The day trip for those who want to do Niagara Falls in a hurry – there and back in only 12 hours!
Helicopter flight form NY, Maid of the Mist boat ride and lunch in a panoramic restaurant.
Niagara Waterfalls separate USA from Canada as a part of the longest unguarded border in the world.
American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls are located on US side and Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian. The waters of Niagara create electricity in the biggest hydro plant in US.
The water came from four lakes: Superior, Michigan, Huron and Eire and after the fall supplies the fifth lake Ontario.
The destination is visited by over 10 million of tourists a year.
They came to observatory decks, get the helicopter ride, visit the caves under the falls, or watch Niagara from the boat Maid of the Mist, which cruises between US and Canadian banks since 1846.
From the meeting point the group is transferred to NY airport, from where a helicopter takes the visitors to the Buffalo airport.
The half-day guided tour starts from the US side.
Then there is the time for a lunch and visiting Canadian side in a panoramic restaurant overlooking the falls.
Depending on the season the visitors take a Maid of the Mist boat ride or Scenic Tunnel Tour.
After the transfer to Buffalo the helicopter flights back to New York.
The price include transfers to Midtown hotels ( located on Manhattan between 23rd and 74th Streets)
The whole tour may take between 12 and 14 hours, traffic depending.
US citizens are required to have a passport while crossing the border, other nationalities may need a valid Canadian visa.
There is a possibility to remain on US side and wait for the group to come back.
From $: 479.00
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