Sentosa Island

Sentosa Island

Sentosa is a small island in the Indian Ocean, an oasis of countless entertainment options, magnificently interesting museums, state-of-the-art attractions and night light shows. In the western part of the island you will find Fort Siloso built in the 1880s. Today it operates as an interactive museum. The Images of Singapore museum, which shares its building with Madame Tussauds is also dedicated to the history of the city-state.

The island features 3 kilometers of gorgeous white-sand beaches: the ocean waters are regularly cleaned, the beaches are extremely comfortable and are free to enter. Palawan Beach will be an ideal place to spend a holiday with children. Next to it there is the southernmost point of continental Asia which is connecting to the island by a handing pedestrian bridge. Siloso Beach is more apt for the active beach leisure lovers as it offers a flight in the world's largest vertical wind tunnel, IFly Singapore, and a trip to the Wave House surfing complex. Tanjong Beach is considered to be one of the most tranquil and romantic places of the island. It is an ideal destination to lie under a palm tree reading your favorite book or sipping a cocktail. To enhance your quality time at the island there is a chance to visit large (6,000 square metres) and Singapore's only outdoor spa So SPA by Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa.

To see all the sights of Sentosa, climb the county's highest observation tower, the Tiger Sky Tower that offers amazing detailed views not only over the island but far beyond. Another viewing point is located in the mouth of a gigantic 37-meter-tall copy of the Merlion, the guardian of the island's wellbeing. There is a lot to try on Sentosa, there are attraction for any taste and age. You can make a team and have super fun riding down the mountain track in a cart at the Skyline Luge or face the challenge of the virtual reality adventures at the interactive entertainment zone called 4D Adventureland. Adrenalin junkies are invited to the MegaZip adventure park. Meanwhile young natural scientists will be fond of the Butterfly park. And the huge Resorts World Sentosa complex includes Universal Studios theme park and Adventure Cove waterpark, where you can go for an underwater swim with exotic fish, and the S.E.A. Aquarium, where some 100,000 sea animals live. Sentosa is a magical place that will make your dreams come true.

Address: Sentosa Island
How to reach: you can reach Sentosa Island from MRT HarbourFront NE1 on foot via the Sentosa Broadwalk; by Sentosa Express light rail system; by Cable Car or by car.
Coordinates: 1.25427, 103.81937