Things to do in Sentosa Island Singapore – fun guide by Freaky Thoughts

Whether you are adventure freak, on leisure vacation or need staycation without fuss, just reach to Sentosa Island for countless fun activities. Situated at the Southern coast of the Singapore, this beautiful man-made Island is a favorite place of everyone visiting Singapore.

There are many Singapore tourist attractions visitors looking for. But Sentosa is the place that has its own charm in attracting tourists as well as locals for weekends and holidays.

Everything you look for your trip is here – fun, adventures, waterparks, beaches, luxury stays and many more.

No matter you ride on exhilarating roller coaster, dive with marine lives at SEA Aquarium or take a peaceful walk along the Siloso beach, you’ll end up the holiday with so many incredible memories with your loved ones.

There is always some fun for everyone here. Sentosa has great number of fun-loving activities for kids too. So if you are with your little ones, then definitely they’ll enjoy at the fullest.

Plus, frequently available buses and taxes makes it easy to reach here. You can also pick the monorail services or a golden chance to capture an aerial view of the Island with cable car.

With the long list of things to do in Sentosa Island, you’ll always lack time to do all things that it offers. However, here’s the list of the things to do in Sentosa for perfect memorable holiday:

Universal Studio Singapore

universal studios

Allow your inner child to get amazed by wonders of exciting theme areas and skip a heartbeat with thrilling rides at Universal Studio. If you are in Singapore or planning your trip to Singapore, then this is the place you should not miss.

Universal Studio Singapore is an award-winning theme park placed within the famous Resort World Sentosa. With its uniquely designed 7 themes zones, 24 awesome rides and fascinating live shows, the park has something more to add in your fun-bucket.

Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt

All its 7 zones are based on popular movies and television shows with their own special characters, attractions, food outlets and shopping. It’s a great place to have fun with family and kids where you get a chance to meet your favorite character of the movie.

From mummies of Ancient Egypt to The Lost World dinosaurs and a crate adventure Madagascar, everything will make your journey more live and cinematic.

Battlestar Galactica
Battlestar Galactica

Board onto any of exciting Battlestar Galactica inspired world’s tallest pair of roller coasters, Revenge of the Mummy or Transformers The Ride. There is a huge dining options available around every theme park just to take care of your appetite.

With various overwhelming shows such as Shrek 4D Adventure, WaterWorld and Elmo’s TV Time, you can assure a magical and dreamy day at this beautiful place of Sentosa.

Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269

Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM (Sun-Thu), 10 AM – 10 PM (Fri-Sat)

Skyline Luge Sentosa

Skyline Luge

What else can be more exciting that you get transportation mode with thrilling experiences and scenic views from open-air cable lifting you up with chairs!

While other places offer a lot of enjoyment, Skyline Luge Sentosa has 2 great experiences to make your day: The Sentosa Luge and the Skyride.

Make your dream come true of riding your own car at the Sentosa Luge –  with a 3-wheel carrier, half go-kart and half toboggan ride that goes down from Imbiah Lookout to the Siloso beach.

Instruction will be provided before you start your ride. The gears come in form of steering and brakes – all in your control! Embark on a 3-wheel carrier ride system and enjoy the race with family and friends.

Drive through the different track – The Dragon Trail, The Jungle Trail, The Expedition Trail or Kupu Kupu Trail – leisurely or as exciting as you want. The best part of the luge is you can ride at night too with themed landscaping and unique night lighting.


Next you can go for the Skyride which is basically a cable ride with chairlift. Take a bird’s eye view of the South China sea and Singapore skyline by sitting back in an open air chairlift.

You will be thrilled by stunning views of surroundings as you rise up to top of the hill from mainland Singapore to all the way to Sentosa. As it operates at night also, the ride will become more romantic when you become a witness of the famous sow – Wings of Time.

Pick this two-part adventure in any order as both provides breath-taking views of the nearby.

Address: 45 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa, Singapore

Hours: 10 AM – 9.30 PM (daily)

Phone: +65 6274 0472

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SEA Aquarium

SEA Aquarium

Discover the marvellous wonders of marine life and deep blue secrets with SEA aquarium! It is most family-friendly and all weather attraction of visitors.

With the crown of one of the largest aquarium in the world, SEA aquarium is a home to about 10,000 marine animals with over 800 species. Get a mesmerising deep sea dive with these marine lives with many tunnels, touch tanks and under-the-floor glass tanks.

