Pavilion Gardens, Torquay

Now open for 2020!

10am - 8pm

Pavilion Gardens

Now open for 2020!

10am – 8pm

The English Riviera Wheel

. . . take a journey 100 feet above The Princess Gardens

Riding high above the English Riviera

Soaring high over the beautiful harbor in the heart of the English Riviera at Torquay, the wheel is situated within the famous Pavilion Gardens, next to The Princess Theatre, enjoying amazing views of the town and harbour.

A birds eye view of the surrounding area

The English Riviera Wheel is completely silent in operation incorporating the latest in observation wheel technology and design. A trip on the wheel takes approximately 12 minutes. Each gondola is enclosed for safety and comfort whatever the weather.

Safety and comfort

Step into one of the wheel’s gondolas and be transported into the air. Gaze out over the skyline and see the surrounding area with a wonderous view in every direction. Fun, thrills, geography and history – all rolled into one!

With breath-taking 360 degree views almost 100ft above The Princess Gardens. The Wheel offers a birds eye view of the English Riviera overlooking Torquay Harbour from a rare perspective. A ride on the Wheel is the perfect location for a special day out for everyone.

English Riviera Wheel Café

Make sure to visit our English Riviera Wheel timber decked cafe’ area. We offer a wide range of quality beverages and tasty food, so why not sit down, relax in our tea-garden and enjoy the harbour view!

Covid-19 Notice

We are thrilled to be delivering a star attraction for another season to the town of Torquay!

Imagine breath-taking, 360-degree views over 100 feet above The Princess Gardens. Our Big Wheel offers a birds-eye view of the English Riviera overlooking Torquay Harbour from a rare perspective.

This will be the eighth year we have featured an attraction in Torbay. This year our attraction has been specifically chosen to adhere to COVID-19 guidelines, and, with both open-air and rotating gondolas, it will certainly bring a brand-new exciting experience for the entire family.

The health and safety of our visitors, employees and the wider community is important to us. We assure guests that social distancing measures are in place to ensure a safe but enjoyable environment for everyone.

We look forward to welcoming both residents and visitors back again from Saturday 11th July.

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