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Our Maya Island Tour is Live!

a view of a beach next to the ocean
We are delighted to announce the launch of our Maya Island Tour. Our brand new guided sightseeing boat tour in Abu Dhabi!


Abu Dhabi is home to over 200 islands and each one offers something unique; from entertainment, culture and luxury, to untouched beaches and wildlife sanctuaries.

Our Maya Island tour has it all: you will depart in luxury from the from the extravagant Emirates palace. Here, you will take in the views of the incredible Presidential Palace and Abu Dhabi Island. Then, you will head down Abu Dhabi’s extensive coastline to witness the tranquil beauty of Al Maya Island and marvel at the modern architecture of Etihad Towers.

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Key Sights

Emirates Palace – The Emirates Palace is a luxury hotel located in the city of Abu Dhabi and is said to be the most expensive hotel ever built. It is certainly one of the most jaw-dropping sights in Abu Dhabi! You will depart from the spectacular Emirates Palace marina, from which you will see the exclusive yachts in dock, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and capture amazing photos of this state-of-the-art palace.

Presidential Palace – The Presidential Palace is a triumph of modern architecture, paying homage to traditional Islamic architecture and design. It is truly a beauty to behold. As a landmark project, the presidential palace emphasises Abu Dhabi’s role as a leader within the UAE. It houses the offices of H.H. The President, H.H. The Vice President, H.H. The Crown Prince, and the Ministers.

Abu Dhabi Island – As a city shaped by its seafaring heritage, Abu Dhabi can only truly be experienced by the water. Our unique sightseeing tour will take you on a journey through time as you experience the contemporary architecture of Abu Dhabi, juxtaposed with the many desert islands, animals and marine life that capture Abu Dhabi’s unique positioning as a chic city founded on Emirati culture and tradition.

Al Maya Island – Al Maya Island & Resort is a beautiful Island off the coast of Abu Dhabi. Boasting expansive white sands and beautiful turquoise water, it is the perfect getaway destination for residents and tourists in need of an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Etihad Towers – Etihad Towers is a complex of buildings with five towers in Abu Dhabi. These towers achieved worldwide fame in 2015, when they were depicted in the Fast and Furious 7 film!

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Competition Time

To celebrate the launch of our brand new Maya Island Tour, we would like to offer you the chance to win 2x complimentary tickets to avail on a date of your choosing (subject to availability).

How it works:

  • Simply follow @TheYellowBoats on Facebook and Instagram
  • Share the competition post on your social channels (you can share the post as many times as you desire)
  • Tag a friend you would like to bring along

The competition closes on the 8th of October and the winner will be announced on the 9th of October, so stay tuned!