What is the 60 mins Corniche Tour?
There’s simply no better way to explore Abu Dhabi’s headline-grabbing skyline than from the water. You start your tour in style at the extravagant Emirates Palace Marina, then head out to sea to experience a touch of culture with a cruise along the Heritage Village site. You will then tour the length of the beautiful Corniche, where you will pause at the timeless Fisherman’s Village. Finally, you will head out into open water to cruise around the incredible 1,050-acre man-made Lulu Island.
Price & Departure Times
Duration: 60 minutes
Departure & Return Locations: Emirates Palace marina
Winter Daily departure timings (16th Sep – 30th April): 09:00, 10:30, 12:00, 15:30
Summer Daily departure timings (1st May – 15th Sep): 09:00, 10:30, 15:30, 17:00
Fun, facts and sightseeing
This exciting 60-minute guided tour gives you a unique perspective of iconic UAE sights, which simply can’t be viewed by road. You will ride in the comfort and safety of our rigid, inflatable ribs, whilst our expert guides spark your interest with a fascinating array of architectural, historical and cultural facts about Abu Dhabi, its iconic sights and amazing architecture.
Emirates Palace – The Emirates Palace is certainly one of the most jaw-dropping sights in Abu Dhabi. Depart from the spectacular Emirates Palace marina, see the exclusive yachts in dock and enjoy the peaceful, magical atmosphere and capture amazing photos of this state-of-the-art palace.
Corniche – Cruise by and explore the impressive Abu Dhabi Corniche, which spreads across eight kilometres. Watch the city come to life and capture amazing moments aboard The Yellow Boats!
Fishermen’s Village – There is nothing more beautiful than the harbour. Watch old wooden boats sail into the sea, see fishermen mending their nets and piling up lobster pots. Discover dhows resting against each other against a backdrop of jaw-dropping architecture which lets you live the illustrious present and the ancient past of Abu Dhabi in the same moment.
Cameras at the ready
Throughout the tour, the skippers will pause at all the main sights for photo opportunities, meaning you will always get that perfect Insta snap!
Make sure to tag @TheYellowBoat in all your photos, as we love to share and feature our guests’ photos on our website galley and social media!
- Don’t forget your sun cream
- A camera is a must, as there will be many photo opportunities
- Keep an eye out for marina life – you may be lucky enough to spot a dolphin