Edit Product
TakeTours > USA > East Coast Tours > New York, NY > 2-Day Niagara Falls and 1000 Islands Tour from New Yor...

2-Day Niagara Falls and 1000 Islands Tour from New York/New Jersey   Tour Code: 855-176   

Refer a Friend

Friend's Email Address:
Your Message:
Register as affiliate
  • Already have a TakeTours account? Sign In
  • Not registered yet? Create Account and start earning commissions today.
  • Earn 3%-5% commission when your friend makes a purchase through your unique encoded link in the email.
  • Purchases are tracked automatically. See complete details at the TakeTours Affiliate Program
  • If you don't log in or register as affiliate, we can't award you any commission!
  • Details
  • Tour Map
  • Policies
  • Q & A
  • Reviews
  • Photos

Price In USD (Price per person based on double occupancy )

Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Jan
2013
Feb
2013
13
14
15
16
4
$112
17
18
19
$112
20
21
$112
22
23
$112
24
25
26
$112
27
28
$112
29
30
$112
31
1
2
$112
3
4
$112
5
6
$112
7
8
9
$112
10
11
$112
12
13
$112
14
15
16
$112
Single Double(/person) Third Person Fourth Person
Adult Child
(Age 0-12)
Adult Child
(Age 0-12)
$162 $112 Free Free $79 $79
What if my dates are not available or appear as sold out? Notify Me!

What if my dates are not available?

We're constantly adding new departures dates and times, as they're made available to TakeTours by our local suppliers.

In some cases our suppliers have not yet confirmed their future schedules. So bookmark this page and keep checking back with us if you don't see the dates you're looking for.

We also recommend you sign up for TakeTours's monthly email newsletter, in order to stay on top of the latest deals & travel news.

Pricing Policy

  • Child Rate: Child rates apply to those 0-12 years and using existing bedding with 2 full-paying passengers (regardless of ages). Please bring car seats with you for your infants during the tour. Please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children).
  • Buy 2 Get 1 Free Discount: Offer applies to 3 or 4 people sharing a room. Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure. No-show (or late cancellation) of free passenger incurs a $80 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat
  • Buy 2 get 3rd free promotion may not be available for holidays or certain dates.
  •     
    Day 1
    New York - 1000 Islands (from 3/26) or Howe Cavern (Nov-Apr) (504 miles)
    Departing from New York, we head for the 1000 Islands )***. Situated between the U.S. and Canadian border are 1,793 islands on the Saint Lawrence River, where we will have an opportunity to take in a leisure boat cruise along the river (seasonal) which will include unique sights such as the world's smallest international bridge and houses of the rich and famous on their own personal islands. With its clear water and island-dotted landscape, we’ll see why the area is considered the fresh water boating capital of the world. Overnight in upstate New York, night view of the Niagara Falls is not offered.

    For the winter months (Nov 14th-Apr), the tour will take us to Howe Caverns in Upstate NY. Here, our journey will wind us through limestone corridors, cavernous galleries, and under massive boulders to a subterranean riverbed carved over countless millennia. Deep in the cave, solid rock appears fluid: creating strange formations, flowing sheets and dripping stalactites. Mysterious grottos lead off into distant, unexplored passages path twists and turns ever downward to the glassy surface of an underground lake that trails off into the absolute darkness of the cave's Eastern Terminus.

    Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn or equivalent
    Day 2
    Niagara Falls - New York (492 miles)
    This morning, we’ll continue our sightseeing in Niagara Falls, heading to the IMAX Theatre* for a thrilling movie experience in which you’ll witness the sights and sounds of the Falls through the perspective of the daredevils who have tried to conquer it. There are dozens of taller waterfalls in the world, but in terms of sheer volume Niagara Falls is unbeatable: more than a million bathtubs of water plummet over the edge every second! Don’t miss the chance to see the Horseshoe Falls from the world famous Maid of the Mist* boat (Apr - Oct 24); it’s a half hour-long thrill of a lifetime in which you’ll sail through the mist right up to the base of the Falls. Afterwards, We are going to the Power Vista, which is located 4½ miles downstream from Niagara Falls, set amidst the spectacular scenery of the Niagara River Gorge. You will also enjoy the incredible views 350 feet above the Niagara River in the comfortable environs of the glass enclosed walkway or feel the elements on the outdoor observation deck (weather permitting). ($10.00 /Adult,$8.00/kid (under 11) shuttle bus services fee, and special upgrade operation costs.)

    *Special Optional: Maid of the Mist is available from April to Oct 24 (opening date depends on ice condition in the river). From Nov to March, it will be close, we can go to the Old Fort Niagara ($12/Adult,$8/child) instead of Maid of the Mist. The Old Fort Niagara is located at the mouth of the Niagara River. Be sure to catch the short guided tour that explains a lot in a short time. The fact that the old French Castle from 1726 is still standing today is amazing. The history and importance of this fort is a compelling reason to preserve it and the artifacts in the museum were spectacular. If you're a history buff or just like tours of this kind you have to see this.

