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“so much fun”
Review of Maid of the Mist

Maid of the Mist
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US$134.94*
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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
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: 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. Tours are 20 minutes long. Take a ride to the base of Niagara Falls for an experience to remember. Souvenir rain ponchos are provided.
Sterling, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“so much fun”
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We took 3 adults and 3 kids under 8 on this trip and Iam not sure who had more fun. I pre boughtb tickets online, did not find any advantage doing this, just as easy to buy when you get there. Go EARLY, before 1100 or you will wait a while to buy tickets and get in. Parking is a huge issue..the parks parking lot fills up quickly my suggestion is the parking garage about 2 blocks away it is $10 for the day. Be WARNED the street parking guys are scammy they charge anywhere from 15/20 depending on time of day. We brought extra clothes and left them in the car but did not need them, they provide a rain poncho. The boats fit 600 people you want to be on top on the outside..best spot for viewing and misting. This was a low cost tourist attraction that was a lot of fun.Highly recommend

Visited August 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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“Niagara Family Adventure!”
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

This is a great experience and a must do if you're in Niagara Falls! I must admit it's a little pricy ($24.00) for adults, but it's worth it! Make sure to wear sandals or shoes you can get wet because even though they give you a plastic rain coat, you'll still get drenched! My 4 year old nephew came on and he had a blast! You get near the falls as well!

One downside: ended quicker than I would like but that's probably because I was having so much fun :D lol

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Nashville, North Carolina
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“DO THIS”
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I am not a boat person at all! But this was so amazing that I am glad that I did it. The water is not as rough as it looks. Which was good for me, I didn't want to be sick on the boat.

Visited August 2014
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Binghamton, New York
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“Awesome! Best part of Niagara Falls!”
Reviewed 9 August 2014

They take you right up to the falls. The spender and just pure awesomeness of the falls captivates you. The noise and power that you feel from all that falling water is worth the $17 dollars you spend. Line was long but moved swiftly. Depending on where you stand, you can get soaked.

Visited August 2014
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“A Niagara Must”
Reviewed 9 August 2014

I will never forget standing on the front of the Maid trying to hear my sister scream over the noise of the falls. Amazing!

Visited October 2013
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