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2-Day Trip to Niagara Falls from NYC by Train

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  • Immersive visit to the stunning cascades of Niagara Falls

  • Views of American Falls, Horsehoe Falls & Bridal Veil Falls

  • Boat trip on the famous decks of the Maid of the Mist

  • Opportunity to visit Observation Tower & local museums

  • Comfortable accommodation & hassle-free transport

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September 2020
















About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Self-guided overnight trip to Niagara Falls

  • What's included

    Admission to the Maid of the Mist cruise or Niagara Adventure Theatre

  • What's included

    Lunch on day 2 with VIP priority seating at the Hard Rock Café

  • What's included

    Niagara Falls hotel accommodation

  • What's included

    Roundtrip train transport between Niagara Falls and New York City

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transport between hotel, Maid of the Mist and train station in Niagara Falls

  • What's excluded

    Meals and drinks not listed as Inclusions

Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 1 younger are free of charge when accompanied by a paying adult and provided they do not occupy their own seat.

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place

  • If Maid of the Mist is closed, you will visit Niagara Adventure Theatre instead.

  • Flights generally depart around 7 AM from a major New York City airport and return flights depart from Buffalo, NY around 7 PM; times can vary based on the airline and airport used. You will receive confirmation of your exact departure time when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Pick-up generally begins at 4 AM in order to make the 7 AM flight. You will receive confirmation of your exact pick-up time when you call to confirm your reservation.

What you can expect

Get an up-close look at Niagara Falls and visit nearby museums on this 2-day trip from New York City. With convenient transport by rail, plenty of leisure time to explore and a special boat trip on the iconic Maid of the Mist, uncover the beauty and fun of this unique border town and spectacular natural wonder.

Day 1:
Head to the train station in New York to catch your morning train to Niagara Falls. Enjoy the scenic trip as you wind through upstate New York, then hop off when you arrive to meet up with your guide and drive to your hotel. Get tips on when to see the evening’s laser light show, displayed in the fall’s immense, misty cloud, then head out to explore the area on your own.

Day 2:
In the morning, get picked up by your driver and head to the water, where you can climb aboard the decks of the Maid of the Mist, a sturdy vessel that takes visitors right up next to Niagara Falls’ thundering cascades. Enjoy the views from the cosy interior or head outside to immerse yourself in the mist.

Back on land, head to the top of the falls, where you can take in lofty views from the Niagara Falls Observation Tower. Or, make your way into town to visit any number of intriguing museums, including the Ira G. Ross Aerospace Museum, Wax Museum or the Science Museum, which offers incredible exhibits perfect for kids.

Before you board your train back to New York City, stop off for some good jams and tasty bites at the Hard Rock Café and and take advantage of VIP priority seating to ensure you get your food in plenty of time to make it to the station.


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  • Niagara Falls NY

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  • Hotel Pickup
  • New York NY
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