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20 Fun and Adventurous Things To Do in Singapore [2023]

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Fun Things To Do Singapore

Singapore is a tiny red dot on the map that blows the minds of those who underestimate her capacity for fun and adventurous things to do.

So, pack your bags, strap on your shoes and explore what this tiny but mighty island has in store for everyone!

Start your adventures with these 20 things to do in Singapore for couples and kids or just fun things to do with friends. Let’s get started!

1) Wake Boarding

As one of the lesser known adventure activities in Singapore, wake boarding is an activity for the adrenaline junkies and thrill-seekers. This could be on your list of things to do in Singapore for couples or fun things to do with friends. Ryders Singapore organises monthly event, Wake & Bake for first timers to experience or if you would like to throw a private session, private bookings are also welcome!

Though the learning curve is a little steep for first timers, their professional coaches will guide you through the basics so that you will find your sea legs quicker!

Ryders Singapore
Price: Starting from $120/hr
Venue: 11 Northshore Drive, Marina Country Club, Singapore 828670
Telephone: 6386 3891
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday (7am – 7pm)

2) Combat Archery

Duck, dodge, dart and dash your way through your opponents in Combat Archery! Take aim and release foam tipped arrows at your enemies (and or friends, we don’t judge). This is one of the MUST-TRY fun activities in Singapore. Combat Archery Tag Singapore specialises in planning and executing both outdoors and indoor archery tag games. In selected venues like those in Lavender and Mountbatten, you could even opt for their Neon Combat Archery Tag package to ramp up the heat!

Tag your friends out of the game by sending a barrage of neon arrows. Dodge the incoming arrows by hiding behind the bunkers! Push yourself to the limit and emerge Champions!

Combat Archery Singapore (Lavender Outlet)
Price: Starting from $15/Pax
Venue: 91A Lavender Street Singapore 338719
Telephone: 6515 4146/ 6816 1998
Opening Hours: 9am – 10pm Daily

Combat Archery Singapore (Mountbatten Outlet)
Price: Starting from $15/Pax
Venue: 5B Guillemard Road, Level 3 Wing Fong Building, Singapore 399685
Telephone: 6515 4146/ 6816 1998
Opening Hours: 9am – 10pm Daily

3) Forest Adventure

Swing through the treetops and enjoy the view from up high! Forest Adventure comprises of 4 different courses that you can choose from. Feeling adventurous? Aim high and challenge the Grand Course which includes 44 crossings and 3 zip lines over water bodies. Fasten your harnesses and tighten your shoelaces! Push yourself to the limit today! Just be careful not to look down!

While the adults tackle the tall, terrifying challenges, children too can take up their very own Junior or Kids Course. Even though these junior courses are self-guided, the ever-watchful and professional trainers on the ground will be there to ensure your children’s safety.

Forest Adventure
Price: Starting from $25/Pax
Venue: Bedok Reservoir Park, Singapore 479244
Telephone: 8100 7420
Opening Hours: 9am – 10pm Daily

4) Climb Central

Are you a passionate climber? Want to hone your skills or just looking to scratch that adventurous itch? Try Climb Central! The one stop place for everything about rock climbing! Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned veteran, Climb Central provides the best facilities and safety systems! Start your climb today!

Climb Central Sports Hub
Price: Starting from $32/Pax
Venue: Kallang Wave Mall. 1 Stadium Place, #B1-01. Singapore 397628
Telephone: 6702 7972
Opening Hours: Weekdays (11am – 11pm), Weekends and Public Holidays (9am – 9pm)

Climb Central Novena
Price: Starting from $32/Pax
Venue: Novena Square. 238 Thomson Rd, #03-23/25. Singapore 307683
Telephone: 6353 6885
Opening Hours: Weekdays (11am – 11pm), Weekends and Public Holidays (9am – 9pm)

Climb Central Funan
Price: Starting from $32/Pax
Venue: Funan Mall. 107 North Bridge Road, #B2-19/21. Singapore 179105
Telephone: 6906 3918
Opening Hours: Weekdays (11am – 11pm), Weekends and Public Holidays (9am – 9pm)

5) Amazing Race

Engage your brains and brawl together for a challenge that will bring you around Kallang! Sign up for The Fun Empire’s newly launched Murder-Mystery Amazing Race. Team up with a group of friends to solve the mystery of a tragic murder. With 3 – 4 hours of fun, this will definitely make it to the list of fun things to do with friends! 

Amazing Race @ The Fun Empire
Price: Starting from $50/Pax
Venue: 5B Guillemard Road, Level 3 Wing Fong Building, Singapore 399685
Telephone: 6515 4146/ 6816 1998
Opening Hours: 9am – 10pm Daily

6) G-Max Reverse Bungy

Gather 4 of your most adventurous friends to have a taste at physics. Fly 60 metres into the sky at a speed of 200kph! An iconic site along the Singapore River at Clarke Quay, you will get to see the magnificent skyline at a glance (that’s if you dare to open your eyes the whole time).

