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 and get the most from your holiday in Jeddah, create itinerary details personal to you using our Jeddah day trip planner.
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  • This flagpole is located on the traffic circle. Many cars around and trip ( step by step ) is difficult from old Jeddah.  more »
  • The flag is clear and waving with the wind and my gust zise estimate was 20 to 25 meters long and the post as high as 10 stories building . It is a nice unique land mark at one of the busiest junction...  more »
  • it is a gigantic pole which is very high carrying the flag of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia. the flag is gigantic as well. you can see it from different locations and even from big distances.  more »
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