Sights and Sounds of Niagara Falls

Sights and Sounds of Niagara Falls

At Kampgrounds of America, we pride ourselves on being local experts in activities for the whole family. When you stay at a KOA you will love the convenience and closeness of the many nearby attractions. Take advantage of the wide range of attractions on the US and Canadian sides of Niagara Falls. With tons of options to choose from, you’ll never run out of things to do during your visit to Niagara Falls. Check out the list below and learn why visitors continue to flock to Niagara Falls every year.

Things To Do On The US Side of Niagara Falls

Maid of the Mist

The infamous Maid of the Mist had its maiden voyage in 1864. Become part of its history as you head straight to the base of the powerful falls on their new all-electric boats. Boats head out every 15 minutes so you’ll have no problem catching a boat ride. Enjoy the quick 20-minute cruise to the base of the falls and get ready for the perfect photo op. 

Goat Island

Located within the Niagara Falls State Park visitors can enjoy views of the falls from Terrapin point, take a 30-minute walk, and eat at the Over The Falls restaurant. While there are no longer any goats on the island you can learn about the history of the island and why it is named Goat Island. This state park is the perfect spot to take a step back, relax, and enjoy the scenery.

Niagara Landing Wine Cellars

Enjoy the vineyards of Niagara without leaving the US side of the falls. Enjoy a wine tasting, tour the vineyard, and watch planes land and take off at the airfield located right on the property. With three generations of experience, you’re bound to find new flavors to enjoy. Head to their website for weekend and group reservations.

Beaver Island State Park Golf Course

Located on Grand Island, not too far from KOA Niagara/Grand Island Holiday, this 18-hole championship course is a one-stop shop. Take a break from your vacation and enjoy a day of leisure with scenic views, wildlife watching, and meals at the clubhouse restaurant. 

What To Do In Niagara Falls, ON

Magnificent Tours of Niagara

Take a sightseeing tour with Niagara’s Largest Tour Company. Feel the mist on your face as you cruise to the base of the falls. Explore tunnels during your journey behind the falls and view natural wonders from the Whirlpool Rapids Observation Deck. Depending on how much time you have you can choose from a full day tour with 4 stops (5.5-hour duration) or a shorter tour with 3 stops (3-hour duration). Their full-day tour includes a short bus ride to the Inniskillin Winery for your very own wine tasting. Get bonus passes to experience other attractions like the Whirlpool; Aero Car, the White Water Walk, and more.

Journey Behind The Falls

Explore 130-year-old tunnels deep within Horseshoe Falls. Begin your journey by descending 125 feet below the ground and end on the observation deck which offers breathtaking views of the falls. Look through multiple different portals along your journey to the observation deck, each one will offer a unique view of the falls. Fun fact: Niagara Parks recycles all yellow ponchos unless, of course, you want to take it home as memorabilia from your trip! Admission is $23.50 CAD for adults, $15.50 CAD for children, and FREE for children under five years old. Choose from standard admission tickets or choose a package with access to other popular Niagara Park attractions. 

Book Your Stay At Niagara Falls, New York Today!

The next time you’re planning a trip to Niagara Falls, remember that our KOA campgrounds offer the perfect Base Camp for exploring all the biggest attractions that Niagara has to offer. 

KOA brings you, your family, and even your furry friends an opportunity to enjoy affordable accommodations in this popular tourist area. Why wait to add some adventure to your life? Book your next vacation to Niagara Falls, New York with KOA now. 

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