While many of us can’t travel overseas right now, no one can take away our love for traveling across borders. As COVID-19 community quarantines and vaccination programs ensue, we have put together a list of flying-inspired experiences you can try in the Lion City. Get your tickets and frequent flyer points ready as we soar high up in the sky with this list.
Discover the story of Changi Airport
Singapore’s Changi Airport is undoubtedly one of the world’s finest air transport hubs. And the story of its development over the years is just as outstanding as the greenery inside. Go on a journey of fun and discovery through the virtual world of Changi Airport. Learn what goes into running a passenger terminal and how Changi has kept up with the demands of international travel through interactive technologies.
Look behind the scenes of Changi Airport in a place like no other at the Changi Experience Studio, with tickets at 17.50 SGD. Changi Experience Studio is located at Level 4, Jewel Changi Airport, 78 Airport Boulevard, 819666 Singapore. It is open daily from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. For inquiries, email email@example.com.
Believe you can fly at Singapore iFly
Have you always wanted to go skydiving, but are afraid of the dangers and risks? Embrace the thrill of skydiving in a safe indoor setting at Singapore iFly. There’s no jumping, no plunging, no bad weather, and no parachutes or airplanes. It’s just you up in the air, soaring like an eagle—definitely a lot safer than the typical skydive. Your skydiving experience, powered by wind tunnels, includes a pre-flight demonstration, safety training, and certificate.
Try the Singapore iFly wind tunnel skydiving experience at packages starting from 56 SGD. Singapore iFly is located at 43 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, 099010 Singapore. It is open on weekdays from 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and on weekends from 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. For inquiries, call +65 6571 0000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ride into the danger zone at Flight Experience Singapore
Channel your inner top gun through Flight Experience Singapore’s 30-minute virtual reality (VR) military jet simulator. Immerse yourself in the world of aviation as you fly through the Grand Canyon or the snow-capped Austrian Alps. Execute loops, aileron rolls, or barrel rolls with this VR experience. Feel the adrenaline rush as you fly through challenges.
Learn to fly from a whole new perspective through virtual reality at Flight Experience Singapore for 59 SGD. Try this new offering at Flight Experience Singapore’s pop-up store at Funan Mall, 107 North Bridge, 179105 Singapore. This branch is open from Sunday to Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Friday and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. For inquiries, call +65 6970 6737 or 9621 0737 or email email@example.com.
Better yet, live like a pilot
Ever wondered what it’s like to fly commercial aircraft? Be a pilot for a day and immerse yourself in Flight Experience Singapore’s Boeing 737 simulator. Sit in a cockpit with accurate and fully functional flight controls, instruments, and systems. Flying a plane is not about going on autopilot, though. Challenge yourself to various simulations, including different airports, times of the day, and weather conditions.
Leave on a jet plane for 60 or 90 minutes at the Boeing 737 Flight Simulator Experience, starting at 262 SGD. Flight Experience Singapore is located at 30 Raffles Avenue, 039803 Singapore. It is open from Wednesday to Friday from 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and on weekends from 10:00 a.m. – 10 p.m. For inquiries, call +65 6339 2737 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fly first class on the Singapore Flyer
Last on our specially handpicked list is an opportunity to experience luxury without stepping inside the airport. The Singapore Flyer, the largest observation wheel in Asia, has private premium capsules where you can soar in style. Enjoy magnificent views of Marina Bay and the Singapore skyline as you and your partner sip champagne and indulge in chocolates.
Sounds romantic? Reserve the Singapore Flyer’s private premium champagne capsule, which includes a two-way private transfer, for 2,354 SGD. Singapore Flyer is located at 30 Raffles Avenue, 039803 Singapore. It is open from Thursday to Sunday from 2:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. For inquiries, call +65 6333 3311 or email email@example.com.
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