Guide to Niagara Falls, one of the best getaways from New York

Niagara Falls is one of the most famous natural attractions in the world thanks to its beauty. Tracing the border between the United States and Canada, this natural wonder named by the Iroquois tribe as “water thunder” is one of the most visited places in North America.

This attraction is a unique visual spectacle due to the large amount of water that flows down the falls, being one of the largest waterfalls in the world. This is an unmissable destination if you want to fully enjoy your next trip to New York and make a getaway.

How to get to Niagara Falls from New York

If you are going to visit Niagara Falls from New York, we recommend that you do it through a guided tour; You can forget about the details, learn essential information and enjoy your trip the best way possible.

About 650 kilometers from New York is this natural wonder, to get there you will have to make more from one transport to another and this will make the trip longer.

With a guided tour you will be directly at Niagara Falls, likewise, you can take the Maid of the Mist boat ride passing under the falls to appreciate its beauty up close.

In addition, throughout the excursion a professional guide will accompany you on your trip to share all the information about the falls, its history and its surroundings.

If you prefer to travel on your own, you have several options. You can travel by bus, on a journey of approximately 6 hours, by plane, landing at the Buffalo airport, 40 kilometers from the Falls.

If you are traveling with your family or want to explore, you can rent a car. It is a very comfortable option that will allow you to discover other places along the way.

What to see in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls - Maid of the mist

Embark on the Maid of the Mist, the boat that will sail at the foot of these falls and allow you to appreciate the spectacle in a unique way.

If you pass through the platforms of the Cave of the Winds, you can get as close as 6 meters to the Bridal Veil Falls.

Journey Behind the Falls: Enjoy a beautiful view from below, going through the tunnels located behind the falls; when you reach the observation points you will be so close that you can almost touch them.

If you want to know more about the schedules and the different attractions in Niagara Falls you can visit the following link:

Tips and Recommendations

If you are going to stay in this area, we recommend that you book your accommodation in advance. This area is very visited and it is common for the hotels with the best views to be full on special dates or high seasons.

The best season to visit Niagara Falls is between June and October, since it is during these dates that you can enjoy the Maid of The Mist cruise.

Niagara Falls is open to the public without restriction 24 hours a day.

If you travel overnight from New York, we recommend that you find a place to stay, since the journey will take approximately 6 hours.

Visit this natural wonder with us and enjoy an unforgettable experience with our Niagara Falls one day trip.

We have everything prepared for your vacations in New York.  Check our tours and trips and get ready to live the best experience of your life.

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