10 Things You Didn’t Know About Dubai’s Burj Khalifa

10. The Tallest Building in the World

The Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the entire world. How high is it? Well, it has an architectural height of 2716.5 feet. In meters, that is 828 meters. The total height from tip to all the way down is 2723 feet. The next tallest is the Shanghai Tower is Shanghai, which is around 2073 feet or 632 meters. So as you can see, there is quite a difference between the heights in the first and second highest buildings, which makes the height of the Burj Khalifa quite impressive. To put it in perspective, the height of the Burj Khalifa is three times the height of the Eiffel Tower.
10. The Tallest Building in the World