Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

1. Journalists were given a sneak peek of the magnificent views

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

2. The Skytree has a restaurant and two cafes on the observation

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

3. …a vertigo-inducing glass floor that allows visitors to look straight

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

4. … and an emergency staircase with 2,523 steps.

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

5. It takes about 50 seconds in a high-speed glass-ceilinged elevator

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

6. The tower was constructed with extremely strong steel tubes

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

7. The Sky Tree has been built to stand firm even if a magnitude

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

8. The Sky Tree is expected to bolster television and radio

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

9. Sorakara, the Tokyo Sky Tree mascot, poses at the observation deck

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world

10. A visitor experiences the Sorakara Point, which uses LED lights 

Tokyo Sky Tree: the tallest tower in the world