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Cave of the Winds

Goat Island, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1730
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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.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hurricane deck” (968 reviews)
“plastic bag” (137 reviews)
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Goat Island, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1730
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I did this with my family. You get rain ponchos to wear and you take off your shoes for sandals. My Mom's poncho had a hole so be sure to double check your poncho before you go in. It was really neat to see the...More

Thank Sakurarin
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful scenery. Awesome experience to take a walk at the cave of the winds. the entrance fee are cheap

Thank Eric Michael I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a great sight to see but you will get very wet, don't do your hair or makeup! The views are worth it!

Thank Dwiks2
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-do for any visitor to Niagara Falls. So many great ways to experience the region, but this is one that truly allows you to feel the awesome power of the falls. Standing on the "hurricane deck" is something else...and while every attraction...More

Thank DrJandHubby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was outstanding to see the falls from down under. My wife and I had a great time. It was amazing.

Thank fes30000
Reviewed 1 week ago

So, what's the big deal? The Cave of the Winds is essentially an outdoor wooden deck right next to the American Falls. They provide you with a poncho and disposable sandals to wear. (Wear them so that you don't ruin your clothes and shoes.) You...More

Thank Edmund P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well not exactly feel... but a glimpse of the power... and you'd wonder how the full impact will be. The setup is well organized with ponchos and good quality footwear (sandals) provided. This helps remain dry and save your shoes which inevitably get wet. You...More

Thank KGSL100
Reviewed 1 week ago

We queued for what seemed like forever to purchase tickets, think we caught them at lunchtime as there was only one window open. It was well worth it though. Foam sandals are a bit cheap and nasty but an absolute essential, at least everybody looks...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of all the tours we took the day we went this was my favorite. Went on this as a child and if someone is physically able it should be a must do for everyone. You get a real feel for the magnitude of the power...More

1  Thank shmcam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before we left for our trip I read many TA reviews and we decided between this or the Journey Beyond the Falls on Canada side. I can't directly compare them, cause we didn't bother doing both. We did this the first morning we there so...More

Thank freedom78
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6 October 2017|
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Response from 1358rebecca | Reviewed this property |
as long as you want it to last. you are in control of how much time you spend. Plan on at least 30-45 minutes to really experience it and get your pictures. take something to make your camera waterproof as it will get... More
Lisa U
27 September 2017|
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Response from Danny N | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lisa when we bought our tickets ( at the entry) there was no problems on the amount that people were buying. What I will say is there is a good chance that your group will split up at The Caves of Winds as it is really... More
Edgar M
5 September 2017|
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Response from phestah | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all year. I don't know if this attraction is. Call or ck the web.