Tallest buildings in India- A comprehensive list
India is a developing country, and yet the construction amenities and engineering excellence are far superior when compared to a few developed nations. From time immemorial, India is known for its charismatic form of architecture. As technology boomed, the approach to construction has changed in a significant way we have managed to blend with the western style of architecture to create engineering marvels. Let’s take a look at some of the tallest buildings in India:
Tallest buildings in India
- THE 42
This skyscraper is located in Kolkata, India. It was proposed in 2008 & completed in 2019. The height of this marvel is 260 meters with 64 storeys and currently, holds the record for the tallest residential apartment in India. ‘The 42’ is an excellent example of how something grand can be designed with simplicity and elegance. Keeping the vastness of the number of residents that it can accommodate; the first four floors are reserved for parking. It derives its name from its street address at which it is situated, No. 42B.
URBANA TOWER 2
The Urbana Tower is one of the tallest residential buildings in the eastern part of India (Kolkata). Urbana has seven tall towers to its name & Tower 2 is tallest among them, two more towers are proposed for construction. The height of this giant residential tower is 168 meters & it has 46 storeys in it. The tower is eco-friendly; all the waste-water from the building is recycled for gardening and washing purposes. Apart from this, temperature-controlled indoor pools, deluxe spa and other amenities are available for entertainment.
VICTORY VALLEY TOWER A
This skyscraper is a residential property and is located in Gurgaon Sec -67. The construction started in 2011, and the occupancy for the same started in 2015. This tower is 178 meters tall with 51 storeys in it. Victory Valley has 2BHK, 3BHK, and 4BHK apartments. This tower has a floor plan that is designed to have 100 palm trees. In addition to these, luxury amenities such as tennis courts, clubhouses & gyms are also available in this tower.
Wave One is a commercial tower which is located in Noida-Sec18. It has 41 storeys on it. This tower is constructed over a vast area of over 2 million sq.ft. One of the USPs of this tower is that it has a car parking space which can accommodate over 2600 cars. Other than this, Wave One has a high-end shopping zone, offices, movie theatre, entertainment amenities, gaming zones, and much more.
This is a residential skyscraper in Mumbai constructed in 2010. ‘The Imperial’ is also known as twin towers which is the tallest in the northern part of India. It is a 256 meters high tower with 60 storeys. This tower is well known for its creative design and the type of architecture used for building it. This was constructed with the conscious of providing a sophisticated way of housing to the residents.
THE AHUJA TOWERS
The Ahuja towers are known for their sleek & unorthodox design. This tower looks no lesser than a star hotel. This tower is residential space and was constructed in 2015 in Mumbai. This tower stands tall at 248 meters height with 54 stories. Substantial common areas are available with club and lifestyle amenities. Multipurpose children’s room, leisure lounge, mini-amphitheater & meditation plaza is some of the luxury provisions. These are a few features that stand on top in the Ahuja Towers Residence.
ONE AVIGHNA PARK
This is a crafted twin residential tower that is different from other twin towers. The ‘One Avighna Park’ is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra and was constructed in the year 2017. This tower is 260 meters tall & has 61 storeys of residence and has a layout of 3,4 & 5-bed sky villas & 4-bed duplex. Clubhouse, banquet hall, yoga & aerobics room, games, gym areas are some of the indoor facilities which are available here.
Anchorage offers residential apartments in OMR & it is the tallest building in Chennai with a height of 161 meters. It has 45 storeys on it. There are 2,3,4 & 5 BHK residences. Some of the indoor amenities available in Anchorage are play area for kids, gym, squash rink, table tennis, lawn tennis court, aerobics room, billiards & salon.
SPR Highliving is constructing a residential tower in Perambur, Chennai with a motive to build the tallest building in Tamil Nadu. It has a construction plan of 45 floors. Every floor of this tower is a 4BHK that ranges from 3161 sq. ft. – 3715 sq. ft. Amenities such as art centres, cafeteria, conference room, fencing, jogging lane, library, recreation club, screens, sports club, swimming pool, spa, and many other premium features will be available.
It is a residential tower which is located in Padur, (Tamilnadu). It is 132 meters in height with 31 stories. This luxurious tower offers premium 4 BHK apartments. Swimming pool, extravagant clubhouse, firefighting system & paved compound are some of the amenities of Akshaya Above.
The way of living as well as housing has changed to a significant extent. People have started preferring luxury spaces to stand tall on their status line and also because luxury spaces offer better amenities. The love for skyscrapers is also a reason why there are more and more constructions for tall buildings. Towers initially started taking shape in Mumbai and are now across all parts of the country. Skyscrapers also create a landmark for a city. These are also a sign of development.