9 Indoor Activities In Singapore To Do With Friends That Are Just As Fun As The Outdoors


Faruq Senin •  Sep 16, 2020

Singapore's weather has been very unpredictable lately. With the rain lasting for hours on some days, planning a day out might be a hassle. But we're here to tell you that the fun doesn't have to end when it starts raining! If you're planning a fun day out with friends this weekend but you want to do more than just eating, we've rounded up these 9 things to do indoors in Singapore with friends that are just as fun as the outdoors! What's more, most of these attractions are having special deals or bundles right now, so you can enjoy some savings ?

1. HeadRock VR - SG's biggest VR theme park

Credit: HeadRock VR Singapore on Facebook

Universal Studios Singapore might be the most popular outdoor theme park in Singapore. But did you know that there's an indoor theme park at Resorts World Sentosa too? We're talking about HeadRock VR, Singapore's biggest virtual reality (VR) theme park! Split into three zones, there are plenty of exciting rides and interactive games to enjoy with your loved ones here. Hop aboard the various VR roller coasters that'll give you an adrenaline rush like the Extreme Train. Or ride through the Storm Blizzard or go Jungle Rafting with your squad. If you're a horror fan, the Horror Room will be your favourite! What's more, they are currently having a promotion till 30 Sep 2020 where you can enjoy nearly 30% discount on tickets (if you buy onsite).

Book your tickets here!

Price: from $27

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P.S. Wondering what else to do in September? Check out the best things to do on weekends this September!

2. AIRZONE - world's first suspended indoor playground 

Who says playgrounds are only for kids? If you and your friends are looking to take your meet-ups up a notch, time to visit the world's first suspended indoor playground at City Square Mall! Unleash your inner child as you walk through the various elevated themed zones and participate in unique games. From Giant Inflatable Soccer to a 3D maze and an exhilarating slide and more, you'll definitely have loads of fun over here. And you'll get to enjoy all these while you're suspended between 2 to 5 storeys high! There's currently a discount when you book tickets for 2 from Mon-Fri. You'll even get a free mask case if you purchase a session pass.

Book your tickets here!

Price: from $35 (for 2 pax)

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3. Zero Latency - free-roam virtual reality game

Craving for a rush of adrenaline indoors? Zero Latency’s virtual reality (VR) gaming experience is just the fix you need! With its state-of-the-art technology and motion tracking, you'll be transported to different realms - ranging from Zombie Survival to a journey into space. Zero Latency is also the largest virtual reality gaming space in Singapore and one of the best in the world! Do note that during this period, only a maximum of 5 people are allowed to play at any one time and you'll need to book your slots in advance.

Book your session here!

Price: $59

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Halal food nearby:

Check out our halal food guide in Marina Bay for halal food options near Zero Latency!

4. BOUNCE Singapore - great trampoline fun

Looking for a fun way to let your energy out? Have a go at bouncing on trampolines at BOUNCE Singapore! Located at Cineleisure on Grange Road, this facility has a slew of trampolines, obstacle courses and other fun sections for you to tackle. Catering to both kids and adults, it's a great spot for some family-friendly fun. BOUNCE Singapore has reopened since July 2020, with new safety measures in place including limiting the number of jumpers per hour, regular disinfection, temperature screening and more.

Book your tickets here!

Price: From $25 (adult) and $17 (child) (see the full price listing on their website)

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5. Battle it out with your friends at Snow City's Winter Shooting Arena

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You might not be able to go on a winter vacation this year but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the same experience in Singapore! Snow City has just launched its Winter Shooting Arena! With sub-zero temperatures, this has been certified as Singapore's Coldest Shooting Arena by the Singapore Book of Records ? Whether you're hoping to shoot some paintballs at the target shooting section or battling it out with your friends with their Close Quarter Battle, you'll definitely have loads of fun ?

Price: from $19

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6. Sweat it out and rock-climb

Who says you can't sweat it out when you're indoors? If you're looking for a convenient rock-climbing spot near eateries and other amenities, head over to Kallang Wave Mall and Funan Mall! They both have their own indoor rock-climbing walls (operated by Climb Central). Alternatively, you can also head to climbing gyms like Onsight and Kinetics for more heart-pumping action. Remember to book your climbing slot online during this period as slots are limited.

Halal food nearby:

Kallang Wave Mall

Halal eateries: Omoomo, Ayam Penyet President, Encik Tan, Old Town White Coffee, 13 Stages, Popeyes Louisiana Chicken

Find out more on their website

Funan Mall

Halal eateries: Crave (Nasi Lemak), Delibowl (Sichuan cuisine), Hawker Man (Local/Fusion), KFC, McDonald's, Old Chang Kee, Qiji, Saap Saap Thai, Stuff'd, Subway, Wok Hey

Find out more on their website

7. Changi Experience Studio - find out how the airport functions

The next time you're at Jewel, explore beyond the HSBC Rain Vortex and amazing food options. Why not head over to the Changi Experience Studio for some fun instead? You'll get to enjoy projection experiences, interactive games and immersive shows simulating airport functions. Perfect if you've always been curious about how Changi Airport works! There's a family bundle where you'll only need to pay $13.50 per person.

Book your tickets here!

Price: from $19 (for Singaporean Adults)

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Halal food nearby:Check out our ultimate halal food guide to Jewel Changi Airport!

#HHWT Tip: If you're at Jewel, don't miss out on free entry for 2 to the Canopy Park with any single-receipt purchase.

8. HiRoller Indoor Skating Rink - skate in style with your friends

Credit: HiRoller Indoor Skating Rink on Facebook

If you're looking to burn some calories with your friends but the weather's just not permitting you to go for a jog or hike outdoors, you can still do so at HiRoller! Here's where you can try some roller-skating or inline-skating in a fun environment. Even if you're a beginner, you can totally start from scratch and pick up skating with their certified and friendly instructors. A 2-hour session pass costs $17 but if you visit in groups of 4 or more, you can save more and pay $14 instead.

To book your slots in advance: Call +65 9694 4094

Price: from $14

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9. Rack your brains at an escape room

If you and your group of friends love solving puzzles, then trying out an escape room would be the perfect indoor activity! Choose from a variety of themed rooms and you'll be given a set amount of time to break free. There are many escape rooms across town such as TrappedLOST SGXcapeCaptivate Escape Rooms and more. This is definitely one way to change up your hangout routine with friends ?Check out our guide to the best escape rooms in Singapore.

With these 8 exciting activities, it's time to spice up your weekends with friends! The weather might be gloomy but you can still make the best out of it ?