Hornblower Niagara Cruises

5920 River Road, Niagara Falls Ontario Canada, L2E 6X8

Experience Canada’s natural wonder at Niagara’s newest attraction aboard a state-of-the-art 700-passenger catamaran or aboard the Hornblower Guardian – a 150-passenger jet-boat available for private charter for an intimate experience with the mighty Niagara Falls.

boat in the water


Experience the awesome power, thundering roar and amazing mist of the mighty Niagara Falls!

  • Legendary 20-minute daytime boat tour into the very heart of the mighty Falls!
  • View the American, Bridal Veil and Canadian Horseshoe Falls up close & personal.
  • Boats sails every 15 minutes in season
  • Open April 1 to November 30

Experience Niagara


Experience the awesome power, thundering roar and amazing mist of the mighty Niagara Falls!

  • 20 minute evening boat tour with Falls Illumination viewing
  • View the American, Bridal Veil and Canadian Horseshoe Falls up close & pesonal.
  • Boats sails every 15 minutes in season
  • Limited availability. Don't Miss!


See Niagara Falls in a whole new light! This enchanting evening cruise offers breathtaking up close views of the dazzling city skyline and famous coloured illumination of the American and Horseshoe Falls.

  • Extended 40 minute night-time cruise with spectacular Falls Illumination viewing.
  • Features on-board licensed bar, light bar snacks and music.
  • Starting in May, boat boards at 9:15pm and sails at 9:30pm - 10:10pm. From Labour Day to October 28, boat boards at 8:15pm and sails at 8:30pm - 9:10pm.
  • Come early and enjoy our Fallsview licensed patio, fine Niagara wines, local Craft Beers, live musical entertainment and BBQ in season.


The famous Falls boat tour experience is North America’s oldest attraction. It has been wowing millions of visitors since 1846. It is a Canada’s foremost visitor experience and has been enjoyed by dignitaries and celebrities alike including Princess Diana, Marilyn Monroe, former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbechev and Brad Pitt to name just a few. You simply can’t consider a visit to Niagara Falls, Canada without a “Voyage To The Falls”. Available only at Hornblower Niagara Cruises.


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. Visit OUR WEGO PAGE for details. Visitors should allow time to park and walk to Hornblower Plaza.


Hornblower Niagara Cruises operates two 700-passenger, state-of-the-art boats. 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 catamaran boats are powered by twin 350-horsepower Scania engines. 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.


Hornblower’s “Voyage To The Falls” is a proud ticket partner in the Niagara Parks Adventure Pass. The Adventure Pass is the best value for Niagara’s top attractions and includes the Voyage To The Falls and admissions to the Journey Behind The Falls, White Water Walk and Niagara’s Fury. The Adventure Pass also includes two-day, all-day transportation on the WEGO Transit system and valuable savings coupons to Niagara Parks restaurants and retail shops.

All below prices are "Subject to 13% HST"