The London Eye

The London Eye is currently Europes tallest ferris wheel, the entire structure is 135m high with a diameter of 120m. After the Shard, it is London’s highest viewing point. No visit to the city would be complete without a ride inside one of these amazing capsules!

Fun Facts:

  • On a clear day you can see up to 4o km in all directions
  • The London Eye can carry 800 people each rotation, which is comparable to 11 London red double decker buses
  • Capsules travel at a leisurely pace of 26 cm per second, which is twice as fast as a tortoise sprinting
  • On average the London Eye receives more visitors per year than the Taj Mahal and the Great Pyramids of Giza
  • The 32 capsules on the London Eye are representative of the 32 London boroughs

To book tickets please visit the official London Eye webpage

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