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Guided Day Trip Niagara Falls Canadian Side from Toronto

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  • Full-day tour from Toronto to Niagara Falls
  • Get great views of Horseshoe Falls
  • Optional tour gets you behind the falls
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Guided Day Trip Niagara Falls Canadian Side from Toronto
From US$88.85
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8:00am tour with Boat CruiseMost Popular
Hornblower blower boat (seasonal available April to Nov) or Journey behind the falls or Skylon tower
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8:00am Basic Niagara Tour
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Overview
Experience Canada’s Niagara Falls on a full-day tour from Toronto with customizable options. You’ll learn about Niagara Falls on the scenic drive from Toronto, then get your first glimpse of Niagara Falls from the Table Rock Complex. If desired, add the wet and adventurous ‘Journey Behind the Falls,’ cruise to the base of Niagara Falls on the Hornblower Boat Cruise, or simply enjoy independent time to take in the spectacular view. After Niagara Falls, see the famous Floral Clock as you head towards picturesque Niagara-on-the-Lake to browse shops and taste wine.
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Table Rock Welcome Centre, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Your first stop will be a view of the magnificent Niagara Falls. Where every year millions of visitors stand close to the thundering water rushing over the brink of the Horseshoe Falls! Not only is Table Rock right at the Falls itself, but there's plenty to do once you get there. You will be treated with an up-close view of the Horseshoe Falls and the American Falls from the Table Rock welcoming center for the best selfies and family pictures.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hornblower Niagara Cruises, Niagara Falls, Ontario

The 20-minute Voyage to the Falls boat tour that gets you as close as possible to the magnificent Niagara Falls. Journey past the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and into the heart of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls aboard Hornblower Niagara Cruises.
This legendary boat tour takes place aboard a state-of-the-art Hornblower catamaran.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Sheraton on the Falls Hotel

Where the food is as good as the view! The newly renovated Fallsview Buffet is more than a buffet, it’s an experience. Located on the Fallsview Dining Level of the Sheraton, the restaurant features specially prepared culinary delights that combine the freshest of ingredients in a display of taste and talent. Each made to tempt your palette as you take in the view.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Floral Clock, Niagara Falls, Ontario

The intricate designs on the face of the Floral Clock are created with up to 16,000 carpet bedding plants and are changed twice each year. The planted face of the Floral Clock is maintained by Niagara Parks horticulture staff, while the mechanism inside is kept in working order by Ontario Hydro.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Reif Estate Winery, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

The International Wine and Spirits Competition has named Reif Estate Winery as the Canadian Wine Producer of 2017 and awarded our Grand Reserve Vidal Icewine Best Sweet Wine Trophy. Complimentary Wine tasting of 3 types of Wine including award winning Ice Wine. Fruit juice served who do not drink alcohol or are under age of 18.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Niagara on the Lake Heritage District, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Niagara-on-the-Lake’s Heritage District offers beautiful shopping, where our visitors are often found strolling. Revisit the glamour of the 1920’s and 30’s and find your perfect hat at Beau Chapeau. Canada’s oldest year-round holiday emporium.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Whirlpool Aero Car, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Scenic picture stop at Whirlpool Aerocar. The Whirlpool Aero car was designed by a Spanish engineer, Leonardo Torres Quevedo and has been in operation since 1916. The cable car is suspended from six sturdy cables and offers a wonderful view of the Niagara Whirlpool which is formed at the end of the rapids where the gorge turns abruptly counterclockwise and the river escapes through the narrowest channel in the gorge. High above the racing Niagara River, you'll be transported through the air in an antique cable car. Far below, the torrent of water abruptly changes direction and creates one of the world’s most mesmerizing natural phenomenon – the Niagara Whirlpool. Sometimes frightening and always unforgettable!

