Active families and sporty kids can race, fly, dive and swing into a summer to remember at the destination like nowhere else
Mumbai, June 17th 2021: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub, is encouraging active families and energetic children of all ages and abilities to lace up their running shoes, and strap on their helmets and get set for a sporty summer to remember.
Yas Island has launched Summer of Sport itineraries and action packed offerings, showcasing the Island as the ultimate destination for adrenaline fuelled fun for families and groups of active kids to come together to enhance their sporting skills. Children visiting Yas Island can step up a level or try a new sporting activity, and with expert coaching and personalised lessons on offer from a team of experts at the destination’s award winning attractions, Yas Island presents an action packed summer kids will never forget.
From epic training and insider tips from Yas Links’ golf instructors, to personalised instructions from CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi’s indoor skydiving and climbing trainers, and insider tips from Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s karting academy, Yas Island has all the ingredients to keep kids active and entertained during the summer holiday.
Plus with access to the UAE’s best playground absolutely free when booking Parks Hopper & Kids Go free Packages, alongside a host of complimentary coaching sessions as well as affordably priced lessons and tuition, alongside action packed events and active adventures, there has never been a better time to plan a summer on Yas Island.
Reach new heights at CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi
Yas Island is home to record-breaking attraction CLYMB Abu Dhabi, which has been awarded two GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ titles for the world’s largest indoor skydiving wind tunnel and the world’s tallest indoor climbing wall. Kids can challenge themselves and choose from one of three walls as part of the beginner climbing experience, all under instructor supervision. Climbing gear rental including helmet, harness and climbing shoes are all included.
Beginner Climbing experience
Duration: 1 hour access to three indoor climbing walls
Price: AED 120 per person
Representing the ‘height of adventure’, first time flyers can find their wings and opt for a beginner skydiving experience, which includes pre-flight training and one on one tuition from a capable team of expert instructors.
First Time Flyer Experience (This package is available for 3 years old and above.)
Buckle up and race to success at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s Karting Academy: AED 40 per child
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is home to the region’s first electric go-kart circuit and adrenaline fuelled kids are invited to sharpen their racing skills on an incredible 290-metre-long track. Kids can earn their racing stripes and walk away feeling like real drift champions.
Duration: 25 mins
Price: Additional AED 40 per person on top of theme park admission
Dive into the UAE’s heritage at Yas Waterworld
Children aged between 8 and 12 accompanied by an adult can dive into learning about the UAE’s traditional heritage and culture during Yas Waterworld’s pearl driving experience. The lesson begins with safety instructions from Yas Waterworld’s expert team, before joining their parent or guardian to dive and collect an oyster containing a pearl treasure to cherish forever.
Pearl diving experience
Duration: 30 mins
Price: Additional AED 125 per person on top of the water park admission
The thrill of the waves at Yas Waterworld
Guests with a min height of 110cm can ease into bodyboarding, and learn to flow like a pro at Rush Rider at Yas Waterworld. Flow riders can take on the endless waves before graduating to Bubbles Barrel the world’s largest sheet wave, the next level up for future surf stars.
Rush Rider/Bubbles Barrel
Duration: at leisure
Price: Included within the water park admission
Drive to success with Yas Links Abu Dhabi
Future champions can hit the fairway with free golf course access with an accompanying paying adult throughout the summer and year round.
Yas Links course access
Duration: Before 3:00 PM weekdays and after 3:00 PM on weekends
Price: Free with accompanying paying adult
Get into the swing of things at Yas Links Abu Dhabi
Calling all junior champs! Children of all abilities can get into the swing of things with one-on-one lessons with Troon Golf’s leading instructors who will introduce little ones to the skills required to master the sport.
Golf course access
Duration: 1 hour
Price: From AED 410 per person per hour
Tech-driven fun at Yas Links Abu Dhabi
Yas Link’s Toptracer Range delivers the professional ball-tracking technology in a fun and engaging experience for the family. Kids can opt for a fun ‘Go fish’ animated gaming experience with instant shot replays.
