- By Kevin
- On Jun 14, 2017
- North America
- Travel Tips
Take the best Niagara Falls geraways, a trip to Niagara Falls USA is about water. There is so much more to see and do when you visit Niagara Falls and the surrounding region. You will want to stay for days! Learn more about all the great attractions, hiking trails, restaurants, wineries, shopping, hotels and more...
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Old Falls Street
The three-block radius of Old Falls Street offers lots of family-friendly activities, along with downtown hotels, restaurants and shopping in Niagara Falls. Old Falls Street starts at the main entrance to the park at Prospect Park.
Enjoy the Falls fromthe back of a pedicab or rent a bike to take the adventure into your own hands. Wheelchairs and scooters are also available. Niagara Pedicab is located on Old Falls St at the entrance to Niagara Falls State Park.
Smokin’ Joes Native Center is a great place to see when you are visiting Niagara Falls, NY. Owned by Native Americans, the Niagara Falls Native Center offers a unique shopping and cultural experience for all. Located two blocks from the Park on Old Falls Street.
Oakwood Cemetery is the final resting place for families whose names are associated with the growth and development of Niagara Falls as a great industrial city and a world-renowned tourist attraction. Among those buried at Oakwood, one finds Annie Edson Taylor, the first person to travel over the falls in a barrel, Homan Walsh, the young kite flyer whose kite and progressively larger ropes sent the cable across the gorge for the suspension bridge, and the famed "Hermit of Goat Island". The cemetery also includes a memorial to "Comrades of the Grand Army of the Republic" , veterans of the Civil War.
Get a whole new perspective and see the Falls from above with Rainbow Air helicopter rides.
*The Niagara Power Vista
With the latest hands-on interactive technologies, multi-sensory 4D theatre, large touch screens, STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) exhibits, redesigned floor layouts and new elevator to enhance accessibility, the Niagara Power Vista is action-packed. Located about 10 minutes north of the Park.
Artpark is a unique public park and space for art in Niagara Falls/Buffalo, complete with theatre performances and outdoor concerts. Located about 10 minutes north of the Park.
*Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
Enjoy a 1-hour high-speed ride upriver into the Niagara Gorge, through the Devil's Hole rapids, to the edge of the whirlpool, and back. Located about 10 minutes north of the Park.
*Old Fort Niagara
Tour the grounds of the original Fort Niagara, where Native American, French, British and American soldiers lived and worked from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Located about 20 minutes north of the Park.
*Niagara Jet Adventures
As the only climate-controlled whitewater and historic river boating experience in Niagara Falls, Niagara Jet Adventures will help you experience Niagara in a whole new way.
Stretching across Niagara, Orleans and Monroe counties, the Niagara Wine Trail is just minutes away from Niagara Falls.
Charter a fishing boat for a day and try your hand at catching some King Salmon, Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) and Smallmouth Bass.
A not-to-be-missed experience when you visit Niagara Falls, the Lockport Cave and Underground Boat Ride experience will show you both ecological and historical wonders. Located about 40 minutes east of the Park.
Take a 2-hour cruise down the Erie Canal, which was man-made to create passage between the Hudson and Niagara Rivers in the 1800’s. Located about 40 minutes east of the Park.
Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin Martin House Complex preserves the world class masterpiece built for Wright's significant patron and friend, Darwin D. Martin.