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Banged up in Abu Dhabi - but you can escape from this prison!

Abu Dhabi is about to welcome its most thrilling and adrenaline-fueled activity yet. Suitable for all ages, ‘PrisonIsland – Beat the Bars’ is a super cool journey filled with absorbing challenges that require quick thinking, sharp logic and most importantly, total teamwork.

At its location in Abu Dhabi Mall, you’ll be invited to team up and set off on a mission of a lifetime.

There’s 26 unique and imaginative cells, set within an enormous 1,000m2 complex, and your team will need to use all your skills and talents to solve puzzles, collect points and work together as a team to complete this amazing and other-worldly adventure.

Ranked according to difficulty (physique, tactics or technique), every cell is worth a different number of points and each challenge is based around its own distinct theme, with special effects and incredible designs that are set to transport teams into an unforgettable alternative reality.

Providing every kind of quiz and problem-solving challenge imaginable, be solving cells like The Vault, Tilt, Cliffhanger, Tower, Flash Dance and many more hair-raising and fun activities.

As it’s ideal for guests aged eight to 88, it’s the perfect activity for team building events, birthday parties or special occasions as it takes between one to three hours to complete.

Prison Island is due to open very soon at Abu Dhabi Mall, with prices starting from AED 125 for adults and AED 105 for kids per hour. Active wear and sneakers are required to take part, and changing room facilities are available on site.

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