Day trip

Toronto: Niagara-on-the-Lake & Falls Day Trip with Boat Tour

Activity provider: NIAGARA & TORONTO TOURS

Toronto: Niagara-on-the-Lake & Falls Day Trip with Boat Tour

Activity provider: NIAGARA & TORONTO TOURS
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From US$ 92.64 per person

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Discover Niagara Falls via a local guide on the best-timed day trip from Toronto. Catch every angle of the falls and choose to upgrade to include the seasonal attraction Voyage to the Falls boat tour.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Tick Niagara Falls off your bucket list on a scenic day trip from Toronto
  • Gain insights from your local guide and travel in air-conditioned comfort
  • Take in the beautiful sights along the Niagara Parkway
  • Benefit from plenty of free time to explore Niagara Falls on your own
  • Upgrade to get close to the Falls on the famous "Voyage to the Falls" Boat Tour
Full description

Embark on a full-day guided trip to Niagara Falls from Toronto. Admire the majestic falls from various angles and enjoy time to explore at your own pace. Upgrade your experience with a boat tour of the Falls.

Leave Toronto earlier and get back sooner on a fun and leisurely day trip to Niagara Falls. Relax in the comfort of an air-conditioned bus under the expert care of your engaging local guide. Your adventure begins when you meet your guide at the convenient downtown meeting point. Set off on the 90-minute scenic drive into the Niagara Region. Your driver will share their local knowledge along the way.

Stopover and visit the historic town of Niagara on the Lake on your own. Take in the sights of the Niagara River and million-dollar homes along the scenic Niagara Parkway. 

Pause for guided photo stops at the Floral Clock, Hydro Power Station, Whirlpool Rapids, and the Niagara Gorge before arriving at Niagara Falls. Upgrade to include the seasonal Voyage to the Falls boat tour and sail into the heart of the world-famous falls (you must choose the Guided Day Trip including Voyage to the Falls Boat Cruise option for the cruise to be included). Your guide will escort you to the cruise departure point so you can benefit from expedited access to the boat boarding area. 

When the cruise is not operating, you'll instead ride to the top of Skylon Tower's observation deck for unbeatable panoramic views of the Falls.  Pending on the tour option selected, enjoy up to 3-hours of free time in Niagara Falls to explore the local attractions. Your tour concludes with a quiet and cool return to Toronto, in time for you to relax before your evening plans.

Includes
  • Voyage to the Falls boat tour (if option selected)
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus
  • Local guide
  • Live commentary in English
  • Guided photo stops
  • Stopover and visit Niagara on the Lake
  • Up to 3hrs free time at The Falls
  • All applicable local taxes and fees
  • Food
  • Gratuities (optional)
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet your guide outside the Hasty Market. Your guide will have the activity provider's, NIAGARA & TORONTO TOURS, ID and will come up to you to identify each booking before you board the tour bus.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • You must select the "Voyage to the Falls Cruise" option for the boat tour to be included
  • The Voyage to the Falls Niagara boat tour is a seasonal, weather-related attraction
  • Opening dates differ each year. In the winter months or whenever the Voyage to the Falls Cruise is not operating, the optional tour upgrade instead includes ticket(s) for the Skylon Tower observation deck
  • This activity stays in Canada and does not go into the USA
  • All guides and vehicles are properly licensed and insured by the Niagara Parks Commission
  • You are welcome to bring your own lunch on the day or purchase along the way. All food and drink are welcome on the bus
  • Tour generally allows up to 3 hours of free time at Niagra Falls, however, it is not possible to account for traffic, emergencies, late passengers, or weather delays that may shrink this time
  • Public washrooms are available at most tour stops
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 1467 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Safety
    4.4/5

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Practical and well organized tour, very prepared guide, we were able to get on the boat at the best time of the day when everyone was having lunch, in this way the wait was almost nil. The only black and embarrassing point was the explicit request for a tip for the guide and driver. I understand that it is a custom and I agree when I sit down in a restaurant to give it, but for a service paid from start to finish to a tourist agency, I honestly do not find it necessary to add more money.

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August 12, 2022

We had a lot of fun with our guide Michael and learned a lot about the region. On the bus ride to Niagara Falls, there is a 1 hour layover in the town of "Niagara on the Lake" which has great historic buildings with small shops. At Niagara Falls you have another 1 hour at leisure, then another 2 hours in which you can take the boat trip if booked and the rest of the time you can still spend freely. The boat trip very close to the falls should not be missed. Stunning!!! Be sure to book tickets for the boat trip at the same time, so you save yourself the long queue.

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August 10, 2022

Une expérience à vivre au moins une fois dans sa vie! Le guide était très prévenant, très souriant. Le groupe a été servi en blague, ça fait du bien de voir des gens rire. Voyageant seule, il a pris des photos pour moi et nous avons eu l'occasion de parler. Comme tous les expéditions en visite guidée, tout était timé. Expérience courte dommage... La visite en bateau vaut vraiment le coup mais préparez vous à recevoir de l'eau (voire beaucoup d'eau, heureusement on vous offre des imperméables par la compagnie du bateau), à rigoler avec les autres passagers et à saluer les américains qui passent à proximité. Encore merci pour les conseils du guide qui étaient très utiles ! C'est une expérience que je ne risquerais pas d'oublier d'aussi tôt!

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July 31, 2022

Product ID: 19646