RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rio inaugurates today, Saturday, December 6th, the Rio Star Ferris wheel, 88 meters high and the largest in Latin America. The complete tour will last 18 minutes. The public will be accommodated in 54 gondolas [cabins] with capacity for up to eight passengers.
The Ferris wheel is located downtown in Porto Maravilha and will be open every day, including holidays, from 10am to 6pm. The attraction offers a privileged view of Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf and Guanabara Bay.
Whoever is in Rio de Janeiro will be able to purchase the ticket at a promotional price . . .