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Sky Wheel, Niagara Falls

Sky Wheel, Niagara Falls (must see)

Niagara Sky Wheel is a 175-foot (53.3 m) tall Ferris wheel in the middle of Clifton Hill. Niagara Sky Wheel is a Ronald Bussink Professional Rides designed R60 Giant Wheel, and was manufactured by Chance Rides and supplied by Chance Morgan. It opened on 17 June, 2006, at a cost of $10 million.

Its 42 Swiss-manufactured fully enclosed passenger cars are heated in the winter and air conditioned in the warmer months and each can carry eight people. The ride is approximately 12 to 15 minutes long, giving passengers views of the Niagara River, and the Horseshoe Falls and American Falls.
Sight description based on wikipedia

This sight is featured in a self-guided walking tour of Niagara Falls, Ontario within the mobile app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play. Please download the app to your mobile phone or tablet for travel directions for visiting this sight. The app turns your mobile device to a personal tour guide and it works offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Sky Wheel on Map

Sight Name: Sky Wheel
Sight Location: Niagara Falls, Canada
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Niagara Falls, Ontario

Create Your Own Walk in Niagara Falls

Create Your Own Walk in Niagara Falls

Creating your own self-guided walk in Niagara Falls is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Museums in Niagara Falls

Museums in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls has museums that showcase great wax figure collections from movie or rock music celebrities and world famous personalities to infamous criminals and gangsters. Take this tour to learn more about Lundy's Lane Battle at Niagara Falls History Museum, have a picture taken with your favourite celebrity at Louis Tussaud's Waxworks Museum or Movieland Wax Museum of the Stars....  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles
Niagara Falls Historical Architecture

Niagara Falls Historical Architecture

Take this tour to find out more about Niagara Falls' historic treasure. There are various architectural styles to be found, from Gothic Revival to Classical. The old banks of the town, Railway Station, Bampfield Hall, Park Place, Ellis-Taylor House and others, are eye-catching attractions for tourists coming to Niagara Falls, especially for those who want to learn about the town's...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.9 Km or 1.2 Miles
Niagara Falls Introduction Walk

Niagara Falls Introduction Walk

It is only natural that whoever visits Niagara Falls is eager to get the best possible view of the Falls itself. Luckily, there are quite a few spots in the city - such as Skylon Tower, Embassy Suite Hotel Tower, Konica Minolta Tower and Niagara Sky Wheel - offering exactly that. However, if the landmark waterfalls isn't just the only thing you want to observe in Niagara Falls, follow this...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 Km or 2.1 Miles
Niagara Falls Shopping Tour

Niagara Falls Shopping Tour

If you are in search of special souvenirs or want to buy some gifts, Niagara Falls offers a great assortment of memorabilia, hand made presents, artwork, fresh-made sweets and other original souvenirs. Browsing stores like MGM Studios, WWE Retails, Canada Trading Company, The Hershey Store will make your visit to Niagara Falls brighter.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 Km or 1.4 Miles
Niarara Falls Family Entertainment

Niarara Falls Family Entertainment

The main tourist district is located in downtown Niagara Falls and offers a lot of fun, interactive family activities. Have a great time at Clifton Hill's fun spots like Great Canadian Midway, Brontos Adventure Playland, Ripley's 4D Moving Theater or Fun House. Sweeten your children's vacation at Fudge Factory and try the wettest attraction at Fallsview Indoor Aqua Park. Kids will...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.5 Km or 0.3 Miles