Changi Jewel Airport is the new world's best airport, here's the attractions you must see
Posted on 18 April 2019
Set to open on April 17 2019, Singapore’s new Jewel Changi Airport will surely take the crown of World’s Best Airport. This airport is a world-class development that houses gardens, attractions, retail, dining, a hotel, facilities and of course, the birthplace of the world’s tallest indoor waterfalls. Singapore has shown the world yet again, the integration of nature and urban engineering made right.
The incorporation of luxurious nature and retails have made the public at the edge of their seat for the official opening of the airport. So, to make sure that no one is missing out on this hype and also to smooth your future travel plan, here are 4 attractions you must see in Singapore’s Jewel Changi Airport!
The centrepiece of Jewel Changi Airport is its 40m HSBC Rain Vortex that has made its name as world’s largest indoor waterfall. Gazing at this magnificent waterfalls will dazzle your eyes as the water cascade down 7-storeys while skytrains are crossing the dome. It glistens during the day as the sun shines through the water, and mystical during the night as light and sound is projected on the screen of the water. It is said to be best to witness the Rain Vortex during nighttime as the waterfall light and sound show is out of the world!
Shiseido Forest Valley is where you can find a lush of the green landscape covered in trees, plants, and shrubs. This indoor garden shelters various wonderful plants from all around the world. Visitors can walk up the stairs of the 5-storeys walking trail to explore deep into the forest valley and also see beautiful rocky falls installed on the walls.
Another top highlighted attraction in Jewel Changi Airport is its 14,000 sqm Canopy Park that is made to be a recreational wonderland. Visitors can find 8 unique spots along the Canopy Park that are perfect for both adult and children to have a pleasant time! Here are some of it:
Take a thrilling walk through this bridge that has a glass floor panel for an impressive view of the green park. Visitors, however, are advised to wear pants and avoid heels to avoid unwanted mishaps.
Suitable for both adult and little ones, jump on this giant trampoline of Bouncing Net and you’ll feel like you’re leaping off for the sky! There is also a Walking Net which is a suspended taut web 25 metres above the ground. Walking on this net is a fun experience you’ll never forget, but just remember to balance your body when walking!
Make your way through the puzzling Hedge Maze and lose yourself in the kaleidoscope of Mirror Maze! You are guaranteed to be satisfied once you successfully make your way out of these unique mazes.
There is more fun awaiting you and your family at Canopy Park, just continue your way to Discovery Slides, Foggy Bowls, Topiary Walk and Petal Garden! The Canopy Park will open in June 2019 with entry fees yet to be announced.
4. Mega Retail & Lifestyle Stores
The 10-storeys mega retail and lifestyle complex makes the airport a shopping haven! It offers various food-and-beverages stores that open till late hours. The most hyped up restaurants are the New York burger restaurant chain Shake Shack and Burger & Lobster that is already known to be deliciously tempting.
Visitors also enjoy the sneak peek of Singapore’s first Pokemon centre that has Singapore themed Pikachu plush toy! The Shaw Theatres cineplex is also Singapore’s first IMAX with Laser cinema with a fun theatre room for children. More reason for you to not miss these first timers!
There are endless global brands such as Nike, Furla, Fila and Timberland that will give you the best retail therapy. For visitors who want to stay overnight and explore more of the airport, you can stay in the comfortable and smartly-designed cabin of YotelAir.
So, maybe now you can start planning your holiday trip for mid-2019 to Singapore and visit this iconic Jewel Changi Airport!
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