Dubai: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub, is set to expect positive footfall from Indian travelers when international travel without quarantine begins. Before the Covid-19 pandemic, Abu Dhabi recorded more than 450,000 hotel guests from India with an 8.2% increase over 2018 *, the result showed an increase in the number of visitors in from the country.
Over the past year, Yas Island has introduced comprehensive health and safety protocol measures in accordance with guidelines from UAE authorities to ensure visitors feel confident to return to their destination as void go elsewhere.
Demonstrating its commitment to health and wellness and supporting Abu Dhabi’s vaccination program, the popular destination has now seen more than 88% of its employees working in attractions, experiences, hotels, restaurants and retailers on Yas Island, vaccinated against COVID-19, as the island aims to be one of the world’s first fully vaccinated vacation destinations.
In an effort to raise awareness of safety measures on the island, Yas Island has introduced numerous safety measures, including the online platform “#TogetherAtYas” which offers clients a guide to health and safety protocols. public security on Yas Island; and the highly regarded “Yas Wellness Program”, which gives guests direct access to a dedicated team of Yas Wellness Ambassadors.
Wellness Ambassadors are a team of specially trained people who are able to answer customer questions about the health and safety measures in place. In order to continually connect customers to Yas Island, Wellness Ambassadors can be reached by phone, social media, WhatsApp and email from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. UAE time daily.
In recognition of its advanced security efforts, Yas Island has been awarded the coveted WTTC ‘Safe Travel’ seal, making it the first Abu Dhabi destination to receive international honor, reassuring more visitors eager to discover Yas Island and its many offers. – all safe, knowing that the island maintains the highest standards of public health and safety.
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 vacationers a diverse mix of award-winning leisure and entertainment experiences, ranging from unique theme parks, world-class shopping and superb restaurants, to the world-famous golf course, water sports and exciting motorhomes, and spectacular music, entertainment and family events… all on the 25 km² island. Today, Yas Island is home to the award-winning Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, Warner Bros. theme parks. World Abu Dhabi, the record-breaking CLYMB ™ Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina Circuit (home to the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX ™), the glamorous Yas Marina, the award-winning Yas Links golf course, as well as the world’s largest shopping mall. ‘Abu Dhabi, Yas Mall. With eight hotels, including W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Park Inn Radisson, Abu Dhabi, Centro Yas Island, Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Radisson Blu Abu Dhabi Yas Island and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island, In addition to over 165 dining experiences, the destination also offers indoor and outdoor concert halls, including MAD and Etihad Arena, all of which are complemented by a range of visitor services that connect all the attractions to each other.