Singapore is a modern island jam-packed full of mega attractions, nature parks, and shopping and dining galore. But if over-hyped touristy stuff bores you to pieces, here are some super fun alternative activities guaranteed to put a smile on your face.
ride a panoramic view of the city
Take an exhilarating ride on the largest giant observation wheel in Asia, the Singapore Flyer. In less than 30 minutes, you'll glide up to a viewpoint of over 540 feet high, where you can gaze at the entire modern skyline. Located at 30 Raffles Avenue and open daily, this smooth ride is surely a highlight of the city.
wax nostalgic at the toy museum
Singapore's MINT Museum of Toys at 26 Seah Street doesn't just sound fun, it's also the world's first of its kind, boasting a collection of over 8,000 vintage toys, collectables, and memorabilia spanning 6 levels, and dating all the way back to mid 19th century. This museum is sure to please kids and adults alike. Open everyday with complimentary guided tours on Wednesdays.
soar the sea in a cable car
Soar high above the city, and all the way across the water, in a gondola cable car over to Sentosa Island. These uniquely fun intra-island cable cars even have glass bottoms so you can see everything beneath your journey. Get out of the busy city and head for fun on the Sky Network to Sentosa Island.
go indoor skydiving
Scared to risk your life jumping out of plane but crave the adrenaline rush? Try out the safer and less expensive version of the death-dying thill at at the word's first and largest themed indoor skydiving wind tunnel at iFly Singapore. You can fly any way you want, any day of the week at this location on Sentosa Island.
play in snow year-round
If you're craving an escape from the hot balmy signature Singapore weather, head over to the sub-zero winter wonderland that is Snow City! With activities like snow skiing, snow tubing and snowboarding, you'll be king of cool and king of the slopes in no time. Located in Jurong East and open every day. Boots and jackets provided with tickets.
Now you'll be having a blast in Singapore in no time at all. But, don't have too much fun. Make sure you know the rules to have a safe and fun time on the island!