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Unique Things To Do Singapore

Best Unique Things To Do Singapore
Best Unique Things To Do Singapore

Planning a vacation to Singapore soon but want to avoid seeing the usual tourist sights?

Singapore has the usual hotels, mega-developments, and entertainment precincts such as Marina Bay Sands and Sentosa Island, but there’s plenty to experience in the quirky and cutting edge or simply historic sides of the city that truly expresses the ‘real’ Singapore that has catapulted the city-state to being one of the most livable cities in the tropics.

Here’s your guide to the best things to do in Singapore that will allow you to explore the city in an authentic and offbeat way.

Benefits of Having Unique Things To Do in Singapore

  1. Unique things help strengthen team spirit: Having unique experiences help organizations strengthen team spirit by opening up opportunities for coworker bonding in a fun way.
  2. Visiting fun things allow interactive exhibitions and shared experiences: Visiting different places allows teams to appreciate their differences while uniting them under a shared experience.
  3. Adventure seekers will have fun in Singapore: Excursions such as these also help nurture mutual respect between coworkers and make teams more creative.
  4. There are many benefits of unique things to do in Singapore: The numerous benefits that come with exploring new and exciting destinations together make having unique things to do in Singapore with your teammates an ideal choice.

Best Unique Things To Do Singapore

1. Laser Tag

Laser Tag - Experience the thrill of a high-energy Laser Tag game
Laser Tag – Experience the thrill of a high-energy Laser Tag game
Team Size6 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $22 per person
Duration1 to 2 hours
Activity TypeIndoor and Outdoor options available
Websitewww.funempire.com/laser-tag/

Bond with friends, family or coworkers in a Play-as-team laser-tag mission! Choose indoor or outdoor play and create lasting feelings and memories to cherish for a lifetime.

Make your play more epic and invigorating with our Neon Laser Tag package in a black-lit arena fitted with neon light effects. Get your playing adrenaline buzz from ultramodern laser-tag action provided by the most thrilling laser-tag arena in Southeast Asia!

2. Combat Archery Tag

Combat Archery Tag - Experience Combat Archery Tag and unleash your inner archer!
Combat Archery Tag – Experience Archery Tag and unleash your inner archer!
Team Size8 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $20 per person
Duration1 Hour Gameplay
Activity TypeIndoor and Outdoor options available
Where To Bookwww.funempire.com/combat-archery-tag/

Are you ready to experience Combat Archery Tag Singapore? Combining the action and fun of paintball, dodgeball and archery, you will have a blast in a game you’ve never experienced like this before! Join us for an action-packed experience to remember!

3. Bubble Soccer

Bubble Soccer - Have a blast playing soccer while bouncing in a bubble!
Bubble Soccer – Have a blast playing soccer while bouncing in a bubble!
Group SizeFrom 8 to 1000 people
PriceFrom $20 per person
Duration1 to 2 hours
Activity TypeIndoor and Outdoor options available
Where To Bookwww.funempire.com/bubble-soccer/

Bubble Bump Soccer introduces an exciting variation to the universally loved sport. Players are encased in inflatable bubbles, enabling them to play energetically and safely. Through teamwork, players aim to move the ball and score in thrilling, skillful matches.

4. Poolball

Poolball - Dive into the fun with a game of Poolball
Poolball – Dive into the fun with a game of Poolball
Team Size8 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $25/Pax
Duration1 Hour Gameplay
Activity TypeIndoor and Outdoor options available
Where To Bookwww.funempire.com/poolball/

Poolball Singapore is a wacky fusion of pool and football that’ll make you go crazy! Instead of using cue sticks, you get to kick soccer balls into pockets on an enormous-sized pool table.

Buckle up for the most fun and unique experience ever!

With its dimensions of 7 metres long, this is the biggest pool table you’ve ever encountered and by far the smallest soccer field that can be played on. You play with regular pool table rules yet experience a much more thrilling and enjoyable game of soccer!

Poolball is an excellent choice for corporate team building because the game encourages strategic thinking among teammates and requires only minimal physical effort.

Moreover, its rules are easy to grasp, making it a great option for teams of all ages and abilities. Playing Poolball can help strengthen communication skills while also providing fun and entertainment!

5. Ninja Tag

Ninja Tag - Test your agility and stealth in an exciting game of Ninja Tag
Ninja Tag – Test your agility and stealth in an exciting game of Ninja Tag
Team Size8 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $20 per person
Duration1 to 2 hours
Activity TypeIndoor and Outdoor options available
Websitewww.funempire.com/ninja-tag/

Step into your Ninja persona and ignite a thrilling world of espionage, sabotage, and competition with friends!

