You will agree that each and every person in the world would really like to take a ride in the legendary Ferrari, won’t you? Do you want to know how racers can prepare for the following competition? These days you can go to the covered amusement Ferrari World park located in Abu Dhabi, where all your dreams will come true. Both kids and adults will have the highest level of joy and happiness, running from one amusement ride to another throughout the day. By the way, some of them set new speed records among all the amusement rides in the world.
The speediest and the scariest amusement rides of Ferrari World
In the year of 2010, during the opening ceremony of Ferrari World, the most dangerous and exciting rides of the park were tested by the real Formula 1 racers such as Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa. Famous racers really liked such famous rides as Formula Rossa and Flying Aces. Formula Rossa is the roller coaster with the highest speed in the world, where carriages reach the speed of 240 kph in less than 5 seconds. The unique combination of sharp turns, falls, and hills create the highest level of adrenaline, and you won’t be afraid of anything in your life after taking a ride on one of the attractions offered here.
The second amusement ride is called the Flying Aces. For now, this is the unique roller coaster in the world, where one can ride the ancient double-decker constructed in 1900. Furthermore, this ride offers the tallest loop of 63 meters and the sharpest incline of 51 degrees at the beginning of the track. The ride imitates the movement of a real double-decker, flying at the speed of 120 kph, and performing incredible tricks. This amusement rides will tell you the story of Ferrari logotype that was made on the base of the personal badge of Italian pilot F. Baracca.
One can also visit the Turbo Track in order to participate in the real tests for racers. After watching a short interactive movie, the cabin will move to the height of 62 meters with the speed on 102 kph, moving above the roof of the park, twisting like a spiral, and simply falling down at the end.
There are more than 20 rides in the park, and each and every person can find something for their own taste. There are as extreme, as well as more patient amusement rides offered in the park. Furthermore, there’s a special zone for kids here.
During the opening ceremony of Ferrari World in 2010, the most dangerous and exciting rides of the park were tested by the real Formula 1 racers. Famous racers really liked such famous rides as Formula Rossa and Flying Aces. Formula Rossa is the roller coaster with the highest speed in the world, where carriages reach the speed of 240 kph in less than 5 seconds.
Going behind the stage
Galleria Ferrari Park offers the vast collection of unique cars. One can take pictures, and even ride some of them. Just imagine that you can ride a real racing car, and drive around the park. However, you need to have an international driving license and pay an additional amount of $50.
Young visitors of the park can try themselves as real racers too. There are several car schools in the park, where children can take driving classes, and practice with the real karts.
Furthermore, there’s an interactive space, where one can change the tyres of a racing car, trying to overbeat the competitors. In case if you decide to visit Made in Maranello location, you will see how cars are manufactured and tested. However, there are many other different things here! There are many unusual and surprising locations in Ferrari World park.
Life hacks: how to make everything in time and enjoy the place
One can reach the maximum level of joy by planning everything in advance. Below you will find the list of tips, which will help you to enjoy all the benefits of the place:
- You need to allocate a full day for the park. You can’t visit even a half of it if you take a tour that lasts for a couple of hours.
- The best time to visit the park is on Tuesday and Wednesday. These days you will enjoy more space and fewer people. As a result, you will be able to avoid queues.
- In order to avoid queues, you can also buy the so-called golden ticket. The price is almost two times higher than the price of the regular ticket.
- You can also get a discount of 10-15% by booking the tickets in advance. Furthermore, you can purchase a single ticket for both Ferrari World and Yas Waterworld.
- One can bring small bottles of water and some snacks for children to the park.
- You are allowed to leave the park as many times as you want by taking a special stamp on the ticket.
- You can also find Yas Mall with the food court right next to the park, where you can eat a lot of tasty things, saving your budget.
Ferrari World is located on Yas Island near Abu Dhabi. One can come here by taking a taxi for 40 AED from Abu Dhabi, or 200 AED from Dubai. You can also take special buses connecting these two cities.
Address: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, the UAE
Working hours: from Tuesday till Saturday, 11:00 – 20:00. The park is closed on Monday.
Tickets: from $80 for adults, and from $60 for kids.