Experience Hub, the trade and promotion arm of Yas Island Abu Dhabi, is currently highlighting its value proposition to industry players and showcasing Yas Island’s growing portfolio of attractions at this year’s World Travel Market (WTM) London.
Experience Hub has contributed to a 25 per cent rise in Yas Island’s theme park visitation from the European markets compared to 2018, with UK and Russia particularly reporting 38 per cent and 41 per cent growth respectively.
Comprised of destination travel professionals and collaborating with a growing network of trade partners, Experience Hub creates compelling holiday packages that combine stays and experiences in the UAE capital with Yas Island’s award-winning and world-class attractions, inspiring unforgettable leisure and entertainment itineraries that appeal to travellers from Europe and beyond.
Yas Island’s expanding portfolio of attractions is expected to continue driving the growth trend in visitation from key European markets. In 2018, the destination enjoyed the successful opening of Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi and later this month, Yas Island will debut CLYMB Abu Dhabi. The highly anticipated sporting attraction will feature the world’s tallest indoor climbing wall and largest indoor skydiving chamber, complementing Yas Island’s other unrivalled attractions and experiences comprising one-of-a-kind theme parks, world-class shopping and dining, a links golf course and thrilling water and motor sports.
Additionally, in 2020, Yas Island will unveil Yas Bay, Abu Dhabi’s newest lifestyle and entertainment offering, which will feature a stunning 18,000 capacity indoor multi-purpose arena, as well as The Waterfront – a development incorporating two world-class hotels, a beach club, 37 cafes and restaurants, and 19 retail outlets.
Experience Hub is currently present at the event as part of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) delegation in the Middle East Hall, at stands ME 200, 201 and 205.