Head over to the numerous bars around the area after to reward yourself for taking on such a brave challenge.

GX-5 Extreme Swing Singapore
Price: Starting from $45/Pax
Venue: 3 River Valley Rd, Clarke Quay, Singapore 179024, Singapore
Telephone: 6338 1766
Opening Hours: 5pm until late daily
Website: Nil

7) Fragment Room

Retail therapy is common when one wants to destress and just let loose in our busy little city. However, the end result always causes more stress as we might be burning a hole in our pockets. Destressing and fun activities in Singapore would go hand in hand at the Fragment Room!

Choose from various items to smash till your heart’s content to release all your contained emotions! Don’t worry, with the safety gear provided, you can go nuts.

Fragment Room
Price: Starting from $38/Pax
Venue: 490 MacPherson Road. Singapore 368198
Telephone: 6970 0343
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday (12pm – 10pm)

8) Neon Laser Tag

It is hard finding kid-friendly things to do in Singapore that is not Frozen. Thankfully, at Laser Tag Singapore, they specialise in organising kid friendly activities. With their lightweight guns, it is a perfect activity for kids even from ages 5 and up to try. A laser tag game lasts about 5 minutes so it allows plenty of time for them to rest their little legs before gearing up again for the next round.

Weather proof your session by opting for their indoor laser tag game with neon lights. Available at Lavender or Mountbatten, it will surely bring out the excitement in all your participants. Laser Tag is not only suitable for kids but it could be a fun thing to do with friends as well. Assemble your friends and play a classic game of laser tag just for a day of fun!

Laser Tag Singapore (Lavender Outlet)
Price: Starting from $15/Pax
Venue: 91A Lavender Street Singapore 338719
Telephone: 6515 4146/ 6816 1998
Opening Hours: 9am – 10pm Daily

Laser Tag Singapore (Mountbatten Outlet)
Price: Starting from $15/Pax
Venue: 5B Guillemard Road, Level 3 Wing Fong Building, Singapore 399685
Telephone: 6515 4146/ 6816 1998
Opening Hours: 9am – 10pm Daily

9) Singapore Flight Experience

Aspiring pilots, listen up! Take off and touch down from your preferred airport in a Boeing 737 simulator. Not only that, have an experienced pilot as your instructor and your First Officer! Being the Captain of your flight, you will learn the ropes on the controls and be in charge of steering your flight to your destination.

You won’t be able to get this experience anywhere else! It’s a MUST- TRY!

Flight Experience Singapore 
Price: Starting from $175/Pax
Venue: Singapore Flyer. 30 Raffles Avenue #02-06/ Singapore 039803
Telephone: 6339 2737
Opening Hours: 10am – 10pm Daily

10) Coast to Coast (36km Walk)

Spanning a distance of 36km from Jurong Lake Gardens to Coney Island, this newly opened trail walk will let you appreciate both nature and the city at the same time. Travel through parks and park connectors to different places of interest within urban spaces.

If you are afraid that you will get lost or would like to know more about the places that you will be visiting, you could download the C2C mobile app to learn how to make this experience as one of the top fun things to do with friends or things to do in Singapore for couples!

Coast to Coast Walk 
Price: Free
Venue: Jurong Lake Gardens or Coney Island
Telephone: NIL
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday Daily

11) Axe Factor

Something that is not new to the rest of the world, Axe throwing is one way to relieve all the pent up tensions that a hectic city life brings. Impress your friends with your skill and aim as you swim axes at the bullseye! Don’t worry! It is definitely a safe activity as long as you follow their instructions!

Axe Factor 
Price: Starting from $30/Pax for 1 hour
Venue: 200 Turf Club Rd #01-32A/B & 34A/B. Singapore 287994
Telephone: 8857 9396
Opening Hours: Check Axe Factor for more details

12) Science Centre Singapore (Phobia 2)

Who said that Science Centre is only for families? If you are curious about the world around us, you could check it off your list of things to do as a couple or even as fun things to do with your friends. Look out for permanent exhibitions that might pique your interest like Phobia 2. Back for a second time, this exhibition is great for people who are interested in psychology. Delve into the human mind and explore the neurological processes behind phobias. Who knows, you might even learn a thing or two about your own fears!

Science Centre Singapore
Price: Check Science Centre Singapore for more details
Venue: 15 Science Centre Rd, Singapore 609081
Telephone: 6425 2500
Opening Hours: 10am – 6pm

13) Hay Dairies

Singapore’s only goat farm is available for viewing! If you have less than 10 Pax, you could opt for the walk-in free and easy tour. Feed these gentle creatures by purchasing Alfalfa Hay at $5/packet. If you are able to gather more friends, book an educational tour by the experts! You will even get to leave with a bottle of fresh goat milk and some souvenirs.

