Location The Universal Studios theme park is a must-visit if you are planning a trip to Singapore. The hot tourist spot resides inside a huge entertainment arena called Resorts World, the famous island resort on Sentosa Island in East Singapore. Both children and adults can equally enjoy the day at Universal Studios. While it is not as big as the one in California, it has a great many number of rides and activities that would take up the entire day.
How to reach Universal Studios Fastest way to get there
1. Take the metro rail (MRT) from anywhere on the Mainland to Harbourfront station.
2. Alight at Harbourfront and go to the 3rd floor of Vivocity shopping mall.
3. Take the Sentosa Express, alight at Resorts World and walk to the Universal Studios. The Sentosa Express is a mono-rail ride that connects different parts of Sentosa Island - Resort World, Siloso Point, Imbaiah Layout and Merlion Park.
TIP: It is best to take a one-day mono-rail pass.
Alternate ways to get there
a) You can also take the cable car to Resorts World. Alight at Harbourfront MRT and take the exit to the Singapore Cable Car station at Harbourfront Tower.
b) You can walk down the Sentosa Boardwalk, a long garden-themed trail that will take you from the mainland straight to Sentosa Island through beautiful gardens and landscape.
Must-see rides and activities at Universal Studios If you have a tight schedule and want to make the most of your visit to the Universal Studios Singapore, make sure to try out these great rides described below:
Revenge of the Mummies (photo credit - self)
Shrek's Far Far Away Castle (photo credit - self)
Water World (photo credit - self)
TIP: There are numerous other rides, but to cover maximum places, it is best to start at 10 AM when the Universal Studios opens.
Meal options and other facilities There are plenty of meal options in Universal Studios. The best option for lunch and dinner is the big café-cum-restaurant in front of Far Far Away Castle. There are many snack counters all over the place to enjoy that quick ice-cream or cotton candy.
You will find many interesting shops selling souvenirs. One interesting item that caught my eye was the bottle fan. It works on batteries and produces cool air after you fill the bottle and switch on the mini-fan attached to the top. It is a cute and unique souvenir that also proves to be useful in the summer heat. Now that you know all the facts, make the most of your trip to Universal Studios Singapore.
Of late tour to Singapore from India is increasing. The low air fare brought by many new airlines and package trips by tour operators are all helping this. In that context this article becomes relevant.
Singapore has multiple destinations offering the tourists real pleasure of the nature. However, in order to maximize the sight - seeing, a careful planning is to be made to cover the maximum sight - seeing places. In fact, there is major concentration of the Indian - people, who can be contacted with your proper introduction and in that way, you may chalk out your planning.
Dinosaur ride, Little - India, Madagascar - river and many parks and greenery may attract you making your tour a memorable experience. The best way to enjoy the eye captivating sites is to include your family members especially the children and your wife so that the pleasure can be shared to the maximum extent.
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