The breathtaking Niagara Falls

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This is just the perfect time for a vacation to the US. The weather is nice and pleasant and all the natural wonders are just perfect for sightseeing after they have been closed for the harsh winters. One of the delightful natural wonders that you must not miss are the Niagara Falls. Those who go to the East Coast especially New York must make Niagara Falls a part of their itinerary.

"Niagara falls panorama" by I, Sbittante. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

“Niagara falls panorama” by I, Sbittante. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

Niagara Falls can be viewed from both the US side and Canada side. It is a spectacular sight with its three massive falls that are on the international boundary between US and Canada. There is a Niagara Falls National Park which includes 400 acres of forest. There are many places of cultural significance to be seen here. Don’t miss the sightseeing tour that lets you experience the splendor of these Falls.

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The three falls are The Horseshoe Falls, The American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls. The Horseshoe Falls which are the largest Falls are on the Canadian side. The other two are on the American side. These Falls are located on the Niagara River and have the highest flow rate of any waterfalls in the World. During the rainy season, the Falls are fill to the brim and their sheer beauty will enthrall your senses. The green frothy waters are due to dissolved salts as well as finely ground rock.

They are also a great source of hydroelectric power. There are many ways and packages that help you explore the Falls as per your own preferences. You can go for a romantic holiday, a nature trip or a historical trip that helps you explore North American history and culture of this place. The possibilities are immense.

Do travel to USA this winter and visit Niagara Falls for their extraordinary beauty. Try out TravelPlaza‘s 12 day Tour to US. Get more details today.

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