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Maid of the Mist

Prospect Point, Niagara Reservation State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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Maid of the Mist-Since 1846. Trips depart every 15 minutes from Prospect Point, Niagara Falls State Park in Niagara Falls, New York. Tours are 20 minutes long. Take a ride to the base of Niagara Falls for an experience to remember. Souvenir rain ponchos are provided. The last day of the 2018 season will be Sunday November 4th.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“boat ride” (588 reviews)
“horseshoe falls” (451 reviews)
“the upper deck” (71 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Prospect Point, Niagara Reservation State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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"boat ride"
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"canadian side"
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"getting wet"
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"an amazing experience"
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"waterproof camera"
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"take pictures"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"visit niagara falls"
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"observation tower"
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Reviewed today via mobile

A must do for visiting Niagara falls. All kids enjoyed (ages 5-10). Great way to see and EXPERIENCE the falls!

Thank Jay B
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful day for the falls. We went on a Wednesday at 10am started on the American side. We did the Maid of the Mist, walked around the area. Then we went to Canadian side. Quick and easy through border. Seeing both sides of the Falls...More

Thank JuzGramma
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I definitely recommend taking this boat ride if you go to the Falls. It gets you close to the Falls for a spectacular view. Mist is an understatement and you will get downright soaked! You have a poncho that will keep your clothes dry but...More

Thank Trina B
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Reviewed yesterday

This really a must-do event, well organised, fabulous views of the Falls, and it must be said great, great fun!!!

Thank georgevader
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an experience! An absolute must do if you are visiting the Falls. What a great time! The Falls take your breath away! The observation deck is in itself a wild experience! 6 of us and everyone loved it!

Thank Hanoverusaclaret
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got there about 915am on a Friday, and there was no line. Glad we did because when we were done tour buses were letting off groups, so the lines were huge. Restrooms are by Maid of the Mist ticket counter and at visitor station....More

Thank Kirk M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must do experience to see and feel the falls close up.The tickets also covered access to the viewing tower which gave great views of the American and Canadian Falls.

Thank Peter T
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gives you amazing experience of the Niagara falls. Very professionally managed service. Crowd management is excellent.

Thank Joekerala
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Without doubt the best experience you will find anywhere on the planet for 20 dollars. Unforgettable boat ride brings you right up as close as possible to a force of nature. Well organised operation. Loved every second of the trip. One recommendation of staying in...More

Thank Reuben J
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We decided to go on a trip on the Maid of the Mist and were not disappointed. Such a breathtaking view of the falls from at the base. Not too busy when we went so weren't crammed in like the other trips we saw. If...More

Thank Sue S
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Ritesh B
28 April 2018|
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Response from MaidAdministration | Property representative |
Reservations are not required for the tour. Trips depart every 15 minutes during the day, with boats carrying up to 600 passengers. There are always tickets available during the day.
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Tracy B
2 April 2018|
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Response from Ravindra V | Reviewed this property |
Quickest would be to drive and you can cover in one day. But it will very tedious. I would recommend to stay there overnight and return back to your place next day. Again it all depends on the crowd there. There more the... More
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JTthree
1 April 2018|
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Response from YuktiAgrawal | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on weather.. Just chk on their official website.
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