Special Niagara Falls Tour &
Solar Eclipse Viewing

About THis Tour

April 8, 2024: Special Niagara Falls Tour including Solar Eclipse Viewing

Duration: Plan For 3 hours

On April 8, 2024, join us a special departure of our Power of Niagara Tour including a rare viewing of the Total Solar Eclipse!

Explore the culture and history of Niagara Falls, USA and  experience the immense power of the falls.  Get an up-close look at Bridal Veil Falls from the Cave of the Winds as well as learn about the true force of the Falls and how it generates power at the Niagara Power Authority.

Solar Eclipse Event & Timing:

During this rare event, the moon is expected to completely cover the sun in the direct path of totality.  The event will last for almost four minutes, starting at 2:04 pm and ending at 4:31 pm, with totality occurring at 3:18 pmThe next chance to witness such an event in North America will be in more than 20 years.

This special tour departs at 1 pm.  Before the solar eclipse event, guests will be brought to a special viewing point and be provided with eclipse viewing glasses.

 

The following admissions are included:

  • Observation Tower
  • Cave of the Winds Gorge Experience
  • Niagara Power Project Power Vista
  • Special Solar Eclipse viewing, eclipse glasses & souvenir certificate

Tour Highlights

  • 3-hour tour of Niagara Falls’ American Side
  • Admire Horseshoe Falls up close from Goat Island & Terrapin Point
  • The TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE!!!!

This tour departs from Niagara Falls, NY (USA)

 

More science related eclipse information can be found here.

 

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EXPLORATION STOPS

Next Stop, Adventure! Hop off the bus and follow your guide to some of Niagara's must-see attractions. As you explore, learn the secrets of this world-famous natural wonder.  

Goat Island & Terrapin Point

On Goat Island, winding trekking routes lead up to soaring viewpoints such as Terrapin Point — where the splendor of Niagara Gorge can be fully appreciated. Luna Island's awe-inspiring viewpoint is a popular spot for tourists to soak up the views. Goat Island sits on the US side of Niagara Falls, and ranks among the region’s biggest draws.

Cave of the Winds

The thundering waters of Bridal Veil Falls create localized tropical storms, with winds lashing up to 68mph (109kph). Here at the Cave of the Winds, visitors can feel the awesome power of nature up close. 

Niagara Falls Observation Tower

The viewing tower extends dramatically over the Niagara Gorge. From here, visitors can admire all three sets of Niagara Falls: American, Bridal Veil and Horseshoe Falls.

Niagara Power Project Power Vista

Hydroelectric plants have been harnessing the power of the Niagara River for over 100 years. At the Niagara Power Project, explore how Niagara’s geology helps keep New York’s lights on. Learn of scientists including Edison and Tesla — who played huge roles in developing the technologies of todayand try your hand at designing your own dam or operating a power grid. 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

Our tours take in the most iconic landmarks that Niagara Falls State Park has to offer. Our knowledgeable guides are experts on the region's local history and culture, and always keen to share their valuable insight.  Don't forget your camera!

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls spans the US and Canadian border, and attracts visitors from across the world keen to experience this mighty natural wonder for themselves. Whether up-close aboard a sightseeing boat, from the skies by helicopter, or from the Observation Tower, the scenery must be seen to be believed.  

Frequently Asked Questions

Does this tour only depart from the USA?
What should I wear?
  • Dress for the weather!  Winter in Niagara can be cold and snowy.  Please bring winter boots, a hat, mitts/gloves, scarf and a winter jacket as visitors will be outside for a portion of the tour.