It is the water wonderland that kids enjoy too. The aquarium offers fun in amazing underwater while educating children and adults.

Watching the unique species like Hammerhead Sharks, Reef Manta Ray, Groupers, Giant Crabs, octopuses and many more very close swimming alongside and over the head, is something you’ll never forget.

SEA Aquarium

This part of the Resort World Sentosa allows its visitors to see unique water creatures in their own unique habitats such a way to bring them straight out of the marine documentary.

Stop in an awe while coming face-to-face with dolphins, discovering more at Touch Pool and watch the colorful fish, rays and sharks with cinema-sized Open Ocean.

The awesome SEA aquarium is something that should be in your list of vising Sentosa Island. You can’t miss it!

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Adress: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269

Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM daily

Phone: +65 65778888

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Trick Eye Museum

Trick Eye Museum

Let your imagination run wild and lost in the world of illusions at the mind-boggling Trick Eye Museum of Sentosa Island.

Become a part of interactive 3D paintings and artworks on the walls, floors and ceilings. This quirky museum is divided into 6 creative themed zones.

Head to the optical illusion room, zany doors and many unbelievable zones such as Safari Kingdom, Dreams of Fairy Tale, Adventure Discovery, World of Masterpieces and many more to take your imagination at the peak.

Trick Eye Museum

Some of the zones has the interactive sound, water and fireworks effects to enhance the electrifying experience of visitors.

If you are the picture-lover, take a camera in hand and take number of pictures in variety of fun and confused poses. This is the only museum to say “please touch” and “take photos”.

The one who wants to cut the difference of the reality with the illusion should definitely visit this museum for unforgettable experience with whole family or friends.

Address: 26 Sentosa Gateway, #01-43/44, Singapore 098138

Hours: 10 AM – 9 PM daily

Phone: +65 6795 2371

Adventure Cove Water Park

Adventure Cove Water Park

No other place can be better than the fun water park to beat the hot day. The Adventure Cove Water Park is the perfect place for non-stop cooling water rides and slides to satisfy your adrenalin with families and friends.

Take a deep dive into plethora of water activities including a-bit-scary but impressive Spiral Washout, Whirlpool Washout or Riptide Rocket – Southeast Asia’s first hydro-magnetic coaster.

spiral washout

Hop on a tube and take a ride of Adventure River, jump into the waves of the pool or race around the wet maze with your friends.

Older guests can enjoy themselves at languid river rides or tunnel plunges while kids will love the Duelling Racer.

Though the water park offers 7 different adrenaline-fixing water rides, the most unique and loved attractions here are Ray Bay or Rainbow Reef.

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The Ray Bay is an exclusive collection of unique species of rays which allows you to wide through the water and get close to these majestic rays. You can also feed them and feel their slippery scales as they slide besides you.

rainbow reef

Snorkel in the colorful Rainbow Reef and view more than 20,000 tropical fishes amongst the beautiful ocean-like reefs.

The adventure Cove Water Park also has The Bay Restaurant to feel good on your stomach. If you forget to bring your water-essential, then don’t worry as the park has the shop that stocks all your water-things like sunscreen or swimming suits.

the bay restaurant

You can also take home many branded souvenirs for the memory of fun you had at the park.

Offering the unique interaction with marine life and immersive experiences makes this water park special from the other Sentosa attractions.

Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269

Hours:  10 AM – 6 PM daily

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Fort Siloso

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Fort Siloso is the only surviving coastal fort of Singapore from the 19th century that was built to protect the island from sea invasion.

The ancient fort has completed more than 70 years and preserving the important World War II memorabilia. This historical place is best to explore the coastal guns and other military tunnels and structures.

History keeners will surely love to visit this place as the fort is loaded with interesting well written history as well as details about the Singapore’s war with Japan.

fort siloso

Apart from the history, it also offers to grab the panoramic views of the island from different scenic trails.

Walk leisurely through the Fort Siloso Skywalk, a 11-storey treetop trail or make the history journey unforgettable with Heritage Trail or Gun Trail.

Be a part of immersive show of Surrender Chambers to live momentous events of Singapore’s history or fascinate by the sound, video and light effects of Japanese invasion.

And yes, don’t forget to share a message of peace on the poppies wall before you leave!

Address: Siloso Road, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099981

Hours: 10 AM – 6 PM everyday

Phone: +65 6736 8672

The entry is free here!!

