- By Kevin
- On Jan 17, 2018
- North America
- Travel Tips
Where to stay during your Niagara Falls tour package?What you can expect?This is an excellent way to add a trip to Canada's largest city to your New York vacation.Visit in the summer to experience the St Lawrence river cruise;the scenic voyage past the river's 1000 Islands is the perfect way to cap off this picturesque tour.
Day 1:New York City–Finger Lakes–Niagara Falls
Depart New York City for an early morning departure from the Big Apple heading north to pass the beautiful Delaware Gap to Watkins Glen State Park in the heart of the Finger Lakes region.
Walk through Watkins Glen Canyon to visit the beautiful waterfalls and then continue to Niagara Falls passing Seneca Lake,arriving in the late afternoon.Tour the American Side of the Falls including the American Falls,Goat Island and sister Island.At night tour Niagara Falls where you can appreciate the colorful lighting of the waters.
Overnight:Niagara Falls–Wyndham Super 8 or similar.
Day 2:Niagara Falls–Toronto–1000 Islands
Depart the hotel,hear the thundering water of Niagara Falls.See the falls up close from the Horse shoe falls and,experience the power aboard the Maid of the Mist(May-October).During April when the Maid of the Mist is closed you will tour the Scenic Tunnels.Around noon depart to the picturesque village of Niagara on the lake,(May to October only)before continuing on to Toronto,the largest city in the biggest country in the world!You’ll visit HTO park and Brookfield Place.Towards evening depart Toronto east along the world famous Lake Ontario for an evening arrival to the 1000 Islands area.In April you will return to Niagara Falls for overnight.
Overnight Gananoque–Comfort Inn(April-Niagara Falls–Wyndham Super 8)
Day 3:1000 Islands–New York City
You’ll start the day with a cruise through the amazing 1000 Islands along the St Laurence River,see the houses of the rich and famous built atop private islands.(May to October)After the cruise you’ll head south to New York State.In April,spend the morning visiting the Welland Canal Locks see how this amazing testament to man’s ingenuity can move huge ships up and down the Niagara escarpment,you will stop for lunch in Niagara on the Lake a unique lakeside village.After lunch you’ll head to New York State.On the way to New York,enjoy a shopping excursion at one of the large outlet malls along the way,find your own bargain with brand name stores for less.