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Sentosa Island Asias favourite playground
Once a fishing village, the Sentosa Island is today the premier island resort of Singapore - an epitome of beauty that offers countless opportunities to its visitors. Located at a distance of just 15 minutes, Sentosa Island offers you endless activities to indulge in many activities no matter what your age is, you will have fun at Sentosa. To have the optimum fun at the island, it is better to divide the day and plan accordingly.
Your fun begins at Imbiah Lookout - the biggest cluster of 8 new exciting and themed attractions. Kick your journey with cable car ride, viewing the stunning sights of the coasts. You must visit Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom that gives you a chance to mingle with different species of the most beautiful and rarest insects. Do not miss to immerse in mind-blowing interactive experience through a full spectrum of visual effects like water spray at Sentosa 4D Magix.
It is really a visual treat to catch the breathtaking views atop the Tiger Sky Tower, the tallest observatory tower of Singapore. Further, to get into the cultural diversity, traditions and festivities of Singapore, you need to attend a journey to the soul of Singapore Images of Singapore. Truly a must-to-visit place!
To continue with the excitement, experience a thrilling and exciting ride at Sentosa Luge & Skyride! It is the first ever luge in Southeast Asia that provides a fun-filled gravity ride, which is safe for all ages. Follow a deep sea adventure at the Merlion and enjoy the enchanting animation feature.
After a tiring day, all you need relaxation. When at Sentosa, you are all set to relax having Sentosa plush spas which offer pampering massages. Besides, the island provides you with over 50 restaurants - from casual to classy, offering you sumptuous dining. Enjoy your dinner watching fabulous view.
As night falls, do not forget to be awed by Songs of the Sea, a multi-sensory extravaganza. This mesmerizing award-winning water show, all set in the sea is just perfect to end your day.
If you still are not feeling tired then hop onto the cable car or take Sentosa express to VivoCity, Singapores largest waterfront shopping mall and shop to the fullest. Party lovers can go at St. James Power Station and party through night!
Underwater World is a place for all where you get to see many rare marine creatures as close as from an acrylic tunnel! If the fun with deep-sea animals is not enough, you can have fun with your family under the sun at pristine beaches like Siloso Beach with a game of beach volleyball.
Cable Car Ride
As a master plan for developing tourism prospects in the country, the government of Singapore had introduced an aerial link from Mount Faber on Singapore Island to the Sentosa, the island resort. Being the first aerial ropeway system in the world to span a harbour( Keppel Harbour) this so-called cable car ride is a centre of attraction for most of the tourists in Singapore.