Yas Island contains a bit of everything that makes Abu Dhabi special, be it theme parks, beautiful beaches, shopping malls or luxury resorts. This has made it one of the top tourist destinations in the state, and here are things you can do at Yas Island to have the best time.
Shopping at Yas Mall
Containing over 370 stores of the highest quality, shopaholics are likely to spend hours here. You can find everything from designer stores to more niche outlets selling products that are of local origin. The younger ones can have an extremely fun time here too, as there are entertainment centres with video games as well as an indoor theme park.
Ferrari World Thrills
A visit that should be an essential part of your Yas Island itinerary, this theme park contains over 37 rides created by the famous car manufacturer. Motorheads especially will have an absolute ball at this park, and adrenaline junkies will have a great time on the Formula Rossa, a ride that quite literally takes you from 0 to 100.
A day ticket costs 325 AED and opening hours are subject to change so check out the official website.
A Day at Warner Bros World
For those that grew up with Saturday morning cartoons, Warner Bros World is full of nostalgia, with characters from Looney Tunes and even Batman roaming around the park. Taking a trip here is worth every bit of money, as it contains themed rides based on popular Warner Bros movies such as Harry Potter and Pirates of the Caribbean.
A day ticket will cost 325 AED and the opening hours may vary so check out the website.
There are various outdoor activities you can pursue at Yas Island. Luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi such as the Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Sahel Villa Resort offer access to activities such as mountain biking and nature walks.
You can also relax at the sandy beaches with your latest read and work on your tan, or if you’re feeling more adventurous, try out water sports such as surfing.