Yas Island is a glorious man-made island in Abu Dhabi with endless tourist attractions and landmarks to discover. Just a 30 minute drive from the city centre, this trendy island has become increasingly popular and has immerged into a world-class sport and leisure hub. Traveasy offers cheap tickets to Abu Dhabi from UK, so you can plan the trip of a lifetime and explore what Yas Island has to offer. From excellent shopping and dining to exhilarating theme parks and driving experiences, Yas Island really does have it all. We give you some of Yas Island’s best attractions.
For Shoppers – Yas Mall
Yas Mall is one of the largest shopping centres in the world, spread across 2.5 million square feet and three floors. The mall features over 370 international stores, including high-end designers and renowned high street brands such as Debenhams and River Island. Yas Mall is not only an epic shopping hub, but also an excellent entertainment and food destination with 68 food and beverage outlets, a 20 screen cinema and a large family entertainment zone. Yas Mall also has a terrace with immense views of Ferrari World, and the mall is directly connected to it.
For Car Buffs – Yas Marina Circuit
The Yas Marina Circuit is the host of the famous Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, so you’re likely to feel a little star struck here. The circuit offers behind the scene tours and fun track days including driver and passenger experiences, go-karting and private driving tuition programmes with a choice from a fleet of high-performing racing cars. This state-of-the-art attraction is sure to get your adrenalin pumping as you embark on a high speed experience in the fast lane.
For Thrill Seekers – Ferrari World
This award-winning Ferrari inspired theme park is a sight to behold with display cars galore and over 30 thrilling attractions and rides. Highlights of Ferrari World include a Ferrari racing simulator and the fastest rollercoaster in the world which peaks at 240kph in just 4.9 seconds. Here you can find out more about the world of Ferrari, shop for souvenirs at the world’s largest Ferrari store and indulge in Italian cuisines at one of the signature on-site restaurants.
For Families – Yas Waterworld
Guests of all ages will enjoy this epic UAE themed waterpark, which offers over 40 rides, water slides and action-filled attractions. Yas Waterworld was voted as the Middle East’s Leading Waterpark this year at the World Travel Awards, and it’s no wonder why – the park offers underwater pearl diving experiences and it’s home to both the world’s first and largest hydro magnetic-powered tornado waterslide and the world’s largest surfable sheet wave. These make for once-in-a-lifetime experiences!
For Beach Buffs – Yas Beach
Yas Beach is up there amongst the best beaches in Abu Dhabi with stunning turquoise waters, pristine white sands and a lush mangrove backdrop. This sophisticated beach destination offers a range of fully licenced bars and restaurants, as well as fitness centres, an infinity pool and exciting non-motorised water sports such as kayaking and snorkelling. To make your day exclusive at Yas Beach, you can treat yourself to a VIP cabana which includes waiter service and complimentary water.
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