The Eye of Kenya – How daring are you?
The Eye of Kenya, rising to Nairobi’s grandeur in the most beautiful way.
In March of 2019, the Two Rivers Mall opened Africa’s largest and Kenya’s first Ferris wheel, dubbed the ‘Eye of Kenya’. The wheel is at least 55 meters in diameter and features 40 carriages each with a capacity of six passengers. A ride on the eye of Kenya will cost you Ksh 500 per head and lasts 17 minutes.
The views from the top of the eye of Kenya are spectacular. One has a bird’s eye view of the mall itself as well as the nearby town of Ruaka. Additionally, under the right conditions, you can also make out the skyline of Nairobi city in the distance.
The eye of Kenya operates daily from 9 am to 7:30 pm. It is located on the amusement section of the mall where, aside from riding the wheel, there are numerous other fun things to try out. Other than there Eye of Kenya, this area of the mall offers different kinds of rides and games that you can enjoy. This makes it ideal for a date or even a family fun day out.
Payment for admission can either be by cash or by Mpesa.