Cambridge gets its very own ‘London Eye’ as giant wheel set to open on Parker’s Piece

Cambridge is set to get its very own equal to the London Eye as a giant wheel is set up on Parker’s Piece.

The wheel, owned by City View Wheel Company, will give individuals the prospect to soak up Cambridge’s iconic skyline from up above.

Standing at round 36 metres tall, the wheel will provide a chook’s eye view of town with customary and VIP tickets accessible to purchase now.

The web site presently guarantees views which might be “breathtaking” from the gondolas on the wheel, so positively be certain to cost up your digital camera or telephone forward of your journey should you plan to go.

At greater than 30m excessive the wheel will provide a chook’s eye view of Cambridge

Construction of the wheel started this week, and it’s set to stay on Parker’s Piece for almost all of the yr, being taken down over the winter interval when The North Pole ice rink is set up.

The City View Wheel is hoping to launch every week on Saturday, from May 22, simply in time for lockdown restrictions to ease a bit extra and for the climate to heat up.

Tickets can both be purchased on-line, with a QR code which may be printed or introduced on your telephone, or they are often purchased on the wheel itself – although these are on a first-come, first-served foundation.

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Currently, the wheel is set up to have 23 gondolas with one VIP sales space, which may be employed out for both two or 4 individuals.

Adult tickets are £6 every, plus reserving charges, and baby tickets for these beneath 5 value £5, although a household ticket for 4 may be bought for £20, plus a reserving price.

If you are searching for a distinct manner to host a celebration, you possibly can rent out the VIP sales space, with seating and a desk, privateness home windows, precedence entry, and a bottle of champagne.


Organisers are planning to open on May 22

A VIP sales space for 2 individuals prices £50, and for 4 prices £70.

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