Brace yourself – this tiny island of Singapore is a vast playground for thrill-seekers! Fly indoors, jump in a luge, whizz down colossal slides, and bounce to your heart’s content in a floating water park…adrenaline junkies, small and large, read on to find out where to get your next rush. Sweet!
If you're not quite ready to take a leap out of an actual plane, you can experience indoor skydiving at iFly Singapore on Sentosa instead. Step inside the five-story wind tunnel, and see what it feels like to fall from 12,000 to 3,000 feet in the sky! Suitable for kids from 7 years, iFly boasts of an acrylic glass wall that provides you with a breathtaking view of the South China Sea and Siloso Beach. First time skydiving? No worries, as you'll receive professional training and guidance from certified instructors, complimentary gear rental, and a realistic skydive experience at a fraction of the cost of the actual feat. Visit their website for packaged deals and more information.
iFly Singapore, 43 Siloso Beach Walk, #01-01, Sentosa, Singapore 099010, www.iflysingapore.com. Opens Weekdays 1pm to 9pm, Weekends 9am to 8pm.
Combining the best of a go-cart and a toboggan, the Skyline Luge puts you in control as you race down more than 650 meters of the Jungle Trail or Dragon Trail! At night, you can discover a different challenge, while maneuvering down each track with unique lighting. Prices for 2 Luge rides and Skyrides start from SG$24 per person but get the Family packages that start from SG$57 for a family of 3 people. If you’re planning to make this a frequent activity, get the annual pass from SG$40 per person which gives you access to discounts and member perks for the long run. Do take note that kids will need to be at least 85cm to ride the Skyride with an adult, and 135cm to ride alone. Only those 6 years and above can take the Luge solo, and those younger will need to ride together with an accompanying adult!
Watch the South China Sea go by as you whizz along high above the trees along the 450-meters zipline! For kids who like to fly, this one's clearly for you! Crawl, climb, zip and ride through other attractions such as MegaClimb, a 3-level tree obstacle course with a 15-meter jump. Don't miss out on MegaBounce where you get to bounce 8-meters high on bungy trampolines of Siloso Beach. All online ticket purchases are valid for 90 days. Click here to purchase.
Mega Adventure, 10A Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099008, www.sg.megaadventure.com
Cheers to an unconventional family bonding activity! Check out AJ Hackett, an adventure facility right in the heart of Sentosa Island. Here, you and the kids can dive right into a full-fledged Bungy experience, with scenic views of the island’s surrounding to boot. If jumping off a high-rise platform is too extreme for you or your family’s liking, there are other less-terrifying options available, such as the Family Swing which sits up to three. Young kids aren’t left out either! Train them to overcome any phobia of heights by opting for the Skybridge course, a transparent platform 47m above ground where participants can walk on without any need for a harness.
AJ Hackett, 30 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099011, +65 6911 3070, www.ajhackett.com/sentosa
Think bouncy castles on water and ending off with a splash! Singapore’s first-ever floating aqua park is located at Palawan Beach and we love it! Challenge friends, family, and loved ones around the thrill-seeking floating obstacle course and go absolutely wild! Designed for fun for everyone from as young as 5 years, the inflatable playgrounds are a family-friendly treat offering varied activities and of course a whole lot of fun. Tickets are for 2-hour access. Book them here.
With a record number of slides including the adrenaline-pumping 32-meter High Adventure Roller Slide equipped with high motion-sensor LED lights, the spanking new Admiralty Park is by far the largest found in Northern Singapore. This 7-hectare urban park boasts 3 distinct play areas – Adventure Play, Family Terracing Play, and Junior Play, to cater to kids of all age groups and diverse backgrounds. The tallest slides are certainly not for the faint-hearted; this is a thrill-seeker's haven!
Admiralty Park, 31 Riverside Road, Singapore 730000, www.nparks.gov.sg/gardens-parks-and-nature/parks-and-nature-reserves/admiralty-park
Have you ever wanted to experience free-falling from seven storeys high? Check out the Torpedo or Vortex water slides at Wild Wild Wet and you'll be twisting and turning after being ejected from an 18-meter-high capsule. Riders can experience speeds up to 70 km/hr! Expanded in 2017, Wild Wild Wet is now bigger and better. Boasting thrilling high-speed water rides to kid-friendly ones, it promises the perfect adventure for guests of all ages. In addition to its original nine slides and rides, you can enjoy seven newer attractions including the Royal Flush, Asia’s first hybrid ride, and the Kraken Racers, Singapore’s first four-lane mat racer slide. There are also rides for little ones over at the Kidz Zone, ensuring that at its heart, Wild Wild Wet remains a family experience. Get your tickets here.
Wild Wild Wet, 1 Pasir Ris Close, Singapore 519599, +65 6581 9128, www.wildwildwet.com