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  • 90 to 120 mins
  • Languages Offered: English
Abseil 80 metres off the amazing ArcelorMittal Orbit sculpture.  

Wire & Sky will supply you with a safety harness and safety equipment which you will need for your Abseil. You must wear this equipment at all times during the Abseil and must not interfere with it in anyway whatsoever after it has been fitted by your Instructor. If you are uncomfortable you must notify your Instructor who will provide assistance.

Each Abseiler must be:-

  • 14 years or older (with parental consent for under 18’s)
  • A minimum height of 1.2 m
  • A weight of less than 19 stone (120kg).
  • Able to wear a harness which has a maximum width waist of [130cm] and a maximum upper thigh width of [75cm] which are the maximum measurements of our harnesses. 
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ArcelorMittal Orbit
Wire and Sky

Experience the most spectacular views of London with Wire & Sky, whilst dangling in free space, 80 metres above the ground!

Abseiling down the ArcelorMittal Orbit will be an experience you will never forget.

Our abseil instructors will look after you every step of the way. They will kit you up and look after every aspect of your safety.  Using a triplicate safety system, they will coax you over the edge and on your way to a truly breathtaking experience.

An ideal activity to raise money for your favourite charity or to give to a loved one as a unique present.

We operate from the beginning of April to the end of October.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good Experience!

We had great weather for abseiling. The check in and safety briefing was smooth and easily understood.The staff were very helpful, friendly and giving reassurance. Once we was at the top the instructors were just as helpful. We didnt rush down when abseiling, made the...More

Thank mingay17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went today to do the abseil from the ArcelorMittal Orbit with my mum. We each bought it as birthday presents for each other. The whole process ran smoothly from start to finish. We were kitted up just after our start time at 10am and then...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018
Good fun in the sun

I arrived at the base at 12 o'clock (on 07/07 2018). The check-in process went smoothly and so did the gearing up. I was taken to the top of the tower by the friendly young lady and was ready just before 12:30. There was a...More

Thank Nils B
sian c, Manager at Wire and Sky, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hey! Thank you so much for a great review. I am glad you took the time to take in the great views. The London skyline is truly beautiful from that height. Well done for plucking up the courage to come on your own and we...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Wasted trip and incompetent company

Booked the abseil experience online for an abseil on Sunday 1st July and paid £100 to include the go prop experience. Arrived in plenty of time, only to be told abseiling was not taking place that day. No one had bothered to contact me in...More

Thank andreadj
sian c, Manager at Wire and Sky, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Dear Andrea, I am very sorry you did not get to experience the abseil. Unfortunately with the outdoor location we operate in sometimes the weather is not on our side. On the lead up to your abseil day we had been monitoring the weather as...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile
Charity Abseil

I abseiled on the 10th June 2018. It was the most amazing experience of my entire life. I wasn’t nervous a bit which was great. The staff were very helpful and kind. Told me where to go when I got a bit lost. The people...More

Thank Charlotte P
Jahmelia C, General Manager at Wire and Sky, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hey Charlotte, Thank you for this amazing review. We know how much doing this abseil meant to you. We are glad we could support you whilst you take on this challenge! Go you - what an achievement! Wowzer, we are honoured this experience is the...More

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