Hay Dairies (Singapore’s only Goat Farm)
Price: Starting from $4.28/Pax if you have more than 10 Pax. Free for groups lesser than 10 Pax
Venue: 3 Lim Chu Kang Lane 4, Singapore 718859
Telephone: 6792 0931
Opening Hours: 9am – 4pm (Closed on every Tuesdays, Except Public Holidays

14) Changi Airport Bouncing Nets (Manulife Sky Net)

Enjoy one of the few playgrounds in the sky as you hop from net to net! This 250 metre jumbo net gives you the illusion that you are able to reach the sky. At 8m above the fifth level, it allows young kids to play freelyJ Adults are able to join in as well! Let this activity hop right into your list of things to do in Singapore with kids!

Changi Airport Singapore Bouncing Nets
Price: Starting from $19.80/Pax
Venue: 78 Airport Blvd. Canopy Park Level 5, Singapore 819666
Telephone: 6792 0931
Opening Hours: 10am – 10pm

15) Sembawang Hot Springs

Hot Springs isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about all things Singapore. However, this hidden gem located at Sembawang will surprise you with the one of the lesser known tranquil places in busy sunny Singapore.

Stroll down the Floral Walk and immerse yourself in the rich heritage and culture of horticulture and gardening in kampungs during the 1960s. Rest your weary feet by the Foot Bath area and just ease away from the stressors of life. This is definitely one of the places to unwind and relax after a hectic day of shopping or a crazy week at work!

Sembawang Hot Springs 
Price: Free
Venue: Gambas Ave
Telephone: NIL
Opening Hours: 7am – 7pm daily

16) Pulau Hantu

Directly translated from Malay as “Ghost Island” or “Island of Ghosts”, this mini island is anything but haunted! Enjoy fun outdoor activities such as snorkelling and swim in its clear waters and enjoy the paranomic view of the bay. To get there, you can charter a fast work boat from West Coast Pier! If you intend to stay overnight, do remember to get a permit from Sentosa first (free-of-charge)! So grab a bunch of friends and sail to the idyllic island of Pulau Hantu and experience your first island getaway!

Pulau Hantu
Price: Free
Venue: Pulau Hantu
Telephone: Contact Sentosa for more details
Opening Hours: 24 hours

17) AJ Jackett Bungy Jump

Jump off this latest addition to the skyline of the State of Fun! A.J Hackett is bringing adrenaline junkies another reason to go WHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! Experience for yourselves the thrill of bungy jumping off a platform that is 47m above the ground. Just when you reach the ground and think “that’s it?”, strap onto a GIANT SWING and AHHHHHHHHHH your way to reach speeds of up to 120km/h! So, what are you waiting for? Pack additional underwear and take the leap!

AJ Hackett Sentosa 
Price: Starting from $69/Pax
Venue: 30 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099011
Telephone: 6911 3070
Opening Hours: 10am – 7pm Daily

18) Luge

Test your mettle as you zoom down this 2.6km track with your friends! The Skyline Luge at Sentosa boasts two trails down the mountain: The Jungle trail and the Dragon Trail! Compete with your friends as your race for first place! Tackle sharp corners at hair-raising speeds and claim your victory!

Have your fun both in the day and night! The Skyline Luge offers rides in the day and night! The last ride is at 9.15pm, so whoosh past the queue and get your luge on! Definitely one of the Sentosa things to do!

Luge Sentosa Singapore
Price: Starting from $24/Pax
Venue: 1 Imbiah Rd, 099692
Telephone: 6274 0472
Opening Hours: 10am – 9.30pm daily

19) SPCA

Fun activities in Singapore doesn’t have to one that requires you to pay. You could volunteer your services to help bring some comfort and care to animals that do not have a place to call home yet. With various different roles that you could apply for, do something meaningful with your partners and friends today. Grab a form and sign up now!

Price: Free
Venue: 50 Sungei Tengah Road, Singapore 699012
Telephone: 62875355
Opening Hours: 10am – 4pm daily

20) Jurong Lake Garden

Explore this newly renovated and revamped national park which is Jurong Lake Garden. Hosting a vast array of fun-filled activities, there is something for everyone! Kayak and canoe in the clean waters of Jurong Lake. Visit the calm and cool Neram Streams. Stumble into the Forest Ramble to see wildlife in action! You could even use the Dog Run to bring your furry animals out for a stroll. There is so much to do here!

Jurong Lake Garden
Price: Free
Venue: Yuan Ching Rd
Telephone: NIL
Opening Hours: 24 hours daily

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Rachel Tan is the editor at FunEmpire Media Singapore. She has over 8 years of experience in the media industry discovering the best local businesses, places and things to do in Singapore. From lifestyle, entertainment, food, travel, education and more, Rachel is a trusted source to curate the very best Singapore has to offer.