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Cave of the Winds

Goat Island, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1730
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This exciting tour outfits you in a hooded raincoat and takes you into a cave and then along a catwalk near the foot of the falls for an up-close, wet and very rewarding view of the thunderous, cascading waters.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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Goat Island, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1730
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing, one of a kind experience. I would suggest wearing shorts and flip flops, as you cannot enjoy this attraction without getting wet (despite the rain coat they give you while entering) Standing under, while the water pounds on your back is an awesome...More

Thank KaranPais
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure and have warm clothes, windy but wonderful, wear comfortable shoes, cover your hair and the sites are wonderful

Thank Dr Debbie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is not the adventure for some one who doesnt appreciate nature and its power. To me it was the experience of what some may feel as the first time seeing the ocean up front and in true reality. We visited after a funeral of...More

Thank wecacnna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After Maid of the mist this is the second attraction worth visit in the US Niagara state park, open late than the boat, you get a chance to see it up to 8:30 pm. Very watery experience, you need more than one rain coat and...More

Thank Lora B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very beautiful place , where you can feel piece of heaven on earth. The splashes of Falls is soothing for your mood .

Thank Leohk786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best thing we have every done. My husband and I pasted up a cruise to come Canada to see the falls and man we are so glad we came here to see them. It was unbelievable the power the color the all all glory...More

Thank jenniboo72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your looking to spend half your day in a line and herded like cattle through a maze of slippery walkways, then this is for you. I will agree that the view is amazing at the bottom of the falls and we probably should not...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to walk down the steps to get the best view of the falls so close that you get drenched fully even after wearing a poncho. But the experience is unforgettable and can't be described in words. Its a MUST go attraction if you...More

Thank travelforfun75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have recommended this to everyone I know. The view is to die for. I have never been in such awe of nature. This is defiantly something that should be on everyone’s bucket list.

Thank nellygreen1988
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience getting behind the falls. Be careful as you will get wet! Good fun on a nice day, maybe not so much if it was cold

Thank Dunnersfireman64
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6 October 2017|
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Response from 1358rebecca | Reviewed this property |
as long as you want it to last. you are in control of how much time you spend. Plan on at least 30-45 minutes to really experience it and get your pictures. take something to make your camera waterproof as it will get... More
Lisa U
26 September 2017|
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Response from Danny N | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lisa when we bought our tickets ( at the entry) there was no problems on the amount that people were buying. What I will say is there is a good chance that your group will split up at The Caves of Winds as it is really... More
Edgar M
5 September 2017|
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Response from phestah | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all year. I don't know if this attraction is. Call or ck the web.