Niagara Falls, both the Canadian and the American side are perhaps one of the most beautiful places on earth and several renowned poets have been known to write some of their best works while sitting near the falls. This place attracts tourists from all parts of the world and a visit to the Niagara Falls for a romantic getaway is an excellent option.
The 56 meters high American Falls are the higher of the two falls and looks stunning at night when it is illuminated by a profusion of colored lights. An amazing fact about the Niagara Falls is that the water of the river that is located at the base of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls is higher than the falls itself.
Places Worth Visiting During Your Niagara Falls Romantic Getaway
During your romantic getaway at Niagara Falls you can also visit the 100-acre Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens that houses perhaps the finest collection of trees and shrubs in Canada. A visit to the Niagara Falls Bird Aviary, the largest indoor aviary in the world, is a unique and not to be missed experience. This 50,000 sq feet of tropical rainforest is home for over 400 types of birds. You can also view a wonderful variety of butterflies if you visit the Niagara Falls Butterfly Conservatory.
During your Niagara Falls romantic getaway you can also try your luck at the Casino Niagara that is spread over 96,000 sq feet of space. The Floral Clock is another major attraction of the region and this beautiful clock is one of the largest clocks in the world. The journey behind the Falls is an observation platform that offers a close-up view of the Falls from behind.
On your romantic getaway at the Niagara Falls you must make sure to visit the Skylon Tower that is Niagara’s tallest building and houses a revolving restaurant where you can enjoy award-winning continental cuisine. You can see an area of over 80 miles from top of the tower and it is truly s unique experience. Visiting the restaurant at night is a truly romantic experience because it gives you an opportunity to view the sparkling lights that add on to the beauty of the falls. Other major attractions that you must visit on your tours to the Niagara Falls during a romantic getaway include Minolta Tower, Lundys Lane Historical Museum, Greg Frewin Theatre, Oakes Garden, IMAX Theatre and the Queen Victoria Park.