    *All entrance fee are not included in tour price; see "Exclusions" for cost details.

    ***Itineraries are subject to change so that we can provide you with the best possible experience.***

    • Departure and Return Details
    Departure Return Locations (Return times are estimated)
    7:00am 8:30pm map link135-20 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 (In front of the Sheraton hotel - Queens)
    8:00am 8:00pm map link75 Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002 (Chinatown (Manhattan NYC) - Manhattan)
    8:15am 7:30pm map link2995 John F Kennedy Blvd W, Jersey City, NJ 07306 (White Castle)
    8:45am 7:00pm map link828 Us-46, Parsippany, NJ 07054 (Top Quality Food Market)
    • Inclusions
    • 1-night hotel accommodation
    • Roundtrip transportation via Air Conditioned, Lavatory Equipped Motor coach
    • Tour guide (Level 2: semi-guided tour)
    • Exclusions
    • Optional Admission Fees:
      Activity Adult Child(11-) Senior(62+)
      1000 Islands Cruise $20 $12 $20
      Maid of Mist (Apr - Oct 24) $15.50 $9.00 $15.50
      Niagara Movie $11 $6.5 $11
      Cave of the Wind $11 $8 $11
      Howe Cave $22.68 $18.36 $22.68
      Power Vista (Winter option) transfer fee $10 $8 $10
      Old Fort Niagara $12 $8 $12
    • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
    • Admission fees may be paid to your tour escort upon arrival by cash.
    • All meals and drinks during the trip, but the tour guide will arrange for.
    • Service fees for your tour guide and bus driver (total $6.00/day per passenger)
    • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
    • Any private expenses
    • Additional Notes
  • Customers are held solely responsible for their own travel documents and/or visas if required.
  • All hotel and tour schedules are arranged in advance, NO REFUND will be given to any customer failing to appear on the departure day.
  • Bus Arrangement: Usually only passengers in the same order will be arranged in the same bus. If you book the tour separately with your friends and you want to sit in the same bus, you need to inform us before departure . Or you may be arranged in different buses.
  • Hotel rooms: Each hotel room can accommodate no more than 4 guests (adults or children), and existing bedding must be used
  • Language: All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour and/or driver guides (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours.
  •   Confirmation
    Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email.
      Redemption
    Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.
      Terms & Conditions

    PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

    The purchase of any travel services represents your acceptance Terms & Conditions set out herein. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand these Terms & Conditions prior to booking.

    Booking changes
    A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply. Please be noted that we do not allow departure change 24 hours before departure.

    Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
    Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. Time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to Taketours by email or through web mail at Contact Us .

    Cancellation penalties per person for 1-4 days tours

    • 15-30 days prior to departure - 10% of total purchase amount.
    • 7-14 days prior to departure - 25% of total purchase amount.
    • 4-6 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
    • Within 3 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    • Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    • Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    • Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every efforts to maintain the normal operation.
    • There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.

    Cancellation penalties per person for tours last 5 or more days

    • Up to 46 days prior to departure - 10% of total purchase amount.
    • 21-45 days prior to departure - 25% of total purchase amount.
    • 8-20 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
    • 1-7 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    • Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    • Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    • There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.

    NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.

    Itinerary Variations
    We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary - we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.

    Tour Cancellation:
    We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, Taketours' only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.

    We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

    Upload Did you take photos during your trip? Share them with the rest of the community and you can earn 20 Loyalty points per photo! (*maximum of 100 points per tour). Please check the Loyalty Program FAQ for more information.
    Price a Trip, Book Now
    1 Departure Date:
    2 Number of Rooms:
    3 Departure:
    map link 7:00am Sheraton Flushing - Queens
    map link 8:00am 75 Chrystie St - Manhattan
    map link 8:15am Jersey City, NJ
    map link 8:45am Parsippany, NJ
    4 Do you need to extend hotel stay? Read more
    Pre-tour: If you arrive before the tour's starting date, please self check-in the hotel. The hotels near the pick up locations suggested (Red Roof Inn Edison, Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Flushing, Comfort Inn Manhattan Bridge New York, Hampton Inn and Suites Parsippany/North)
    Arriving Early? Yes No
    Staying Late? Yes No
      Total Fares:
    TakeTours will refund the price difference for this tour if the price goes down within 14 days after your purchase. Learn More
    $0.00 (incl. tax and fees)
    Find a Travel Companion
    Post a request for finding a partner to share the tour!
    Traveler Reviews

    Recently Visited Tours

      TakeTours Newsletter
      Enter Email for Travel Deals
      Privacy Policy

      Please Select Close
      Please select regions of interest:
      USA
      Europe
      Canada
      Australia
      Mexico
      China
      Thank You Close



      Thank you for signing up for the TakeTours newsletter.

      Copyright © 2013 by TakeTours.com. All rights reserved. TakeTours is a registered trademark of IvyMedia Corporation.
      Use of this website constitutes acceptance of TakeTours's Security Statement, Privacy Policy and User Agreement.