There was a time when people used to wonder about the 7 wonders of the world.
Today, everywhere you look, there is something wonderful to see.
Be it amazing water parks, beautiful museums, waterfalls, trains, cars, art, and much more.
One of those sights to behold is that of the world’s most beautiful skyscrapers. Each country owns its very own skyscraper it is proud of. But we have a compilation of the world’s most beautiful skyscrapers that everyone should see once in their lifetime.
Bitexco Financial Tower
This tower is located in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It was constructed in 2010 and represents Vietnam’s national flower, lotus. It holds both cultural and religious meaning and is visited by thousands of people every year. The observation deck is the most exciting part of this skyscraper as it 22 meters, and the view of the city is outstanding.
Shanghai World Financial Center
Shanghai World Financial Center is approximately 492m tall. The building houses offices, hotels, restaurants, observation decks, and shopping malls. The design of this building is unusual but not useless. It was designed in a way to reduce wind pressure and was built keeping the fengshui in mind.
The Shard in London, England is a skyscraper located between St. Paul’s Cathedral and Westminster Palace. It is 87-story tall and has the highest deck in the entire city. The panoramic view you get of the entire city is incomparable.
One World Trade Center
The list of the world’s most beautiful skyscraper isn’t complete with the One World Trade Center located in New York City. This building now serves as a memorial and is 541 m tall. The designers wanted this building to be usable and efficient while being commemorating and beautiful.
Bank of China Tower
This tower is located in Hong Kong. It was built around 1990 and was the second tallest building in the world after the World Trade Center. Many people in Hong Kong at the time didn’t like the design because they believed the sharp corners of the building broke the FengShui flow and that it was an omen for the neighbors. Today, the observation deck offers a breathtaking view and hosts a Symphony of Light Show.
Empire State Building
Another New York, USA, skyscraper makes the list! This legendary tower was constructed in 1931. This skyscraper was perhaps the only building that did justice to the panoramic views of the Big Apple in the 30s. It also became famous in pop culture. It was shown in movies, like King Kong, and celebrated by famous rappers, like Jay-Z. It has been an American Symbol for several decades.
The Petronas Towers
These towers are situated in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. These towers are the tallest twin buildings on the planet, reaching 451.9m in height. One of the buildings is owned by an oil company. Another one hosts a big shopping mall, an observation deck, and other fun activities. The panoramic view is beautiful. You can see the entire city’s skyline.
Marina Bay Sands
This skyscraper is more like a monument situated in Singapore. It is the definition of an urban lifestyle. It has everything one could ever need all under one roof, museum, shopping mall, hotel, restaurants, casino, resort; you name it. It can hold as many as 45000 people at a time and has a world-famous infinity pool, from where you can see the most amazing panoramic view while taking a swim.
This skyscraper is located in Dubai, UAE. It is one of the most talked-about skyscrapers in the world these days. It reaches the height of 830m and houses apartments as well as offices. The building’s design is inspired by Islamic architecture, and the Armani Hotel located in it offers some of the best panoramic views in the world.
We hope the list of incredible skyscrapers will inspire you to go to these locations and experience their vastness and greatness by yourself.