Niagara Falls sits between New York and Ontario and is made up of two waterfalls. The American Falls is located close to New York and the Horseshoe Falls is located closer to Canada. The sheer beauty of the waterfalls makes Niagara Falls the perfect place for a family trip or an adventure with friends.
With plenty on offer, Niagara Falls is an ideal place when it comes to travel.
Take in the views of Niagara Falls
For the best viewpoints of Niagara Falls, there are some key spots to get the very best vantage point. On the New York side, Goat Island provides a view over the edge of the waterfall which is an exhilarating experience for any traveller.
The world-renowned tourist site known as the Rainbow Bridge connects Ontario with New York. This viewpoint offers stunning views of the city, giving travellers the opportunity to take in the breathtaking scenery around them.
Things to do in Niagara Falls
After taking in the views, Niagara Falls has plenty more to offer. For couples, a romantic retreat on the lake is something to consider. Couples can visit one of the many wineries and restaurants on Niagara-on-the-Lake. The Greg Frewin Theatre boasts many shows ranging from concerts to live entertainment, as well as the popular ‘Imagine’ magic show.
Niagara Falls hosts two casinos, both of which boast entertainment throughout the year. Casino Niagara gives travellers the opportunity to partake in games over two floors, with 1,500 slot machines, 45 gambling tables, a dedicated comedy club and a variety of venues offering food and drink. The Niagara Fallsview Casino is a luxurious resort offering fun for both beginners and novices. With over a hundred gaming tables and more than 3,000 slot machines, this resort is one of Canada’s most renowned destination for gaming, live shows, and a luxury spa and hotel.
What to expect when it comes to the weather
When travelling to Niagara Falls, it’s important to know what sort of weather to expect. During the spring, temperatures range from 5 to 19 degrees Celsius, and in the summer, the weather is usually sunny, with some intermittent rainfall. In the winter months, the days are cold but clear, with some snow. Snowfalls are usually focused on areas close to Buffalo and the south.
Niagara Falls boasts breathtaking beauty and the offer of entertainment in abundance, making it an ideal location for travellers to visit.