We all need a break every now or then, whether that means spending quality time with family or catching up with friends, Singapore has something for everyone. From hidden gems to well-loved favorites, here are 16 thrilling things to do in Singapore. 

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1. Feel the Need for Speed at KF1 Karting Circuit:

Get your adrenaline pumping with high-speed thrills at the KF1 Karting Circuit. Located in the heart of Singapore, this world-class karting facility offers an exhilarating experience for racing enthusiasts of all skill levels. Strap on your helmet, buckle up, and zoom around the track as you compete against your friends and family in a pulse-pounding race to the finish line.

2. Immerse Yourself in Nature at Singapore Zoo:

Visit to the renowned Singapore Zoo, where you can get up close and personal with a fascinating array of wildlife. Explore lush habitats designed to mimic the animals' natural environments, and don't miss the chance to catch captivating animal shows and feeding sessions.

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3. Thrilling Rides at Universal Studios Singapore:

For an adrenaline-fueled day of fun, head to Universal Studios Singapore, located on Sentosa Island. Embark on exhilarating rides, meet your favorite movie characters, and immerse yourself in the magic of Hollywood at this world-class theme park.

4. Explore the Sights and Sounds of Chinatown:

Dive into Singapore's rich cultural heritage with a visit to Chinatown, where you can explore bustling streets lined with vibrant markets, traditional shophouses, and ancient temples. Indulge in authentic local cuisine, hunt for souvenirs, and soak up the festive atmosphere, especially during Chinese New Year celebrations.

5. Create Art at ArtScience Museum:

Spark your creativity and curiosity at the ArtScience Museum, an iconic landmark located at Marina Bay Sands. Explore immersive exhibitions that blend art, science, and technology, and unleash your inner artist with interactive installations and hands-on activities.

6. Family Bonding at Gardens by the Bay:

Spend a leisurely day at Gardens by the Bay, a breathtaking oasis in the heart of the city. Marvel at the iconic Supertree Grove, explore the Cloud Forest and Flower Dome, and let the kids run wild at the Children's Garden, featuring water play areas and interactive exhibits.

7. Cultural Discovery at Singapore Botanic Gardens:

Take a leisurely stroll through the Singapore Botanic Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage site brimming with lush greenery and exotic flora. Discover the National Orchid Garden, home to thousands of orchid species, and enjoy a picnic amidst the serene beauty of this botanical paradise. 

8. Foodie Adventure at Hawker Centers:

Indulge in Singapore's culinary delights with a foodie adventure at one of the city's many hawker centers. Sample a diverse range of dishes, from savory laksa and tender chicken rice to crispy roti prata and mouthwatering satay, all at affordable prices.

9. Maritime Exploration at Maritime Experiential Museum:

Dive into maritime history and embark on a voyage of discovery at the Maritime Experiential Museum. Learn about Asia's rich maritime heritage through interactive exhibits, life-sized ship replicas, and immersive multimedia experiences. 

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10. Zoom Down the Skyline Luge Singapore:

For a dose of adrenaline-pumping excitement, head to Skyline Luge Singapore on Sentosa Island. Hop on a luge cart and race down a twisting, turning track, surrounded by lush greenery and panoramic views of the island. With multiple tracks to choose from, this exhilarating activity promises fun for all ages.

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11. Night Safari Adventure:

Experience the magic of the animal kingdom come alive at night with a visit to the Night Safari. Embark on a tram ride through lush rainforest habitats, spot nocturnal creatures in their natural surroundings, and enjoy captivating live performances showcasing the wonders of the night.

12. Cultural Enrichment at Peranakan Museum:

Dive into the vibrant culture of the Peranakan community at the Peranakan Museum, located in the heart of the historic Armenian Street. Discover the rich heritage of this unique ethnic group through intricate textiles, ornate jewelry, and immersive multimedia displays.

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13. Soar to New Heights at iFly Singapore:

Experience the sensation of flight at iFly Singapore, the world's largest indoor skydiving wind tunnel. Whether you're a seasoned skydiver or a first-time flyer, iFly Singapore offers a safe and thrilling environment to experience the joy of freefalling. Float effortlessly on a cushion of air as you enjoy breathtaking views of Sentosa Island and the surrounding skyline.

14. Experience the Thrill of Flight at Flight Experience:

Take your family or friends on a high-flying adventure at Flight Experience, where you can pilot a commercial airliner in a state-of-the-art flight simulator. Choose from a variety of destinations and weather conditions as you take to the skies, experiencing the thrill of flight without ever leaving the ground.

15. Thrilling Water Sports at Sentosa Beach:

Beat the heat and make a splash at Sentosa Beach, where you can try your hand at a variety of water sports and beach activities. From kayaking and paddleboarding to jet-skiing and banana boat rides, there's no shortage of excitement on Singapore's sunny shores.

16. Road Trip to Johor Bahru or Kuala Lumpur with Drive lah:

If you are feeling adventurous why not got for a memorable road trip to Johor Bahru or Kuala Lumpur with Drive lah. You can choose from a diverse range of rental cars to suit your group size and preferences, whether you're seeking comfort, luxury, or adventure. With Drive lah, you can embark on an epic journey, exploring new destinations and creating cherished memories with your family and friends.


From thrilling theme park rides to cultural discoveries, Singapore offers endless opportunities for fun and adventure with your family or friends. Whether you're exploring the city's iconic landmarks, indulging in mouthwatering cuisine, or embarking on a road trip to neighboring destinations, each experience promises to create lasting memories and strengthen the bonds of friendship & family. 

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The Ultimate Sentosa Adventure 
Guide to Universal Studios Singapore: A Local's Perspective