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Universal Studios at Singapore
The most thrilling ride Battlestar Galactica: Human or Cylon roller coasters in the Universal Studios Singapore had been announced to shut down permanently.
There will be a new rides and show coming up to replace this
Hot Deals at Universal Studios
Best deal for all the tourist. Buy Universal Studios Singapore ticket only $62.5 (Normal price $74), get free $5 meal voucher & $5 retail voucher. This promotion valid until 31 December 2014.
Great deal waits for the residents of Singapore: The residents of Singapore can now expect to avail entry pass to the Universal Studios at discounted rates. Pass for adults shall be available for the cost of SGD60 in place of its usual costing of SGD74 and meal vouchers costing at ten Singapore dollars. The permanent residents and the holders of the student pass and the work permits can equally enjoy this fabulous offer up to 21st of October, 2014.
To gather subsequent detailed information, one has to visit the booking site online.
Six months of unlimited entry to the theme park of Universal Studios at a costing of ninety eight Singapore dollars for adults and eighty eight Singapore dollars for the children. Being referred to as a Season Pass to Universal Studios, this great deal shall be applicable alike to the localities and the foreigners. To book online, one just needs to click or to scroll down to find out the tab of ‘SEASON/ANNUAL PASS’
Universal Studios at Singapore that officially got inaugurated on 18th March of 2010, happens to light up a firry excitement to the hearts of those people who seeks thrill seekers and the fun lovers coming from all parts of the globe. One can check out the various deals provided on the tickets to the Universal Studios, while they get picked up from their hotels by the business associates of this theme park.
Being a part of a innovative and growing half of the earth, this theme park of Universal Studios with the new look, shall have such rides and unique attractions to Singapore that not only shall be able to attract the fortunate locals but the people from far-off places alike, who might desire to experience the gallant and the charm of this theme park and along with it the gems of the Singaporean culture.
Visitors, visiting the park not only can expect to experience lively shows and exciting rides, but eventually they shall find themselves amidst some of their dream adventures that they had might seen over the silver screen.
From experiencing and witnessing the live stunts being performed in the attraction of the Water world to riding, the show further goes down through the river, wherein they get accompanied and entertained by the characters of Madagascar that they might love the most, visitors actually discovers himself as a part of the films they admire the most.
The 7 Special Zones inside the theme park
Guests that visiting Universal Studios at Singapore get a chance to experience the 7 special and unique zones within the park: Hollywood, Sci-Fi City, New York, Lost World, Ancient Egypt, Madagascar and Far-Far Away. In total the park offers twenty four attractions and rides, of which eighteen happens to be unique with the Universal Studios, Singapore. Visitors will get the chance to enjoy a lot of options for dining and shops dealing with gift materials, fit to satisfy the most discerning of tastes.
The zone of Hollywood that lies along the entrance of the park happens to be a replica of the gorgeous buildings that were seen in Hollywood around the nineteen forties and along with the glimpse of the entire glamour spectrum that was witnessed during the same time. The street along this zone had been lined up with unique shops dealing with Collectibles from the silver screen and restaurants that caters exotic cuisines. Gussets also have the provisions to entertain themselves with the live performance of Broadway music at the theaters.
The visitors shall experience a suddenly stroll from the Hollywood to the streets of the city of New York, the zone that lies next in the Universal Studios, Singapore. The streetscape ranges back to the period of 1940 that got beautified with the applications of faux gas lamps and brownstones that spells attractions, taking the guests behind the canvas and backdrops of the memorable scenes that they might have seen in the movies or the television. The zone of New York includes one of the steak house going by the name of KT’s Grill that perhaps serves the tastiest of the dishes in Singapore.
Leaving the zone of New York, the visitors find themselves into the city of Sci-Fi that is considered to be the heavens to the fans and admirers of science fiction. In this zone of the theme park, guests have the option to choose the side either with Cylons or Humans and can ride one of the two unique category of roller coasters that uses twine together thereby creating several events of “near misses”. These not only terrify the guests but also happen to be symbolic of the battle between Cylons and Humans.
In a retrograded journey, the guests steps into the next zone that goes by the name of Ancient Egypt, the zone that comes fourth inside the Universal Studios Singapore. In this zone, guests get the option of either entering a popular movie, that goes by the name of The Mummy or he can decide to hunt for treasures buried under the ground. Getting hungry, the guests can pamper the appetites at Café of Oasis Spice that caters spicy cuisines of Malay and Mediterranean origins.
The Lost World
Visitors, trekking out of Egypt of the ancient times, find their way to be more retrograded with landing in the zone of lost world, wherein the guests have the provision to enjoy action packed movies that they had seen previously.
