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“Nature's Best”
Review of Maid of the Mist

Maid of the Mist
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Niagara Falls in One Day: Deluxe Sightseeing Tour of American and Canadian Sides
Ranked #1 of 23 Tours in Niagara Falls
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: The Maid of the Mist will open for the season on Saturday April 1st. 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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“Nature's Best”
Reviewed 22 July 2014

It was an awesome experience to get wet on the mist of the falls, on its drizzle, with the turbulance of the boat, surrounded by 3 or 4 rainbows yes 3 or 4 rainbows around you, with the crowd cheering up...etc.. Its Superb... and the sight of illuminated Niagra from the goat island / park is splendid..

Visited June 2014
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Buffalo, New York
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“Epic boat ride!”
Reviewed 22 July 2014

I live in Buffalo and never went before. Finally did and it far exceeded my expectations. If you find yourself in a position to go, take it! It is better than any amusement park ride. I was in awe of MOther Nature`s tremendous force. Word of advice: get there early to avoid waiting in line. We got there at 9:45am and were on a boat within 15 minutes. Any later and you`re there for hours. Totally worth it!

Visited July 2014
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Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Mesmerizing Mist”
Reviewed 22 July 2014

To cool off in 90 degree weather, my friends and I decided to get close to the falls via boat. Maid of the Mist Tour offered us a misty view with cool-down side effects. We were delighted with the excursion and the affordable price....a must-do the next time I visit....

Visited May 2014
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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“You will get wet and it will be worth it”
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We bought the package deal. Maid of the Mist, the Cave of the Winds, Aquarium, trolley rides, Goat Island, and Discovery Center for $36 per person. On the Canadian side, where most people end up staying in the hotels, that same package includes The Hornblower, Walk Beneath the Waves, and other attractions, and it's $50, so I think it's wise to stay on the NY side for the tours. The Maid of the Mist is so much fun and so amazing for people of every age. You cannot help but be in awe of the falls and the stories behind them. Our adult children were so glad they came to share this experience with us, and in a way I'm glad we waited, b/c some younger children with their families didn't appreciate what they were seeing. Wear your free poncho and take it all in!

Visited July 2014
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Haddonfield, New Jersey
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“not to be missed”
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Breathtaking views. You will get wet. The water and mist is overwhelming but the view you get is worth the discomfort.

Visited July 2014
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