Wings of Time

wings of time

Simply set against a signature backdrop of calm and beautiful sea atmosphere, Singapore’s Wings of Time is the only night show in the world to set in the open sea on a large waterscreen.

It’s perfect for the well-ending day with magical visuals telling the enchanting and heart-touching story of mythical bird Shahbaz and his friends Rachel and Felix.

wings of time

The story will take you to the new journey of friendship, determination and bravery with captivating water fountains, laser lights, amazing animation and fireworks effects.

Wings of Time is the one and only night show that brings you to the new world of fairy tale presenting spectacular vistas with spellbind effects.

So make sure to not miss the chance to be hypnotize with stunning night show in the tranquil seaside atmosphere.

Address: 50 Beach View, Sentosa, Singapore 098604

Hours: 7.40 PM – 8.05 PM, 8.40 PM – 9.05 PM

Phone: +65 6736 8672

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Singapore Cable Car

singapore cable car

Giving an amazeballs aerial view of the harbour and lush hills, Singapore Cable Car is the perfect fun experience for whole family.

Bliss with the spectacular views of famous Singapore attractions, theme parks as well as picturesque beaches while feeling the fresh air on the Singapore skyline.

Apart from the scenic sights, Cable Car is also a convey mode between Mount Faber and Sentosa Island.

There are 2 lines of cable car experience: one is Mount Faber, runs from Mount Faber peak to Sentosa Island and another is Sentosa, runs within Sentosa itself.

Hop on any of 80 cable car cabins featuring modern facilities and safety features while you rise up in the air to capture the natural beauty of Singapore.

Singapore Cable Car Dining
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Make your evening even more special with Singapore Cable Car Dining. You can have the resplendent 3-course meal while enjoying fantastic views of the city.

The evening in the nightlife of Singapore looks better from the peak of cable car and even more luxurious with having meal in your cabin with enough privacy.

Address: 1 Harbourfront Avenue, tower 2 Keppel Bay Tower, Singapore 098632

Hours: 8.45 AM – 9.30 PM

Phone: +65 6736 8672

iFly Singapore

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Many of us wants to try the real adventure of skydiving. However, most of us give up when actual time arrives to jump off the plane or helicopter.

iFly Singapore is one of the largest indoor skydiving which gives you real time sensations of skydiving in a stimulating environment without getting on a plane – and that too easy on your pocket!

The indoor skydiving will put you in a vertical wind tunnel to make you float weightlessly with safety features. You’ll be guided here before you start your unforgettable lifetime experience.

As the iFly Singapore is designed based on airport theme, you’ll find the flight board announcement, sensory airplane noises and check in passes during your fly to give visitors a perfect “flying” frame.

Grab this opportunity to fly high indoor in a fraction of actual skydiving price.

Address: #01 Sentosa Island, 43 Siloso Beach Walk, 01, Singapore 099010

Hours: 9 AM – 9.30 PM (Thu – Tue), 11 AM – 9.30 PM (Wed)

Phone: +65 6571 0000

Madame Tussauds Singapore

Madame Tussauds Singapore
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Opened in 2014 as a 7th Asian branch of famous wax museums by Madame Tussauds, Madame Tussauds Singapore is situated in the heart of Singapore at Imbiah Lookout.

This popular wax museum draws many tourists throughout the year. The museum is home to many wax statues of renowned celebrities around the world.

Greet yourself by clicking selfies with your favorite celebrities, pop singers, sports icons and historic leaders including Michel Jackson, Christiano Ronaldo, Angelina Jolie and Queen Elizabeth II.

Join the peace-making journey of the world as you meet the political leaders such as Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela and Narendra Modi.

Make a pose like you sing with the famous musicians Madonna, Lady Gaga or Jay Chou.

Fascinate by the famous Bollywood stars – legendary Mr. Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit if you had no chance to meet them personally.

Madame Tussauds Singapore

The museum not only allow you to spend time with your favourite stars but also engage you in different interactive activities during the visit.

The first ever boat ride of the museum – Spirit of Singapore – will uncover the country’s remarkable stories once you embark on a journey through the images and 4D effects.

Despite of interactive experiences with wax statues, Madame Tussauds

Museum is worth visiting for its countless live performances every week – making it the only wax museum to offer live actor-led show.

