The Star of Nanchang

The Star of Nanchang

The Star of Nanchang City, situated by the side of Ganjiang River, is ,unofficially, the world’s highest Ferris wheel at almost 162 meters, 25 meters higher than the Eye of London lied at the beach of Times River in England.

There are 60 space capsules on the Ferris wheel, each equipped with LCD television, air conditioner and for 6-8 persons once. It can accommodate thousands of people watching the scenery of Nanchang in the air.

At night the wheel lights up blue and red with giant neon characters that read, "Nanchang Weclomes You!"


The London Eye

Since opening in March 2000 The London Eye has become an iconic landmark and a symbol of modern Britain. The London Eye is the UK’s most popular paid for visitor attraction, visited by over 3.5 million people a year. A breathtaking feat of design and engineering, passengers in the London Eye's capsules can see up to 40 kilometres in all directions.

The London Eye is a unique and versatile structure, comprising the best of British architecture and design, rising high above London's skyline at 135 metres. Creating the tallest cantilevered observation wheel in the world was a great challenge. In this section you are able to learn about the different components, read fascinating facts and figures and even create the London Eye for yourself. See below for more details.

The London Eye