Warnings & Dangers
OVERALL RISK : LOW
Niagara Falls is a very safe city. It is ranked 4th on the ranking of the safest and most dangerous cities.
PICKPOCKETS RISK : MEDIUM
Petty crime is common in Niagara Falls. A few simple precautions will minimize your chances of being pick pocketed.
MUGGING RISK : LOW
Niagara Falls is a safe city regarding mugging and kidnapping risks, although some urban areas are best to be avoided at night.
SCAMS RISK : LOW
There are virtually no scammers in Niagara Falls.
TRANSPORT & TAXIS RISK : LOW
Transports and taxis are generally very safe in Niagara Falls.
NATURAL DISASTERS RISK : MEDIUM
Flooding is the most common natural disaster in this region.
TERRORISM RISK : LOW
Possible but unlikely.
WOMEN TRAVELERS RISK : LOW
Niagara Falls is generally very safe for women travelers.
WHAT TO DO?
Horseshoe FallsLocated within Canada’s side, and named “Horseshoe” after its curving shape. Boat tours can get you up close to the heart of the wonder.
This fun neighborhood is a block away from the Horseshoe Falls. It is a smaller version of Las Vegas’ strip. You will find among its attractions the Niagara Skywheel, a 175-feet tall wheel that has an excellent view of the falls.