Buffalo 2017 Tour Information


Tour "A"   Lockport Locks & Erie Canal, and New York Beer Project  

Monday September 18

The cruise on the historic Erie Canal from Lockport is a two-hour boat tour that includes passing through two locks. It's hosted by Captain Mike Murphy, a local expert on the history of the Erie Canal. Following the boat tour we will enjoy a buffet lunch at their beautiful banquet facility on the bank of the canal. After lunch we will stop at the NY Beer Project for a brewery tour and a sample of their craft beers.

Tour Time: 8:45 AM (Bus departs hotel at 9:00 AM

Duration: Return to hotel by 4:00 PM

Cost: $65.00 per person

More Information:

    Lockport Locks

    New York Beer Project



Tour "B"   Niagara Falls State Park

Tuesday September 19

Tour Niagara Falls State Park. Price includes a ride on famous Maid of the Mist below the falls, and tickets for the jump-on jump-off guided trolley that stops at scenic sites and venues within the park. Lunch is on your own with many dining possibilities within the park and nearby.

Tour Time: 8:45 AM (Bus Departs 9:00 AM)

Duration: Return to hotel by 3:30 PM

Cost: $38.00 per person

More Information:

    Niagara Fall State park

    Park Trolley

    Maid of the Mist


Tour "C"   Buffalo Naval & Military Park

Wednesday September 20

Ships on display at the naval park are USS Little Rock CLG-4, USS The Sullivans DD-537, and USS Croaker SS-246. Tours of the ships are docent-led in groups of 15 or so. The park also has a museum of military artifacts, and four military aircraft and a tank on display. We will gather on the fantail of the USS Little Rock for a catered lunch with soft drinks.

Tour Time: 9:15 AM (Bus Departs 9:30 AM)

Duration: Return to hotel by 2:30 PM

Cost: $50.00 per person

More Information:

    Buffalo Naval and Military Park