Our ultra-modern Ninja daggers will arm you for intense close combat while you complete daring missions to take over the world. Immerse yourself in an unbeatable experience as you battle colleagues on your way to victory!

Explore more of your city life in Singapore and get your adrenaline rush, adventure seekers!

6. Amazing Race

Amazing Race
Amazing Race
Team Size8 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $38 per pax
Duration2.5 Hours Gameplay + 30 mins set up & de-brief
Activity TypeOutdoor
Websitewww.funempire.com/amazing-race/

An interactive tour that combines the physical and digital All inclusive – Visit the attractions of Singapore’s Chinatown heritage combined with the popular Singapore cuisine for the perfect weekend getaway. A trip to remember.

Walk on the walking trail that cuates all the attractions related to Singapore, known as the happiest and most lively city in Southeast Asia. Walk through Gardens by the Bay, eat at the stalls on the side of the street, take a stroll through the Botanic Gardens, or also explore the Central Business District.

7. Art Jamming Workshop

Canvas Art Jamming - Let your creativity flow in a relaxing session of Canvas Art Jamming
Art Jamming – Let your creativity flow in a relaxing session of Canvas Art Jamming
Team Size5 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $25 per person
Duration1 to 2.5 Hours + 30 Mins Set-Up & De-brief
Activity TypeIndoor
Websitewww.funempire.com/art-jamming/

If you’re looking to become the next great artist like Picasso or Van Gogh, then FunEmpire’s Art Jamming Experience is just what you need. This innovative team-building activity based in Singapore promises an interactive and creative experience to help bring out your inner Pablo!

Unleash your creativity, build patience and make connections with others through Art Jamming! This innovative approach is sure to have a lasting effect on you—benefiting both body and mind.

Definitely no dull moment in this creative workshop!

8. Terrarium Workshop

Terrarium Workshop - Create your own mini ecosystem in a hands-on Terrarium Workshop
Terrarium Workshop – Create your own mini ecosystem in a hands-on Terrarium Workshop
Team Size5 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $30 per person
Duration1-1.5 Hours + 30 Mins Set Up & De-Brief
Activity TypeIndoor
Websitewww.funempire.com/terrarium/

Join us for a Terrarium Singapore workshop to unleash your artistic side in an eco-friendly and entertaining manner!

Our Terrarium Workshop Singapore curriculum has been expertly crafted in-house to encompass learning concepts, engaging hands-on activities and entertaining elements to make your experience truly unforgettable. Come create a tiny forest of your own today!

9. Escape Room

Escape Room - Test your problem-solving skills and teamwork in a thrilling Escape Room challenge
Escape Room – Test your problem-solving skills and teamwork in a thrilling Escape Room challenge
Team Size4 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $20 per person
Duration1 Hour Gameplay + 30 Mins Set Up & De-Brief
Activity TypeIn-person and Virtual options available
Websitewww.funempire.com/escape-room/

Do you love puzzles and riddles? Do you enjoy the challenge of getting out of sticky situations? If you said yes to either or both of these questions, then this is the purpose-built post for you!

10. Candle Making Workshop

Soy Candle Making Workshop - Make eco-friendly soy candles and fill your home with delightful scents
Candle Making Workshop – Make eco-friendly soy candles and fill your home with delightful scents
Team Size5 Pax – Unlimited Pax
PriceFrom $38/Pax
Duration1-1.5 Hours + 30 Mins Set Up & De-Brief
Activity TypeIndoor
Websitewww.funempire.com/candle-making-workshop/

While you’re in Singapore, check out a candle-making workshop where you can handcraft a luxurious scented candle! This fun activity combines making something from scratch with the vibe of a enjoyable creative vibes with a guided masterclass. Create beautiful candles with designer wax and let it brighten your abode. You can also personalize them and gift them to your loved ones.

More Fun Unique Things to do in Singapore

11. Go to Marina Bay Sands

(Credit: Marina Bay Sands)
(Credit: Marina Bay Sands)

Marina Bay Sands is used as centerpiece in Singapore’s downtown skyline at Marina Bay overlooking the bay and Singapore’s skyscape Included at Marina Bay Sands there are above 2500 Luxury hotel rooms, a shopping mall, an observation wheel, and a sky park with a enormous infinity swimming pool. Excluding the advance treatment facilities added to it, Marina Bay Sands is a famous tourist sanctuary in Singapore.

