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World Records in The United Arab Emirates

There’s nothing they love more in UAE than setting a new world record! In fact, so many world records are being set in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and other cities, that there is even a full-time Guinness World Record judge in the UAE to handle them all.

Here’s our list of Guinness World Records registered in the United Arab Emirates:

World Records In Abu Dhabi

  • The longest continuous vehicle drift (11.18 km)
Yas Marina Circuit
  • World’s Biggest Indoor Skydiving Chamber
  • Region’s Tallest Indoor Climbing Wall
CLYMB Abu Dhabi
  • Most nationalities in a swimming pool (102 at once)
Yas Waterworld
  • The world’s fastest roller coaster
Ferrari World
  • The world’s largest indoor theme park
  • Largest gathering of people wearing capes (2,266 participants)
Warner Bros. World
  • World's largest dome (almost 32.7 metres in diameter and 85 metres in length from top to bottom)
  • World's largest handwoven carpet (60,546 ft²)
  • The largest marble mosaic in the world (17,000 m²)
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Most dominoes toppled in a circle field (89,995 dominoes)
Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi
  • Fastest lap of Laguna Seca in Gran Turismo 5 (PS3)
  • Largest sand art sculpture (using 2,245.5 kg of sand)
Yas Mall
  • World’s highest suspended hotel suite (200 m above the ground)
The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

World Records In Dubai

  • The world’s deepest scuba diving pool
Deep Dive Dubai
  • World's biggest Waterpark
  • Most waterslides in the world
  • World’s longest zip circuit
  • The world’s largest gold ring
  • The world’s longest handmade gold chain
Dubai Gold Souk
  • Largest Indoor Theme Park
IMG Worlds of Adventure
  • World’s fastest vertical launch rollercoaster (The Storm Coaster, 77 kilometres per hour)
  • Middle East’s largest cinema screen (Roxy Xtreme, 28 x 15.1 metre screen)
Dubai Hills Mall
  • Highest Fireworks Display
Skydive Dubai Palm Drop Zone
  • Largest online video chain of people passing and wearing a self-adhesive badge/sticker
Expo City Dubai
  • The world’s largest flower garden
  • World's Largest Flower Arrangement or Structure
Dubai Miracle Garden
  • The world’s largest observation wheel
Ain Dubai
  • Largest museum of illusions in the world
The Museum of Illusions
  • The highest restaurant in the world (level 123 – 441.3m high)
  • The building with the highest number of stories in the world (163 floors)
  • Tallest freestanding structure in the world (to its very tip, with spire, 829.8m)
  • The highest outdoor observation deck in the world (Level 124&125 + Level 148)
  • The highest lounge in the world (Levels 152-154 – 585m)
  • Tallest service elevator in the world (504m – 1,654 feet)
Burj Khalifa
  • World’s Largest Picture Frame
Dubai Frame
  • The world’s largest cup of hot tea
  • Fastest game of Operation
Global Village
  • World's Tallest Swing Ride
  • World's Fastest Spinning Roller Coaster
  • World's First John Wick Roller Coaster
Dubai Parks and Resorts
  • Largest mall in the world
  • The largest dancing fountain show in the world
  • The world’s largest Christmas ornament
  • The world’s largest suspended aquarium screen
  • Most nails filed and varnished in eight hours (by The Beauty Connection Spa)
Dubai Mall
  • The world’s longest urban zipline
Dubai Marina Mall
  • World’s Tallest Hotel (356.3 m / 1,169 ft)
Gevora Hotel
  • The World’s Highest Infinity Pool (77th floor)
Address Beach Resort
  • World's highest hotel official ranking (7 stars)
  • World's most expensive suites in the World
  • World's tallest all-suite hotel in the world
  • World's most expensive cocktail (27,321 AED)
  • World’s largest tin of caviar (17 kg)
  • World's tallest atrium (180 m)
  • World's highest tennis court (211 metres above ground level)
Burj Al Arab

World Records In Sharjah

  • World's Largest Standing Lantern - 13.09 metres (42 ft 11 in) high and 5 metres (16 ft 4.85 in) wide
Souq Al Jubail