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Address: 5920 Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6X8 Phone: 1-905-642-4272 Contact: [email protected]

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Hornblower Niagara Cruises

Closed for the season. Hornblower Niagara Falls boat tour on Clifton Hill - an engaging way to experience Niagara Falls - Canada’s only Falls boat tour.


Hornblower Niagara Cruises
5920 Niagara Parkway
L2E 6X8 Niagara Falls , ON
43° 5' 21.372" N, 79° 4' 20.2224" W
Ontario CA

Welcome to Hornblower Niagara Cruises, a thrilling new way to experience Canada’s most spectacular wonder of the world. We’ll take you on the ride of your life! An intimate tour that gets you as close as possible to the breathtaking flow of water, power and mist that is the magnificent Niagara Falls. Within the Niagara Great Gorge we’ll journey past the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and into the very heart of the famous Horseshoe Falls. Hold onto your heart and keep your eyes wide open because you’re in for the thrill of a lifetime!

You will get to climb aboard a state-of-the-art 700-passenger catamaran or a 150-passenger jet-boat available for private functions called the Hornblower Guardian.

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 in our Clifton Hill parking lot.

Hornblower Niagara Cruises is located on the Niagara Parkway at the north end of Queen Victoria Park, close to the Rainbow Bridge and Oakes Garden Theatre at the foot of the Clifton Hill tourist area.

**season end date is weather permitting**

The Voyage to the Falls boat tour provides an up-close viewing of the magnificent Great Gorge, American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and of course the mighty Horseshoe Falls. You’ll experience the thundering roar, awesome power and amazing mist of the magnificent Niagara Falls. Voyage to the Falls departs every 30 minutes and starts each day with our Early Morning Sunrise boat tour. This experience includes access to the Lower Landing and Falls viewing area. This is a 20-minute daytime boat ride.

Hours of Operation

April 1 - May 12                9:00am - 6:00pm (Daytime Only) 

May 13 - October 9            8:30am - 8:30pm (Day and Evening)

October 10 - 31                 8:30am - 5:30pm (Daytime Only)

November 1 - 30               10:00am - 4:00pm (Daytime Only)

* Subject To Weather  

Adult: CAN$25.95 | Child (5-12 yrs): CAN$15.95 | Child (4 yrs and under): FREE

All prices in Canadian dollars

The nightly Falls Illumination Cruise is a truly extraordinary, once-in-a-lifetime experience. Set to starry skies this 40-minute evening cruise provides stunning panoramic views of the dazzling city lights and famous colored illumination of the Falls. This unique Hornblower experience promises to astonish and amaze – it’s a tour not to be missed. Featuring an on-board licensed bar and snacks this is the ultimate in Niagara night-time entertainment. This experience includes access to the Lower Landing and Falls viewing area.

Hours of Operation 

Falls Illumination Cruises sails 9:30 pm - 10:10 pm

Falls Illumination Cruises run from May 5th, 2017 until October 28th, 2017.

Adult: CAN$39.95 | Child (5-12 yrs): $35.95 | Child (4 yrs and under): FREE

All prices in Canadian dollars

This tour is Niagara's ultimate evening entertainment. This cruise offers breathtaking views of the coloured Illumination of the Falls, dazzling city skyline, with the Falls Fireworks lighting up the sky! This is a 40-minute cruise that features an on-board licensed bar, light bar snacks, and music. This experience includes access to the Lower Landing and Falls viewing area.

Hours of Operation

Falls Fireworks Cruises sails 9:30 pm - 10:10 pm

Falls Illumination Cruises run:

May 19, 21, 22, 26, 28, 29, 2017

Monday to Friday's from June 12th, 2017 until September 4th, 2017, including all Holidays. 

Adult: CAN$39.95 | Child (5-12 yrs): $35.95 | Child (4 yrs and under): FREE

All prices in Canadian dollars.


Save $10 on combining the Voyage to the Falls Boat Tour with Falls Fireworks or Falls Illumination Cruise.

Adult: CAN $55.90 | Child (5-12 yrs): CAN$41.90 | Child (4 years and under): FREE

All prices in Canadian dollars

The Hornblower Niagara Cruises is part of the Niagara Parks Adventure Pass.

Listen & Learn

After your tour Hornblower, offers a great Souvenir Audio Guide. The perfect compliment to your Voyage To The Falls, this 30-minute narrative provides you with rich history and interesting facts as you tour the Great Gorge, American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and Horseshoe Falls. Engaging, entertaining and educational the Souvenir Audio Guide is your key to the complete experience. It's also the prefect souvenir keepsake to bring home from your visit to Niagara Falls, Canada. Take your Souvenir Audio Guide home with you and share the powerful story of Niagara Falls with friends and family.

The guide comes in 8 different languages and it portable and easy to use.


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