It’s finally the weekend once again. Cap off the first workweek of 2021 and celebrate the start of a new year with our carefully selected list of fun and exciting activities to do around the Lion City. Here are our top picks of what to do in Singapore this weekend.
Search hidden clues around Chinatown
The Toast King has lost his memory, including the password to his treasure vault. Can you and your friends help him recover the password? Go on an exciting puzzle hunt adventure that’s a part scavenger hunt, part escape room, and part food trip on the streets of Chinatown. Explore off-the-beaten paths for local recipes and discover fun facts about the origins of hawker food, which was recently added to UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list.
Explore Singapore on a coastal RHIB ride
Go sightseeing around the Singaporean coastline on a rigid-hulled inflatable boat (RHIB) often used by the military as a fast response craft. The RHIBs are fast and safe. You can go on a 30-minute or two-hour ride, learning about Singapore’s rich maritime heritage and conservation in the process.
Try the RHIB ride experience through KKday at prices starting from 63.95 SGD. RHIB Rides Singapore’s meeting point is at 2 Keppel Bay Vista. For inquires, call +65 9189 2001 or email email@example.com.
Discover the story of Changi Airport
Have you ever wondered what makes Changi Airport one of the world’s best air transportation hubs? Head on a 90-minute journey of fun, play, and discovery through the exciting virtual world of Changi Airport. Engage in the wonder of amazing projection experiences, and enjoy interactive games and immersive shows. At this first-of-its-kind digital attraction, experience the magic of technology and learn about the history and development of Changi and go behind the scenes of airport operations.
Buy tickets to the Changi Experience Studio via KKday at discounted rates starting at 17.50 SGD. The Changi Experience Studio is located at Level 4 Jewel Changi Airport, 78 Airport Boulevard, and is open from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. For inquiries, reach out to the Jewel Guest Center at +65 6956 9898 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Create your own signature scent
Did you know that scents and memories are in the same part of the brain? Make a custom fragrance that reflects your personality. Join a guided DIY perfume workshop and discover the art of perfumery from professional multilingual instructors. Select from a wide range of essential oils and give your perfume a personal note or create the perfect gift.
Book a weekend perfume making workshop at Goodman Arts Center with KKday. Packages start at 103 SGD. Goodman Arts Center is located at 90 Goodman Road, Goodman Art Center, Block O #01-57. For inquires, get in touch with the Perfume Workshop by calling +65 9732 8004 or emailing email@example.com.
Savor the meal and the view on a sunset cruise
Embark on a two-hour journey to St. John’s island and discover nearby isles in an unforgettable experience. Snap photos of scenic spots as you relish the romantic skyline with your loved ones. While the sun sets, soak in unparalleled views of Singapore’s iconic cityscape while enjoying a delectable dining experience set by the clear waters—definitely a dinner date to remember.
Arrange for a romantic Southern Straits sunset dinner cruise through KKday at prices starting from 60 SGD. The cruise’s meeting point is Marina South Pier, 31 Marina Coastal Drive, #01-03 at 6:15 p.m. For inquiries, contact Marina South Ferries at +65 9012 8000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sail the Singapore River on a bumboat
As touristy as it sounds, a bumboat cruise along the Singapore River is a must-experience while in the Lion City. Drift past the best attractions of Singapore, such as Clarke Quay, Marina Bay, and the iconic Merlion. Take snapshots of colorful shophouses lining the river, and get a unique perspective of the city’s world-famous riverside sights.
Buy tickets to the Singapore River Cruise on KKday at prices starting from 15 SGD. The cruise meeting point is at the Clark Quay Jetty ticket counter. The river cruise runs Monday to Thursday from 1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. and on Friday to Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. For inquiries, call +65 6336 6111 or 6119 or email email@example.com.
Live the life of a commercial pilot
With the aid of a commercial pilot and a Boeing 737 flight simulator, you’ll get to experience what it’s like to command a jet airliner. Learn how to execute takeoffs and landings around two different airports of your choice. Experience the thrill of a difficult approach, adverse weather, and autopilot. As a final test, fly an automated approach into a challenging airport at night in a thunderstorm.
Try the Boeing 737 flight experience through KKday at discounted packages starting from 262 SGD. Flight Experience Singapore is located at Singapore Flyer, 30 Raffles Avenue #02-06. It is open Wednesday to Friday from 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and weekends from 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. For inquiries, call +65 63 392 737 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make your own soap
Learn how to make soap by hand in a private cold process soap making workshop. With the instructor’s guidance, follow a carefully formulated recipe of plant-based and skin-nourishing oils and butter. Create your very own bars of soap with a variety of natural essential oils, clays, and botanicals. You may cut and stamp your soaps at the studio and bring home the bars to cure, or friends from RdytoGlow can help cut and courier them to you.
Schedule a beginner’s cold process soap making workshop via KKday at a discounted rate of 115 SGD. RdytoGlow’s studio is at Shun Li Industrial Park #04-41, 61 Kaki Bukit Ave 1. The workshops run for two hours from Thursday to Sunday. For inquiries, email email@example.com.
What do you normally do on weekends? Check out KKday now for more exciting experiences!
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