The guest in case he is in a state to bear excitement further, finds themselves into the land of fairy tale that goes by the name of Far-Far Away. Based on hilarious and whimsical movies like the Shrek, this zone showcases exciting four dimensional films based on Shrek and also live concerts are help with Donkey, the favorite equine with the majority of the guests, acting as the show stopper. Guest can take care of their refreshment needs stopping at the potion Shop of the Fairy Godmother, wherein he gets served with the blending of fresh fruit juices with magical potions. Eventually, he can go ahead to the final zone.
The next zone that comes at the terminals of the theme park happens to be that of the Madagascar. Based on charming and interesting animated movies, the zone of Madagascar offers to the visitors a scope to take a ride through a river along with their family. Besides, he can find the presence two restaurants in the zone, wherein he can satisfy his hunger and provide his pair of tiring legs with the much needed rest.
Opening Hours of Universal Studios Singapore and its Ticket Prices
Between Sundays and Fridays, the theme park stays open for the visitors from 10 in the morning to seven o clock in the evening. For Saturdays, the timings are between 10 in the morning to 8 o clock in the evening.
Ticket Prices at Universal Studios
The theme park has the offering of reasonable rates that ranges between 74 Singapore dollars for a single day pass to 118 Singapore dollars for a couple of days to gate pass the adults. Seniors and child visitors can avail discounted rate for them. The table given below shall account for the entrance fees. To place a booking, one can refer to the website.
|Single Day Pass (S$)||Two Days Pass (S$)|
|Adult ( between 13 to 59 years of age)||74||118|
|Child (between 4 to 12 years of age)||54||88|
|Senior (Aging at and above 60 years)||36||58|
The path leading to the Universal Studios
Accessing through Public Buses
1. RWS Eight
Boarding is to be made to the bus at the stop outside the Vivo City. Alternatively, one can approach the place boarding the buses bearing the numbers 855, 188, 166, 145,143, 131,100, 97, 93,80,65,30 and 10. These buses operate between six o clock in the morning and half past eleven at night. The fare for taking a round trip comes for two Singapore dollars.
2. Nine Sixty Three R
Board to the bus is to be made at the stop of “Woodlands Regional Interchange” that lies exactly below the Station of Woodlands MRT. The fare comes about 2 Singapore dollars. It is to be remembered that this service is available only during the weekends and the holidays observed publicly. The first bus gets available at this stop at seven in the morning and the last bus leaves this spot at about ten pm. The Resort of World Sentosa operates between half past eight in the morning and half pat eleven at night.
One can avail a MRT train moving towards Station of HarbourFront that acts as link to the mall of Vivo City, subsequently, he needs to get transferred to the Express train of Sentosa that lies at level three of VivoCity. The fare comes to about 3 Singapore dollars that includes the admission charge to the Sentosa Island.
Approaching through the MRT Train
The trains going along the direction of North-East is to be availed to reach to the station of HarbourFront. One can even transfer himself to any public or the Express train of Sentosa to reach to the destination of the Universal Studios.
Driving in Car
One can directly enter the basement- car park at the World Sentosa Resorts without getting pass through the gantry of Sentosa. One just needs to pay for the car parking fees in case he approaches through this way contrary to the cases of taking entry to the gantry that requires more charges to be paid. The slip for hotel booking is to be displayed if one desires to claim a waiver on the admission charges to the island.
Travelling in Taxi
The charge implication shall stand the same as mentioned in the last instance Visitors departing from the Resorts of World Sentosa needs to bear an additional surcharge of three Singapore dollars that gets waived off in case one travels in taxi with yellow top.
Parking arrangement at the Universal Studios and the Car Parking Charges
Spots at Universal Studios meant to Park the visitor’s Car
The most convenient and nearest spot to park the car shall be the parking spots of either of the hotels like Crockfords Tower, Festive Hotel, Hotel Hard Rock or Hotel Michael.
Parking Charges for the Car at “Resort World Sentosa”
|Day||Time Frame||Charges ($S/hour)||Additional Charges ($S )|
|Monday – Thursday||
||7 for the initial hour||1 for each subsequent 30 minutes|
|Friday- Sunday and publicly observed holidays||
||8 for the initial hour||2 for each subsequent 30 minutes|
For all the cases, the maximum payable fees for parking is capped at twenty eight Singapore dollars for a day
Other spots for Car Parking at Sentosa Island
Being a theme park for the entire of the family, Universal Studios at Singapore attracts everyone irrespective of the age group they fall in. While the adults get a chance seek for thrills on the roller coasters and the heart-pounding thrill rides, the kids enjoys the magic of rides like the Dino-Soarin’. Even the senior most guests can enjoy at the park, with the live shows and rides like the Madagascar that happens to be family friendly.