Just a 30-minute drive from Niagara Falls, experience history come to life on the Erie Canal. The first part of your journey is a guided walking tour at a leisurely stop and go pace. Feel the history surrounding you as your tour guide takes you on one of the most unique tours on the Erie Canal. Walk through a 1600 foot water power tunnel blasted out of solid rock, see ruins from the industrial revolution, view stalactites, flow stone, various geological formations and artifacts left behind in the underground caves by the men who built the tunnel in the early days of the Erie Canal.
After the walking portion of your tour, experience America’s past through a captivating underground boat ride. You'll explore the historic engineering marvels on the Erie Canal from the 1800’s! The boats allows you to travel “uphill” 60-feet through the Niagara Escarpment ridge of rock. Examine circa 1800 industrial ruins, allowing a glimpse into America’s industrial revolution and the fortitude it took to build the Erie Canal.
Can be canceled up to 48hrs in advance
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Walking shoes are recommended
The walking tour is guided at a leisurely stop and go pace (includes stairs)
The boat ride is included and cannot be taken alone
Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride is not handicapped accessible
Animals are not allowed on the tour
Hotel pickup and drop-off
All taxes and fees
Underground boat ride
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Every hour from 10:00am - 5:00pm