Get ready to visit Canada’s ‘must-do’ signature attraction – Hornblower Niagara Cruises – and take home the ultimate souvenir: a memory.
Opens for the 2019 season in May
Hop aboard and make your way to an experience no one ever forgets – the Voyage to the Falls Boat Tour. Get up close and personal with the American Falls, Canadian Horseshoe Falls, and breathtaking Great Gorge – and the thundering roar, awesome power and amazing mist that come along with these natural wonders.
Or ride after sunset for a light-mist experience (that’s still heavy on the magic) with the illumination of the Falls. Plus, buy a ticket online and access the one-of-a-kind Hornblower Niagara Funicular with panoramic views of the world-famous Falls as you travel to our Riverside Patio and boarding area.
For a later-at-night moment you’ll only find here, there’s nothing quite like a cruise and the sight of exploding fireworks over Niagara Falls to make your visit memorable. Our 40-minute Falls Fireworks Cruise features starry skies, panoramic skyline views, stunning illuminations, and, of course, fireworks that light up the sky—and your family’s faces. Plus, buy a ticket online and access the one-of-a-kind Hornblower Niagara Funicular with panoramic views of the world-famous Falls as you travel to our Riverside Patio and boarding area.
Before boarding visitors can browse the Mist Gear retail shop for all their last minute tour essentials. Here they’ll find a great line of Comfort and Convenience items designed specifically for their boat tour, and Memory Souvenirs. The Mist Gear shop is conveniently located in the Lower Landing immediately prior to boarding.
All boarding is located at the Hornblower Lower Landing in the Great Gorge. Entrance is at 5920 River Road (Niagara Parkway). There is plenty of parking nearby. All major public parking, hotels and attractions are conveniently connected to Hornblower Plaza by the WEGO Transit system. Be sure to allow time to park and walk to Hornblower Plaza.
Hornblower Niagara Cruises Boats feature on-board amenities including tiered decks for 360 degree unobstructed viewing, retractable glass nano-walls for dry viewing areas, on-board passenger washrooms and for evening and nighttime cruises an on-board licensed bar. The 145-passenger “Niagara Guardian” boat is powered by twin 350-horsepower jet-drive engines and is available for private charters, functions and events. All boats are ODA compliant for accessibility.
Oh man it was SO much fun. Mind you it is only fun if getting wet does not make you mad. I am not sure exactly what I was expecting, but I was not expecting to get as wet as I did. I couldn't help...
One of the best things we did at Niagara. Up close views of both the falls, getting wet with Niagara water, seagulls... soooo much fun!
We traveled from CT. to Niagra on a whim and was not disappointed! The Hornblower cruise was a highlight if the trip. They are VERY EFFICIENT getting you from the point of entry on shore to the next...