5 Thrilling Rides To Look Out For At Ferrari World In Abu Dhabi
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the one and only Ferrari branded, amusement park is located on the man-made Yas island in Abu Dhabi, UAE. This theme park has the record of having one of the largest frame structure ever built. The capital city of the oil rich country, when on the Abu Dhabi City Tour the most wonderful sights is incomplete without a trip to Ferrari World. The theme park is as large as seven football pitches put together, with the brand’s trademark red roof. Let’s read about the big attractions of this amusement park that puts it on the top spot for visiting, while you are in Abu Dhabi.
Claimed its place as the world’s fastest roller coaster ride, Formula Rossa is one of the main attractions of the Ferrari World. It provides tourists an opportunity to break their own land-speed record. This ride is only about one thing, speed, that too, 149 mph to be exact, which the riders will reach in flat five seconds. Some well-structured and dangerously banked corners, add a different touch of thrill to the 2 kilometre track. People give frightening reactions after getting on this ride, which makes the roller coaster an adrenaline pumping activity. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi takes immense pride in introducing this heart stopping ride to the world.
A unique and modern racing simulator that offers a virtual six-man race around the Yas Marina Circuit, this challenge will put your racing skills to test. Sit behind the wheel and race a wide range of Ferraris, solo or with a group. Scuderia challenge is a timed attraction, so people will need to reach the park early to sign up for it and push their F1 potential to the maximum. Misjudge one of the breaking points and you get a minor whiplash, while you bury yourself in the tyre wall. It will be great fun to try your hands on this one, especially if you are visiting the park with your equally competitive and adventure-hungry friends.
Speed of Magic
Team up with Nello, a cheeky Ferrari driver and take on a journey through a magical 4D fantasy world. Nello takes people where no Ferrari has ever gone before and wants you to join him in the thrill and a ride for your life. Fly over the mountains, jump off cliffs, wander into the ice caves and dive into the oceans while the simulator technology plays with your senses by changing the temperature, light, movement and moisture along the way. The impressive effects and different locales makes this dark ride attraction of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, worth experiencing, at least once in your lifetime.
Fiorano GT Challenge
A steel duelling roller coaster ride, Fiorano GT Challenge, consists of two parallel tracks and spider-shaped cars that twist and turn along the tracks to give you a thrilling ride to enjoy. Hop onto the Ferrari F430 Spider and unleash your competitive skill while you race your friends on this furious ride with hairpin turns and exciting straights, on the top speed of up to 95 km per hour. The twin roller coasters cross each other’s path several times adds to the overall thrill and excitement to the ride. The ride never ends in a tie and there is always a winner and a loser at the end of this finishing line, which makes trying this ride even more necessary for challenging your friends into a riding duel.
Karting Academy was launched into the Ferrari World during the F1 season in November in the year 2014. It gives riders an adrenaline pumping, hands-on racing experience. Whether you brag about your racing skills or you are a beginner, tourists and visitors to the amusement park can put their racing skills to test, around 290 metre track, on advanced electric powered go karts. Challenge your friends and family in this racing ride where you can touch a maximum speed of 80 km per hour. Karting academy provides one of the safest rides of its kind, which guarantees unlimited fun and offers some serious boasting rights. You’ll want to hop onto the go kart on more than one occasions and might end up queuing for this ride again and again.
Get a chance to buy some Ferrari special treats and gifts for your family while visiting Ferrari World. Their unique shopping experience will lure your eyes with all the latest fashion trends with a touch of Ferrari. Feast in style at any one of the five restaurants that Ferrari World has to offer and find yourself transferred to Italy, Ferrari’s homeland, with mouth-watering snacks, warm hospitality and authentic Italian cuisine. Whether you like to have a quick bite or eat leisurely, this park offers an experience of happiness for every taste.