Measuring in at a staggering 178-meters in length and 76-meters in height, the ArcelorMittal Orbit will be the tallest tunnel slide in the world when it opens on June 24th. Riders can expect speeds of 15mph to be reached on the ride, which has 12 twists and ends with a 50m straight run to the ground. Continue reading for a video and more information.
“The Orbit was previously used as an observation tower, running at a loss of £520,000 in 2014-15. Tickets for the slide will cost £17 for adults – £12 to access the sculpture and �5 to slide down to the bottom,” reports The Mirror.