Worlds Tallest Christmas Tree

  • Sri Lanka claims the world tallest Christmas tree, standing at 73-meters. It is an artificial tree in capital Colombo and 18 meters taller than the current record holder.
  • The tree’s steel and wire frame is covered with a plastic net which is decorated with more than one million natural pine cones painted red, gold, green and silver, 600,000 LED bulbs and topped by a six-meter tall shining star.
  • The tree’s total costs amounted to $US 80,000.