Welcome to The Skywheel, one of Myrtle Beach's main attractions! Soaring 200-feet over the Atlantic Ocean, The Skywheel is the tallest Ferris wheel in the United States east of the Mississippi River. There are 42 glass-enclosed, temperature controlled gondolas that will seat 6-passengers. The Skywheel also features a VIP gondola that is equipped with a glass floor and leather bucket seating for the most discerning passengers. Enjoy endless views of Myrtle Beach and the Atlantic Ocean on your ride!