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Significant sightseeing tips for Sentosa tour
There are plenty of tourists who visit the island of Sentosa. Even locals do pay visit to this island once a year. Definitely, it can be considered to be a wonderful playground for the families on vacation. One should plant for sightseeing in Sentosa at least for a day. There are several attractions and through this article, you can select the appropriate ones.
What is not to be missed?
Three things to do while visiting Sentosa: Take Skyride and the Luge and view the wonderful sea creatures of the Underwater World. Have a great picnic at any of the 3 beaches here. The first time visitor needs to pay visit to Singapore images, which is regarded to a top attraction. The award winning museum can provide an insight into olden times and also Singapore’s modern days, all under a single roof.
Song-of-the-Sea is regarded to be an over-rated show, is undoubtedly a must watch water show present by the sea and located at the famous Siloso Beach. It was previously called Musical Fountain, is considered to be a thorough change after major renovation. The trip can be ended with the display, where focus is on the fountain type water spray that dances harmoniously with background classical music. Besides it, there is an enhancement with several colorful lighting that constantly changes with rhythm of background music. Presently, filled with bursts of fire, lasers, water jets, pyrotechnics, live cast and pop music, the show is said to have become almost like that of state-of-the-art entertainment. The new additions however, might not be that impressive, but can be a wonderful experience that can be cherished for a long time.
Song-of-the-Sea replaced by the Wings of Time
May 4, 2014 saw this performance to have its last performance and replaced by the Wings of Time, which was done from June 17, 2014 onwards.
Show times and Ticket prices to Wings of Time
Show timings: 7:40pm & 8:40pm
Ticket rates: S$23 (Premium seat) and S$18 for regular seat. The Work permit holders, PR and Singaporean citizens enjoy S$3 discount.
For cheaper Wings of time ticket, please purchase it here.
How to reach Sentosa Island?
Get down at the Harbor Front MRT-station and look for Exit E signage (towards Sentosa/Vivocity Express). On arriving at Vivocity Shopping Mall entrance, turn towards the left and then take escalator to level-3, where you can find the ticketing booths for Sentosa.
How to reach Harbourfront MRT-Station?
Simply click on Singapore street map that would display Vivocity location and how to reach to the Harbour Front MRT-Station right from any area in Singapore through MRT (subway) and public buses.
How to reach Universal Studios Singapore?
Reach Waterfront Station (which is the Sentosa Express first station) if the destination to reach is the Universal Studios or Resorts World-Sentosa Integrated Resort. You can check out the other ways to get to the Universal Studios Singapore.
How to reach Sentosa Beach?
Get down at the Beach station (last station or Sentosa Express 3rd). On coming out of station, you can view the tram station. Join blue line queue for taking tram to Tanjong beach and Palawan or green line towards Siloso beach.
Admission charges for Sentosa Island
S$2 admission charge applied, besides $2 bus fare.
Sentosa Express ticket is $3, inclusive of the island admission fees.
By car or taxi
Revised entrance fees for admission to island by taxi and car are said to be based upon per car or taxi, irrespective of the number of passengers every vehicle carries, are displayed in the table:
|Timings||7am – 12pm||12pm – 2pm||2pm – 7pm||7pm – 7am|
|Weekdays||$5 / taxi||$2 / taxi||$5 / taxi||$2 / taxi|
|Weekends and Public Holidays||$6 / taxi||$6 / taxi||$6 / taxi||$3 / taxi|
|Weekdays||$6 / taxi||$2 / taxi||$6 / taxi||$2 / taxi|
|Weekends and Public Holidays||$7 / taxi||$7 / taxi||$7 / taxi||$3 / taxi|
Sentosa Island parking and other car park charges
You can have your vehicle parked at the given car parks that has affordable rates than that of the car parks present at Universal Studios Singapore: Beach Car Park, Imbiah-Lookout Car Park (near to Universal Studios around 10 mins walk), Tanjong-Beach car park and Palawan-Beach car park.
|7am – 12pm & 2pm – 7pm||12pm – 2pm||7pm – 7am|
|Weekdays||S$3 for the first four hours and S$1/hour thereafter.||Free||S$1 / entry|
|Weekdays and Public Holidays||S$5 for the initial 4 hours and S$2 per hour thereafter.||S$5 for the initial 4 hours and S$2 per hour thereafter.||S$2 / entry|
Sentosa Selection Packages
You are recommended to buy packaged ticket to enjoy over big discounts. Buy Sentosa Choice Pass with us and get cheaper price.
Above pass is to replace old ticketing package as below
First choice: Fun
This wonderful package does allow selecting any of the three attractions provided in the Cat A attractions:
- Guided Tour to Sentosa Nature Discovery
- Fort Siloso
- Tiger Sky-Tower
- Singapore images
- The Merlion
- Fun Ride. Segway?
Also, any single attraction from following Cat B attractions:
- Unlimited Skyrides
- Sentosa CineBlast
- Guided Tour to Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom
- Sentosa 4-D Magix
Second choice: Thrill
This package permits you to select any of the two attractions given in the following Cat A attractions:
- Flying Trapeze (One swing)
- Wave house-Catch the wave (two attempts)
- One Sentosa Luge ride and 1 skyride
- Parajump at the MegaZip Adventure Park
Also, any 1 attraction from following Cat B attractions:
- Two Sentosa Luge rides and Unlimited skyrides
- MegaZip at MegaZip Adventure Park
- Wave House: Flow Rider
- Sentosa 4-D Magix and Sentosa Cine-Blast
- Segway? The Eco Beach Adventure
The above mentioned packages tends to include island admission through Sentosa Express or Sentosa Bus, is sold at a price of about S$36.90 per Adult (U.P $52) or about S$26.90 per Child (U.P.$39) for Fun choice and S$46.90 for Thrill choice. you can buy the packages from the ticketing counters located at Imbiah Station, Sentosa Express Station (Level 3, Vivocity), Beach Station, Singapore images, Fort Siloso or The Merlion. You can follow the self guided Sentosa tour which would offer you with several attractions as listed above.