Here are some of the popular attractions and landmarks in Niagara Falls

 

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls
Split betweem the American Falls, Horseshoe Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls these two waterfalls are the most famous landmarks around. To get to the American Falls, head south-west from the Niagara Falls Welcome Center and go through the Niagara Falls State Park, the American Falls will be viewable from the edge of the park.

To get to the Horseshoe Falls, follow the directions to get to the American Falls, but cross the first southern bridge to Goat Island (Goat Island Rd). From there, just head west until you get to Terrapin Point where you will get the best view of the Horseshoe Falls from the American side.

The Bridal Veil Falls is right next to the American Falls, split by Luna Island. It would be best to view these falls from the Cave of the Winds platform.

 

Maid of the Mist

Maid of the Mist
A spectacular boat ride that will take you right up to the base of the falls. To get there, head west of the Niagara Falls Welcome Center and walk through the Niagara Falls State Park. The Maid of the Mist will be infront of the Observation Tower overlooking the cliffs.

 

Cave of the Winds

Cave of the Winds
A platform that will take you underneath and right up to the edge of the falls. To get there, head south-west from The Niagara Falls Welcome Center and head through the Niagara Falls State Park. Cross the first southern bridge to Goat Island (Goat Island Rd). From there, head to the north-western edge of Goat Island where you will find the Cave of the Winds.

 

Aquarium of Niagara

Aquarium of Niagara
Head east of the Niagara Falls Welcome Center along Niagara Street. Then turn left and head north down Third Street. The aquarium will be past Main Street on the left, in a circular style building.

 

Seneca Niagara Casino

Seneca Niagara Casino
Head east of the Niagara Falls Welcome Center along Niagara Street. The casino will be the tallest building in sight. Then turn right onto Fourth Street, which will take you right to the casino.