Address: 40 Imbiah Road, Imbiah Lookout, Singapore 099700

Hours: 10 AM – 6 PM (Mon – Fri), 10 AM – 7.30 PM (Sat & Sun)

Phone: +65 6715 4000

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Sentosa Merlion
sentosa merlion

When in Sentosa, you can’t miss the legendary mythical icon of Merlion standing as the guardian of prosperity in Singapore.

Located in a lovely park, this iconic symbol is a half-lion, half-fish creature representing city’s prosperous history.

Overlooking the island, this 37-meter tall statue is worth your visit and one of the great things to do in Sentosa.

For more fun and breath-taking views of the sea and island, you can go into the Merlion’s mouth and enjoy the incredible views of the sea and sentosa.

Get to know about the stories behind the creature through the short film and brief out its history and origin. The night view of the statue with different color lights are something you never gonna miss!

Address: 30 Imbiah Road, Singapore 099958

Hours: 10 AM – 8 PM

 KidZania Singapore
KidZania Singapore

KidZania is an interactive mega theme park specially designed for kids and youngsters of age 4 to 17. Here you can watch you kids to have fun at the same time learning and playing different life roles they wish.

While it offers various fun and entertainment activities, KidZania Singapore also allows kids to pick their interest jobs and participate in many educative activities.

No matter what they want to become when they grow, either engineer or pilot, this indoor kid-sized city gives them a chance to try all of them.

KidZania Singapore

It provides more than 80 professional jobs to gain the real-time and lifelike experience, making them more educate on how to deal and handle particular job or experience.

See your child cooking a cake for you, open a bank account by your little-banker or watch them to do time and money management, KidZania is the best place to allow your little ones grow up their abilities.

Address: 31 Beach View, #01-01/02, Singapore 098008

Hours: 10 AM – 6 PM

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 AJ Hackett Sentosa
AJ Hackett Sentosa

Set against the heavenly Siloso beach, AJ Hackett Sentosa is the first and only bungy jumping site of the Singapore.

Enjoy the screaming of free fall down from the height of 47 m at the Singapore’s first ever bungy jump tower.

This adrenaline lifting experience site has 4 thrilling and heart-racing aerial activities – Bungy jumping, Giant Swing, Skybridge and Vertical Skywalk – making it Asia’s only jump site featuring 4 exhilarating adventurous.

AJ Hackett Sentosa

You can also go for double bungy jump with your partner or a Giant Swing if you are in a mood to swing and scream. Take some scenic vistas of Sentosa by walking on an exposed bridge Skybridge without harnesses but in complete safe.

Let not say much about it, but it’s the best feast for thrill-seekers to jump off from the sky-height of the tower.

Address: 30 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099011

Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM (SUN – Thu), 10 AM – 9 PM (Fri & Sat)

Phone: +65 6911 3070

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 Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom
Butterfly park and Insect kingdom

As you know that Sentosa is a manmade island and fulfilled with numerous enjoyment and thrilling activities. However, this beautiful spot also offers you to immerse with the nature in all its beauty.

Butterfly park and Insect kingdom allows the visitors to walk through the lush tropical garden showcasing more than 3000 different species of rare insects from across the world.

Take a stroll through this home of plenty of vegetation, blooming flowers and rejuvenating waterfalls discovering the rare species with a guided tour.

Butterfly park and Insect kingdom

This beautiful landscape is also home to around 1,500 butterflies of over 50 species. When they fly freely around you at the Butterfly Aviary, the feeling will be refreshing and magical.

There is butterfly park, a bird park and insects and creepy crawlies area. The Insect Safari Tunnel is a unique tunnel housing many interesting insects like Dynastes Hercules beetle, diving beetle, giant scorpions, and many more.

Butterfly park and Insect kingdom

Not just thousands of creepy crawlies and butterflies, but this nature park also has sections dedicated to jungle parrots and reptiles.        

The Butterfly park and Insect kingdom of Sentosa is a perfect place to feed the curiosity of nature enthusiastic and insect lovers to spend a well fun-day in the nature look-like environment.

Address: 51 Imbiah Road, Singapore 099702

Hours: 9.30 AM – 7 PM

Phone: +65 6275 0013

Mega Adventure Park
MegaZip Sentosa
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If the AJ Hackett or Skyline Luge is not enough for your sensory nerves, then head to the mingle of nature and stimulating adventure rides at the Mega Adventure Park.

The star of the show is the MegaZip Sentosa, which is Asia’s number one zip line that zips you over the lush forests of Sentosa.

