Add dates
Abu Dhabi

Outdoor sports

Our most recommended Abu Dhabi Outdoor Sports

Abu Dhabi: Formula Yas 3000 Driving Experience

1. Abu Dhabi: Formula Yas 3000 Driving Experience

Before getting into the driver’s seat you’ll be suited up in full race gear and helmet, and receive a technical briefing from your racing coach. Next, you’ll take familiarization laps around the circuit in a Renault vehicle. During these slow laps, your coach will explain the racing line and how to approach each corner. At this point in your activity you should be ready for the real action. You’ll head back to the pits, where you’ll be further briefed on your car before being tightly strapped in. Prepare to feel every bump, ripple and sensation of the drive. You can be sure that you've never been this connected to a driving machine! Get a grasp of the inner workings of this racing car and experience truly sensational performance first-hand. For 20 minutes For 20 minutes, you’ll be in charge of the paddle shifters, which help shift the gearbox up and down. Two on-board video cameras will capture your drive and allow you to re-live the action later on.

Abu Dhabi: Morning Desert Safari with Camel Ride

2. Abu Dhabi: Morning Desert Safari with Camel Ride

Embark on an exciting morning desert safariin the desert surrounding Abu Dhabi. Ride over the vast dunes in a 4x4 Land Cruiser, glide down the dunes on a sandboard, and enjoy a relaxing camel ride with scenic views. Get ready for a desert safari starting with an early morning pickup at your hotel. A 45-minute drive takes you to the heart of the desert outside Abu Dhabi. Explore the desert in a 4x4 Land Cruiser, bashing the huge dunes. The fun continues with a chance to try out sandboarding. Follow the instructions and glide over the dunes effortlessly. During the safari, there will be plenty of opportunities to pose for some photos in the desert. This special morning safari concludes with a short camel ride before the transfer back to the pick-up point.

Abu Dhabi: Yas Marina Circuit Venue Tour

3. Abu Dhabi: Yas Marina Circuit Venue Tour

Go behind the scenes of the glamorous Formula 1 motor racing world on a guided tour (90 - 120 minute duration) of the state-of-the-art Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island Abu Dhabi. Now open to the general public for escorted track tours, the Yas Marina Circuit tour is a must for all visitors to Abu Dhabi along with all motorsports fans. Travel to key points by air-conditioned bus. Start at Yas Central where the racing activities of the Yas Racing School are showcased. Learn about the different race cars of Yas Marina Circuit, including the latest F1 model. Next, go to the North Grandstand to see what the spectators see from the Du Arena View. If there are no events happening, you will continue through the race track by bus, passing areas like the Drag Strip, Kartzone, Shams Tower and Yas Marina View. See the F1 team pits and garages for a closer understanding of what is required to host a successful F1 race. Then, have your photo taken on the podium holding a race trophy!

Abu Dhabi: Caterham Seven Driving Experience

4. Abu Dhabi: Caterham Seven Driving Experience

Step up your driving game and get your adrenaline pumping with a Caterham 7 driving experience in the company of an expert driving instructor. Charm meets modern technology in this super-lightweight sports car by Caterham Cars. This modern reproduction of an old Lotus design can compete with the most powerful supercars. Drive at a blistering pace with this brilliantly fast machine at Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix. Upon arrival at the track, attend a safety briefing with a senior instructor. Learn about racing lines, braking points, overtaking rules, dos and don’ts, and general track safety rules. After your safety briefing, enter the track to start your adrenalin-packed driving experience, with expert coaching to improve your driving skills. Afterward, head back to the pit lane for a cool down and debrief with your instructor. Friends and family are welcome to watch you on the track from the raised viewing terrace near the food and beverage outlets.

Abu Dhabi: Polaris Drift Sprint at Yas Marina

5. Abu Dhabi: Polaris Drift Sprint at Yas Marina

Go head-to-head with your friends, family, or colleagues over two dynamic dry and wet short courses. Drive the Polaris RZR RS1 in a unique sprint race while drifting at the same time. Two identical custom-made tracks are used, and the start sends the vehicles in opposite directions. A dividing barrier is used between the two tracks and the ‘donut’ section is wet, making it easy to drift the car. Unleash your competitive side and complete the course as quickly as possible. Enjoy 10 minutes — about 5 runs of head-to-head — racing after an expert instructor sets the rules out for you. Benefit from the easy-to-use continuous variable transmission, and delight in a vehicle modified to cater to tarmac experiences and drifting on wet surfaces. This experience is most fun in groups so that while 2 people are driving, the rest can enjoy the action.

From Abu Dhabi: Al Ain Full Day Tour with Lunch

6. From Abu Dhabi: Al Ain Full Day Tour with Lunch

Visit Al Ain, the traditional seat of the Sheikhs and perhaps the most traditional of the main cities in the UAE where desert life is best demonstrated. See a true series of oases and take a visit to the Al Ain National Museum and Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, as well as a trip to the camel race track and the livestock market where you can watch real-life bargaining, an important part of the culture.  Following this, head to Jebel Hafeet, the great mountain and its remarkable location that overlooks the beauty of Al Ain city. Also, visit the Hot Springs situated at the foot of the mountain and discover the healing water which is found abundantly in this area. Then, enjoy lunch in a hotel before heading back to Abu Dhabi. 

Abu Dhabi: Yas Marina Circuit Aston Martin GT4 Passenger

7. Abu Dhabi: Yas Marina Circuit Aston Martin GT4 Passenger

The Aston Martin GT4 has all the refinement and grace of its road friendly counterpart, the Vantage, but is modified to suit professional racing needs. Once in the car, you’ll notice the impressive interior fitted with additional instrument panels, protection bars and customized windows. Light on its wheels, the Aston Martin GT4 navigates sharp corners with ease and crosses a straight with the swiftness of a cougar. This passenger experience is not only about the illustrious vehicle and the purr of one of the best sounding engines ever made, but also the skills of the professional racing driver at the wheel. Spend 10 minutes with your professional driver racing around the track.

  • Water activities
2 activities found
Sort by:

Frequently asked questions about Abu Dhabi Outdoor Sports

What are other things to do than Outdoor Sports that are worth visiting in Abu Dhabi?

The other unmissable things to do in Abu Dhabi are:

Which Abu Dhabi Outdoor Sports are taking additional COVID-19 precautions?

Other Sightseeing Options in Abu Dhabi

Want to discover all there is to do in Abu Dhabi? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Abu Dhabi

it was a really great experience! Our driver was a cool dude who told us much about Abu Dhabi! And the driving was very much fun! The pick up was without problems and we did a camel ride and sandboarding!

Great organization. Questions in advance were answered immediately by Get Your Guide and solutions were sought. Everything went smoothly on site.

Amazing experience, the staff is really great. Very focused on safety, you will feel confident and will only want to start again.

All beautiful was present there driver FRANCESCA who gave us a lot of info about the Guide

It's really great to see everything! I would happily recommend!!