- Race Week
This spring season Yas Marina welcomes guests for an exciting array of outdoor activi-ties, from pearl diving and stand up paddle boarding, to family brunch and an ener-getic kids camp
Abu Dhabi, 21st March 2019: To beat the heat this Spring Break, Yas Marina invites guests to explore a selection of outdoor activities. From adrenaline-charged water sports, to family-friendly adventures - the capital’s favourite destination has a schedule filled with activities for all ages.
Kids Spring Camp at Vogue Fitness
Vogue Fitness is geared up for another highly anticipated kids camp – promising an action-packed experience delivered by the best professional trainers. Commencing on 31st March, the highly anticipated kids camp will include sports, games, arts and crafts and lots of fun activities to stimulate the kids’ minds and bodies. For convenience and flexibility, both day pass and week pass options are available.
Where: Vogue Fitness, Level 1, Building 2, Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi
When: From 31st March until 4th April and from 7th April until 11th April
Price: starting from AED 200 for a day pass
Contact details: 02 583 2380, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.vfuae.com/kidscamp
Explore Emirati heritage with a Serdal Pearl Diving Expedition
Introducing the Serdal Pearl Diving Expedition - an adventure over seas that pays homage to the country’s pearling history and gives visitors the opportunity to live out the traditional art of pearl diving in the Arabian Gulf. A traditional Emirati dhow will take off from Yas Marina and sail towards the diving site, where participants are welcome to jump into the waters to free dive and attempt finding a treasured pearl. Throughout the journey, complimentary refreshments and light snacks are provided, alongside singing and lessons in traditional pearling and diving methods, to harvest real oyster shells from pearl beds (hiraat).
Where: From Yas Marina at Gate 2
When: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, from 8am till 1.30pm
Price: Starting from AED500 per adult, AED250 per child (8-12), and free for children under eight
Embark on a boat journey exploring the islands with Captain Tony’s
Operating from Yas Marina, Captain Tony’s offers a range of boat tours to explore Yas Island’s coastline. With a diverse range of tours and activities, guests can leisurely sail on a full or half day boat trip, explore pristine hidden beaches, or enjoy an adventurous stand up paddle.
Boat tours available include a Sunset cruise, Yas quick cruise, Fishing, Cruise & Dip, Moonlight Dhow cruise, and Daylight cruise.
Where: Yas Marina, Yas Island
Price: From AED 125 per person for Yas Quick Cruise
Contact: 0501332060, email@example.com, www.captaintonys.ae
Set the tone to the weekend with a Friday morning SUP by Eywoa
Watersport-enthusiasts can now practice their SUP (stand up paddle) skills every Friday morning at Eywoa, from 9am until 12pm. SUP by Eywoa is a fun activity that allows participants to perfect their techniques, while being entertained and engaged in this sport. Guests will have a chance to rent a single, double, XL or race board, while those who already own a board will pay a small fee of AED 20 for the usage of the facilities. Prices are AED 80 for single board and include a board, paddle, vest, and a dry small bag.
Where: Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi – enter Gate 2 Berth
When: Every Friday, 9am till 12 pm
Price: from AED 80 for a single board, online bookings are available
Contact: 050 562 63 83, 050 121 02 64, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.eywoa.com
Learn to sail with Abu Dhabi Sailing Academy
Based in Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi Sailing Academy gives everyone a chance to be the captain. With a variety of courses available for adults - from beginner to top raising levels - residents of Abu Dhabi are given a possibility to acquire a new hobby. Apart from private lessons, Abu Dhabi Sailing Academy offers to discover the joy of sailing through team building activities or charter and racing events.
Where: Yas Marina
Price: AED 150 per person per hour, minimum of two hours
Contact: +971 (0) 50 404 7688, https://www.yasmarina.ae/discover/water-activities/abu-dhabi-sailing-academy, email@example.com
Family fun at Yas Marina’s expansive venue
Perfect weather is the optimal occasion to bring the family to Yas Marina, to enjoy a day outdoors. Guests can take a stroll alongside the promenade, enjoy the beautiful views at one of the restaurant’s terraces while enjoying a flavourful meal and let the children play in the fountains or at the playground. Families are welcome to bring any outdoor games and enjoy the fresh air.
Where: Yas Marina
Contact: Yas Marina, Yas Island, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://www.yasmarina.ae/
Family Breakfast and Brunch
Ideal for all tastes, the variety of dining options includes everything from small nibbles to extensive feasts. Nine dining outlets at Yas Marina cater to all, and promise to satisfy for hours.
Breakfast At The Scene
Whether it is to have a healthy pick-me-up of crushed avocado served on sourdough or a lavish short rib benedict, Simon Rimmer has it all on Fridays and Saturdays from 10am until 12pm.
Where: The Scene
When: Every Friday and Saturday
Price: from AED 29 per item
Contact details: 050 797 0331, https://www.yasmarina.ae/dine/british/the-scene-by-simon-rimmer, email@example.com
Family Seafood BBQ Brunch at Aquarium
On Saturdays, Aquarium is the ideal place for families as the Seafood Brunch allows children to soak up various kids entertainment options, such as face painting and different games, while adults indulge in the seafood buffet with live cooking stations, all under Latino vibes.
When: Every Saturday, 12pm –5pm
Price: From AED 175 per person
Contact details: 050 696 9357, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://www.yasmarina.ae/dine/seafood/aquarium
Saturday Family Brunch at Stars N Bars
Stars N Bars treats its guests to a Saturday brunch with classics from the past decades to set the tone for a relaxing afternoon. Diners can order limitless appetizers at any time as well as have the option to choose from mouth-watering main courses and finish the feast with an assortment dessert platter. The little ones have their own brunch treat and are offered unlimited French Fries and a meal with a milkshake or a soft beverage.
Where: Stars N Bars, Yas Marina
When: Every Saturday, 12pm – 4pm
Price: From AED 149 per person, pay as you go option in also available
Contact details: 02 565 0101, email@example.com, https://www.yasmarina.ae/dine/american/stars-n-bars