At the deck, there will be a boutique, where merchandise items and souvenirs can be purchased. Image Credit: Hadrian Hernandez

The Observation Desk of the Burj Khalifa on the 124th floor will be open to the public from Tuesday, January 5. There is an indoor area with telescopes and a shopping kiosk as well as and outdoor terrace for open views.

To get to the deck at approximately 440 metres above ground, two double decker elevators will carry visitors at a speed of ten metres per second.

What you can do at ‘At the Top’?

  • Take in 360 degree sweeping views from the Gulf to the Arabian desert
  • Enjoy unique, interactive Burj Khalifa multimedia exhibits.
  • See close-ups of the surroundings using high powered, telescopes
  • Step out on the world’s highest public outdoor observation terrace overlooking Sheikh Zayed Road and surrounding panorama.
  • Integrate reality and special effects with At the Top Green Screen Photography
  • Purchase merchandise and souvenirs from the At the Top Retail Boutique.

How much does it cost?

  • Dated & Timed Adult (12+): Dhs100 (based on 30 minute intervals)
  • Dated & Timed Child (3-12): Dhs75 (based on 30 minute intervals)
  • Immediate Entry Adult/Child: Dhs210
  • Infants (0-3): Free of Charge

What time can I go there?

  • Sunday to Wednesday - 10.00-22.00
  • Thursday to Saturday - 10.00-24.00

Helpful information:

  • Pre-purchased tickets can be collected directly from the ‘Will Call’ counter.
  • Officials recommend that tickets be purchased in advance, especially on weekends to avoid long queues
  • Group Bookings of 15 or more must be made at least 24 hours prior to arrival to ensure smooth entry to the observatory.
  • Last tickets sold 45 minutes prior to close

How to get there:

  • At the Top, Burj Dubai is situated on level 124 of the World’s Tallest Tower, Burj Dubai.
  • Access to the Ticket Counter and entrance is via The Dubai Mall, Lower Ground Level. The closest Metro Station is Burj Dubai/Dubai Mall Station.


  • Ample parking is available in The Dubai Mall Lower Ground Level of the Fashion Car park.
  • Bus Parking is available off Emaar Boulevard.


  • At the Top, Burj Dubai provides wheelchair access to all public areas inside.


  • Phone: 800 28 843 867
  • Office: +971 4 488 88124
  • Fax: +971 4 488 88724
  • Email: info@atthetopburjdubai.com
  • http://www.atthetopburjdubai.com