Your exciting two-day Overnight at Niagara Falls Tour takes you from the US into Canada and back again. At the start of your excursion, you will be picked up from 777 8th Ave – Bet 47th & 48th street at New York Airport Service in an air-conditioned vehicle.
With your bilingual guide, you will depart the Big Apple and head north. You will drive through forested mountains past the beautiful Delaware Gap to Watkins Glen State Park in the heart of the Finger Lakes region.
You will stop for lunch (payable direct) at lovely Watkins Glen and can take a stroll through the gorge to the famous waterfalls. Afterwards, you will continue your journey passing Seneca Lake on the way. You will arrive at Niagara Falls in the late afternoon.
Tour the American Side of the Falls including the American Falls, Goat Island, and Three Sisters Islands.Goat Island is a delightful wooded island with spectacular views of the Falls. Three Sisters Islands are three small islands linked by bridges.
At night you can see the spectacular sight of Niagara Falls illuminated in glowing colors.
Then the guide will drop off passengers that cannot cross the border at the hotel – normally the Howard Johnson closest to the falls.
You will stay overnight at the Executive Inn Super 8, 0.6 miles (1 km) from Niagara Falls. It is a two-star hotel with a restaurant, two swimming pools and a fitness center. The comfortable rooms have all modern amenities including cable television and internet access. It provides complimentary continental breakfast.
After breakfast, you will visit Horseshoe Falls (largest of the three Falls) for a close-up look.
In summer (01 May - 31 Oct) you will board the 'Maid of the Mist' for a 45-minute boat tour past the American and Bridal Veil Falls, then into the dense mist inside the curve of the Horseshoe Falls.
In spring (01 Oct - 30 Apr), you will take the Scenic Tunnels tour (approximately 1 hour) and see the Falls from behind.
At noon you will head back to New York State. On the way, you can enjoy a shopping excursion at a large outlet mall, where there are amazing bargains on brand name goods.
In the evening, you will return to New York by coach and will be dropped off at the starting point at New York Airport Service.