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World's Tallest Unsupported Flagpole, Jeddah
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Admire World's Tallest Unsupported Flagpole, which, as the name suggests, has since 2014 held the world record for the world’s tallest flagpole. A flag of Saudi Arabia sits perched on top of the gargantuan, 170 m (558 ft) tall steel pole, which weighs 500 tons and towers over King Abdullah Square. Equally impressive, the massive flag boasts almost 50 m (162 ft) in length and weighs a reported 570 kg (1,260 lb). To visit World's Tallest Unsupported Flagpole on your holiday in Jeddah, and find out what else Jeddah has to offer, use our Jeddah tour planner.
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I would say that 60 percent of the time, the flag is pulled down for maintenance There is no Access to the area as its in the middle of the highway
1- Most of the time it's flagless. Which is very weird. 2- There is no place to stop and see it / take pics as its on a round about so dangerous to stop 3- 4G signals are so poor in the city, maybe th... read more »
من الميادين الجديدة في جدة، تم تحديثه وتطويره بشكل جمالي ووضع أطول سارية علم في العالم به، يقع في تقاطع طريق الملك عبدالله مع طريق الملك عبدالعزيزNew fields in Jeddah, was updated and further developed esthetic and put the world's tallest flagpole, located on King Abdullah road intersection with King Abdulaziz roadshow original
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