Street View Maps First Skyscraper the Burj Khalifa in Dubai

Google Maps Street View collected first skyscrapper imagery--maps Burj Khalifa "vertical city" in Dubai including 360-degree panoramic imagery of several indoor and outdoor locations.

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Google Maps Street View travelled to capture first-ever collection in the Arab World, with mapping the Burj Khalifa.

Described as a "vertical city," the Burj Khalifa is the world's tallest manmade structure, towering over the Dubai skyline at 828 meters (2,716.5 ft).

You can now virtually visit the highest occupied floor in the world on the 163rd floor, experience being in the fastest-moving elevators in the world (at 22 mph) and check out the highest swimming pool in the world on the 76th floor.

In addition to the breathtaking views from the world's tallest observation deck on the 124th floor, you can also see what it feels like to hang off one of the building's maintenance units on the 80th floor, normally used for cleaning windows!

Google Maps Street View Burj Khalifa in Dubai

"The imagery of the first ever skyscraper was collected over three days using the Street View Trekker and Trolley, capturing high-resolution 360-degree panoramic imagery of several indoor and outdoor locations of the building," informs Google.

To see highlights from the Burj Khalifa Street View collection, visit

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