Sentosa is an island in Singapore, located off the southern tip of the main island. It is a popular destination for city dwellers who need a break from the constant hustle of modern life. It is a destination where you can discover beaches, nature trails, thrilling experiences and more. The island is home to a variety of things that are sure to make your trip amazing. Read on for some of the most popular activities to do on the island and see why this destination never gets old!
1. Palawan Beach & Southernmost Point
For some wholesome fun with the family, hop on the beach tram at Beach Station and head down to Palawan Beach. Cross the rope bridge to the islet that is the “Southernmost Point of Continental Asia”. Climb up the watchtower to watch passing ships go by and get a bird’s eye view of the beachfront. The calm, turquoise lagoons here are also ideal for swimming and water sports. If you’re looking for some wet ‘n’ wild fun, don’t miss sliding up and down the island’s latest water-theme attraction – Hydrodash. If you’re feeling peckish, head to FOC Sentosa for Mediterranean-inspired food. Inspired by the Barcelona beach scene, FOC looks to convey the Mediterranean spirit with beach hammocks, cosy
2. SkyHelix Sentosa
Located at Imbiah Lookout, take flight on the highest open-air panoramic ride in Singapore – SkyHelix Sentosa! Sit in an open-air gondola that gently rotates as it ascends to a height of 79 metres above sea level. Let your hair down, dangle your feet in the air and enjoy the uplifting experience with a cool drink in hand. Be mesmerised by the breathtaking 360° views stretching from Sentosa to the Keppel Bay area and the Southern Islands. Day or night, each “flight” is a ride to remember!
Explore the wonderful world of aromas at Scentopia! You can join this innovative touchless perfume-making bar, indulge in free scented tours & enjoy with 300+ augmented reality experiences. They have a collection of almost 200 scented oils that can be used to craft several wonderful perfume combinations. If you wish to enhance the experience, you can opt to take a personality quiz to discover your scent preference and then you can also create your signature fragrance.
4. Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum is your one-stop destination for getting that perfect Instagram picture. From Shah Rukh Khan, Leonardo Dicaprio, Kajolto Cristiano Ronaldo, you will find wax statues of many such celebrities. Also, experience the all-new Marvel Universe 4D Cinema that transports you right into the heart of an action movie, while the VR Racing Experience pits you against the best of the best. Also don’t miss the new Ultimate Film Star Experience!
5. Fort Siloso Skywalk
Another attraction is the Fort Siloso Skywalk which is a 11-storey high and 181 meters long Skywalk trail that provides guests with a scenic treetop trek on the way to Fort Siloso. One of the best Instagrammable spots on the island. Fort Siloso is Singapore’s only well-preserved coastal fort that served as part of the country’s defences. The on-site military museum contains a treasure trove of WWII memorabilia, including coastal guns, the remains of fortified military structures and tunnels, as well as an interactive video documentary, complete with wax figures of Japanese & British soldiers at the Surrender Chambers.
iFly Singapore is the place to make all your flying dreams come true. At iFly, you go inside the world’s largest themed wind tunnel spanning 16.5 feet wide and 56.5 feet tall. And as the professionally-guided experience takes place inside a wind tunnel with 18 feet tall acrylic glass walls, this indoor skydiving experience boasts a bonus view of the South China Sea and Siloso Beach.
7. Universal Studios Singapore & S.E.A. Aquarium™
Universal Studios offer excitement, thrills and unlimited entertainment. Experience thrilling shows and attractions like Light Camera Action, Transformer, Accelerator ride, Revenge of the Mummy, Water world, Jurassic Park, , Donkey live, Shrek 4D adventure, Flying Dragon, etc. Very close to Universal Studios, you will find Asia’s biggest SEA Aquarium which houses the rare species of the marine world.
There are so many activities to do in Sentosa Island and we have barely scratched the surface. Apart from the above-mentioned places, you can experience several mind-blowing attractions, fine dining restaurants, and so many other things. Let us know if you have been to Sentosa Island!