At the heart of its legend as one of the great natural wonders of the modern world is Niagara Falls’ breath-taking natural beauty and raw power. The mystique and magic of the Falls holds a powerful allure for romantics, history enthusiasts, and adventure-seekers alike. It is known as the “Honeymoon Capital” of North America and boasts remarkable historical sites along the Niagara River Recreational Trail dating back to the War of 1812. Majestic and enchanting, Niagara Falls has something for everyone.
Here are 10 of the best sites to see or activities to enjoy in and around Niagara Falls, Canada on your next trip through Great Lakes country.
Clifton Hill’s Ferris Wheel glides 175 feet above Niagara Falls providing a breathtaking panoramic view of the Falls year-round. The Skywheel boasts comfortable, world class, climate controlled gondolas day or night and indulges riders with a spectacular view of both the Canadian Horseshoe Falls and the American Falls. The ride is an unforgettable, ten minute journey that allows you to snap the best photos possible of the Niagara skyline. At $10.99 for Adults and $6.99 for kids, it’s not to be missed.