5 Tallest Buildings in the World

There are architectural wonders in all parts of the world. Some of the most fascinating structures are the high rise buildings that are built to fit detailed engineering and structural specifications. These are not easy structures to construct. They are built to withstand demanding weather and operating conditions.

We bring you some of the tallest building in the world.  Enjoy!

Burj Khalifa

1. Burj Khalifa

Location: Dubai

Height: 2,717 ft (828 m)

Floors: 163

Use: Hotel, Residential, Office

Built: 2010

Shanghai Tower

2. Shanghai Tower

Location: Shanghai

Height: 2,073 ft (632 m)

Floors: 128

Use: Hotel, Offices

Built: 2015

Makkah Royal Clock Tower

3. Makkah Royal Clock Tower

Location: Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Height: 1,972 ft (601 m)

Floors: 120

Use: Mixed Use

Built: 2012

Ping An Finance Center

4. Ping An Finance Center

Location: Shenzhen

Height: 1,965 ft (599 m)

Floors: 115

Use: Office

Built: 2017

Lotte World Tower

5. Lotte World Tower

Height: 1,819 ft (554.5 m)

Floors: 123

Architects: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF)

Use: Hotel, Office, Residential, Retail

Built: 2017

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