World famous Niagara Falls has some 16+ million visitors standing in awe of this exciting spectacle every year. Formed 12 million years ago when the Great Lakes were formed, they inspire, excite and provide true wonderment for visitors. One of the questions that you hear being asked by almost everyone, “where does all that water come from?” [more…]
The American Falls in the forefront and in the background the Horseshoe/ Canadian Falls. Somewhat hidden at the far end of the American Falls is the Bridal Veil Falls, the smallest of the three Niagara Falls at just 50 feet/15 metres wide . The American Falls is 950 feet/290 metres and the Horseshoe/ Canadian Falls in the distance is 2590 ft/790 m wide. Niagara Falls are not the highest in the world, but they combine massive water flow and height which makes them both useful and spectacular.
There are many exciting attractions at Niagara Falls to keep you busy during your whole stay. Everything from fun houses, to the famous boat ride to the bottom of the Falls. Golfing on world class courses to mini-putt fo the family. Helicopter rides over the Falls to a leisurely stroll around Niagara on the Lake, the first Capital of the new country of Canada. We hope this website will help expand your knowledge of Niagara so you go home with fantastic memories of a truly interesting place to see and visit. [Click here for the attractions portal page.]
There’s many hotels, motels, RV Parks, campgrounds, hostels, B&Bs and AirBnB’s for visitors to stay in Niagara Falls. Several hotels are very near or directly above the Falls. They cost more but most people say it’s worth it. But for those looking for less expensive accommodation, you have to move away from the Falls themselves. Sometimes just three or four block, other times a few miles away. The point we are making here is that there’s a large variety of accommodations available with just as large a difference price and amenities. It is best to get a Google Map of Niagara showing hotels and hit the phone or use one of the booking sites. Our accommodations portal pages will help you tremendously. [More info…]
There are nearly 400 restaurants and Pizza shops in Niagara Falls alone. Thus anyone from visitor to local resident can find the kind of food you are looking for. There are many restaurants close to the Falls too, and again serving every type of dish possible. Our list in this directory is hundreds so you certainly won’t starve. Our Restaurant Portal page has many restaurants located at or within walking distance from various attractions. [More on the portal page…]
In addition to water cascading over the Falls, Niagara boasts some of the best world class wineries in the world. Riesling, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Gamay Noir, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon are just some of the wines found in Niagara. Of course Niagara is also famous for Ice Wine, a desert wine produced from grapes that have been frozen on the vine. Niagara also has a growing and important micro-brewery business. Here you’ll find Riverview Cellars Winery, Silversmith Brewing, Niagara Oast House Brewers and many more. [Read on for more information.]
On a busy cloudy day, this is the American side of the Rainbow bridge in Niagara Falls, New York as the cars head into Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada. Wondering about the border regulations? Then click here.
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