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Maid of the Mist

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Address: Niagara Reservation State Park at Prospect Point, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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+1 716-284-8897
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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The Maid of the Mist will close for the season on Sunday November 6th.

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The Maid of the Mist will close for the season on Sunday November 6th.

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.

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Niagara Falls Canadian Side Tour and Maid of the Mist Boat Ride
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Must do!!! History + fun for all ages

Maid of the Mist is something everyone visiting western NY should do. You get ponchos and take a 30min boat out to the falls - everyone gets wet (if you don't just sit inside and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Maid of the Mist is something everyone visiting western NY should do. You get ponchos and take a 30min boat out to the falls - everyone gets wet (if you don't just sit inside and if you do just sit inside, not worth it). It gets cold in the whiter but I'd still a blast if you are dressed appropriately.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This boat tour should be considered a required element of any visit to Niagara Falls. There's no better way to get a lower perspective on the falls from a further distance than what is offered by the first-hand experience at Cave of the Winds. One word of warning is that the best place to stand is the bow of the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a great way to see this miraculous beauty. Plenty of opportunities to take pictures. If you're at the falls you might as well do this. Also don't forget the cave of the winds.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Maid of the Mist was the perfect way to experience the falls. We were so up close and personal that at times I could barely see because of the wind and water. You will get wet if you do not wear your poncho. Employees were very friendly and crowds were handled really well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you visit the Falls you should be going on this tour. We were so amazed that the boat could get that close to the falls. You can feel the power from the water. I do recommend this tour to my friends that are going to Niagara Falls.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Maid of the Mist boat tour from the USA side in Fall 2016 (August) when we visited the Niagara Falls. You reach the dock via four elevators and if you are not early, it can get very busy. The organizers give you a blue poncho to protect you from the water - remember to wear it after... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Maid of the Mist boat ride is a must for the Niagra Falls visitor. Cozying up to those powerful, enormous, deafening waterfalls is a once in a lifetime experience. Beautiful and fascinating, the Maid of the Mist is a completely unique perspective of Niagra Falls, and even my non-water loving hubs enjoyed it. You get up close and personal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really don't think you can come to the falls without enjoying a trip out under all that spray!! We really loved it. It was plus 43 on the day we visited so the cool water felt amazing. Would highly recommend this well organized adventure

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a blast on the maid of the mist! We purchased the discovery passes, so this attraction was included. The staff kept the lines moving quickly - they were great at every place! We got all suited up in our raingear and loaded onto the boat. The kids were surprised at how much water was "misting" into us. Great... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"Were Niagara but a cataract of sand, would you travel your thousand miles to see it?", haunted the question the novelist. And the reader too. And a water body seen but not touched or viewed close is not at all seen. Maid of the Mist offers the visitors to experience three cascade at one go. Boat rides available from both... More 

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