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Take centre stage whilst perfecting your aim and involve yourself in the traditional Arabic sport of archery. At Sir Bani Yas Island, we offer you full training and equipment for beginners and enthusiasts, helping you perfect your technique. Our expert guides will be on hand to give you useful tips and instructions. You will be provided with a bow and arrows, and will be able to practice with targets from as close as 5 metres to as far as 20 metres! We will also give you a complete safety briefing before we commence. There are a variety of bows for you to choose from; small ones for children, large, easy to handle ones for adults and professional bows for use by experienced archers. Archery can be booked directly with the Activities Reservation Team in the Activities office.


Suitable for: Ages 6 and above.

Duration: 1-1.5 hours.

Group size: Up to 6 people may participate in this activity at one time.

What to bring: Camera, hat, sporting pants, sports shoes and sunglasses.

Where it is: On the archery course just south of the Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara.

What you might see: The archery range is located in a nice wadi. On route to the range you might spot a number of cute rock hyrax dwelling in the trees. You will also be able to see gazelles and enjoy the views as the sun hits the surrounding wadis.

The availability of this activity is subject to weather conditions.

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