Your #1 family entertainment destination in Abu Dhabi
Zone out of your mundane, routine-filled world and enjoy a short vacation at one of the most youthful islands the UAE has to offer, Yas Island. Heading to this destination is an absolute to check off your list whether you are going as a family, couple or just with friends. A mere 30-minute drive from Abu Dhabi, you will automatically know when you have arrived the island due to the infectious and positive energy of the place. We hereby present to you the best guide for an amusing and delightful experience.
Fasten your seat belt and brace yourself for the adrenaline that will rush through you on the Formula Rossa, the world’s fastest rollercoaster. Ferrari World offers thrill seekers a 290-meter-long track for them to get their hands on a steering wheel and experience the world’s most popular sports car at its highest level. Ferrari World caters to the entire family, whether you are enjoying the cinema, live performances or the rollercoasters, you are sure to have an exhilarating time.
Escape the heat and humidity for a refreshing and exciting experience where fun is all that is served to you in a special Emirati taste. With a staggering number of 45 rides to entertain the entire family and make your day memorable, be sure to catch the Liwa Loop, which sends chills down your spine with a 17-meter-high breath taking water slide. In addition to this, Yas Waterworld dedicates every Thursday evening to only the ladies, perfect for a ladies night out!
If you want to cherish some quality time with your family, Yas Marina is the place to be, offering you a wide variety of options. Choose between the large range of restaurants and cafés while your kids enjoy themselves in the nearby play area where many activities and events are held. Be the captain of your own dream boat after only a couple of professional training sessions. Sail alone or with your loved ones to a close island where you can enjoy a serene getaway. Yas Marina Circuit is also the venue of the annual Formula 1 grand prix.
du Arena and du Forum
du Arena hosts the world’s most famous international and Arab celebrities and musical legends like Andrea Bocelli, Metallica, Coldplay, Eminem, Rihanna, Amr Diab, Hussain Al Jassmi, Sherine and more. The large exterior area can fit up to 35,000 concert goers. For a magical indoor experience, du Forum is home to special events, carnivals and Broadway shows like SHREK.