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Great view!

We went with our children and grandchildren and they really enjoyed it. Air conditioning in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Donna H
Nice Ferris Wheel

It is a little pricey but worth it. The ride is a few minutes long and the views are so nice. I am... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a nice part of the Pigeon Forge skyline. The cabin is comfortable, enclosed and air conditioned. The windows get pretty foggy during the ride. I believe the ride was 10-15 minutes. We went around 3 full times and then stopped toward the top...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with our children and grandchildren and they really enjoyed it. Air conditioning in the summer felt very nice!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Donna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a little pricey but worth it. The ride is a few minutes long and the views are so nice. I am scared of heights and I don't usually like ferris wheels but since it was enclosed I felt safe. It was very enjoyable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chickiebabie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a good ride when there was hardly anyone else on the Island. The Wheel does give you some great views, especially with the Christmas lights up at night. It was comfortable and the staff was friendly. It's just rather expensive for a group of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Meredith M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ride it at nighttime, ride it in daytime. My wife, son, and I rode it multiple times and loved the views of the snowy mountains in the day and the city lights at night. Very comfortable, friendly staff and a nice, relaxing ride.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BilAndTam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn't over priced at all! It was so much fun! It's a must do while there! Not scary at all! We had 6 of us in there. Ages 41-5.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heather1981127
Reviewed January 16, 2019

This is fun to ride!! The kids love to ride it at night! You have got to go to the Island and ride this!! You will love it!! Very comfortable ride!! The family can ride! I highly recommend this ride!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bamahon61
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Good food, great entertainment, and fun for all. You cam visit small shops, dine in fine restaurants or just sit and watch the beautiful lighted dancing waters while listening to music. Relax or shop or play til your hearts content. You can do lots without...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 263jerryw
Reviewed January 12, 2019

I love the ride , personnel was good , they offer local discount . Kids and adults both enjoy riding the wheel and viewing of colorful lights

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eddy9101
Reviewed January 6, 2019

We love the way the wheel changes colors, only rode it once, but enjoyed it, usually a long wait time to get on it.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jennifer D
February 19, 2018|
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Response from 373arlenef | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 3 minutes or so for one turn. The ride lasts about 10 minutes for 3 turns. The wheel is huge and the gondolas hold 4 people comfortably or 6 smaller people.
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snspayne1
August 5, 2016|
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Response from VA2TN | Reviewed this property |
Kids under 3 are free. Adults are $14 plus tax. Seniors over 60 are $12 plus tax. There are a TON of $2 off coupons around town in the coupon booklets and brochures at hotels, restaurants etc.
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Kristina H
July 3, 2016|
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Response from Jphnc | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. We took our 2yo and he loved it. You're enclosed, no risk of falling out or swinging or anything like that so the baby will be fine too. The view is spectacular. It's really more like a glass elevator than a... More
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