World's Tallest Towers

The Towers have been built by the man since ancient times. The walls of ancient Jericho is considered one of the world's first city walls ever built, was complemented by a stone tower. Later on the different civilizations built the watchtowers as part of their fortifications to provide a high, safe and secure place from which a security guard could observe the surrounding area. In the last two millenniums all sorts of towers have been built including bell towers, clock towers, minarets and communication towers.

Following are an overview of the most famous towers in the world:

This below table contains the information about the tallest towers in the world.


Sr. No
Name
Country
Year
1
Dubai
2010
2
Turkey
1348
3
Georgia
9th century AD
4
Bologna, Italy
12th and the 13th century
5
Afghanistan
12th
6
Belém Tower
Portugal
16th century
7
Qutb Minar
Bharat
1386.
8
Three Pagodas
China
824-840 AD
9
CN Tower
Canada
1973 to 1976
10
Spiral Minaret
Iraq
848 – 852
11
Towers of San Gimignano
Italy
1348
12
Big Ben
UK
31 May 1859
13
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Italy
1173
14
Eiffel Tower
France
1889
15
Makkah Clock Royal Tower
Saudi Arabia
2010
16
Axum Stelae
Northern Ethiopia
300-500 AD
Burj Khalifa Tower

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