This truly beautiful and eye-catching observation wheel (pun intended) provides Guests the opportunity to view the Central Florida area from an unusual point of view. The fact that Florida is mostly a "flat" state actually allows visitors to see cities and landmarks that are very far from Orlando, including Cape Canaveral.
Every capsule has an intercom to communicate with the ground in case of need:
Some panoramic photos of the area:
The future Vue at 360 area (coming soon):
The City of Orlando:
The future SkyPlex area:
Mango's Tropical Cafe is still under construction:
Walt Disney World:
You can even spot the crane working on the expansion of Soarin' at Epcot:
The Universal Blvd. area:
The gift shop after disembarking:
We will conclude with what could be the best on-ride video of The Orlando Eye:
Awesome article and pictures. I was told before going on you have to go thru a physical pat down. I have nothing to hide but I don't really feel like having someone touching me before riding. I am fine with metal detectors but not for the physical pat down. Can you advise if that is indeed true?
"And if you're here on business..." What? Sounds like the Narration still has a few kinks to work out. (11:25 mark in the video)
Thanks for showing this.