rocky crest -- sits partially in the United States and partially in Canada. The US side has recently been busy promoting other activities to lure visitors. Venues like the Aquarium of Niagara offer fun and engaging alternatives for adults and children, after or in between visits to the Falls. Outdoor recreation such as hiking, cycling, fishing and camping can be found at the Niagara Falls State Park. The history of attempts to conquer the majestic Falls is captured at the Daredevil Museum; the Schoellkopf Museum concentrates on the history and geology. There's more to the Falls than, well, the Falls, including a wide array of dining and accommodation options, from budget to luxury. This awe-inspiring region makes for an exhilarating and multi-faceted getaway. less

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Cave of the Winds
Cave of the Winds
Owner description: This exciting tour outfits you in a hooded raincoat and takes you into a cave and then along a catwalk near the foot of the falls for an up-close, wet and very rewarding view of... more Owner description: This exciting tour outfits you in a hooded raincoat and takes you into a cave and then along a catwalk near the foot of the falls for an up-close, wet and very rewarding view of the thunderous, cascading waters. less
Attraction type: Caverns & Caves
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Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls
Three magnificent falls, two American and one Canadian, mark the point at which the Niagara River rumbles over the Niagara Escarpment.
Attraction type: Waterfalls; Bodies of Water
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Niagara Falls State Park
Niagara Falls State Park
Owner description: A huge expanse of natural beauty, this oldest state park in the U.S. offers biking, fishing and cross-country skiing, and contains plenty of hiking and walking trails, including... more Owner description: A huge expanse of natural beauty, this oldest state park in the U.S. offers biking, fishing and cross-country skiing, and contains plenty of hiking and walking trails, including the Niagara Gorge Trail System, which affords great views of both the falls and the gorge. less
Attraction type: State Parks; Waterfalls
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Bridal Veil Falls
Bridal Veil Falls
One of the American falls.
Attraction type: Waterfalls
Niagara Falls Observation Tower
Niagara Falls Observation Tower
Attraction type: Observation Decks & Towers
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Third Street Retreat
Third Street Retreat
Ranked #1 of 295 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Griffon Gastropub
The Griffon Gastropub
Ranked #2 of 295 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: USD 10 - USD 25
Cuisines: American, Brew Pub, Bar, Gastropub
Good for: Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
De Dee's Dairy
De Dee's Dairy
Ranked #3 of 295 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Good for: Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Red Coach Inn - Restaurant
Red Coach Inn - Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 295 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: USD 15 - USD 40
Cuisines: American, Bar
Good for: Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Wine on Third
Wine on Third
Ranked #5 of 295 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: USD 15 - USD 20
Cuisines: American, Wine Bar
Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Best Western Summit Inn
2.5 of 5
Best Western Summit Inn
USD 75 - USD 264
Ranked #7 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Super 8 Niagara Falls/Buffalo Area
2.0 of 5
Super 8 Niagara Falls/Buffalo Area
USD 77 - USD 266
Ranked #11 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Gorge View
Gorge View
USD 48 - USD 161
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

The Giacomo
3.0 of 5
The Giacomo
USD 131 - USD 445
Ranked #1 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Comfort Inn The Pointe
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn The Pointe
USD 89 - USD 283
Ranked #3 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Sheraton At The Falls
4.0 of 5
Sheraton At The Falls
USD 140 - USD 432
Ranked #4 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
4.0 of 5
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
USD 148 - USD 536
Ranked #8 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Sterling Inn & Spa
4.0 of 5
Sterling Inn & Spa
USD 141 - USD 357
Ranked #2 of 128 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls Marriott Fallsview Hotel & Spa
4.0 of 5
Niagara Falls Marriott Fallsview Hotel & Spa
USD 146 - USD 434 (CAD 185 - CAD 549)
Ranked #6 of 128 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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