Palm Hotels and Winery Moet & Chandan in Dubai ushered in the new year by breaking the Guinness World Record (GWR) for building the world’s largest drinking glass pyramid made of 54,740 glasses on December 30, 2021. The record to be broken was 50,116 glasses.
Photos of the massive structure were shared on Instagram by Atlantis, The Palm. Stacked one on top of the other, the pyramids looked stunning in dazzling photos shared online. He also shared a video of a GWR official handing over the certificate.
“The record to beat is 50,116 glasses. So with a total of 54,740 specs by Atlantis, The Palm Ltd. has achieved this,” the GWR official can be heard saying in the video.
“It was a freestanding three-sided concrete pyramid made of commercially available drinking glass. Each of the three pyramid bases measured 6.1 m (20 ft) in height with a center height of 8.2 m (26 ft 11 in) to the top”. measured at,” Guinness World Records confirmed on its website.
“All eyes were on this massive structure as we officially broke the Guinness World Record for “Largest Drinking Glass Pyramid” in partnership with @moetchandon and Luuk Broos Events. Build this 8.23 meter high tower took 54,740 glass coupes and over 55 man-hours,” Atlantis, The Palm wrote on Instagram.
“After a challenging year for all of us, we are delighted to be here today to begin 2022,” Timothy Kelly, executive vice president and managing director of Atlantis Resorts & Residences, said in a statement. travel and leisure,
“The champagne tower is traditionally a symbol of greatness and generosity and we both want to toast a new year filled with abundance,” Kelly said.