Dubai has just added another record-breaking attraction to its impressive collection of world wonders. Ain Dubai, the largest and tallest Ferris wheel in the world, has finally opened. After years of planning and construction, standing tall at 820 feet. It is almost twice the height of the famous London Eye. It has already become a must-see destination for thrill-seekers.
The Ain Dubai’s impressive stats don’t end there. It can accommodate a whopping 1,750 passengers at once. Each air-conditioned cabin can hold up to 40 riders, making for a spacious and comfortable ride. It surpasses the previous record held by the High Roller in Las Vegas, which can hold up to 1,120 passengers.
However, those hoping for a quick thrill may be disappointed. A full rotation on the Ain Dubai takes around 38 minutes, giving visitors plenty of time to take in the breathtaking views of the Dubai skyline. But don’t worry, concession stands on the ground offer food and beverages, including drinks from the bar, to make the experience even more enjoyable.
The opening of Ain Dubai was a highly anticipated event. The officials approved Ain Dubai’s construction in 2013 as part of a larger project to boost tourism in the area. However, the wheel’s debut was delayed due to COVID-19, forcing organizers to revise their plans.
Nevertheless, the wait was worth it. During the opening night events, the wheel was lit up at night. Visitors were treated to a spectacular fireworks show, adding to the already thrilling experience.
Ain Dubai has set a new standard for Ferris wheels around the world, cementing Dubai’s reputation as a hub for innovative and record-breaking architecture. If you’re a thrill-seeker or simply looking for an unforgettable experience, Ain Dubai should definitely be on your list of must-see attractions.