Niagara Falls, Ontario “Do It Yourself” Activities

Niagara Falls has a myriad of attractions for visitors. From captivating historical sites to picturesque gardens and thrilling family-friendly activities. There is something for everyone! Explore these suggestions for an enriching visit to Niagara Falls, Ontario during  the 2024 PLCAC AGM & Convention.

Bird Kingdom

  • World’s largest Free-Flying Indoor Aviary
  • Hundreds of tropical birds
  • Meet friendly parrots and exotic animals at the Animal Encounters
  • Feed and interact with playful lorikeet birds

Botanical Gardens

  • Featuring 99 acres of award-winning landscapes
  • Gorgeous blooms at Botanical Gardens with many walking trails
  • One of North America’s largest and most beautiful Victorian rose gardens

Clifton Hill

  • Clifton Hill, also known as the “Street of Fun” is located steps away from the Niagara Falls and Sheraton Fallsview Hotel
  • Well-known tourist district for its bustling and vibrant atmosphere
  • Family-friendly
  • Variety of shops and boutiques where you can find souvenirs, gifts and local merchandise
  • Many attractions are located on Clifton Hill, such as the arcades, museums, haunted houses and the SkyWheel

Fallsview Indoor Waterpark

  • Directly connected to the Sheraton Fallsview Hotel
  • 16 Waterslides
  • Large indoor wave pool and outdoor sundeck
  • 6 story high waterslides
  • 125,000 square feet of action-packed water fun for the whole family


  • Fun for the whole family
  • Explore the fascinating world of marine mammals including beluga whales, dolphins and penguins
  • Educational presentations are offered in the format of a Trainer Talk and is all about getting up and personal with the amazing marine mammal species at the Waldorf Stadium
  • High-speed coasters, kiddie rides and something in between

Niagara SkyWheel

  • Breathtaking panoramic view of the Falls at 175 feet
  • One of Canada’s largest observation wheel
  • The Niagara SkyWheel’s fully enclosed gondolas are equipped with heating and air conditioning for year-round comfort
  • Located in the heart of Clifton Hill

Skylon Tower

  • 775 feet above the Niagara Falls Gorge
  • Height of the Skylon Tower from the base is 520 feet
  • Revolving Dining Room rotates 360 degrees in one hour
  • See the Canadian Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls from the restaurant and observation deck

Whirlpool Aero Car

  • Ride over the vibrant waters of the Niagara River
  • Experience the awe-inspiring sights of the turbulent Niagara Whirlpool and exhilarating Class 6 rapids of the river as you glide 3,500 feet across the stunning Niagara Gorge