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“lulu island”(21 reviews)
The only way to get up-close and personal to one of the most graceful sweep of promenade backed by architecturally impressive 21st century buildings - Abu Dhabi Corniche. Followed by an amazing trip around the man-made Lulu Island. If you love being...more
Emirates Palace Marina, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 800 8044
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I had a great time out on the Corniche in Abu Dhabi with Daniel as our really friendly and informative skipper. We were really lucky too to have him all to ourselves. Learned loads about the area, and we've stayed here many...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Did the 90 minutes trip. Ali was our captain. It was an amazing cruise with a lot of good impressions from Abu Dhabi. Ali was very informative and funny. Could highly recommend this trip.

Thank Beat R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently did the 90 minute tour of Abu Dhabu with yellow boat tours. I was with my partner and family and we had an amazing time. The tour operator was cheerful and knowledgeable. The boat was spacious and comfortable and plenty of drinking water...More

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must do in Abu Dhabi as it's a different way to see the city. Daniel was our skipper/guide, he is funny, gave clear information. The ride is safe, suitable for everybody. A big thank yoy

Thank olive62575
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the 60 min tour today with my wife, we were met by skipper Ali who was very helpful on our arrival, there was 6 of us on the boat so plenty of room. Ali was very helpful throughout the tour giving us all...More

Thank richardtouhladjiev
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

So I arrived in Abu Dhabi today. After dropping my things off at the hotel I went straight to the docks where The Yellow Boats are located. I am happy to say it was just going to me and the tour guide Ali on this...More

Thank Shaune S
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived at dock C and were greeted by Captain Danny our skipper for the trip. We had the boat to ourselves which was a bonus. Danny was friendly, knowledgable and the perfect guide, A fantastic way to see from a different angle some of...More

Thank aiw552018
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We went on the 60 minute boat trip, we enjoyed seeing the sights we was lucky and it wasn’t very hazy at all, so we could see everything clearly, we sat up front and the views were great and the skipper Ali was very informative...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon speedboat trip with Ali as our captain and tour guide. He was informative, safe and fun. I would definatly recommend this boat trip.

Thank annettecbrown123
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Great experience but check the safety equipment - not there, don't go. Not our scene after all so no fun.

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31 March 2017|
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Response from LingfieldGambler | Reviewed this property |
Depends on season you are in Abu Dhabi. The boat is uncovered and the sun reflects up from the sea, so plenty of waterproof sunscreen, hats, sunglasses and some water/soft drinks are essential when it's hot. Ensure the... More
31 March 2017|
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Response from LingfieldGambler | Reviewed this property |
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9 June 2015|
Response from MR76ML350 |
This answer is probably too late but I'll still make it. It's located in the Emirates Palace marina (next to the construction of the new presidential palace). You can pay in AED or with a credit card (master or visa). These... More