Stuck without a vacation this summer holiday? Grab a cold ice cream cone, bask in the warm, balmy summer air and check out our list of must-do activities in sunny Singapore.
- 1. Kayaking at Pulau Ubin
Embrace the wilderness and explore the flora and fauna of the island. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the city, hop on a boat for a 20-minute ride to the Pulau Ubin and discover this rustic enclave. Pro tip: grab a friend and explore the mangroves of the island on a tandem kayak!
Asian Detours Pte Ltd
Address: 34 Pulau Ubin, Singapore 508287
Contact: (65) 6733 2282
Estimated cost: S$ 79.50/ adult, S$59.00/ child
This sturdy number will be your best friend for your next adventure. Made from durable stainless steel with a water resistance of 5 ATM, kayak in style while staying right on track of time. Wouldn’t want to miss the last boat back to the city!
TIMBERLAND Pickett Men’s Watch Black S$155.40
- 2. Rock climbing at Dairy Farm Quarry
Every adrenaline junkie’s dream come true – if you’re into extreme sports and looking to really push your physical limits, scaling the Dairy Farm Quarry should be at the top of your summer to-do list. Work your muscles and be ready to sweat it out as you climb the quarry, and enjoy your fruits of labour when you stand atop the quarry for an absolutely breath-taking view of the city.
Address: Dairy Farm Nature Park, 100 Dairy Farm Rd
Contact: (65) 9167 9541
Estimated cost: S$ 70.00
Inspired by Timberland’s signature Oakwell Boots, this Oakwell timepiece is as sturdy as it looks. Built to withstand the elements and made with mineral glass encased in stainless steel, make this timepiece your go-to watch the next time you’re scaling new heights.
TIMBERLAND Oakwell Men’s Watch Tan S$181.20
- 3. Surf the waves at Wave House
What’s summer without the sun, sand and sea? Get down and dirty at Wave House Sentosa and channel your best Baywatch vibes while surfing the (man-made) waves. Experience surfboarding on two different kinds of tides – the world-famous Double FlowRider, or the more challenging FlowBarrel. Both will guarantee you a splashing good time!
Address: 36 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099007
Contact: (65) 6238 1196
Estimated cost: From S$35 per hour
In a shade of blue as deep as the ocean, this nautical-themed Ballard watch adds an eye-catching detail to your surfing gear with a cheeky pop of colour. The rubber strap accompanying the stainless steel bezel makes sure that your watch remains slip and rust-free. Stay on top of your schedules even while you’re out surfing!
TIMBERLAND Ballard Men's Watch Blue S$119.40