12. Explore Singapore Botanic Gardens

Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore Botanic Gardens

The Singapore Botanic Gardens is a strong recommendation as a tourist destination in the city for people from all walks of life as it offers unique gardens, fun-filled activities and education centres for all age groups. It is a sprawling green area amid the city centre. In addition to the gardens, which were dedicated in 1975, stands the National Orchid Garden – one of the world’s most popular botanic gardens.

13. Explore Night Safari

(Credit: Night Safari)
(Credit: Night Safari)

The Singapore Night Safari is located at the site of the Singapore Zoo in a landscaped parkland covering a huge 84 hectares. This is the world’s first safari park open at night.

14. Have fun at the Fragment Room

(Credit: The Fragment Room)
(Credit: The Fragment Room)

Go and give your rage in the fragment room. Ace your axe factor and stone’s throw, meaning you are into serious business! Target practice your aims too!

They offer target board for practice too!

15. Go to National Gallery

(Credit: National Gallery Singapore)
(Credit: National Gallery Singapore)

When it comes to art lovers visiting the city, the National Gallery Singapore serves as their top peck. The museum is perched on the slopes of the Singapore civic district, in the core of the city centre. It is the largest museum of visual arts in Singapore and the largest museum in Southeast Asia. Containing the Singapore and Southeast Asian Collections, which features more than 8,000 pieces of art.

16. Ride around Universal Studios

(Credit: Universal Studios Singapore)
(Credit: Universal Studios Singapore)

You can ride through Universal Studios Singapore on Sentosa Island. That’s the first and only Universal Studios theme park in Southeast Asia, and boy is it fun. All these – Battlestar Galactica, Transformers, Sesame Street and more­ – await you besides them.

17. Go shopping in Little India

Little India
Little India

The Little India in Singapore is the most vibrant place totally adorned with colours everywhere. The Little India is a place where you can find any kind of shops, restaurants and markets offering a variety of Indian outfits such as saris, angrakhas, ghochar-kurtas, suits and other jewellery, spices, crackers and other stuff in the name of Indians.

The Little India is the right place which is full of fun for shopping. The area is filled with bustling bazaars and bustling walking tour!

Tips For Doing Fun Things Around Singapore

  1. Make sure that the things you do are safe: Don’t forget to plan before you start, to make sure you keep safe and are prepared.
  2. Dress appropriately for the weather: Dress appropriately for the weather conditions, bring proper supplies (like sunscreen or a blanket), and be mindful of potential risks of the activity.
  3. Be mindful of your energy levels: Additionally, consider your energy level before engaging in a physical activity; if it’s more strenuous than usual plan to take breaks throughout.

Unique Things To Do Singapore

Whether you lap up the serenity of Singapore’s gardens or art workshops, get your adrenalin pumping on the rides of the theme parks or delve into the various cultural centres of the Lion City, this is a trip that has literally something for everyone, and a myriad different experiences to be savoured.

From the noise and colours of Little India to the screeching of roller coasters at Universal Studios, each of these memories will make a special chapter in the tale of your exploration.

So go ahead, dive into the pulsating colours of Singapore, and give yourself one to remember!

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

If you have any questions about unique things to do in Singapore, you can refer to the frequently asked questions (FAQ) about Best Unique Things To Do in Singapore below:

What is one must-visit attraction in Singapore for first-time visitors?

One of the most frequented attractions for first-time visitors is Gardens by the Bay, a massive garden consisting of the Flower Dome, Supertree Grove and Cloud Forest, where skills in horticulture and engineering meet.

Are there any unique nighttime activities in Singapore?

Indeed, the Night Safari allows you to scout the night for animal species who are just starting another day. It is the first nocturnal wildlife park in the world.

Where can I experience Singapore’s cultural diversity?

Little India, one of the four ethnic districts of Singapore, represents the diverse cultural contribution that Indian culture has made to Singapore. The place is full of shops, restaurants and markets where you will find traditional deities of Indian culture.

What adventure activities are available in Singapore?

For thrill-seekers, there are rollercoaster-style rides such as Battlestar Galactica and Transformers at Universal Studios Singapore, or rage rooms such as the Fragment Room.

Which beaches should I visit in Singapore?

You gotta visit Lazarus Island, Siloso Beach and Kusu Island. They are very beautiful, with crystal blues waters, and just nice to escape from the city for a bit.

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