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The Wheel of York - CLOSED

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Went here in August it was amazing. I love heights but my dad doesn't so he shut his eyes all of... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2016
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Brilliant hour

This was a total surprise for my birthday and what a lovely gift. It was not particularly cold... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2015
Selby, United Kingdom
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Jan 5, 2016
Dec 3, 2015
“Brilliant hour”
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Yorkshire WHEEL Station 4 Parade Court, York YO31 7XF, England
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Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Went here in August it was amazing. I love heights but my dad doesn't so he shut his eyes all of the time. I love the wheel

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Simonebonyrose
Reviewed December 3, 2015

This was a total surprise for my birthday and what a lovely gift. It was not particularly cold which made it an excellent experience. I didn't know there was so much to see at that height.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank JS1960UnitedKingdom
Reviewed September 13, 2015

I was born in York but now live in leeds however i went on the wheel with friends who came york. The wheel has fabulous views and amazingly comfortable seats.The pricey i think is pricey but it worth it over seeing York! I been both...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank gigglyalien
Reviewed April 28, 2014

Bit expensive unless you manage to pick up a voucher in town or from one of the promoters. But decent view over York with informative commentary. Glad I've done it, wouldnt necessarily hurry to do it again

Date of experience: December 2013
3  Thank RachelGreener
Reviewed March 5, 2014

We went on this attraction in the summer, the weather was gorgeous and the views were absolutely fab !! We loved it. Well worth it.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank lovetoeatout28
Reviewed February 27, 2014

Hated it but the kids loved it!! Pressed into going on this by my son (11yrs) who was too young to go on alone. We bought a combined ticket with the city bus tour and found it to be much better value for money. Queues...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Sarah R
Reviewed January 18, 2014

We were in York for the day sites seeing and shopping. The wheel has fabulous views and amazingly comfortable seats and very nice staff. We did not book a pod and they were still able to fit us in! Would defiantly go again.

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank ruth n
Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

The wheel has now gone !!! But there is still plenty of other places to visit here in york.but if you come in car avoid lendal bridge between the hours of 10-30am till 5pm everyday, you will get fined £30 if you use it between...More

5  Thank 201PaulH201
Reviewed September 27, 2013

Well worth a trip on this slow moving 'Big Wheel' to have a fabulous view of the City and its surroundings. Audio is provided in the enclosed cabins to give local information to enhance your ride. You'll have to be quick though as it is...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed September 3, 2013

Stayed at the Royal York Hotel recently and the Wheel of York is situated in the Gardens behind the hotel. When staying at the Royal York Hotel you get 50% off which makes the wheel really great value for money. You get spectacular views as...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Jas0n1981
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