We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Described as both a ‘Vertical City’ and ‘A Living Wonder,’ Burj Khalifa, developed by Dubai-based Emaar Properties PJSC, is the world’s tallest building. Rising gracefully from the desert, Burj Khalifa honours the city with its extraordinary union...more
All reviews observation deck tallest building in the world elevator ride book in advance dubai mall amazing building time slot views are amazing night view fast track light show fountain show visit dubai amazing experience floor tickets tower
Wow 125 floors up the fastest lift and the tallest building in the world a must do and see. To see dubai from that high up you can see everything from sea to desert loved it spent over 1 hr there. Morning is better because...More
One of the seven new wonders of the world. Forget the hanging gardens of Babylon.Dubai has reinvented the wonders of the world. One can ultimately say I have seen the world when you visit this wonderful place
We were a group of four adults and one 5-years old.
I suppose nobody goes for vacation in Dubai and misses this main landmark of the city. It's just something you have to check on your to-do list.
Otherwise, the experience seems highly overrated, hence...More
It is a must visit attraction to be in the tallest building in the world and getting to 124 floor deck
There is a package to see the sunrise at early morning with light breakfast at the same cost
It is worth trying
They dont have any time limit. That's the best part. We booked the 9:00 am slot in 1st week of december. The place was not at all crowded as it gets during evening hour. We got the chance to experience the famous "Dubai Fog Phenomenon"...More
I have honor to work in this project as civil engineer , and had been to view desk for three times , a great land mark which offer the view of entire Dubai , I would suggest to visit at night rather during the day...More
You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city and resides in the prestigious Downtown development. Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure area housing not only the world’s tallest building, but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with
restaurants, art galleries and children’s play areas. Specially commissioned sculptures line the roads and Downtown is often used as a canvas for modern art displays and community events such as Classic Car Shows and National Day parades. In the cooler months, cross one of the many bridges to the Burj Khalifa park and enjoy a picnic alongside residents and visitors, or enjoy a lunch or dinner watch the dancing fountains. Because of its mixed use, Downtown is a fantastic place to mix with Dubai residents and locals and watch real life unfold in a cosmopolitan environment.
Response from brebre186402 | Reviewed this property |
Hi a elevator takes you to the 124 th floor in 60 seconds people on ladders are pictures you can take from a photo shoot on the 124th floor and they make it look like you are doing different things that is extra to be paid... More
Hi a elevator takes you to the 124 th floor in 60 seconds people on ladders are pictures you can take from a photo shoot on the 124th floor and they make it look like you are doing different things that is extra to be paid for .
Oslo + other cities or countries in ten days (4 Replies)
I am someone who desires to do and see #allthethings. I have ten days in Oslo in May, but would love to see other places, even other countries, during my visit. Knowing that I am cool with rushing from one thing to the next in an effort to maximize what I see, I'd love suggestions! Money isn't really an object, just maximizing the time I have! Likes: adventure, adrenaline, bucket list type experiences (example: I just did Dinner in the Sky, safari, and hung out at the top of the Burj...More
March 08, 2018|
From Oslo you can go by overnight ferry to Copenhagen, a fine city. Stockholm is also a great city, one of the finest in Europe May 17th is national day, better stay in Oslo
6 days in Oct 16 (3 Replies)
I am going to dubai from 5th Oct to 11 Oct this year with my wife and 7yo. Few things I have already decided to do and stay. I arrive at 18.30 and by the time reach hotel would be at least 20.30. Hence I want to stay in a cheaper hotel for that night. Next morning I checkout and want to stay for 3 nights at Atlantis for my wife's 40th Birthday. Then the last 2 nights I want to checkout downtown dubai hence want to stay away from the palm. I have heard a lot about getting in and out of the...More
June 07, 2016|
Check out Premier inn or Holiday inn express at the airport for your first night as they have good rates. For your 2 night stay then look at Towers Rotana Al Murooj Rotana Rove Downtown Park Regis Kris Kin Burj Khalifa is reached via an entrance in Dubai Mall and none of the above are far from the mall. Atlantis is expensive to eat and drink so try to get a half board package if you can as there is nothing else in the immediate vicinity. You could fit activities in that on not on...More
Manchester, United Kingdom
At.mosphere vs observation deck (7 Replies)
I am visiting Dubai for two weeks early January and have heard mixed things about visiting the Burj Khalifa. Is it worth booking an afternoon table in the bar area or just going to the observation deck as there isn't much difference in price.
December 26, 2014|
I personally think the observation deck is a bit of a let down so I'd go for the afternoon table at the bar
Sights to see during limited stay in Dubai (4 Replies)
Is it possible to take good photos of Burj Khalifa and Burj al Arab? I have fear of heights so I am not sure whether I could tolerate going to the top of the two buildings.
May 22, 2016|
You can't go to the top of either building; Burj al arab because you can't go in without a reservation and Burj Khalifa because the observation deck is only 2/3rds up. You can take good photos of Burj al Arab from the public beach next to Jumeirah Beach hotel the entrance gates Madinat Souk You can take photos of Burj Khalifa from many places because it's so tall but the best place for a good shot of it is the lakeside promenade and surrounding area behind Dubai Mall