The Singapore Changi Airport, commonly known as Changi airport is an award-winning Airport and an ideal spot for some duty-free shopping for you and your loved ones. The Changi airport in Singapore is famous for its butterfly garden, movie theatre, and swimming pool and has been rated as the World’s Best Airport for the 8th consecutive year by Skytrax!
The Changi international airport is one of the busiest airports in Asia and the seventh busiest airport in the world. It serves more than 100 airlines to more than 350 cities. The Changi airport in Singapore has of 5 passenger terminals comprising of indoor playgrounds at terminal 1 and 3, a family zone at terminal 2, the tallest slide of Singapore at terminal 3 and an entertainment corner at Terminal 4. Terminal 5 is currently under construction and is expected to be ready in the mid-2030s. The Changi airport records nearly 1,70,000 passengers flying in and out on daily basis. The Jewel Changi airport also known as Jewel Changi is a nature themed entertainment and retail complex linked to three of Changi international airport’s passenger terminal.
It is an ideal spot for travellers who need to buy some souvenirs and other essentials at the last minute for their loved ones back home. There’s wide range of brands available to scout through. There’s so much shopping to do in Singapore, that travellers are bound to go back awestruck with the variety, and the loads that they will carry back home. The prices at Changi airport in Singapore is 7% cheaper as there is no GST involved. You can buy beauty products up to 40% cheaper.
Changi is also known for its delightful sculptures and installations across all four terminals. If you start your journey at Kinetic Rain you can witness more than a thousand copper 'raindrops' take the form of an aeroplane, a kite, and even a dragon! A million times -Is a kinetic art installation at Changi that features more than 500 clocks moving in harmony to represent the concept of time. It is known to be one of the biggest kinetic artworks in the world. Daisy is a 13m tall flower shaped propeller painted in red and white. The built-in sensors make the petals move in response to the movements of travellers in its immediate environment.
If you are planning for a trip to Singapore, don’t miss out on visiting the Changi airport!
Location: Airport Blvd, Singapore
Known for: Duty free goods and delightful sculptures