Looking for a fun-filled family outing that gets everyone’s adrenaline pumping? We’ve got you covered! You’ll definitely be occupied with heaps of physical challenges, both indoors and out. Here are our top 10 picks for the family!
Discover inner peace and strength at Yoga Seeds, your sanctuary for holistic well-being. If you’re keen on taking up yoga lessons, they’ve got a plethora of sessions to get you moving. With experienced instructors and a tranquil ambiance, the studio has yoga classes tailored to all levels, from beginners to advanced practitioners. Guess what’s the best part! Every second Sunday of the month at Bishan-AMK Park, Yoga Seeds hosts a family-friendly session out in the open green space. These sessions are open to people of all age groups so bring your kids down and let them experience the beauty of this ancient practice with Yoga Seeds.
Yoga Seeds, 1384 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, Bishan Park 2, Singapore 569932, https://yogaseeds.com.sg/
We bet you’ve been to Decathlon to get sports equipment, but did you know the company has a series of free activities that anyone can sign up for? Not only are these programs catered to little ones but there’s a wide range of activities your little ones can pick from, be it inline skating, Zumba, Ultimate Frisbee and many more. Each session is typically an hour long and are also hosted at different locations so for more information, check out their website!
There’s a reason why this beautiful garden is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and we think it’s a great spot for you and your kids to work out. Step into a world of natural wonder and enchantment while you break a sweat. With ample space for a quick family game of frisbee or pathways for a jogging session, Botanic Gardens is an ideal location for a trip down with your family. If you’re planning a visit, be sure to check out the nearby Cluny Court where there’s a wide range of cafes and eateries for you to grab a meal after your workout!
Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/sbg
If you’re trying to beat the heat, come dive into a world of aquatic bliss at Jurong East Swimming Complex! Not only does the complex have an Olympic-sized pool but there are tons of water slides, a lazy river and water playgrounds for your kids to splash in and make memories. Tickets to enter the swimming complex are so affordable so if you’re planning on a swim session with your kiddos, the only think to take note of is the fact that the complex is closed on Mondays.
Jurong East Swimming Complex, 21 Jurong East Street 31, #01-01, Singapore 609517, https://www.activesgcircle.gov.sg/facilities/jurong-east-swimming-complex
Working out does not always entail heading down to the gym or doing something intense. Sometimes it’s as easy as going for a walk and with the National Steps Challenge, every step counts in making a difference to your health. Join the movement and discover a world of benefits: from tracking your steps to earning rewards for your hard work! With the support of a user-friendly mobile app, you can set personal targets, connect with a community of like-minded individuals, and unlock exciting incentives along the way. Of course, this is kid-friendly too so if you’re keen, sign up on the official webpage now!
Admiralty Park is a hidden gem that promises a world of outdoor adventures and tranquility. Nestled within the heart of the island, it offers an oasis of lush greenery, captivating landscapes, and a myriad of recreational activities for all ages. Explore the vast playgrounds, engaging fitness corners, and winding jogging trails that cater to both the young and young-at-heart. The feature we love the most is all the slides at Admiralty Park! The park boasts a unique feature with its 26 slides – the largest in any park in Singapore! It's a paradise for thrill-seekers and kids of all ages and we think you’ll love it!
Admiralty Park, 6A Admiralty Rd, Singapore 732006, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/gardens-parks-and-nature/parks-and-nature-reserves/admiralty-park
We at Little Steps are big fans of Singapore’s parks and we think Tiong Bahru Park is a great place because of its serenity and centrality of location. Apart from offering an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, the park has unique feature that no parks in Singapore have. Some of them include a therapeutic spa pool, an enchanting swan pond, a sand play area and even a tilting train for the kiddos! Get your limbs stretching and let your kids’ imagination run wild at Tiong Bahru Park!
Tiong Bahru Park, 1 Henderson Rd, Singapore 159561, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/gardens-parks-and-nature/parks-and-nature-reserves/tiong-bahru-park
If you’re looking for something a little less intense to do while with your family, we recommend giving kite flying a go at Marina Barrage. With its wide-open spaces and panoramic views of the city skyline, Marina Barrage offers an ideal playground for kite enthusiasts of all ages. The breezy winds, lush green lawns, and a family-friendly atmosphere make it an unforgettable experience. Of course, you don’t have to limit yourself to only flying kites, the area is big enough and perfect for a family game of frisbee or just simply tossing the ball around!
