Niagara Underground: Power Station & Tunnel Under the Falls Tour

75 reviews

3 hours

Max 20

Why take this tour?


  • Get pre-reserved entry to the Skylon Tower for a breathtaking view of Niagara Falls and the surrounding area
  • Descend 180 ft in a glass elevator to the Tailrace Tunnel Experience
  • Discover the dramatic history of hydroelectric power, The Current Wars, and the story of how Nikola Tesla changed the world
  • Explore the historic Niagara Power Station with pre-reserved tickets, getting hands-on with the 100-year-old equipment
  • Walk the boardwalk visiting iconic viewpoints over Horseshoe Falls
  • Sites Visited
  • Niagara Falls
  • Skylon Tower
  • Illumination Tower
  • Nikola Tesla Statue
  • Table Rock
  • Horseshoe Falls
  • Niagara Parks Power Station
  • The Tailrace Tunnel
  • Tour Includes
  • Tailrace Tunnel Experience - Niagara's newest attraction!
  • Pre-reserved Skylon Tower tickets
  • Pre-reserved Niagara Power Station tickets
  • Glass Elevator at the Tailrace Tunnel
  • Glass Elevator at the Skylon Tower
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour

Tesla v Edison, AC v DC - dive deep into the story of hydroelectric energy

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Total Customer Reviews: 75

Verified Ratings
4.5 /5
based on 47 Walks’ customer ratings
Rating summary by category
Latest reviews
Theresa and I thought the Falls walk was great. Phil was knowledgeable, spoke loud enough, and kept the group together. There was one person that probably wasn't prepared for the hills and the powerhouse tunnel. I do not recall a disclaimer on the registration site but one might need to be updated if not.
Verified · Brian · Apr 18, 2024 · USA · Male · 45 to 54 years
We had Deanna and she was knowledgeable, friendly and kind. We loved our walking tour and learnt a lot. Walking away with knowing the area with Deanna's help made the trip so much better. We didn't realise Niagara was more than just the waterfall. Thank you Deanna
Verified · Alun · Nov 07, 2023 · Canada · Female · 35 to 44 years
Great tour! Very informative. Walks was very flexible with me changing schedules and was attentive to my requests.
Verified · Deborah · Sep 30, 2023 · USA · 55 to 64 years
Our guide, Deanna was fantastic. She was witty and clever making the tour both interesting and informative. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and most especially the Power Station. The views at the end of the tunnel were amazing. We love how everything flowed together nicely from the Skylon Tower to the Power Station and all stops between. We cannot say enough good things about this tour.
Verified · Rebecca · Sep 01, 2023 · Canada · Female · 35 to 44 years
Mary was amazing. She is knowledgeable and is passionate about Niagara Falls and the history and beauty. She truly cares about her people too. I have a bad back and she worked in places to sit along the way. Sue checked on everyone to make sure they were comfortable! I would highly recommend Mary for any future tours.
Tripadvisor customer · Jul 16, 2023

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