Attractions

Top Choice Waterfall in Niagara Falls

Horseshoe Falls

Niagara Falls forms a natural rift between Ontario and New York State. On the US side, Bridal Veil Falls crash onto mammoth fallen rocks. On the Canadian side, the grander, more powerful Horseshoe Falls plunge into …
Viewpoint in Niagara Falls

Table Rock

The prime falls-watching spot is Table Rock, poised just meters from the drop of Horseshoe Falls, the main attraction of the Niagara Falls – arrive early to beat the crowds, but you're unlikely to wait longer than a…
Waterfall in Niagara Falls

Bridal Veil Falls

Niagara Falls forms a natural rift between Ontario and New York State. On the US side, Bridal Veil Falls (sometimes called the American Falls, although these are actually a set of adjacent falls) crash onto mammoth …
Museum in Niagara Falls

IMAX Theatre & Daredevil Exhibit

The best reason to come here is for the Daredevil Exhibit attached to IMAX Niagara (which screens blockbusters and films about the falls; combo tickets are available). Scratch your head in amazement at the battered …
Park in Niagara Falls

Niagara Glen Nature Reserve

About 8km north of the falls is this exceptional reserve, where you can get a sense of what the area was like pre-Europeans. There are 4km of walking trails winding down into a gorge, past huge boulders, cold caves,…
Historic Site in Niagara Falls

Queenston Heights Park

In Queenston village, a snoozy historic throwback north of the falls near the Lewiston Bridge to the US, is Queenston Heights Park, a national historic site. Here, the commanding Brock Monument honors Major General …
Gardens in Niagara Falls

Botanical Gardens and Butterfly Conservatory

Entry to the 40 hectares of Botanical Gardens is free, but you'll need to pay to enter the Butterfly Conservatory, with its more than 50 species of butterflies (some as big as birds) flitting around 130 species of f…
Gardens in Niagara Falls

Floral Showhouse

Around 1km south of Horseshoe Falls, the Showhouse offers year-round floral displays and some warm respite on a chilly day. Opposite, lodged on rocks in the rapids, the Old Scow is a rusty steel barge that's been wa…
Zoo in Niagara Falls

Bird Kingdom

The jungly Bird Kingdom claims to be the world's largest indoor aviary, with 400 species of free-flying tropical birds from around the globe. You can also buddy-up with a boa constrictor in the Reptile Encounter Zon…
Temple in Niagara Falls

Ten Thousand Buddhas Sarira Stupa

If the tourist bustle is messing with your yang, find some tranquillity at this out-of-context Buddhist temple. The modern building of Western construction is sterile. Visitors are welcome to wander the complex and …