Niagara Falls, the largest waterfall in the world, captures the imagination of people all over the world. Thousands of people flock to watch the Negara fall every year. Rated as one the Seven Wonders of the World, its majestic view will take your breath away. Its located between America and Canada and each country offers unique view of the fall. Everyone should visit the Niagara Falls at least once in their lifetime. Today we will look at top 5 ways to enjoy Niagara Falls. So if you are planning on visiting any time soon this is a must read for you.
Maid of the mist boat ride
If you are looking at way to enjoy the Niagara Falls without being too adventurous this might be a good option for you. Its been a highlight for tourist for over 150 years. It takes you from the past of the fall, through rolling waters and massive rock formation, and you can enjoy the view from the safety of the boat.
White Water Walk
If you take this walk you will appreciate the awesome power and beauty of trillions of gallons of water are forced into the Great Gorge. The walk takes you past one of the wildest stretch of white water in the world and has two observation areas from where you can enjoy the view. Admission cost is $10.95 for adults and $7 for children from age 6 to 12.
Helicopter ride over the falls
This ride is open all year round and has been thrilling passenger for over 48 year. You can just walk in and no reservation is necessary. The helicopter ride will give you ample opportunity to take memorable photos and give you a birds eye view of the Niagara Falls.
Cave of the Wind
The next few rides on our list of 5 ways to enjoy the falls are geared toward the thrill seekers. Riding an elevator 175 feet down into the Niagara Gorge you will face storm-like conditions. Ready to get up close and personal with the Niagara Falls? This tour will take you closest to the fall. Only a few meters will separate you from the fall. This walk is closed during winter due to extreme weather.
Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
This experience will blow your mind and not for the faint hearted. It has been labeled as Mount Everest of white water. In this ride you will reach speed up to 80 km/h while the river guide tells you about the fascinating history of places you pass by. This ride is highly recommended and should not be missed.
No adventure is complete till you have a feast to end the day. After enjoying all the rides you can eat to your hearts content at a number of vegan-friendly eateries located nearby. If you have a chance visit Rise Above bakery and café on the Canadian side of the fall. Its highly recommended and the food there is out of this world. Hope you will visit the Niagara Falls soon and try our top 5 ways to enjoy the Niagara Falls. Dont forget to share your experience with us!
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