The cityscape of Dubai is known for its remarkable attractions. The Burj Khalifa is undoubtedly the most famous and stands among the Palm Islands, the Burj Al Arab, and Marina Bay skyscrapers. The world's tallest skyscraper is a monument to humanity's architectural talent, determination, and technological aptitude. The Burj Khalifa, being the world's tallest skyscraper, offers the finest perspectives of the City skyline and even beyond from its viewing platform. Visitors can have 360-degree sweeping views of the city, outlying desert, and ocean when they exit the lifts and onto the highest outdoor observation deck in the world.
Annually, thousands of tourists worldwide rush to Dubai to see the Burj Khalifa's magnificence and splendor.
Burj Khalifa: The Epitome Of Prowess
Burj Khalifa would not be frequented if it were not safe, despite how opulent it is. The Burj Khalifa is a cutting-edge structure designed by famous engineers and architects. The structure is made of reinforced concrete that is designed to withstand the building's load, preventing cracks and other problems. The building also boasts the world's quickest elevators, which are designed to transport passengers to safety in a crisis.
Visiting Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa isn't just a building; it is the epitome of skyscrapers. It features numerous attractions for all its visitors. The Burj Khalifa opens between 8.30 a.m. and 10 p.m. daily.
What To See
The Underwater Zoo And Dubai Aquarium
Visitors can see some of the world's most diversified groups of aquatic life through its 270-degree transparent walking tunnel. The Underwater Zoo and Dubai Aquarium show over 33,000 aquatic organisms of more than 220 kinds, including sharks and manta rays, and illustrate the varied wonders of the seafloor.
The Dubai Ice Rink
The Dubai Ice Rink is the same size as an Olympics rink and can accommodate at least 2000 people. It includes over 1800 pairs that are suitable for children and adults alike. The Ice Skating rink guarantees that the ice bed remains consistent always.
Disco Programs, Public Skating Workshops, and learn-to-skate programs are all available at the rink. The Dubai Ice Rink is a destination for all, with a 20m x 10m screen display, an in-house cafeteria, and The Skating store for any skating equipment.
The SEGA Republic is the nation's first interior amusement park. The park covers 76,000 square feet and has significant attractions such as the sonic hopper, spinning gear, free-fall thrill, heart-pounding spin rollercoaster, and 150 or more entertainment activities split over five themed zones.
The Dubai Mall
The Dubai Mall is the world's biggest retail mall and is located in the Burj Khalifa compound, which has over 1200 stores. A 250-room luxury resort, 120 cafes and restaurants, and 22 widescreen displays are all part of the mall.
The Burj Khalifa Park
Hymenocallis, a desert wildflower, is the muse for Burj Khalifa Park. Six water elements, palm-lined walks, meadows, and flowering trees can be seen throughout the park. The Burj Khalifa aquatic chamber, which features a sequence of ponds and water jet sprays, is positioned in the heart of the park and at the bottom. The Burj Khalifa and the Hymenocallis bloom are featured on all handrails, benches, and signage. There are also two play areas, a swimming pool, and a children's playroom in the park.
The cost of Burj Khalifa tickets varies depending on when people visit. Prices may be higher during rush hours, particularly around sunset. The amounts shown below are the initial costs.
General Admission Ticket: With this self-guided walk, visitors may take in spectacular views from floors 125 and 124 at their convenience.
- Ticket for non-prime sessions (between 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.):
-Adults (12 years and above)- $42
-Children (4- 12 years)- $33
-Free for below 4 year
- Ticket for prime sessions (from 4 to 6 p.m.):
-Adults (12 years and above)- $63
-Children (4- 12 years)- $38
-Free for below 4 year
Fast Track Admission: Through this admission, visitors may skip the long ticket lines and go straight to the elevators that will whisk them to the 124th and 125th floors.
- Adults (12 years and above)- $88
To The Top with Lunch: Visitors get a combo of At the Top tour with a three-course set luncheon at Dubai's premier Armani Hotel.
- Ticket- $84
At the Top + Rooftop and The Burj Club: Visitors can complement their trip to the top with a three-course set supper at Rooftop with The Burj Club, which offers an alfresco restaurant with views of the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountain. Visitors should definitely try some affordable eats here.
- Ticket- $78
Level 148- At The Top Sky: At Burj Khalifa's Floor 148, visitors can experience the world's tallest viewing platform with an outdoor patio. For free beverages, visitors can go to the SKY club.
- Ticket for non-prime sessions (From 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.):
-Adults (12 years and above)- $99
-Children (4- 12 years)- $99
-Free for below 4 year
- Ticket for prime sessions (between 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.):
-Adults (12 years and above)- $127
-Children (4- 12 years)- $127
-Free for below 4 year
Floor 154- VIP Lounge: The VIP Club is on the top floor of the Burj Khalifa and is open to the public. At only 4 p.m., throughout sunset hours, is access to the VIP Lounge permitted.
- Tickets- $205
Living In Burj Khalifa
Leaving aside the fact that the Burj Khalifa is among the world's most prestigious locations to live in, visitors will see why it's much more than that once they see the flats. Over 900 residential properties, ranging from studios to one- to four-bedroom units, are available at the historic monument. Think dark-stained floorboards, top-of-the-line luxury fixtures, and expansive floor-to-ceiling panels with panoramic views of Dubai. Gyms, a bookstore, a cigar lounge, a conference area, a gourmet shop, jacuzzis, and both outdoor and indoor swimming pools are available to residents.
- Bedroom Apartment: Marble counters, wood floors, a dresser, and a closet are included in this furnished East-facing flat. It has a complete view of the sea, cityscape, and a portion of the fountain.
- Bedroom Apartment: This apartment offers an open kitchenette, marble counters, oak flooring, two closets, and a complete lake, cityscape, Dubai Mall, and fountain views.
- Bedroom Apartment: Wooden flooring, marble counters, three wardrobes, and a walk-in closet are all included in this property. It also provides a full view of the sea, the Dubai cityscape, and the Dubai Mall.
- Bedroom Penthouse: This fully equipped penthouse boasts a magnificent sea view and offers marble countertops, wood floors, smart home technologies, four wardrobes, and a walk-in closet.
- Bedroom Penthouse: It is the building's and Dubai's biggest penthouse, and it's completely empty and unoccupied, so the proud owner may finish designing their ideal penthouse.
Burj Khalifa is definitely a must-see attraction in one's lifetime. So, gear up visitors to see some extraordinary places in Dubai.