The Burj Khalifa, Dubai's iconic architectural masterpiece, beckons visitors through multiple entrances, each offering a unique journey into this towering marvel. Whether you arrive through the grand gateway at The Dubai Mall, where ticket counters and shopping abound, or via the exclusive Armani Hotel entrance, promising luxury from the very start, the entrances to the Burj Khalifa set the stage for an extraordinary experience within this modern wonder of the world.
Read on to find out about the entrances that you can take to scale the world’s tallest structure.
There are two primary options for visiting the Burj Khalifa, each of which covers different attractions and offers a variable experience: Burj Khalifa At The Top and At The Top Sky. Here’s what you need to know about the entrance to get to these levels.
To get to At The Top, you need to go through the lower ground floor of the Dubai Mall and head to the Burj Khalifa elevator. This is the main Burj Khalifa entrance.
You have to take the Burj Khalifa elevator that is located at the lower ground floor of the Dubai Mall. To get to the Dubai Mall, you can drive down, or take the bus or metro as well. If you’re taking the metro, the closest stop is the Dubai Mall/Burj Khalifa station, from where you can walk to the mall or take the feeder bus. Head to the Burj Khalifa elevator which happens to be the entrance.
Yes, the Burj Khalifa is now open to the public with strict safety measures in place. These include online ticket reservations, mandatory use of masks, and strict social distancing.
The Burj Khalifa is open every day of the week. At The Top timings are 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM on weekdays and 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM on weekends, with prime hours between 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM; At The Top SKY timings are from 07:00 AM to 10:00 PM with prime hours between 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM.
The best time to visit the Burj Khalifa is the early hours if you want to avoid the crowd and the evening if you want to catch the spectacular views of the sunset.