1. High Roller Wheel (Las Vegas, USA)
At 168 meters (550 feet), this is currently the tallest observation wheel in the world.
2. SkyWheel (Niagara Falls, Canada)
Canada’s largest observation wheel aslo has the most unique views. It stands at 175 feet (53 metres) over the Niagara Falls horizon.
3. The London Eye (England)
The busiest observation wheel, the London Eye “receives more visitors per year than the Taj Mahal and the Great Pyramids of Giza“.
4. Wiener Risenrad (Austria)
Built in 1897, Vienna’s “Giant Ferris Wheel” is the oldest still in operation.
5. Signapore Flyer
6. The Melbourne Star (Australia)
7. Star of Nanchang (China)
When it opens sometime in 2020, the Ain Dubai observation wheel will be the new tallest observation wheel in the world at 210 meters (689 feet). “There will be 48 passenger capsules installed, which will each be able to fit 40 passengers. They’ll be so spacious that you’ll be able to stroll around inside them.”