Yas Island Abu Dhabi, in addition to its world-class theme parks and attractions, has been nominated across seven categories at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2020.
The nominations acknowledge the destination for its stellar portfolio of theme parks, attractions and developments. The World Travel Awards is regarded as a people’s choice accolade decided entirely based on the public vote. Yas Island fans can vote for the destination, as well as its parks and attractions, across all categories via the World Travel Awards website until September 10, 2020.
Yas Island received two destination nominations this year, inclusive of ‘Middle East’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2020’ and ‘Middle East’s Leading Tourism Development Project 2020’. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, home to the world’s fastest rollercoaster, Formula Rossa, is nominated for the ‘Middle East’s Leading Theme Park 2020’ once more, having first won the accolade in 2019. Yas Waterworld, the world’s first Emirati-themed waterpark, has also received a repeat nomination the ‘Middle East’s Leading Water Park 2020’.
Further to this, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, the world’s largest indoor theme park, is in the running for the ‘Middle East’s Leading Tourist Attraction 2020’. Lastly, record-breaking adventure hub, CLYMB Abu Dhabi, has been recognised as a contender for the ‘Middle East’s Leading Adventure Tourist Attraction 2020’.