5 fun and super affordable things to do in Singapore (2021)


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We’re huuuuge advocates for going out and having an awesome time – but that doesn’t mean you have to blow your budget while doing it! You may be surprised at the number of wallet-friendly activities you can do in Singapore, especially with so many ongoing deals and promotions from various merchants.

We’ve come up with a list of things to do if you’re looking for some guilt-free fun – so don’t hold back! 😆

1. Explore the beautiful Jewel Changi Airport

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The nature-themed retail complex not only boasts amazing sights and views (as you have probably already spotted all over social media), there’s also so many fun activities that would be perfect for a family day out! From exhilarating sky nets, a canopy walk or hedge maze, you can rest assured that there’ll be something for everyone here. 🤩

Save yourself another 25% off individual attraction tickets by using the promo code listed on this deal.

💲 Cost per pax: $5.40 for Canopy Bridge | $8.10 for Hedge Maze | $10.10 for Mirror Maze | $10.10 for Manulife Sky Nets (all prices are after discount)

⏰ Opening Hours: 24/7

📍 Address: 78 Airport Boulevard

🌐 Website: https://www.jewelchangiairport.com/

2. Embark on a short road trip and do some sightseeing

Image credits: The Straits Times

Picture this: you and your friends jamming to your favourite tunes while coasting along a scenic driving route. 🛣

Whether you’re driving along the tranquil roads surrounded by the lush nature of Mount Faber, or the CBD area via Bayfront Avenue with a stunning view of the city skyline, you’ll definitely have a great time feeling the wind in your hair and soaking in the beautiful sights of Singapore!

This activity isn’t limited to those who own a car – carsharing is a viable option for those looking to use a car on a day out! Bonus: enjoy 90% off your first drive* when you book a GetGo car with this exclusive deal on CardsPal.

💲 Cost per pax: Flexible – you can decide how long you want to drive for according to your budget!

3. Go on a Mystery Museum Tour

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Love surprises? For just $10 per person, you can treat yourself to a specially curated tour of a Mystery Museum that will only be revealed to you when you show up! Participants can choose from three different series of tours curated around the themes of “Fashion Confessions”, “Mythical Creatures”, and “Hidden Secrets” – so book your tickets now and be prepared for a dazzling experience!✨

💲 Cost per pax: $10

4. Challenge your friends to an escape room at Trapped.SG

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Nothing gets your blood pumping and adrenaline rushing as much as being trapped in a room with almost no way out. Solve puzzles, uncover mysteries and find your way out of these carefully crafted escape rooms – and have a good laugh watching your friends get scared in the process! 👻

Bonus: Have a Mastercard? Enjoy 20% off when booking a game for a minimum of 4 pax – courtesy of this deal on CardsPal.

💲 Cost per pax: $25 (after discount)

⏰ Opening Hours: 11am to 10.30pm daily

📍 Address:

*SCAPE (first outlet)

2 Orchard Link, #02-20/21/22

The Cathay (second outlet)

2 Handy Road, #B1-08/09/10

🌐 Website: https://www.trapped.sg/

5. Skate to your heart’s content at Hi Roller

Image credits: The Straits Times

Roller skating has made its comeback – and with the stylish retro vibes of Hi Roller’s indoor skating rink (complete with disco lights and upbeat music!), it seems like everyone’s been hopping onto this new trend lately. Get your skates on and get ready for some light-hearted fun with your friends! 😜

💲 Cost per pax: $15-18 for 2 hours

⏰ Opening Hours: 11.30am to 9pm daily

📍 Address: E!Hub @ Downtown East, 1 Pasir Ris Close, Level 5

🌐 Website: https://www.hirollersingapore.com/

Never miss a deal again – with the CardsPal app, you can now maximise your savings every time you’re heading out for some fun! Whether you’re looking for deals for dining in with a date or for activities with friends, there’s a wide variety of deals to explore.

You can even optimise your search by adding cards that you own into the app itself (no card details needed) for a more personalised experience! 🤩

Download the Cardspal app or visit their website for more info.

Want the freedom and accessibility of a car without the financial commitment?

Download GetGo now to rent a car from $3/hour and use code GGCP9 to get 50% off* (capped at $8) your first drive.

*Valid till 30 September 2021. Capped at $9. Code is only valid for the first booking. Other T&Cs apply.

Have fun!
Ella 😎

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