Niagara Falls - Western New York

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A world-famous waterfall together with wild state parks and bustling city streets combine to make this New York region a rewarding destination for a vacation.

The Niagara Falls and Western New York region is an incredible place to explore the state’s wilderness without having to venture too far from the big city. Take a boat under one of the world’s most famous waterfalls, visit vineyards and sleepy towns, and watch a football game in a local stadium.

The mighty Niagara Falls serve as a reminder of the sheer power of Mother Nature. Hundreds of thousands of gallons of water flow through the waterfall every second in the summer months. There are a few different ways to experience the falls: embark on a Maid of the Mist boat tour, fly above them by helicopter or try a Cave of the Winds tour, during which you trek through the Niagara Gorge.

The closest big city to the falls is the museum and restaurant-packed Buffalo. Visit Darwin Martin House, a prairie house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, marvel at beautiful canvases in the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and have lunch at Broadway Market. Time your visit for June or August and join enchanting garden tours as part of the National Buffalo Garden Festival.

Get back to nature at Allegany State Park. Kayak on shimmering lakes, hike through dense woods and camp on hilltops overlooking lush green foliage. Go whitewater rafting in Letchworth State Park and, for a once-in-a-life-time thrill, take a hot-air balloon ride over dramatic cliffs.

The area around Chautauqua Lake is peppered with charming rural communities and fishing spots teeming with potential catches. Learn about the history of the Chautauqua Institution, visited by many U.S. presidents, including Gerald Ford and Ulysses S. Grant.

High season runs from May to September and most of the hotels, shops and restaurants in the area remain open during this period. Summers are warm and comfortable, though if it does get hot, just head to Niagara Falls to let the mist cool you down.

For a different perspective on Niagara Falls and Western New York, visit in the winter so you can zoom down the slopes at Holiday Valley Ski Resort and admire glittering snow-covered trees.

Where to stay in Niagara Falls - Western New York

Radisson Hotel Niagara Falls-Grand Island
Radisson Hotel Niagara Falls-Grand Island
3 out of 5
100 Whitehaven Rd, Grand Island, NY, 14072
The price is Rs7,401 per night from 5 Sep to 6 Sep
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Grand Island. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and an outdoor pool. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the convenient ...
3.4/5 Good! (1,002 reviews)
"We’ve stayed here twice recently on our long drive to Canada. Very quiet. Comfortable beds with excellent bedding.very clean. Well priced"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2022

Radisson Hotel Niagara Falls-Grand Island
Buffalo Airport Hotel
Buffalo Airport Hotel
3 out of 5
4600 Genesee St, Buffalo, NY, 14225
The price is Rs8,111 per night from 21 Aug to 22 Aug
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Buffalo. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in ...
4/5 Very Good! (1,005 reviews)
Another nice stay
"I enjoyed our stay the construction took away a little bit of the luster but it was a very good deal and I was very happy"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2022

Buffalo Airport Hotel
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
4 out of 5
310 4th St, Niagara Falls, NY, 14303
The price is Rs19,979 per night from 7 Sep to 8 Sep
Stay at this 4-star spa hotel in Niagara Falls. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 10 restaurants. Our guests praise the pool and the restaurant in their reviews. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (2,197 reviews)
"This resort is exquisite! Simply gorgeous! The design and art works are breathtaking. Service is supreme!"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2022

Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
The Gorge View Villa-with Yard & Parking
The Gorge View Villa-with Yard & Parking
611 Ashland Ave, Niagara Falls, NY, 14301
The price is Rs6,452 per night from 6 Sep to 7 Sep
Stay at this business-friendly holiday home in Niagara Falls. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a terrace. Popular attractions Rainbow Bridge and Fallsview Indoor ...
5/5 Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"Location is very convenient. Walking distance to Niagara Falls. Neighborhood is not that good. The property is excellent!"

Reviewed on 18 Jul 2022

The Gorge View Villa-with Yard & Parking
The Oakwood Cottage - With Yard & Parking
The Oakwood Cottage - With Yard & Parking
3.5 out of 5
1221 Haeberle Ave, Niagara Falls, NY, 14301
The price is Rs9,224 per night from 11 Sep to 12 Sep
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly holiday home in Niagara Falls. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a terrace. Popular attractions Seneca Niagara Resort ...
3/5 (1 review)
"Town looks abandoned and a little scary. People are nice though."

Reviewed on 29 Apr 2022

The Oakwood Cottage - With Yard & Parking
Lofts on Pearl Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Lofts on Pearl Trademark Collection by Wyndham
3.5 out of 5
92 Pearl Street, Buffalo, NY, 14202
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly apartment in Buffalo. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the helpful staff and ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (520 reviews)
Great location
"Very easy and fast check in. Property manager managed to find ways to connect with me after unable to contact Expedia that our original property is closed on Sunday and we have to move to another property. The info provided was accurate. The location is really good. Close to city and easy access ..."

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2020

Lofts on Pearl Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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