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Maid of the Mist

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Address: Niagara Reservation State Park at Prospect Point, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
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+1 716-284-8897
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The Maid of the Mist will close for the season on Sunday November 6th.

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The Maid of the Mist will close for the season on Sunday November 6th.

Maid of the Mist-America's Most Monumental Experience Since 1846. Trips depart every 15 minutes from Prospect Point, Niagara Falls State Park in Niagara Falls New York.

Take a ride to the base of Niagara Falls for an experience to remember. Souvenir rain ponchos are provided.

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Don't bother going to Niagara falls if you don't do Maid of the Mist!

This is a MUST do for those visiting Niagara Falls, it was actually the highlight of my whole U.S / Canada trip. Be prepared to get very wet, it's more of a large spray than a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 June 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

This is a MUST do for those visiting Niagara Falls, it was actually the highlight of my whole U.S / Canada trip. Be prepared to get very wet, it's more of a large spray than a mist but it is worth it. The views are spectacular and literally took my breath away! Speechless moment :)

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Fishkill, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

First thing to do at Niagara: See close up of All of Niagara Falls by boat including Horseshoe Falls from American launch point. Fabulous! Absolutely awe inspiring and beautiful. You get close, but not scary close. Surprisingly only 30mins ride, but you see everything!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome ride. A must have at Niagara. The trip is around 20 minutes and is awesome. The ferry goes close to the falls and you are going through the mist. They provide you raincoats to protect yourself but if I were you, i wouldnt wear it as getting wet in the mist and the spray of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Is a great experience to get aboard the Maid of the Mist, which leaves from the US side of the Falls only.. Not the Canadian side.. Getting up so close to the Falls is pretty amazing.. ( ' The Hornblower ' is on the Canadian side only) we did both and both were great fun.. This is one of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

It was simply amazing! I will never forget this!!! You will get soaked if you don't put your poncho on all the way but it's TOTALLY WORTH IT! I had sooo much fun. Laughing the entire ride! The view is incredible!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

This is where you get up-close-and-personal with the falls, almost too close. But, it was an amazing ride

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Great experience to be at the bottom of the falls. Feel the roar , feel the spray . Allot of walking to get to the boat but very worth it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

This is a must if you go to the Falls, My wife was unsure of the ride at first but was thankful that I insisted she really enjoyed it also... Hope you don't mind your hair and face getting wet we loved it...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Must do this...did not have to wait long, but that could be the time of year. We were on a small group tour so everything was very easy for us. Grayline tours. Great way to get around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

We visited it in night time, the fall and maid of mist in daytime. Maid of mist is heavenly. The security is very good. We even saw fireworks at night which were breathtaking. Must visit place. Do visit cape of wind too. We missed it but next time for sure.

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