Worlds highest sightseeing spot is on 100th floor of China’’s tallest skyscraper

August 27th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI  

Melbourne, August 27 (ANI): The world’’s highest sightseeing spot on the 100th floor of China’’s tallest skyscraper will be opened to the public on Saturday.
The observation deck is 474m above the ground in the Shanghai World Financial Centre.
Those wishing to experience a bird’’s-eye view of the city will have to pay 25 dollars each, reports the Daily Telegraph.
The construction of the building finished earlier this year, but has not been opened to the public as yet.
It is the tallest building in China, and has 101 floors for a total height of 492m.
Besides the observation deck, the building also boasts a luxury hotel, shops, and 70 floors of office space.
Until now, the highest similar venue has been the Sky Pod of the CN Tower in Toronto at 447m high. (ANI)

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