• Phone: +1-2066238607
  • Ticket Price: 13 USD
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Timing: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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    April
    Open

    Monday to Thursday

    11:00 am - 10:00 pm

    Friday

    11:00 am - 11:59 pm

    Saturday

    10:00 am - 11:59 pm

    Sunday

    10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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    Address: 1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101 Show on map

About Seattle Great Wheel, Seattle

Address: 1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101 Show on map
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Added 40087 times in trip plans

  • Phone: +1-2066238607
  • Ticket Price: 13 USD
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Timing: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
    Details
    April
    Open

    Monday to Thursday

    11:00 am - 10:00 pm

    Friday

    11:00 am - 11:59 pm

    Saturday

    10:00 am - 11:59 pm

    Sunday

    10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Seattle has a variety of ways to enjoy it's modern cityscape and one of them is the recently opened Seattle Great Wheel. It is a giant Ferris wheel ride situated right on the Hudson Bay! It was designed to help with local economy but it's a treat for locals and visitors alike. With a seat in the little gondolas, you can have a spectacular view of Hudson Bay and Seattle during the day and the sea of city lights at night! 20 minutes of flying through the skies at a comfortable speed is sure to offer numerous picture-perfect moments along the ride. Definitely a one time visit at the least with the family because this place is also kid-friendly. VIP tickets with leather seating and glass flooring of the gondolas, take the experience up a notch. Don't forget the camera to take pictures you will treasure!

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Seattle Great Wheel Information

  • Buy tickets online to save time waiting in the ticket line for your ticket to be printed.
  • They do not accept cheques.
  • Tickets for seniors and children (0-3years) are available at the ticket booth.
  • Opening hours may change depending on the seasons

Seattle Great Wheel Tickets Prices

  • Adults (12 ): $13 (plus tax)
  • Youth (4-11): $9 (plus tax)
  • Children (0-3): free (still require a ticket, go directly to the will call window)
  • Seniors (65): $11 (plus tax)

How To Get To Seattle Great Wheel by Public Transport

  • First Avenue and Union Street 10, 47, 99, 113, 121, 122, 123, 125

Restaurants Near Seattle Great Wheel

  • The Fisherman's Restaurant and Bar
  • Elliot's Oyster House
  • The Crab's Pot Restaurant

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  • I thought this was an excellent attraction. The staff were super friendly and entertaining. The views were amazing. The pods were heated sufficiently and I must have gone at a quiet time because they said I would go around 3 times, but it ended up being 6 times!!! Thanks so much. Just wish the photo was a downloadable photo included with the price of the ticket. A must place to visit for a spectacular view....especially on sunset!!!

  • Breath taking sights! You can see all around you. And the staff is very friendly. Just hopefully, you're not afraid of heights. This goes up a ways... The only reason why a deduced a star is because I'm afraid of heights and my smart a$$ went by myself... The wheel went around 4 times. The 1st round, I was scared and was ready to hit the emergency button (it didn't help that I went on a windy day). But after feeling secure and looking at the scenery, I wasn't afraid anymore; I just enjoyed the clear skies and the sun on my face. Looking out into the sound and looking around the waterfront. :-) I may recommend you go with a trusted friend or a good idea for a date activity.

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  • If you are not bothered by heights or carriages moving up and down, this is a fun and relaxing ride with magnificent views of the downtown Seattle area, including the Space Needle. It is also pretty inexpensive and the wait was not very long, especially for a weekend. We were lucky to ride this on a beautiful day. I would definitely go on this again.

  • This is one of the best ways to see all the sights besides the Space Needle. I was very happy with the ride, even though I am not the biggest fan of heights. I also didn't expect the ride to last as long as it did. The only complaint I have is that it got a bit hot in the cabin.

  • The views are great and they are very quick to get you aboard! A great experience! They take photos of you before you enter the Wheel available after for purchase. Fun for the whole family, unless you have a fear of heights of course!

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