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Maid of the Mist

Address: Niagara Reservation State Park at Prospect Point, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Phone Number: +1 716-284-8897
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Owner description: Maid of the Mist-America's Most Monumental Experience Since 1846...
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Activities: Group tours/day tour
Owner description: 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. Opening date depends on ice conditions. Trips run until October 31st.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

The boat trip really gives you a feeling of the power of the Falls. You board on the American side and you set out to the Canadian Falls and pass the,American Falls. There is no Visa needed. The boat gets a bit packed in the summer when we were there but we had fun. You get good pictures of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Truly fantastic. Be prepared to get wet, but don't miss it. Gives an outstanding idea of the power of the falls. Puts things in perspective.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

If you visit the falls you have to do this. The boat takes you as close as they possibly can before the force of the falls push the boat back. You get drenched which is amazing especially on a hot day. They do give you rain covers which keep you reasonably dry but getting wet is half the fun. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Loved this place! Such a different experience I may not do on any other vacation. We went with a tour group from Missouri and truly enjoyed ourselves.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The feel of the mist & sound of water falling is just awesome. One should go in this trip. It's a wonderful experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This iconic attraction is more than what everyone says about it. I cannot put to words how amazing this is. Until I was on this boat I did not fully grasp how amazing the falls are. The staff is friendly and helpful! They'll snap a photo for you! Going into the horse shoe area is something you can only experience.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We had already decided before beginning our road trip of North East America & Canada we were going on the maid of the mist so it was just a case of asking the lady in the kiosk which would be the cheapest way to do all we wanted to do and then pay for an attraction package tickets for two.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I have done the Maid of the Mist tour both when it was on the Canadian side and when it moved to the New York side; I would recommend that you should do it at least once in your lifetime. Don't let the ponchos give you the wrong impression- you will get soaked regardless of the poncho. It may seem... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I went to Niagara Falls with my family on summer 2014 on a very tight budget. We had to sleep in very cheap hotels and cook on a camping stove in the hotel room in order to be able to pay for the attractions. I am a stay at home mom and my husband only provider. That being said, I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

You cant get a better veiw of the falls!! Great ride for the cost! All the tourists (tour bus tourists) can be a little annoying though.

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