The Architecture and design captures the attention of the people all over the world. Especially in Asia, the buildings are mostly upward. There are currently 23 highest skyscrapers across the globe. The US, China, Dubai, all of the areas contains most of the top heighted buildings.
1. Burj Khalifa – Dubai
The Burj Khalifa is a megatall skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates with a total height of 829.8 m and is currently the tallest structure in the world since 2008.
2. Shanghai Tower – Shanghai
The Shanghai Tower is the second tallest building in the world and has broken the record of 2000 foot barrier. It is 128 storey megatall skyscraper in Shanghai.
3. Abraj Al-Bait Clock Tower – Mecca
The Abraj Al-Bait is a government owned megatall complex with seven skyscraper hotels in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is also known as The Towers of the House.
4. Ping An Finance Centre, Shenzhen – China
Ping An Finance Centre is a 115 storey mega skyscraper in Shenzhen, China. It is the 4th tallest building of the world and is the latest building built in 2017.
5. Lotte World Tower – Seoul
Lotte World Tower is a 123 floor mega skyscraper located in Seoul, South Korea. This is currently the tallest building in the Organization for Ecommerce Co-operation and Development.
6. One World Trade Center – New York City
One World Trade Center is the main building of the rebuilt World Trade Center in Manhattan, New York. It is the tallest building of Western Hemisphere.
7. CTF Finance Centre, Guangzhou – China
The CTF Finance Centre is a 1,739 foot tall skyscraper located in the southern city of Guangzhou, China. It is the tallest building in the city and third tallest in the China.
8. Taipei 101 – Taipei
The Taipei 101 is a is a landmark supertall skyscraper in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan.
9. Shanghai World Financial Center – Shanghai
The Shanghai World Financial Center is a supertall skyscraper located in the Pudong district of Shanghai, China. is a multi-purpose skyscraper, consisting of offices, hotels, conference rooms, observation decks, and ground-floor shopping malls.
10. International Commerce Centre – Hong Kong
The International Commerce Centre is a 108-storey, 484 m (1,588 ft) commercial skyscraper completed in 2010 in West Kowloon, Hong Kong.
11. Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia
The Petronas Towers, also known as the Petronas Twin Towers are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
12. Capital Market Authority Headquarters, Riyadh – Saudi Arabia
Capital Market Authority Tower is a 385 m skyscraper in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It became the tallest building in Riyadh, surpassing the Kingdom Centre and Burj Rafal.
13. Zifeng Tower – Nanjing
Zifeng Tower is a 450-metre (1,480 ft) supertall skyscraper in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China. The building is currently the tallest in Nanjing and Jiangsu province.
14. Willis Tower – Chicago
The Willis Tower, built as and still commonly referred to as the Sears Tower, is a 108-story, 1,450-foot (442.1 m) skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
15. Kk100, Shenzhen – China
The KK100 is a supertall skyscraper in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China. It is a multi purpose building with 441.8 metres.
16. Guangzhou International Finance Center, Guangzhou – China
Guangzhou International Finance Centre or Guangzhou West Tower, is a 103-storey, 438.6 m skyscraper at Zhujiang Avenue West in the Tianhe District of Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.
17. Wuhan Center, Wuhan – China
Wuhan Center is a supertall skyscraper under construction in Wuhan, China. It is now the tallest building in Central China, and the first building in Wuhan to exceed 400 meters.
18. Marina 101 – Dubai
Marina 101 is a 101 storey, 432 m (1,417 ft) tall skyscraper currently topped out in Dubai Marina, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
19. 432 Park Avenue – New York City
432 Park Avenue is a residential skyscraper in New York City that overlooks Central Park. Originally proposed to be 1,300 feet (396.2 meters) in 2011, the structure topped out at 1,396 ft (425.5 m).
20. Trump International Hotel And Tower – Chicago
The Trump International Hotel and Tower, also known as Trump Tower Chicago and Trump Tower, is a skyscraper condo-hotel in downtown Chicago.
21. Jin Mao Tower – Shanghai
The Jin Mao Tower is an an 88-story landmark skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China. It is 420.5 metres.
22. Shun Hing Square,Shenzhen – China
Shun Hing Square is a 384-metre-tall (1,260 ft) skyscraper in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China. The building was built at a pace of four floors in nine days.
23. Bank Of America Tower, New York City – United States
The Bank of America Tower is a 1,200 ft (366 m) skyscraper in the Midtown area of Manhattan in New York City. It is located on Avenue of the Americas, between 42nd and 43rd Streets, opposite Bryant Park.