If you are looking for a completely unique way to experience Niagara Falls, then the Skywheel is the attraction for you. View the beauty of Niagara Falls from 175 feet above, whether the sun is shining or the rain is coming down. The Niagara Skywheel is one of the most popular and exciting ways to see the River Parks, nearby landmarks and the waterfalls themselves.
The best thing about taking a trip on the Skywheel in Niagara Falls is that you can enjoy Niagara Falls whatever the weather. The climate controlled gondolas will ensure you stay warm and dry, even when the weather outside is dismal. You can even witness the majestic waterfalls at night time, for a spectacular view unlike any other. During peak times, the Niagara Skywheel is open between 9am and 3am, giving you plenty of time to catch a ride.
You have all seen the usual pictures of Niagara Falls, so how about capturing some breathtaking birds-eye view photos instead? From 175 feet up you can take some truly stunning photographs of Niagara Falls, Niagara River, the Niagara Parks and Clifton Hill, plus all of the nearby landmarks and attractions. The Skywheel’s gondolas are designed to give you an unparalleled view, with plenty of space to take photos.
The Niagara Skywheel was created by the same company that designed and built the London Eye, so they have a wealth of experience in creating attractions that are unique, safe and comfortable for passengers. The ride itself will last between 8 and 12 minutes, during which time you can relax and take in the sights. Each gondola has air conditioning and heating, so it will never be too hot or too cold on your ride.
The Skywheel is located within Clifton Hill, in Canada and is open all year round for guests to enjoy. A quick glance at the reviews for the attraction just goes to prove how many guests have enjoyed this experience to date! Opening hours vary depending on the time of year, however the earliest Niagara Skywheel closes is 1am. You can purchase a Clifton Hill Fun Pass for admission onto the Skywheel or individual tickets range from $6.99 CDN for children under 12 up to $10.99 CDN for adults (plus taxes).
The Niagara Falls Skywheel is a must-see attraction if you are planning on visiting this tourist hotspot, so ensure you pay it a visit. Friends and family will be unable to hide their jealousy once they see the spectacular photos taken from the top of the Niagara Skywheel.
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