Fly with this steepest flying experience at the height of 75 m and exciting speed of 60 km/hr in the air across the 450 m long zip line.

The MegaZip promises to bond with your family or friends over the adventure as you can fly simultaneously along 3 side-by-side zip lines. This is one great adventure helps you to explore the greenscape of Imbiah Hill to the end of zip line beautiful Siloso Beach.

Secondly, scary, at the same time exciting free fall at MegaJump will take your breath away for a moment as you falling down from the 15 m height. However, this is not for you if you are faint-hearted!

Mega Adventure Park

Challenge your strength and dare accepting ability by climbing high with tree-top obstacles in your way at MegaClimb or let your inner climb reveal your tolerance at one of the highest rock climbing walls of Singapore – MegaWall.

Feel the sensations of excitement and fun, both at the same time at this adventure-filled Mega Adventure Park.

Address: 10A Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099008

Hours: 11 AM – 7 PM

Phone: +65 6722 3785

 Sentosa 4D Adventureland
Sentosa 4D Adventureland
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Not everyone can handle the ups and downs of the roller coasters. But what if someone wants to feel the thrill of roller coaster without getting into it?

Well, sentosa allows you to explore the 4D virtual experiences at Sentosa 4D Adventureland. Start a journey with the Journey 2: The Mysterious Island where the cinema-like 4D movie experience will puts you in real-kind world.

Feel like you are the part of the adventure when the 4D digital effects of water sprays, wind and scents brings the virtual movie magic to your experience.

Embark onto the high-tech 4D interactive ride of breath-taking Extreme Log Ride, a virtual roller coaster, through the deep dive into the down valleys and ravines.

Try out the amazing imaginary-cum-real journey to harvesting plants through gigantic log or thrill by jumping into the crocodile-infested waters.

Sentosa 4D Adventureland

Get a chance to judge your aim and shoot out the bandits army with a motion-sensor pistol at an interactive shoot-out game of Desperados.

Most of us afraid of taking real-life adventure. The Sentosa 4D adventureland offers to feel the real thrill along with advance 4D technology experiences and memories you’ll never forget.

Address: 51B Imbiah Road, Singapore 099708

Hours: 10 AM – 9 PM

Phone: +65 6274 5355

 Gogreen Segway Eco Adventure
Go green Segway Eco Adventure

Sentosa is very hugely spread with its unique attractions, stunning view points and calm beaches. Lacking time is the thing that stops you to cover all of them when you are on a short trip.

Sentosa Segway is the best way to efficiently explore every corner of the island. The Go green Segway Eco Adventure is an eco-friendly and reliable to move through the crowds effortlessly.

Go green Segway Eco Adventure

It’s just simple to ride as it requires your feet to move the Go Green Segway. Freely you can take selfies as you ride and stop at the places you want to click the pics.

Glide across every twists and turns taking a glimpse of the scenic surrounding through the versatile designing pathways under the training and guidance.

Soak up the beautiful scenery in your way of riding Asia’s most exciting eco ride at Go Green Eco Adventure.

Address: 50 Beach View, Sentosa, Singapore 098604

Hours: 10 AM – 7.30 PM

Phone: +65 9825 4066

 Sentosa Beaches
sentosa beaches
Sentosa beaches

The most iconic and white sands Sentosa beaches are the perfect vacation spot to spend some peaceful and quality time away from bustling Singapore.

The beaches have a lot more things to do than the swimming. You can spend the quiet time reading a book under a palm tree or enjoying your favorite drink at one of the many beach bars.

There are many beaches such as Siloso Beach, Palawan Beach and Tanjong Beach for a perfect fun day at the calm sea shores.

Take chill pill in the summer vibes at Siloso beach. Indulge in a number of water sports to have cool-time with family or hangout with friends at bar parties.

Take a leisure walk through the iconic suspension bridge of Palawan Beach directing you to the Southernmost Point of Continental Asia. Play in the epic Palawan Pirate Ship water park for water enjoyment in sunny days.

Tanjong Beach is well known for the beach parties – a great place for party-lovers. It is also home to a famous Tanjong Beach Club. If you are fond of a cosy atmosphere around the sea with a glass of drink, this beach offers the great view of the water.

For tranquil atmosphere in the lap of calm sea atmosphere and natural blue water, Sentosa beaches are the best to gain the peace.