The Burj Khalifa in Downtown Dubai stands 828 meters tall and has 163 stories above ground, making it the tallest structure in the world as of 2023. Looking up at the spire-like building, which tapers off into the sky, one feels as if one is glimpsing the world of the future. One of the pleasures of a visit to Dubai is to take in the miraculous height of the building while admiring the surrounding scenery from the observation deck or in a restaurant.
Downtown Dubai continues to evolve day by day with stylish skyscrapers and commercial facilities gathered around the symbol of Dubai, the Burj Khalifa. From the huge Dubai Mall with its aquarium and zoo to the gorgeous Dubai Fountain and the Dubai Opera, which is a center of arts and culture, a variety of spots attract tourists.