24 Iconic Things To Do This January 2022 In Singapore

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

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In a city full of excitement, where do we begin? Future events are unpredictable on account of lockdown measures, but that doesn’t mean you can’t plan to make the most of the month ahead. Graciously, we’ve tracked down 24 of the coolest attractions and fun experiences in Singapore for you to enjoy this January.

1. Night Safari

You need to act fast to go on the world’s first nocturnal night safari because it finishes on January 2. Explore wildlife on foot or by tram, and experience a unique nocturnal world.

📍 80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826

2. Yacht Picnic

Yacht Picnic Experience Singapore Yachtnic
Photo Credit: Yachtnic

We recently wrote about this surreal yacht picnic experience in Singapore. Excellent for lovers or a small group of people. Read all about it here.

📍 11 Cove Drive, Sentosa Cove, Singapore 098497

3. Minion Café

This exclusive Minion Café is unmissable this month. Read all about it here.

4. Pongal Harvest Festival

From January 14 to 17, immerse yourself in this traditional Indian festival that praises the sun god for a bountiful harvest. Take part in cultural events in Little India, see magnificent light displays, taste delicious Indian food, and lots more.

📍 Various Locations 

5. Singapore Art Week 2022

From January 14 to January 23, celebrate Singapore’s visual arts with over 100 events, from new works, transnational collaborations, virtual art events, and much more.

📍 Various Locations

6. Candylicious

Head to the world’s largest confectionary store to indulge on your favourite sweets and chocolates.

📍 26 Sentosa Gateway, 01 225-230, Singapore 098138

7. Mickey Mouse Pop-Up

Mickey Mouse Pop-up Singapore
Photo Credit: Disney

Celebrate all things Mickey Mouse at this limited time only exhibition. Read all about it here.

8. Spin Art

Spin Art Singapore
Photo Credit: Spin Art Studio

This is one of the best things to do without alcohol in Singapore. This new spin art experience is a must-do in Singapore. Perfect for dates or with a group of friends or family. Read all about this unique spin art experience here.

9. Eatbox Food Hall

What better way to spend an afternoon than indulging in all your favourite foods at Tekka Place’s first-ever creative food hall. From photogenic desserts to iconic foodie approved dishes, such as waffle burgers, fusion noodles, Vietnamese sticky rice, to name a few.

📍 Tekka Place, Opp Rochor Stn, Singapore

10. Water Bikes

New Water Experience
Photo Credit: Waterbike Singapore

This quirky activity landed in October and you can read all about it here.

11. Singapore Zoo

Head to the world’s greatest rainforest zoo for some fun this December. With over 2,800 animals and a lush tropical rainforest, with an enchanting multimedia night walk…you’ll be spoilt for choice with activities. Perfect for the children’s school holidays.

📍 80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826

12. Museum Of Ice Cream

This world-famous Museum Of Ice Cream opened in August. Read all about the museum here.


13. Hyperrealities

Escape reality and embark on this thrilling interactive adventure to another world. With a VR headset on, you’ll touch rainbows, climb polar ice caps and try to save an artist from doom. Indeed, this is one of the greatest things to do this January. Get your tickets via the Marina Bay Sands website.

📍 VR Gallery, 6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974

14. Changi Chapel & Museum

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Photo Credit: Changi Chapel

This beautiful Chapel and Museum has been recently renovated. The chapel was built by prisoners of war in Changi during WWII. Consequently, you can expect to learn about plenty of history and culture. Excitingly, this is free to enter for Singapore citizens.

📍 1000 Upper Changi Rd N, Singapore 507707

15. KF1 Karting Circuit

At Singapore’s largest go-kart circuit, you know you’ll be in for a treat. Get your adrenaline pumping by taking on 16 corners over a 750m track. The novice karts are for everyone to enjoy which can speed up to 28km, but the more advanced karts are for driving licensed people only.

📍 1 Turf Club Avenue, Singapore 738078

16. Holey Moley Golf Club

Holey Moley
Photo Credit: Holey Moley

This unique bar boasts an entertaining mini golf experience where you can drink cocktails paired with scrumptious food. With plenty of insta-worthy moments in this house of fun, you won’t be bored as you navigate the course. This spot just so happens to be one of the most unforgettable date ideas to do in Singapore.

📍 3B River Valley Rd, Singapore 179024

17. Shared Platters

Why not order a delicious shared platter for your whole household to enjoy. It’s the perfect way to bring people together and bond with one another amid covid-19 restrictions. Check out where to find the most indulgent shared platters in Singapore here.

18. Adventure Cove

The world is your oyster at this epic waterpark that has finally reopened after a year of closure. Expect to zoom down waterslides, float along the lazy river, snorkel with thousands of colourful fish, and more. Certainly, one of the best things to do this January in Singapore.

📍 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269

19. Virtual Realms

Step into a video game wonderland at this surreal experience. Read all about it here.

20. The Cinema

Grab your partner or friend and head to your nearest movie theatre to catch some of the newest blockbusters on the big screen. Since the film industry was impacted heavenly during coronavirus, we think we ought to support them while they are operating.

📍 Various Locations 

21. Future World

Marina Bay Sands
Photo Credit: Marina Bay Sands

From the creators of the world-famous Mori Digital Art Museum in Tokyo, this gram-worthy exhibition invites you to lose yourself in an exciting universe of art, magic and science among borderless digital interactive installations. Through 16 installations and a world of playful possibilities, you can enjoy the key narratives of City In A Garden, Sanctuary, Park and Space. Book your tickets via Marina Bay Sands

📍 6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974

22. Rooftop Dining

On a good day, treat yourself to a fabulous drink or dinner high in the sky. Check out nine of the greatest rooftop dining experiences in Singapore here. Be sure to check rules on entry and vaccinations.

23. Peranakan Houses

Explore Peranakan culture, only a 10 minute drive from the city. This beautifully preserved tourist attraction is a façade of colourful pastel pre-war shophouses and colonial bungalows. Step into the old-world on this past plantation land, and indulge in some of the charming eateries nearby. Add some colour to your Insta feed by snapping some photogenic images next to the heritage houses.

📍 Singapore, 287 Joo Chiat Rd, Singapore 427540

24. Instagrammable Singapore

If you love photography, head on an instagrammable adventure with a friend. Try out the most instagrammable bars in Singapore at night, then the most instagrammable cafes in Singapore during the day, and let’s not forget about 13 of the most instagrammable places to capture picture-perfect shots.

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