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Niagara Falls, Canada: 40-Minute Fireworks Night Cruise

Product ID: 146292
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Admire Niagara Falls at night aboard a 40-minute cruise departing Niagara Falls, Canada. Ride the funicular down to the boarding area then set sail for starry skies, panoramic skyline views, stunning illuminations, and fireworks that light up the sky.
About this activity
Duration 40 minutes - 2.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed voucher required
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable

Select participants and date:



  • Experience the magic of the 'Illumination of the Falls' up close
  • Ride the one-of-a-kind funicular to the base of Niagara Gorge
  • Cruise up to the Niagara Falls after dark to see fireworks light up the sky
  • Upgrade to enjoy the pre-cruise party at the VIP Brews & Cruise event
  • Soak in the views and ambiance at the Riverside Patio before or after your cruise
Full description
Experience the magic of Niagara Falls at night and up-close on an evening fireworks cruise departing from Niagara Falls, Canada. Marvel at the sight of exploding fireworks over Niagara Falls, illuminated in a cascade of colors after dark by the spectacular 'Illumination of the Falls'.

Arrive early to check-in and begin your evening with a ride aboard the one-of-a-kind Niagara Funicular. Ride down the escarpment on the climate-controlled incline railway and enjoy the ambiance of the outdoor riverside patio at the base of the Niagara Gorge.

Upgrade your experience with the optional VIP Brews & Cruise event. Fire up new summer memories with a commemorative photo, a 2-hour pre-cruise party at the Riverside Patio with live DJ Entertainment, 2 alcoholic drink tickets, and gourmet appetizers. This option also includes VIP pre-boarding for the 40-minute Falls Fireworks cruise.

Board your cruise and set sail towards the illuminated Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls aboard a deluxe catamaran. Enjoy the mist from the 360° viewing platform or stay dry in sheltered indoor observation areas. Weather permitting, watch the starry skies light up with a stunning fireworks display.

After your cruise, relax outdoors at the riverside patio with treats like musical entertainment, signature snacks, local Niagara wines, frosty cold beer, and spectacular views.

Sample Falls Fireworks cruise itinerary:
8:30 PM - 9:15 PM - check-in, ride the funicular to the riverside patio and boarding area
9:15 PM - funicular access closes, be sure to check-in well before this time
9:30 PM -  cruise sails
10:00 PM - falls Fireworks display, weather permitting
10:10 PM - cruise disembarks
10:30 PM - funicular closes, you can use elevators and/or ramps to ascend after this time
  • 40-minute Falls fireworks cruise
  • Roundtrip transport to the boarding area via the Niagara Funicular
  • Recyclable mist poncho
  • Onboard music and licensed cash bar
  • Access to riverside patio
  • WiFi onsite
  • Booking fee
  • All applicable local taxes
  • Optional upgrade VIP Brews & Cruise includes, 2-hour pre-cruise event in VIP event tent with private bar, live DJ entertainment, souvenir photo, 2 alcoholic drink tickets, appetizers, and cruise pre-boarding
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks, available for purchase

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Please bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
Know before you go
• This activity operates in Ontario, Canada. If you are coming from the USA, you will need a passport to enter Canada and access the boats
• This activity is non-refundable, all sales are final and dates cannot be rescheduled
• This activity is family-friendly. All travelers including infants (4 and under) must have a ticket to board the boat
• Falls Fireworks cruise and VIP Brews & Cruise event operate rain or shine
• VIP Brews & Cruise option available only to guests 19 years and older, valid photo ID required
• Additional drinks are available for purchase at the VIP pre-cruise party and onboard the boat
• The fireworks display is weather permitting. The local partner is not associated with the fireworks displays. In the event the display does not occur, no refunds will be given
• You can request and access a wheelchair upon arrival at the Niagara Funicular, subject to availability
• There is seating for those with mobility issues on board
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.3 / 5
based on 305 reviews
Review summary
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Hornblower Niagara Cruises

Product ID: 146292