Passion of Dubai is make things BIG! That’s the reason why it’s called as city of world records. Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, a global icon and world’s tallest tower that hold seven official Guinness World Records. The records are:
01. The tallest building
The tallest building is the Burj Khalifa (Khalifa Tower) which measures 828 m (2,716 ft 6 in) tall.
02. Tallest man-made structure on land
03. Highest observation deck
The highest observation deck is the At the Top, Burj Khalifa Sky located at 555.7 m (1,823 ft 1.9 in) of the Burj Khalifa.
04. Highest residential apartments
The Burj Khalifa has the highest residential floor at 385 m (1,263 ft). The Khalifa Tower is a mixture of hotel, residential and corporate space. Floors 77–108 are residential.
05. Tallest elevator in a building
Burj Khalifa elevator climbs 504 m (1,654 ft) in a single ascent. The double-deck cabins travel at speeds of 64 km/h (40 miles/h), or 1,076 m (3,500 ft) per minute – also a world record.
06. Highest restaurant from ground level
The highest restaurant from ground level is At.mosphere, situated at a height of 441.3 metres (1,447ft 10 in) and located on Level 122 in Burj Khalifa.
07. Most floors in a building
The Burj Khalifa is the building with the most floors, at 163