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Niagara Falls (Canadian Side)

Niagara Falls
  • Carl G.
    "The views on the Canadian side is far better than the American side."(8 Tips)
    Jenya S.
    "Hats and gloves are a must, but awesome views are guaranteed."(56 Tips)
    Ben S.
    "north on Niagara Pkwy just past Clifton Hill"(4 Tips)
    Ed G.
    "I think the best view is on the side near Skylon Tower."(4 Tips)
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  • John G.
    John GeorgeAugust 14, 2015
    The view is amazing. Come later in the day so you can stick around for the fall lighting show, and fireworks if there are any. Boat tour recommend! Cheap parking just past the Skylon tower parking.
    Upvoted Aug 15
  • John H.
    John HankusMarch 9, 2015
    Best place to view the falls. Walk the entire length for some nice scenery. Lots of tourists around in your way though. Don't be that guy who stops his car in the road for pictures. Pay for parking.
    Upvoted Aug 2
  • iDork g.
    iDork guzzi-stevensJanuary 21, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    If you like photography, the tower on the Canadian side has the best view. Winter is the best time to visit. People don't like the cold so you an get great shots without tourists crossing your path
    Upvoted Aug 19
  • Gergely N.
    Gergely NagyOctober 8, 2015
    This is rather a mini Las Vegas than a city around the falls now already. What more is to come? Perfect place to party in the night if you have the budget for it.
  • Deborah Lynn R.
    Hotels and restaurants around Niagara Falls are not too expensive and the food is high quality with excellent service. The Falls are magnificent and worth it to see.
  • MJ C.
    MJ ChaJanuary 12, 2015
    Horseshoe falls are beautiful not only in summer but also in winter. There are definitely less people in winter in general meaning it is easier to take nicer photos.
  • Ben S.
    Ben SpedoskeAugust 11, 2014
    Walk north on Niagara Pkwy just past Clifton Hill & check out the quiet flower gardens. The Secret Garden gift shop is here too & seems less busy than most places on the tourist strip.
  • Tanto 陈.
    Tanto 陈子兴March 1, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Winter is the best when water frozen. Specially at night there was rainbow color spotlight. It was absolutely gorgeous. Bring your winter clothes specially at night weather was frigid even at February
  • Frank
    FrankAugust 23, 2016
    It's absolutely beautiful. Buy the tour pass it's worth it. Also eating in and around the area of Niagara Falls is very expensive. So be prepared. And be prepared to do a lot of walking.
  • Grazyna K.
    Grazyna KosnoSeptember 14, 2014
    Amazing place. A breathtaking experience which I still remember ten years after visiting it. First time in my life a saw a raunbow below me:-) A must-do if you have not been here.
  • Glennis N.
    Glennis NewtonApril 28, 2015
    Wear good comfortable shoes as you will be walking everywhere. Parking is a premium! If you venture down fall side have a rain jacket on as you will get wet from the mist.
  • NiagaraFallsTourism
    NiagaraFallsTourismOctober 28, 2012
    Niagara Parkway is a spectacular visit in the Fall, just look at these colours! There are also a ton of spooky things to do if you're looking for the Halloween experience! Read more
  • NiagaraFallsTourism
    NiagaraFallsTourismOctober 27, 2012
    Plan to come to Niagara Falls in the Winter! We are home to the Winter Festival of Lights, the Falls Illuminations, and the biggest New Years Eve party in Canada. Read more
  • Theodore K.
    Theodore KimDecember 1, 2011
    Majestic. Awe inspiring. And slightly scary. Just try staring at this natural wonder without your jaw agape. Tip: The freezing mist can be treacherous in the winter so use caution.
  • Niagara G.
    Niagara GuySeptember 23, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    I have lived here over forty years and although things change on the landscape, Great to know that the Niagara Parks Commission and other Local Enthusiasts and Organizations are keeping the area green
  • The Ritz-Carlton
    The Ritz-CarltonMarch 14, 2013
    There are endless picture-perfect photo opportunities along the walkway at Niagara Falls. For the best shot, get here at night to take in the light show and fireworks!
  • Hailey P.
    Hailey PatriceFebruary 23
    Such a beautiful sight to see! The visit is a must but make sure you have time in your day to visit Clifton hill as well.
    TruthorDare.usMay 14, 2011
    We dare you to boat on one of the amazing lakes and rivers available and fishing for a nice catch, follow that with a nice tour around Niagara Falls State Park where there are tons things to see, fini
  • Jenya S.
    Jenya SJanuary 14
    Gorgeous in winter ❄️ but freezing cold with wind chill, especially when taking photos. Hats and gloves are a must, but awesome views are guaranteed.
  • Andra Z.
    Andra ZapartanSeptember 11, 2016
    The view is truly amazing 😍 be prepared to spend 2-3 h here. Oh, and try their zipline - pretty cool as well.
  • Carlota F.
