This article is to help you to get most out of your trip and to ensure a hassle-free tour along the island. Sentosa Island is a small alluring island situated in the vicinity of Singapore City. Previously this was also called as “Pulau Blakang Mati”. First, let’s see what is the best way to reach Sentosa – While there are many ways of commute to reach the destination, we advise to use cable car or metro to reach Sentosa islands.
Try to book a hotel near to Sentosa islands and especially book where a free buffet is given in the morning. Many hotels offer this and it saves money on food which can be costly near the island.
Avoid weekend time because of heavy rush around the area and this is a really important point if you wish to have a hassle-free trip. Buy tickets for 2 days only as one can easily finish the different sections and attractions under 1 day. Sentosa packs a number of activities for its visitors such as beaches, the universal studio, a beautiful roller coaster rides and the highlight is Wings of time Show. There are many other attractions too and a lot of candy stores for kids.
One thing that is often under looked by the visitors is that they don’t check whether despite the fact that Singapore is known for its notorious weather. So, make it a habit to check the weather often. One must also understand that Singapore is a cleanliness friendly country and fines imposters regularly. So make sure that you too keep the country litter-free.
Coming back to food, there are a variety of options with inexpensive options like McDonald’s, Taco, etc. to expensive fine dining restaurants. One can go to vivacity for an economical meal. Various Malayali restaurants are also there and the food and beverage need an improvement overall.
While there are numerous activities to do and enjoy but there is a catch here, most of them require basic knowledge of swimming and if you are not accustomed to swimming, booking a prior ticket is not useful to you. There are various free activities such as Fort Siliso and Crane Dance. But there are some miscreants who pretend to be selling tickets of Fort Siliso though it’s completely free, please make yourself aware and immediately of such persons to the officials.
Another important thing is to ask the officials beforehand of the events happening there on that day. Sometimes certain events like fireworks happen only in the evening and you can miss it.