Duration: 12 minutes

Pass By: SIR ADAM BECK II GENERATING STATION, Niagara Falls, Ontario

The Sir Adam Beck I Generating Station (GS) has provided clean, renewable electricity to Ontario for nearly 100 years. When it was opened by Sir Adam Beck on Dec. 28, 1921, the Queenston-Chippawa Development (as it was known between 1922 and 1950) was the largest hydroelectric power station in the world. At the peak of construction more than 10,000 people worked on the project.

Pass By: The Welland Canal, Welland, Ontario

Ocean-going ships that have curved hulls to withstand ocean conditions with deeper drafts, they often only carry a partial load when sailing the Great Lakes. They make up approx. 20% of Canal Traffic.It takes 9.4 million litres of water to fill a lock. No pumps are needed, it's all done thanks to gravity.


Stop At: Living Water Wayside Chapel, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Your day trip from Toronto to Niagara Falls includes a visit to the Living Water Wayside Chapel - the smallest chapel in the world.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Botanical Gardens

Drive through Niagara Parks' Botanical Gardens which is located on the scenic Niagara Parkway and the Great Gorge, just a 10 minute drive north of the Niagara Falls. This beautiful garden setting is home to the Butterfly conservatory and serves as the unique outdoor classroom for students attending the Niagara Parks School of Horticulture.

Stop At: Journey Behind the Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario

Journey Behind the Falls is a year-round attraction that offers an unique view of the Falls from below and behind.
Visitors descend 150 ft. by elevator, where a short tunnel (150 ft.) gives access to two outdoor observation decks and two portals located directly behind the Falls. At Journey Behind the Falls, you`ll experience the awesome spectacle of one-fifth of the world’s fresh water crashing down to the basin below. During summer daylight hours, over 2,800 cubic meters of water thunders over the brink every second, travelling 65 kilometers per hour!
Your Journey Behind the Falls visit will take 30 to 45 minutes and in the spring and summer months, you`ll receive a free souvenir biodegradable rain poncho as protection from the mist of the Falls. Elevators descend 150 feet through bedrock to tunnels that lead and to the Cataract Portal and the Great Falls Portal which is one third of the way behind the massive sheet of water. Then you walk on to the Upper and Lower Observation Decks at the very foot of the Falls. Posters of information are a great resource of information about the history and evolution of the hallways you walk through. Journey Behind the Falls is an iconic Niagara Falls experience, make sure you take a waterproof camera. (tickets available to purchase)

Duration: 1 hour
Reviews (21)
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile
Bravo Michael. F (Micko)

My partner and I went on the day/night trip to Niagara Falls with Michael. He was a FANTASTIC tour guide! Michael was very knowledgeable and willing to answer any questions. He was willing to accomodate to others and modify drop off areas etc. We originally...More

2  Thank kaaylam
ZoomTours, General Manager at Zoom Tours Niagara Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! we hope to see you again!

Reviewed December 17, 2018
the Best Side to see Falls

We had a breathtaking experience seeing the falls.It's unimaginable. Don't miss it we took the bus from Toronto and had a tour of small villages coming back. They were Ok, but falls should not be missed.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 2JerseyJim
Reviewed December 5, 2018
Excellent tour & guide

My parents and I went on this tour Dec 4th and had a fabulous time. My mom and I had been to Niagara before but it was my dad's first time. This was our first time using Zoom Tours and we are so glad we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank jayquinn92
Reviewed October 3, 2018
Niagara Falls

Picked up from central downtown Toronto. Our guide Fabio was excellent and provided a lot of information throughout the tour. Had an amazing day and well worth every penny spent.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lyndilou1
ZoomTours, Manager at Zoom Tours Niagara Falls, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Happy to take you with us!!

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Wow Niagara Falls

Fabio really looked after us and made sure that we were really well informed. He made sure we were on time and got to each event with plenty of time to enjoy them

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Davo9andJK
ZoomTours, Manager at Zoom Tours Niagara Falls, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you for the review!

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Hello Melinda. I am now home in NZ and starting to surface from the jetlag fog. As Susy replied above, the wine-tasting was accompanied by an interesting presentation about the wines and a short video. I think we were at the... More
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