Dubai’s Burj Khalifa located in Jumeirah Dubai is recognized as the world’s tallest building as judged by the three main criteria by which buildings are classified ( see: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Burj-Khalifa/additional-info#Researchers-Note ).
Burj Khalifa is also known as the Khalifa tower. Named during the construction of Burj Dubai, was named to honor the leader of the neighboring emirate of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Khalifa Ibn Zayed AL Nahyan. This tower which took six years to be constructed was designed by Chicago-based architectural firm Skidmore, Owing, and Merrill, the firm that designed the sear tower of Chicago. Formally launched in January 2010, the building has remained the tallest building in the world, housing a variety of commercial, residential, and hospitability ventures. The tower has 162 floors and a height of 2717 feet (828meters). This building houses a hotel and luxury residences designed by Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani, in addition to office space, observation decks, restaurants, and health facilities.
Not only recognized as the world’s tallest building, but Burj Khalifa has also broken other two world’s mind-blowing records which are:
Here are some facts about The Burj Khalifa:
- The tallest building in the world
- Tallest free-standing structure in the world
- The highest number of stories in the world
- Highest occupied floor in the world
- The highest outdoor observation deck in the world
- Elevator with the longest travel distance in the world
- Tallest elevator service in the world
Beautiful parts of the Khalifa tower you may want to explore
ARMANI HOTEL: Armani Hotel is the world’s first hotel designed and developed by Giorgio Armani. Every detail in the hotel bears the Armani signature, beginning with the warm Italian-style hospitality and moving to each element of the design from the Eramosa stone floors to the zebrawood panels, bespoke furnishings and personally designed hotel amenities.
ARMANI RESIDENCES: At the base of this tower are found ARMANI residences. The high-quality furnishings are complemented by a unique range of exclusively designed accessories by Armani/Casa, bringing together innumerable individual elements to create a residence that is stylish, practical, and, above all, consistent with the Armani reputation for excellence.
AT.MOSPHERE: Fine dining with breathtaking views of the city and beyond. From the moment you step into the express elevator to being seated at a window table with awe-inspiring panoramas of Downtown Dubai and the Arabian Gulf, the scene is set for an unforgettable culinary experience; with a reputation for consistently innovative menus using the finest internationally sourced ingredients.
AT THE TOP BURJ KHALIFA: Enjoy the majestic views of the surrounding emirate with breathtaking 360-degree panoramas at your disposal. Learn all there is to know about the design and technology behind this architectural wonder while feasting your eyes on modern and historical views of the city with one of the deck’s telescopes.
CORPORATE SUITES: Located on the highest levels of the tower, The Corporate Suites occupy 37 floors. The entrance lobby is at the Concourse of the tower featuring striking art specially commissioned for the tower. In addition to valet parking for guests and visitors, express lifts take visitors directly to a lounge lobby at Level 123 that also serves as a meet-and-greet point.
AT THE TOP BURJ KHALIFA SKY: At the Top, Burj Khalifa SKY is fittingly one of Dubai’s most iconic destinations. Inside, watch in amazingly specially-designed projections as you ascend to Level 125. Get ready to enjoy exclusive access to the redefined, highest outdoor observatory in the world, spread across levels 148, 125, and 124 of Burj Khalifa.
THE LOUNGE BURJ KHALIFA: Explore the world’s highest lounge at 585 meters, with an exhilarating outdoor terrace as you enjoy your afternoon tea in the clouds or an intimate evening of cocktails and canapes.
Burj Khalif ticket details are as follows
At the Top (Level 124+125):
Adult General Admission: AED 135,
Children (aged 4 to 12 years) General Admission: AED 100,
Adult General Admission: AED 210 (Prime hours),
Children (aged 4 to 12 years) General Admission: AED 170 (Prime hours),
Adult Immediate Entry: AED 315,
Children (aged 4 to 12 years) Immediate Entry: AED 315
At the Top, SKY (Level 124+125+148):
Non-prime hours: AED 370,
Prime hours: AED 525
Will you love to;
- Watch a breathtaking musical show at the Dubai Fountain?
- Get the best views of Dubai at ‘At The Top’ at the 124th and 125th levels?
- Dine-in style at the best restaurants in Dubai located right here in Burj Khalifa? You can visit At.mosphere for one of the city’s best fine dining experiences, Amal for an Indian culinary adventure, Ristorante for delectable Italian dishes, Hashi for lip-smacking Japanese cuisine, and many other restaurants.
- Spend an evening shopping to your heart’s content at one of the world’s best shopping destinations as well as the world’s second-largest mall?
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