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Niagara Falls
A popular spot for getting wowed or soaked amid natural splendor, Niagara Falls attracts curious spectators and adventurous honeymooners from around the world. The splendid main attraction - more than six million feet of water cascading over a rocky crest - sits partially in the United States and partially in Canada. The U.S. side has recently been busy promoting other activities to lure visitors. Venues like the Aquarium of Niagara offer parents fun and engaging alternatives for kids, after or in between visits to the Falls. Outdoor recreation such as hiking, biking, fishing and camping can be found at the Niagara Falls State Park. The storied history of attempts to conquer the majestic Falls is captured at the... more A popular spot for getting wowed or soaked amid natural splendor, Niagara Falls attracts curious spectators and adventurous honeymooners from around the world. The splendid main attraction - more than six million feet of water cascading over a rocky crest - sits partially in the United States and partially in Canada. The U.S. side has recently been busy promoting other activities to lure visitors. Venues like the Aquarium of Niagara offer parents fun and engaging alternatives for kids, after or in between visits to the Falls. Outdoor recreation such as hiking, biking, fishing and camping can be found at the Niagara Falls State Park. The storied 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 lodging options, from budget to upscale. This awe-inspiring region makes for an exhilarating and multi-faceted getaway less

All things to do » Things to do

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 293 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: $5 - $15
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, 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 293 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, Brew Pub, Bar, Gastropub
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Lunch, 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 293 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Red Coach Inn - Restaurant
Red Coach Inn - Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 293 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: $15 - $40
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Bakery Restaurant and Lounge
Bakery Restaurant and Lounge
Ranked #5 of 293 Restaurants in Niagara Falls
Price: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Best Western Summit Inn
2.5 of 5
Best Western Summit Inn
$77 - $235
Ranked #8 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Gorge View
Gorge View
$36 - $160
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Moonlite Motel
2.0 of 5
Moonlite Motel
$66 - $229
Ranked #18 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Comfort Inn The Pointe
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn The Pointe
$90 - $278
Ranked #3 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Sheraton At The Falls
4.0 of 5
Sheraton At The Falls
$156 - $445
Ranked #4 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Hampton Inn Niagara Falls / Blvd
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn Niagara Falls / Blvd
$152 - $290
Ranked #5 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
4.0 of 5
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
$159 - $500
Ranked #7 of 51 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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Sterling Inn & Spa
4.0 of 5
Sterling Inn & Spa
$154 - $353
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
$149 - $396 (CA$187 - CA$498)
Ranked #5 of 128 Hotels in Niagara Falls
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