Unfolding The Adventures Of Niagara Falls
Amongst the Seven Wonders of the World, Niagara Falls, millions of people and celebrities has visited the Niagara Falls. Niagara Falls attracts around 12 million visitors in a year, who are not aware of the fact that Niagara Falls actually consists of three falls: American, Bridal and Horseshoe. There are four great lakes that supply the water to the Niagara River– Superior, Erie, Huron and Michigan which then creates the three falls to combine the formation of The Niagara Falls.During the winters, the mist from the falls freezes to form huge hump of ice that measure the thickness up to 50 feet. After going through some facts, we cannot avoid going through the Niagara Falls Attractions. Some of the attractions are enlisted below: –
Mist Boat Tour
The Maid of the Mist Boat Tour lasts for 30-minutes of a trip around and up to three of the major waterfalls in Niagara Falls. Maid of the Mist provides boat tours of the falls since 1846 and steamships depart from the docks every 15 minutes. By the end of the tour, visitors can explore Maid of the Mist Plaza, which features its basic attractions. By February 2010, fees for a tour are $13.50 for visitors 12 years of age and older, and $7.85 for visitors between the ages of 6 and 12 years. Hence, Children five years of age and younger receive free admission with a paying adult.
Castellani Art Museum
The Castellani Art Museum has approximately 5,500 paintings, photographs, sculptures and contemporary art prints from various artists. The museum is located within the Niagara University and hosts artist talks, workshops and educational programs throughout the year. Admission is free for all visitors.
Niagara Scuba Center
The Niagara Scuba Center offers various scuba diving courses and boating safety courses around the waters of Niagara Falls. Visitors learn how to dive and purchase scuba diving equipment. The scuba center also sells packages for both local and regional dive trips. The cost the Discover Scuba Diving course is $35 for pool training and $100 for open water training.
ENTRY TO NIAGARA FALLS: –
There are various packages offered by The Niagara Parks for visitors in the name of Niagara Falls Adventure Pass. This is basically a package popular Niagara Parks attractions. Each Pass includes one-time admission to the listed attractions, along with two days of access to on WEGO, the hop-on, hop-off bus transportation system that connects Niagara Parks with your hotel and other tourist areas in the city.
The Niagara Falls Adventure Pass Nature includes four top Niagara Falls attractions. You’ll also receive two consecutive days of WEGO bus transportation with every pass purchased. Classic Niagara Falls Adventure Pass BEST value for experiencing the must do sightseeing attractions in Niagara Falls. The Niagara Falls Adventure Pass Includes admission to:
• Hornblower Cruises
• Journey Behind the Falls
• White Water Walk
• Niagara’s Fury
• WEGO Transportation