Marina Barrage, 8 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018951, https://www.pub.gov.sg/marinabarrage
Elevate your adrenaline and fitness levels simultaneously at Skyline Luge in Singapore! This exciting outdoor adventure not only provides an exhilarating experience as you race down the track, but it also gives your muscles a workout as you control your luge down the slope. Feel the burn in your core and legs as you steer your way through the twists and turns of this gravity-fueled ride. It's a thrilling and unique way to get your heart rate up while enjoying breathtaking views of Sentosa.
Skyline Luge Singapore, 45 Siloso Bch Walk, Sentosa, 099003, https://www.skylineluge.com/en/sentosa/
Forest Adventure is a great way to embrace your inner adventurer and experience the thrill of a lifetime. Nestled in Bedok Reservoir Park, Forest Adventure offers an exhilarating blend of outdoor challenges and natural beauty. If you’re bored with your regular exercise routines, maybe switch things up with Forest Adventure. With junior and kids’ sessions available, the certified instructor will be there to guide your little ones too while ensuring they have both a good and safe time. What are you waiting for? Whiz away and swing through the treetops at Bedok Reservoir Park!
Forest Adventure, Bedok Reservoir Park, Closest carpark : Bedok Reservoir Park Carpark A, Singapore 479244, https://forestadventure.com.sg/
Singapore’s premier water park, Wild Wild Wet is an amazing place to get your adrenaline pumping and getting some exercise in while also diving into endless aquatic fun. With a vast array of thrilling water rides, wave pools, and lazy rivers, there's something for everyone. There are also dedicated play areas for the little ones to splash and run about in. Plan your visit with your family members and experience the thrill, chill, and spills at Wild Wild Wet!
Wild Wild Wet, 1 Pasir Ris Cl, Singapore 519599, https://www.wildwildwettickets.com/
Calling all climbing enthusiasts out there! If you live in the East or happen to be at Changi Airport, check out this climbing facility that happens to be Changi Airport’s first. Climb@T3 also happens to allow kiddos as young as two years old to try out their facilities (adult enthusiast are welcome too). There are guided, unguided programs as well coaching classes available for little ones. For more details, do check out their website!
Climb@T3, Changi Airport Terminal 3, 65 Airport Blvd., B3-01/02 Public Area, 819663, https://www.climbt3.sg/
Switch up your workouts with a session at The Karting Arena. Rev up your engines and feel the adrenaline rush with your kiddos! Located at Jurong, this arena is designed with your safety in mind whilst also allowing you to experience an exhilarating race. This race is no easy feat, apart from your tactical and driving skills, the race will guarantee an upper body workout when you try to control your kart! There are novice races available for kids aged 9 and above too so if you’re ready to compete with your little ones, be sure to check out this karting experience.
The Karting Arena, 511 Upper Jurong Rd, Block B, Singapore 638366, https://thekartingarena.com/
Saddle up for an unforgettable equestrian adventure at Bukit Timah Saddle Club! Whether you're a seasoned equestrian or a beginner eager to learn, the well-trained horses and expert instructors will guide you through a memorable journey. Engage your core muscles and endurance abilities as you embark on this adventure. To sign up for classes, do visit the website.
Bukit Timah Saddle Club @ Kranji, Kranji, Singapore 738078, https://www.btsc.org.sg/
If your kids are into water sports like sailing, we recommend the Get-Kids-Afloat program by
SAF Yacht Club. This introductory sailing course is for children and youth between ages 7 to 15. It is a 4-day introductory sailing course conducted during the school holidays and will train your kids to be familiar with theory and practical lessons related to the rigging of crafts, parts of a craft, points of sail, capsize drill, and more. Once your kids are familiar with the basics, perhaps your family can spend a day on a sailing adventure too! Let your nautical adventure begin with Get-Kids-Afloat!
Get-Kids-Afloat, 43 Admiralty Rd W, Singapore 759962, https://www.safyc.org.sg/seasports/courses/get-kids-afloat/
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