Hornblower Niagara Cruises

Take a cruise down the Niagara River for an up close and personal view of the Falls.

Get ready to visit Canada’s ‘must-do’ signature attraction – Hornblower Niagara Cruises – and take home the ultimate souvenir: a memory.

Opens for the 2020 season in May

VOYAGE TO THE FALLS BOAT TOUR

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.

FALLS FIREWORKS CRUISE

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.

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MIST GEAR

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.

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.

THE BOATS

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.

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5920 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6X8, Canada

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Michael S

Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

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What a rush. Make sure you get a standing position at the front of the boat and enjoy. The line appeared to be long and we thought about putting it off to later in the day, but a friendly couple from...

Oxendiner

The Woodlands, Texas

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We did the night boat tour with fireworks and really enjoyed it. They say you don’t get as close to the falls as with the daytime tour but I thought we got plenty close enough. The fireworks over the...

Christina G

Ringwood, United Kingdom

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We were very lucky to have a cold but sunny day for this experience. It’s due to close the beginning of December so we were lucky it wasn’t very busy and had no real wait time. Looking at the...

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