Sentosa is a small island on the southern coast of Singapore filled with various activities for various people. It is a place of leisure and relaxation, catering to a dynamic range of groups and is inclusive of all ages, including the little ones.
There are many ways to have a good time in Sentosa without paying a vast sum of money. Scentopia offers free activities that cater to the public regardless of age and gender, making it one of the free things to do in Sentosa Singapore while having a good time.
Complimentary guided perfumery tours
Singapore is booming with all sorts of flora scattered all over the island. In the guided perfumery tours that are 15 minutes long, you become acquainted with the history of the vibrant lushes that decorate the Singapore that we know today. There are multiple scheduled timings of the tour throughout the day set at 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm and 4:30 pm, allowing you plenty of time to fit the activity in your itinerary. The prompt tours are also a pleasant and quick way to alleviate yourself after spending strenuous activities on the island.
Exhibits incorporating augmented reality and fragrance
In addition to smell, Scentopia is about evoking the sense of visual stimulation. With a smartphone and the Facebook app, walk through the exhibits that showcase over 150 augmented reality displays, awakening your visual and smell senses with over 200 scent wands as if you are experiencing them in real-time. Experience a 2D image transform itself into something 4D at your own pace with personal space with these self-guided tours.
Fragrance creation workshops
What way to truly get to know a fragrance other than craft them yourself? Create your unique signature scent by narrowing down 20 special scents among a comprehensive collection of over 6000 aroma oils, including halal and vegetarian ingredients. Experiment with various scents and mixtures, and bring home the distinct perfume creation that is unique to you.
In addition to perfumes, Scentopia also host workshops specialising in signature scented candles, reed diffusers, room fragrances, and bath oils, making it a fun bonding activity to participate with your friends and family.
Educational field trips for anyone and everyone
There are four prominent learning styles; visual, auditory, kinesthetic, and readers/writers are four prominent learning styles. Scentopia embraces all of them, crafting an environment that evokes all senses making it suitable for a field trip for preschoolers in Singapore.
Growing research shows that smell directly impacts individuals’ learning, performance, and creativity. It is linked to specific brain parts that process emotions and knowledge. This phenomenon is crucial in children as they can learn to use this instinct from a young age and develop their skills as they mature.
These educational trips are not bound to specific age groups, with packages available for different ages such as kindergarten, primary school, secondary school, and higher education.
Scentopia provides an assortment of activities that can be attended individually or in groups. Among the variety, you might just find one thing appealing to you.