August 23, 2013

Singapore Flyer

Photograph by David McLain, Aurora

Topping out at 541 feet high, the Singapore Flyer is currently the tallest observation wheel in the world. During the 32-minute spin, riders—in air-conditioned cabins that can hold 28 people each—can see for nearly 30 miles.

Read more about the Singapore Flyer and other great wheels in this month's National Geographic Traveler cover story, "The Traveler 50: People, Places, and Ideas Changing the Way We Travel" >>

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