Love to travel and enjoy adventure? then this news is for you! Africa is all set to debut its largest giant wheel in Egypt this coming year. The name of the wheel is Cairo eye and with this Egypt is planning to put its capital city on the tourist-target.
The observation wheel which is highest in Africa is also at fifth rank in the world’s largest observation wheel. After London, Dubai, Las Vegas and Singapore.
The tourist will get an opportunity to climb up 400 feet and will enjoy the bird’s eye view of the city for up to 50 km which consists of the view of the famous pyramid Giza and Sphinx. The wheel will entertain 384 tourists at a time as it will have 48 cabins and will consist of 8 people per cabin.
The project will not only introduce a wheel but restaurants, dock, cafes and event hall.
Cairo governor Khaled Abdel Aal stated, “Cairo eye will play a strategic role in sustainable tourism development, in line with Egypt’s vision 2030. The project complements the efforts underway to reshape and upgrade the capital, including Ahl Misr Walkaway project, which is currently being constructed on the Nile Corniche in Cairo, as well as the development projects”.