World is now really touching the heights of the sky. Now we have almost sky high buildings in almost every country. We have huge and tall buildings in the world. In this article we are going to discuss the top ten high buildings in world 2013. In the current year 2013 till now the highest buildings of the world are here given below with the slight description. See and have a look on the world tallest buildings in world.
Height: 828 m (2,717 ft)
Floor count: 163
Burj Al Khalifa is the tallest building of the world. it is also known as the Burj Al Dubai. It is the first one tallest building that is 828 m high and it has 163 flours. Its cost was about 1.5 billion dollars. It is situated in Dubai.
2.Pingan International Finance Center
Height: 660 m (2,165 ft)
Floor count: 115
Pingan International Finance Center is the world’s second the tallest building. It is about 660 m high. It has 115 flours. It is also the tallest building of the great China.
Height: 632 m (2,073 ft)
Floor count: 121
Another great building of China is also in this list. Shanghai Tower is the third tallest building of the world. it is 632 m high and it consists of 121 flours.
4.Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower
Height: 601 m (1,972 ft)
Floor count: 120
The fourth tallest building of the world is in the Saudi Arab. The great Makkah Royal Hotel Clock Tower is the tallest building of the Saudi Arab and fourth one of the whole world. It is 601 m high and has 120 flours.
5.One World Trade Center
Height: 541.32 m (1,776 ft)
Floor count: 104
One world Trade center is the fifth the tallest building of the world. it is in the America. It is 541 m high and it has 104 stories.
Height: 515.95 m (1,693 ft)
Floor count: 122
Pentominium is the sixth the tallest building of the world. This building is 515 m in height and it has 122 stories.
7.Busan Lotte Tower
Height: 510.2 m (1,674 ft)
Floor count: 110
Busan Lotte Tower of South Korea is the seventh the tallest building of the world. It 510 m high and has 110 flours.
Height: 508 m (1,666.7 ft)
Floor count: 101
Taipei 101 was the world’s tallest building till 2004 but after the completion of the Burj AL Khalifah it cannot sustain its position anymore. Now it is at the eighth number in the list of the world’s tallest buildings of 2013. It is 508 m high and has 101 flours.
9.Shanghai World Financial Center
Height: 492.0 m (1,614.2 ft)
Floor count: 101
Shanghai World Finance Center is the ninth highest building of the world. it is 492 m high and it has 101 flours.
1o.International Commerce Center
Height: 484.0 m (1,587.9 ft)
Floor count: 108
International Commerce Center of Hong Kong is the world tenth the highest building of the world. It has 108 flours and it is 484 m in height.
These were the world top tallest buildings of the world. The list has been made on the basis of the height. This is the fresh information of the year 2013. And all the buildings are ranked in the descending order while keeping in the list. We hope that you must have come to know great about some really high and tall things of the world raised by the will and power of man.