Niagara SkyWheel, Niagara Falls

4.4
#1 of 140 in Theme Parks in Canada
Offering priceless views of the famous falls, Niagara SkyWheel ranks among the world's largest observation wheels. The 53 m (175 ft) Ferris wheel provides bird's-eye views of the surrounding area from a climate-controlled gondola, ensuring a comfortable ride and plenty of chances to snap images of the iconic natural attraction. The ride lasts two revolutions (approximately ten minutes), while a recording explains each of the sights as they come into view. For another perspective on the famous landscape, ride the wheel at night. Check the website for discounts, combo tickets, and hours of operation. Arrange your visit to Niagara SkyWheel and discover more family-friendly attractions in Niagara Falls using our Niagara Falls travel planner.
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  • I have only been at night time but very good value for money and I would say a must when you visit the Falls  more »
  • for someone who is afraid of heights and has never been on a ferris wheel before, this was a big accomplishment :) loved the pods and the fact it is heated - views from this ride are incredible!  more »
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  • This seems like one of those attractions that you have to go on when you visit Niagara falls. You're able to see the area surrounding Niagara falls way up high on this ride. I purchased this ride in a combo package alongside with other attractions such as mini golf, haunted ride etc. It was worth it and my family had lots of fun. So if you are in the area I would recommend buying a combo package along with this ride and save some money.
  • Friendly staff and helpful too. Nice clean comfortable ride. Amazing views of the whole area, especially the falls. At night you can see the falls lit up with various colors. Also in the night time, you have the option of having the light on or off inside your seating area. Another cool feature in the night is the volcano on the dinosaur mini golf erupts with huge balls of fire that are awesome to see from the air.
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