- Our list of the best things to do in Amherst, New York, features the top 157 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Amherst, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Amherst, NY , followed by 155 popular activities in nearby cities, including Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Lockport, North Tonawanda, Lewiston, East Aurora, Grand Island, Fort Erie, Bridgehampton and Niagara Falls
100% 1 votes
469 Plain Street, Lewiston, NY 14092 MoreLess Info
Lewiston Historical Society Museum has a whirlpool jet boat tour that takes people on a tour of the Niagara river on 'wet jets'. There is also the Theater in the Mist, where visitors can view the performances of a local theater troupe.
The Spa at Barton Hill is located on the first floor of the Barton Hill Hotel. Guests have access to a wide range of therapies, services, and treatments in order to de-stress the mind, detoxify the body, and help improve overall well-being.
The Niagara River is put on display with the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours guide teaching guests about the history and geology of the body of water. In addition to the general tour, the boat will go through class 5 whitewater rapids for increased excitement and fun.
100% 80 votes
Center Street and N Water Street, Lewiston, NY MoreLess Info
The Roaming Table - Lewiston Culinary Tours offers a three hour guided walking tour that combines a love of food and knowledge of Lewiston's history into a highly rated experience. Parking and restrooms are available. No lunch needed afterwards.
Drab6 Fishing Charters is a fishing charter company that offers tours on Lake Eire and the Niagara River. The types of fish that can be caught on the excursions include Walleye, Trout, Steelhead, Small Mouth Bass, and Salmon.
Joseph Davis State Park has many opportunities for recreation such as hiking, fishing, and disc golf. In the winter months, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing trails are available. A bird conservation area is set aside for migratory and
The sculptures of Larry Griffis, Jr. and other international artists are featured in the woods, fields, and ponds of the Griffis Sculpture Park. There are over 250 large sculptures in the park that are dispersed over the several miles of hiking trails.
89% 9 votes
536 Port Maitland Road, Dunnville, Ontario MoreLess Info
Since 2003, No. 6 RCAF Dunnville Museum has been displaying memorabilia from the Service Flying Training Schools. Vintage aircraft and a flight simulator help visitors get a feel for what the pilots experienced during their training.
75% 63 votes
Niece Rd and Downey Rd, Dunnville, Ontario MoreLess Info
Camping is the biggest feature at Rock Point Provincial Park. A large picnic area overlooks the scenic lake, while hiking and bike trails wind throughout the park. Swimming is welcome at the rocky beach.