Yas Island Abu Dhabi

Yas Island

Abu Dhabi

Fly with us and enjoy 15% at Yas Island theme parks

Book our amazing fares to Abu Dhabi and enjoy 15% off on entry tickets at Yas Island theme parks!

Simply show your Etihad boarding pass for a one-day, one-park entry for you and up to four guests per one boarding pass. This offer can be used at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi or Yas Waterworld.

The discount is valid within 30 days from your arrival date in Abu Dhabi.

Terms and conditions apply.

Avail the discount in 3 simple steps:

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Step 1: Book a flight to Abu Dhabi with us

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Step 2: Fly to Abu Dhabi

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Step 3: Show your boarding pass at the theme park

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Discover Yas Island

Adventure awaits at Yas Island – Abu Dhabi’s exhilarating playground. From rip-roaring rides and rollercoasters to the famous F1™ racetrack, Yas Island provides the perfect day out for families, friends and couples.

Get your heart thumping at one of the island’s many theme parks and water rides. Sit back and relax on Yas Beach, surrounded by the serene views of the local mangroves. Shop till you drop at lively Yas Mall and wander the glistening marina to gaze at the superyachts.

From cycling to climbing, racing to rollercoasters, whatever you’re looking for, Yas Island delivers. 

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Beach days

Dig your heels into the powder-white stretch of sand, swim in the infinity pool and explore the luscious mangroves in a kayak at Yas Beach. 

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Marina views

Spectacular superyachts meet melodic fountains at Yas Marina. Visit after dark to find electrifying restaurants and bars catering to all tastes. 

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Rides and slides

From the world’s fastest rollercoaster to the largest sheet wave, adrenaline is in high supply on Yas Island, with several theme parks to choose from. 

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Entertainment all around 

Catch the latest blockbusters, challenge your friends on the green and try your hand at skydiving – Yas Island has activities to suit all interests. 

Best things to do on Yas Island

Abu Dhabi’s playground 

From world-class rollercoasters to high-speed racing, there’s plenty to see and do on Yas Island.

Head to CLYMB™ Yas Island Abu Dhabi to scale the region’s tallest climbing wall and experience weightlessness inside the skydiving flight chamber. Experience life in the fast lane at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, home to the fastest rollercoaster in the world – Formula Rossa.

The adventure doesn’t stop at sunset. Book your tickets after dark at the innovative Etihad Arena to find a whole roster of shows, concerts and comedy nights. Looking for a place to dance? MAD Yas Island is one of the biggest and brightest nightclubs in the country. 

Where to stay

Yas Island is an adventure resort with fun for the whole family. And you can stay in the heart of the action at one of island’s premier hotels.

Whether you’re here for a long weekend or an extended stay, Yas hotels in Abu Dhabi ensure you don’t miss a thing. With stunning island views and easy access to Yas Island’s top attractions, these hotels are perfect for thrill seekers, sports buffs and shopping fanatics alike. 

Getting around Yas Island 

Set on Abu Dhabi’s dynamic east, Yas Island is a short 10 minute drive from Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Book an Etihad airport transfer and arrive in style and ready for adventure. You can also grab a taxi from the airport or take a bus.

Renting your own car? The journey could not be simpler. Just head east from the airport along Al Diyafah Street. Then take the slip road right to join Al Mireef Street. Follow this around as it becomes Yas Drive Street, then cross the water into Yas Island. 

Getting to
Saadiyat Island

The cultural delights of Saadiyat Island are just 20 minutes from your Yas Island base. Head on the E12 highway west via Al Athari Street. Then pass Jubail Mangrove Park and over the water to reach the heart of the island, where you’ll find the stunning Louvre Abu Dhabi. 

Getting to
Sir Bani Yas Island 

Leave the city and head for the dunes of Sir Bani Yas Island – a two-and-a-half hours’ drive from Yas Island. Head on the E12 highway east, the merge onto the E11 south. Follow this road for around 143 miles (230 kilometres) before exiting onto Al Yash Street. Then board the ferry across to the island. 

Getting to 
Downtown Abu Dhabi

Downtown Abu Dhabi is a short 30-minute drive from Yas Island, and is overflowing with hotels, shops and restaurants. Again, you’ll need to join the E12 west, but this time, pass through Saadiyat Island and across Sheikh Khalifa Bridge, then turn left onto Al Zahiyah Street. 

Our top picks

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CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi

Reach new heights at CLYMB Abu Dhabi. Take flight in the world’s largest indoor wind tunnel and reach the summit of their staggering 138-feet climbing wall. 

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Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Just like their iconic vehicles, speed meets style at this thrilling theme park. Challenge your friends to a race, explore mini-Italy and ride the world’s fastest rollercoaster.

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Cipriani Abu Dhabi

Experience the art of traditional, homestyle cooking at this authentic Italian eatery. Dine on homemade pasta, fresh fish, tender Wagyu beef and veal Milanese.

Good to know

Shuttle bus

Yas Express is a free daily shuttle bus service open to everyone. Different routes take you between Yas Island’s top attractions, restaurants and hotels. 

Sunset views

Head to one of the many terrace restaurants and bars on Yas Marina for the best views of the sun as it dips below the Arabian Gulf. 

Peak times

Yas Island is busiest during the winter months (December to February) and school holidays. Book your attraction tickets in advance to avoid missing out. 

Offers and promotions

From complimentary tickets to Louvre Abu Dhabi to discounts on group bookings, there are several ways to save money on your Yas Island experience. 

Yas Island Abu Dhabi: FAQs

A day trip to Yas Island

Start your day with a splash

Wake up bright and early and head to one of Yas Island’s busiest attractions – Yas Waterworld. With more than 40 rides and slides, it’s the perfect spot to cool off and create some unforgettable memories. Feel your troubles floating away on the 300-metre lazy river, grab the whole family on the longest six-seater water coaster and plummet into the depths on the first freefall drop waterslide.

Lunchtime is here, and with it an amazing choice of cuisines. Leave the waterpark and head to Yas Mall Food Court for a shaded lunch. This sprawling mega-mall has 19 cafes and 23 restaurants, ranging from gourmet dishes to fresh Italian coffee. Save room for dessert – freshly baked cookies, decadent chocolate and gelato ice cream are all on offer. 

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Enjoy a sunset stroll

Head to Yas Marina before the sun goes down to experience the brilliant contrast of colours against the Arabian Gulf. Then, jump on a cruise and get up close and personal with the superyachts and glistening coastline.

Once the sun goes down, enjoy an evening meal at one of the marina restaurants. Cipriani is an authentic Italian restaurant serving up fresh, homestyle cooking against the beautiful backdrop of the Yas Marina Circuit. Looking for character and colour? Mr Miyagi's is a quirky and atmospheric bar that serves up Asian street food.

End the night at Etihad Arena. This premium indoor venue hosts a vast array of events, from music concerts and comedy nights, to sporting events and Disney shows. 

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