The British Airways i360 is a glass viewing tower designed to travel up to 450 feet in the air and showcase the beauty of Brighton from above. Aside from the promises of panoramic views and excellent photo opportunities, the i360 boasts a restaurant, café and sky bar to ensure that you don’t go hungry. Whether you’re a local Brightonian or making a flying visit, you’ve got try it at least once! We’ve rounded up what you need to know about the i360 experience.
The i360 thrill-seeking experiences aren’t for the faint-hearted but, if you want to get your adrenaline pumping, they’ll do the job! Take a guided walk in the open air on top of the i360 pod 450 feet off the ground or push yourself to your limits as you scale the highest man-made point in Sussex.
You can even try a heart-stopping “drop” where you’ll abseil out of the i360 pod from a height of 450 feet and make a controlled journey to the ground. With the reward of breath-taking views of Brighton from the i360 and the thrill of being out in the elements, you’re guaranteed an unforgettable experience.
The i360 Brighton restaurant
Feeling peckish? The i360 Brighton restaurant has got you covered, with a range of ‘Fly and Dine’ options from which to choose.
Experience Brighton from a height of 450 feet in the sky in the i360 pod, then treat yourself to afternoon tea in the i360 Brighton restaurant overlooking the beachfront. You’ll enjoy mini sliders made from fresh, locally sourced ingredients, sweet treats and limitless tea or filter coffee.
If you’d like something a bit more substantial, there are other Fly and Dine packages available including lunch or brunch offerings. There’s even a Sunday roast option if that’s what you fancy!
Brighton i360 tickets
There are various ticket choices available for experiencing Brighton’s i360 tower but the most popular options are the Standard ticket, the Sparkling Wine Experience and the Anytime ticket.
Standard tickets and the Sparkling Wine Experience will be booked with a set time slot, while Anytime tickets allow a little more flexibility. Prices for the i360 Brighton vary depending on your chosen ticket.
i360 Exhibition & Gift Shop
The Brighton i360 observation tower is an impressive attraction and its awe-inspiring stature reliably piques the interest of its visitors. Helpfully, there’s plenty to learn about the design and construction process if you head to the ‘How it was built’ exhibition after your flight. You’ll pick up all manner of fun facts, including that the Brighton i360 tower is 41 times taller than it is wide.
Want to pick up a souvenir to remember your sky-high trip? Well, you’re in luck, as the i360 has a gift shop that sells unique pieces designed by local Brighton artists. The items have been curated by local suppliers and aim to acknowledge the city of Brighton and its spirit.
What are you waiting for? If you’re keen to try the high-flying experience at British Airways i360 Brighton, book your train tickets with Southern today!