One of the most recognized buildings in the world, the Burj Khalifa rises to a staggering height of 829.8 meters (2,722 feet). Completed in 2010, the skyscraper broke records to become the world's tallest freestanding structure beating landmark buildings such as the Petronas Towers and CN Tower. It's outdoor Observation Deck is set on the 124th floor and offers breathtaking views of the city. The extravagant interiors only add to the building's appeal with the Armani Hotel on its lower levels and the At.mosphere restaurant sliding in on the 122nd floor. Apart from the structure itself, nearby landmarks such as the Burj Khalifa Park and The Dubai Fountain also form part of Downtown Dubai. Burj Khalifa is synonymous with the city with replicas fitted into souvenir stands and postcards; a must visit for all tourists coming into the city.
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