Yas Island

Yas Island is a multistage artificial island project that started in 2006. Located 30 minutes away from Abu Dhabi center, the island can be reached by car, plane or boat.

philipus @123rf.com

philipus @123rf.com

philipus @123RF.COM

The island is a destination for leisure, shopping and excitement. Actually, Yas Island is the home of the breathtaking Yas Marina circuit which hosts the annual Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The circuit is a one of its kind, being built half on land and half over water.  There is also the first Ferrari theme park “Ferrari World” full of adventurous attractions and educational rides, and the “Yas Waterworld” waterpark, containing 43 thrilling and innovative slides and attractions.

The island also features Yas Mall, the second largest shopping center in the UAE, authentic souks and elegant restaurants.