High above the racing Niagara River, you'll be transported through the air in
an antique cable car.
Far below, the torrent of water abruptly changes direction
and creates one of the world's most mesmerizing natural phenomenon - the Niagara
Whirlpool. Sometimes frightening and always unforgettable!
cable car travels safely between two different points of the
Canadian shore of the Niagara River over the spectacular
trip is about one kilometer (3,600 feet) and takes about 10
minutes to navigate.
capacity of the car is 35 standing passengers.
breathtaking view of the Niagara River's Whirlpool Rapids.
1913 by the Niagara Aero Car Company using Leonardo
August 8, 1916.
design and function occurred in 1961, 1967 and 1984.
The Aero car was designed by a Spanish engineer, Leonardo Torres Quevedo and
has been in operation since 1916. The cable car is suspended from six sturdy
cables and offers a wonderful view of the Niagara Whirlpool which is formed at
the end of the rapids where the gorge turns abruptly counterclockwise and
the river escapes through the narrowest channel in the gorge.
Admission: (prices are shown in Canadian dollars and do not include
Children (6 to 12 years)
5 and under are FREE!
Dates of Operation:
Seasonally, Daily from approximately March 21 to November
Tuesdays and Wednesdays between March 25 and April
Hours of Operation:
All times subject to change.
Last tickets sold 30 minutes before closing times listed.
Open 10 am 'off
season' and 9 am 'peak season'.
3850 Niagara River Parkway
Located north 4.5 km.(3 miles) north of the Canadian
Please note that this attraction is NOT wheelchair accessible.