Tokyo Sky Tree becomes World’s Tallest Tower

Tokyo Sky Tree reached 601 meters today, and became the world’s highest self-standing tower nearly two years and seven months after the construction began in July 2008. It is scheduled to be 634 meters high when it is completed on March, this year. (Click on the image below to view the full gallery.)

A new Tokyo landmark tower reached 601 meters today, and became the world's highest self-standing tower nearly two years and seven months after the construction began in July 2008. (Photo by Naho Yoshizawa/AFLO)