The $100 million project will open on Yas Island next month…
Abu Dhabi’s brand new, $100 million (Dhs367,000,000) sports facility, CLYMB, is set to open its doors on November 29, The Abu Dhabi Government Media Office announced on Twitter.
CLYMB, which was first announced in 2016, will bring the world’s widest flight chamber and tallest indoor climbing wall to Yas Island.
Although in an interview with Arabian Business earlier this year the project CEO Mohammed Abdullah Al Zaabi said it would open in early 2020, the date has now been brought forward.
— Abu Dhabi Government Media Office (@admediaoffice) October 30, 2019
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The Tweets went on to say that the new Abu Dhabi attraction “is designed to present unique sporting challenges to active lifestyle enthusiasts from around the world and enhances the emirate’s position as a global tourism destination, with world-class attractions for all travellers.”
Offering direct access to neighbouring Yas Mall and Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, CLYMB will be home to the world’s tallest indoor climbing wall, which will extend 43 metres in height.
In total, there will be four walls of varying difficulty, so whether you’re a first time climber or seasoned professional, there’ll be something for all abilities at the new facility.
Thrill seekers will also be able to mimic the experience of skydiving at the flight chamber, which boasts an unmatched width of 9.75 metres.
The facility will also be home to restaurants, shops and a space to host parties, according to the official website.
CLYMB is one of several exciting new attractions in the pipeline in the UAE. Over the next year, The National Aquarium and a new snow park will open in Abu Dhabi, while Dubai will see the grand opening of attractions including Museum of the Future, Ain Dubai and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library
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