Climb the tallest building in the world and look at its huge shadow.
After all, it is not surprising that the most gigantic skyscraper in the world, casts the biggest - an eight-kilometer shadow. At sunset, it seems as if it stretches across the city trying to touch the waters of the Persian Gulf with its top.
How to do?
1. Purchase a ticket at the ticket office or book in advance on the official website in order not to stand in line.
2. Rise to the observation deck (124
floors) or to the restaurant (122 floor), from here you can see an equally beautiful panoramic view.
Where to do?
828 meters of incredible architecture and greatness: the Burj Khalifa tower in Dubai, the world’s highest skyscraper holds all this. You have to see it with your own eyes.91
When to do?
You can see a giant shadow at sunset any cloudless day.
A ticket to the 124th floor from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm costs 300 dirhams (from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm - 125 dirhams), for children the entrance costs 95 dirhams.
The ticket price to the 148th floor costs 500 dirhams from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and 350 dirhams from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Children - 125 dirhams, up to 4 years - free of charge.
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