- Our list of the best things to do in Buffalo, New York, features the top 157 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Buffalo, 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 32 things to do within the city of Buffalo, NY , followed by 125 popular activities in nearby cities, including Niagara Falls, Lockport, North Tonawanda, Lewiston, East Aurora, Grand Island, Fort Erie, Amherst, Bridgehampton and Niagara Falls
Paint the Town 74 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY MoreLess Info
Come relax, unwind and Paint the Town with us; After step-by-step instruction everyone leaves with a masterpiece
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.
90% 261 votes
21 Main Street, Lockport, NY 14094 MoreLess Info
Located along the Erie Canal, the Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride allows guests to explore the geologic wonders of the cave and the history of the canal. Artifacts left behind by the men who built the tunnel are also part of the underground tour.
90% 71 votes
1023 Swann Rd., Lewiston, NY MoreLess Info
Created in 1954, the National Shrine Basilica of Our Lady of Fatima is a site of natural beauty, art, and communal prayer. Over 100 life-sized marble statues of the saints are around the Rosary Pool before reaching the Dome which has a huge statue of Our Lady of Fatima.
92% 215 votes
210 Market Street, Lockport, NY 14094 MoreLess Info
The Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises feature a unique two-hour cruise that includes the boat being raised to the 49-foot elevation of the Niagara Escarpment in the only double set of locks on the Erie Canal. The cruises are held in rain or shine.
33% 6 votes
1097 West Jackson St, Lockport, NY 14094 MoreLess Info
With a beautiful, scenic waterfall, Rollin T. Grant Gulf Wilderness Trail offers a variety of walking or hiking paths for park visitors to enjoy. Peaceful and serene, it is also a great place to just relax and unwind.