Toptracer golfing technology experience
During: Between 5 PM – 10 PM on weekdays and between 10 AM – 10 PM on weekends
Price: AED 100 per bay per hour (four persons per bay minimum)
Rise to the challenge at Nello’s Adventureland and Junior Training Camp at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Children aged seven and above seeking an exciting experience can tackle different challenges at Ferrari speed with the Junior Training Camp experience. The vast play area is designed for children to advance their climbing agility and develop problem-solving skills in exciting Ferrari style. While the Hexagonal Tower’s will challenge older climbers to brave new heights, younger champions (with a minimum height of 140cm) can master their climbing technique on low suspension bridges. While children, aged 4 to 12, will love playing in the soft adventure play area created especially for younger children.
Nello’s Adventureland and Junior Training Camp at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
Duration: At leisure
Price: included within theme park admission
Throughout summer and until 30 September 2021, children below the age of 12, when accompanied by a paying adult*, can enjoy three world-class theme parks – Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi – for free alongside staying and eating for free at some of the island’s top hotels.** Designed for big and little kids alike, families can enjoy even more quality time together at purse-friendly prices.
Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Family Package
Families looking to ramp up their summer plans can receive inclusive access to any of Yas Theme Parks for every night they stay on the island. More nights equal more theme parks and more fun to be had! One night and one theme park starts from AED 368.00** and kids under the age of 12 can eat and play for free when sharing a room with the adults, and booked on their parents’ meal plan. Additionally, the entire family can also enjoy 15% off food and beverage, and up to 15% discounts on spa treatments.***
W Abu Dhabi –Yas Island Park Hopper & Kids Go Free Promotion
Short on time? That’s not a problem! Book Yas Island’s Park Hopper with Kids Go Free Promotion, allowing kids to access all three of Yas Theme Parks over two days absolutely free. For guests staying at W Abu Dhabi Yas Island, prices start from AED 525** per adult for a one night stay with access to all three theme parks over two consecutive days.
Yas Plaza Hotels Summer Parks ‘Hopper’ & Kids Go Free Promotion
Guests choosing to stay at the island’s 3 or 4 star hotels, including Crowne Plaza Yas Island Abu Dhabi, Yas Island Rotana, Centro Yas Island by Rotana, Radisson Blu Hotel Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Abu Dhabi Yas Island and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island, can enjoy lower prices with the same Park Hopper & Kids Go Free Promotion. Prices start from AED 450** for a one-night stay with access to all three Yas Theme Parks over two consecutive days. Kids below 12 years old when sharing the same room with parents stay, eat and play for free.
Parents wanting to bring additional children will be able to add a supplementary child to their ticket from AED 310 for the 2 Days 3 Parks Hopper Offer.
The ‘Kids Go Free’ summer packages give families access to more than 100 thrilling rides and attractions at the three one-of-kind theme parks nestled on the Island. From family friendly rides and attractions at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, to making waves with thrills and spills at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, to joining the stories of superhero favorites and iconic characters at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi, there’s a wealth of fun and adventure for the whole family to enjoy for a summer like no other.
What’s more, all packages booked through http://www.yasisland.aenot only get access to Yas Island’s incredible range of theme parks, but guests can also enjoy complimentary tickets to Abu Dhabi’s renowned art and civilization museum: the Louvre Abu Dhabi.
** Starting from price is per adult sharing double/twin room, and is inclusive of breakfast & theme park tickets for up to 2 adults and 2 children below 12 staying in same room, except Centro Yas Island where room occupancy is limited to 2 adults and 1 child below 12 years old. Children share for free on existing bedding. Extra bed charges may apply.
About Yas Island: Yas Island is one of the world’s fastest growing leisure and entertainment destinations, located on the golden shores of Abu Dhabi – just 20 minutes from downtown Abu Dhabi and 50 minutes from Dubai. Yas Island offers holiday makers a diverse mix of award-winning leisure and entertainment experiences, from one-of-a-kind attractions, world-class shopping and superb dining, to a links golf course, exciting water and motor sports, and spectacular musical, entertainment and family events… all within the 25 sq km Island. Today, Yas Island is home to the award-winning attractions, Yas Marina Circuit (home to the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX™), Yas Marina, the award-winning Yas Links golf course, as well as Abu Dhabi’s largest mall, Yas Mall. With eight hotels, including W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Crowne Plaza Yas Island Abu Dhabi, Yas Island Rotana, Centro Yas Island by Rotana, Radisson Blu Hotel Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Abu Dhabi Yas Island and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island, plus more than 165 dining experiences, the destination also features indoor and outdoor concert venues including MAD and Etihad Arena – all of which are complemented by a range of visitor services that connect all attractions to one another.