    Carlota FernandezJuly 13, 2016
    By far the most beautiful and stunning waterfall is the Canadian "horseshoe", with rainbow the view is completely stunning!
  • Cliff D.
    This was AWESOME! I had never been to Niagara Falls before. Loved the two days I was able to spend here. Se the falls during the day and at night.
  • Eric S.
    Eric ShineMarch 25, 2016
    Huge tourism area, not anything particularly related to the falls or history.
  • mickeysutube
    mickeysutubeJanuary 12, 2014
    I love the Falls, shame about the theme park style surrounding. Natural should stay natural. I took a Video if you would like to see:
  • Caroline D.
    Caroline DengOctober 16, 2015
    Beautiful scenic views from the Canadian side during sunrise. Take the Hornblower Cruise to get up close and personal with the Falls!
  • Kristin L.
    Kristin LynchJanuary 9, 2015
    beautiful, scenic, picturesque. one-of-kind views. great restaurants and night spots.
  • Stephen L.
    Stephen LegaultOctober 13, 2014
    Majestic! It's worth the trip or a stop if you're headed back to the eastern U.S. from Ontario. Don't leave your rain jacket in the car!
  • Diana S.
    Diana SepúlvedaAugust 4, 2016
    Take some time to enjoy nature's perfection. Look around and notice all the cultures, people, languages that are gathered there. Amazing.
  • Shannon G.
    Shannon GrantApril 15, 2016
    Absolutely breathtaking. See them during the day, but also at night!!! They are lit up in the dark and look gorgeous. Bring a rain coat!
  • Sarah C.
    Sarah CroftAugust 24, 2013
    It doesn't matter where you stand on Maid of the Mist, you will get wet so embrace it! Head to the edge for the best spray and view, as they really pack the boat full.
  • Jacob G.
    Jacob GarcíaSeptember 19, 2014
    Legend yes go with your partner you marry, is a place that gives you peace and leaves you speechless.
  • Kylie C.
    Kylie CJanuary 6, 2015
    First time coming to the falls and even tho it was freezing it was an excellent experience. The pictures do not do justice.
  • Victor M.
    Victor MartinsNovember 3, 2015
    This place is fantastic, a true wonder of nature. Loved the Canadian side, it has great restaurants, casinos and attractions.
  • Susan G.
    Susan GreenMarch 1, 2015
    It's a great time to be with the one you love..I had a great time looking at the frozen falls. Amazing
  • Pamela V.
    Pamela ValentineMay 23, 2011
    I miss this place. Take the Mist-Boat and scare yourself. The view is amazing. The landscapes are breath-taking. This is quiet mixed with beauty all at once.
  • Logan M.
    Logan MillerSeptember 20, 2016
    The Canadian side of Niagara Falls is way better Than the America side. Absolutely stunning scenery.
  • Ed G.
    Ed GMarch 30, 2016
    I think the best view is on the side near Skylon Tower. In front of Sheraton Hotel you see mostly the falls from the US.
  • American A.
    American AirlinesJune 27, 2013
    Don't miss the Aquarium of Niagara, where you can watch penguin feedings, see sea lions up close and even feed seals yourself.
  • Tanto 陈.
    Tanto 陈子兴March 1, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    This space at Skylon was BEST parking spot all day for $7 and very close distance for walk to falls.
  • Crystal F.
    Crystal FauntJanuary 10, 2016
    Wow!! What a view! Don't wreck your car driving along the view point. Behind the falls is a must. Get ready to be soaked.
  • Hanan A.
    Hanan A.September 6, 2013
    Gorgeous place at both daytime or evening! Though daytime is much more beautiful!
  • Carl G.
    Carl GriffinDecember 20, 2015
    The views on the Canadian side is far better than the American side. Take a trip on the maid of the mist.
  • Alina D.
    Alina DAugust 23, 2015
    The falls on the Canadian side is the spectacular view! In summer Fri., Sat. Sun they have fireworks.
  • Isabela S.
    Isabela SchlupJanuary 22, 2016
    Great views from Canadien side! Loved!!! Must walk enjoing the view.
  • Rosaliedje
    RosaliedjeJune 12, 2014
    Great view, very cool to see it irl, take a trip down the Falls with the Hornblower, very refreshing!
  • Simmie D.
    The falls are amazing 😉 the falls are very busy at sunset but at sunrise it's more beautiful and less busy 🌅
  • Jackie H.
    Jackie HerouxJune 1, 2013
    If u do go here to visit, ride the Sky Wheel!! :D View is amazing!! :D
  • Rose G.
    Rose GaviolaApril 11, 2014
    So beautiful! And only an hour and a half away from Toronto! A must go to when in Ontario!
  • Mark S.
    Mark SheppardJuly 11, 2016
    Much cleaner than the American side and not as over priced (surprisingly). Superior views of the Falls.
  • REN
    RENMay 2, 2015
    The Falls on the Canadian side is freakin amazing! You gotta check it out!
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