Glittering Arabian Gulf views and a wildlife adventure await you on Sir Bani Yas Island

There are places on the planet where sun, sea and land combine in such a way it’s almost magical. Places of wonder where time stands still and visitors who have the privilege of experiencing them, come back relaxed, rejuvenated and resplendent.
Sir Bani Yas Island is one of these places.
For lovers of nature who seek out wildlife and adventure activities, Sir Bani Yas Island offers countless ways to explore, relax and indulge yourself on an exotic Arabian island setting.
Located just off the shore of the Western region of Abu Dhabi, Sir Bani Yas Island is one of the eight which make up the Desert Islands in Al Gharbia. It offers visitors access to the Arabian Wildlife Park, one of region’s largest wildlife reserves and home to more than 10,000 free roaming animals including Arabian Oryx, gazelles, giraffes, hyenas and cheetahs.
Guests can take a 4x4 Nature & Wildlife Drive of the park in specially made vehicles accompanied by expert guides.
Upon anchoring just one mile off Sir Bani Yas Island, MSC Cruise guests will be accompanied to Sir Bani Yas Island via tender boats and will be received at the destination by friendly beach attendants who will welcome and help each guest to live out a truly fantastic Arabian adventure.
The island offers visitors a range of activities and experiences. If guest are looking to explore the beauty of the island and get in touch with Mother Nature, guests will be able to simply take a walk through the diverse range of fauna and admire flocks of flamingos gracing the mangrove lagoon.
For guests looking to sit back, relax and soak up the sun, Sir Bani Yas Island allows all guests to slip away and enjoy the waves washing over pristine white sands from the shoreline of this magical and timeless Arabian Island. 
Sir Bani Yas Island. Four words that describe not just any Arabian island destination. But then MSC Cruises is no ordinary cruise.