Travel Attractions

London Eye

London Eye

London Eye

Quick facts about London Eye

  • Name: London Eye
  • Opened: 2000
  • Location: London, UK
  • Type of attraction: Observation wheel
  • Ticket price: From $35

The London Eye is very popular attraction in London, located on the western end of Jubilee Gardens (previously the site of the former Dome of Discovery), on the South Bank of the River Thames between Westminster Bridge and Hungerford Bridge.

Since it was opened in year 2000, it has become visual symbol of London’s skyline. It offers exciting ride on a Ferris wheel with observation decks from where you can look at marvelous views of London and take some spectacular photographs. Slowly rotating wheel will take you to the height of 135 meters  (443 ft), from where you can enjoy views of the city.

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Interesting facts about London Eye

  • Although it is a large Ferris wheel, it is only the fourth by a size in the world.

  • Ride take about 30 minutes.

  • There are 32 capsules (observation decks), but number 13 was skipped (due to superstition) so they number until 33.
London Eye VIP Experience: Professional Guide / Priority Access / Reserved Pod

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