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Place: Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

When in Emirates, make sure to visit the observation deck of the Burj Khalifa — the highest and most impressive building in the world. And surely, the most expensive one. It's construction costed around 1,5 billion dollars.

The height of the Burj Khalifa skyscraper is 828 meters — there is a whole city inside it, with hotels, shops, cinemas and even fountains. Indeed, the United Arab Emirates never cease to amaze.

The observation deck is on the 124th floor of the Burj Khalifa building (at the height of 452 meters) and you’ll have to buy an entrance ticket to get in. It’s no surprise that everyone who travels to the UAE is eager to visit this fabulous skyscraper. Want to save time and escape from standing in queues? At the ticket office you can buy a special express ticket allowing to get up there and jump the queue.

The panoramic view from the observation deck of Burj Khalifa tower is just breathtaking! It seems that from this height you can see not only the most distant corners of Dubai city, but all the United Arab Emirates up to the horizon. By the way, here on the deck you can find interactive telescopes that are free to use.

Tips and hints: it’s better to plan a trip to the skyscraper for the evening. In this way you can catch stunning daylight views and also enjoy the city of Dubai in the twinkling neon lights.

Prices: if booked in advance, At the Top ticket costs 125 dirhams, while buying on the spot, the price rises to 400 dirhams. Children under 4 years - free of charge. Audio guided tours are also available for 25 dirhams.

Location: Downtown of Dubai

Open hours: Sunday through Wednesday from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm and from Thursday to Saturday from 10:00 am to 11:59 pm

Phone: +9714 8888888

Official website: http://www.burjkhalifa.ae

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Burj Khalifa and Shopping Tour
Burj Khalifa and Shopping Tour

Enjoy "At the Top" Burj Khalifa experience followed by a unique and charming shopping tour in Dubai. It will be a fascinating experience!

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Dubai "TOP 5" Experience
Dubai "TOP 5" Experience

The tour includes the most extraordinary Dubai sights. You will take a traditional boat ride, go to Palm Jumeirah, see dancing fountains and get on the top of the Burj Khalifa.

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