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Jewel Changi Airport Review : 8 Must See and Do Activities

Jewel Changi Airport officially opens its doors on April 17 2019

Most people head to the airport for the holidays. It would not be surprising to see locals heading off to enjoy their Tokyo Tour packageThis will change with Jewel becoming a permanent fixture at the airport.

With 280 shops and F & B outlets at Jewel house in a 10 storey complex, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to what to eat or where to shop. Add a spectacular 40 m rain vortex and a five-storey garden called forest gallery to explore, there are plenty of things to discover at the new Jewel @ Changi Airport. You might not even want to leave town after a visit.
Welcome to Jewel
With so much to do, your heads would be spinning as you walk literally in circles around Jewel. Try walking in a straight line and you would end up on the same spot half an hour later!

Here are 8 must-do things in Jewel Changi Airport to help you out.

1) Check out New Brands

There will be a couple of first at Jewel. From new brands to flagship stores, it will be a brand new experience for locals and visitors to Singapore. With shops and F & B outlets spanning over 10 floors, it will take weeks to explore everything in Jewel. New brands include Pokemon Center, A & W, Shang Social, Cafe Amazon, Shake Shack, Pink Fish and more.

A few notable names as follow

Pokemon Center 
Pokemon Center @ Jewel
The only permanent retail store for the game franchise outside Japan. It will offer merchandise unique to Jewel. Singapore branded Aircrew will be a hit among fans.

Starbucks Flagship
The flagship store in Singapore. Largest Starbucks spanning over 2 floors.

Nike SE Asia Flagship
Flagship Store in SE Asia with over 1000sqm of space.

There are plenty more brands both local and overseas to be discovered at Jewel. It feels like the whole world has gathered under one roof.

2) Indulge in Food from all over the world.

Food lovers rejoice. With over 100 food options at Jewel, you will never go hungry. International names like Shake Shack, Burger & Lobster and Eggs N Things will spice up the food scene in Singapore

Shake Shack
Shake Shack @ Jewel
American fast-food chain from New York. The burgers are brutally delicious

A & W
A & W
A blast from the past. Time to try the Root Beer Float and Curly Fries!
Warning: Queues can be as long as 2 hours during the opening.

Tiger Beer Street Lab
Tiger Beer Street Lab
Dine under the stars with Singapore's very own local beer.

Kam's Roast 
Kam's Roast @ Jewel
Michelin Star restaurants from Hong Kong. The char siew are a must-try.

Five Spice
Five Spice

Jewel own version of the familiar foodcourt.

3) Marvel at the 40m Rain Vortex  set in a 5 story lush forest

The HSBC Rain Vortex is at the heart of Jewel.
The world's tallest indoor waterfall is simply divine. This place is probably going to be the next hottest spot for your Instagram.

There are plenty of vantage areas around the 5 story SHISEIDO Forest Valley. Hike up the forest valley through the stairs to discover a whole new world.

Don't miss the nightly light show starting from every hour from 730pm to 1230 am

4) Play at  Canopy Park (Opening June 2019)
Sky Net
On the top floor of Jewel, there is a 14,000 sqm wonderland for all. From Bouncing Sky Net to Hedge Maze to Mirror Maze to Discovery Slides, kids would go gaga over it.
Topiary Walk

For the adults, take a slow walk through the Petal Garden or Topiary Walk
Petal Gardens

If you have no fear of height, cross the Canopy Bridge - a bridge suspended 23 metres above ground with a glass bottom at the center!
Canopy Bridge

5 ) Hug a Waterfall
Hug a Waterfall
Down at the basement, you could literally hug a waterfall without getting wet!
Perfect spot for that Instagram photo.

6) Watch a Movie on a Giant Screen
Shaw Theater @ Jewel
There will be many first in Shaw Theatres Jewel . There is Singapore's First DTS : X Sound cinema , first next generation IMAX with LAser and Dreamers, Singapore first child friendly theatres with beanbags!

7) Shop at the world's Marketplace

Fairprice Finest
If you just need any excuse to go to Jewel, grocery shopping will be a good one . There is a Fairprice Finest outlet located at the basement to get your daily needs. In additional, there are international marques and local labels to pick up your deli . Check out IRVINS X Salted Egg, Durian Mpire, Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory and more.

8) Stay Overnight
Honestly, you cannot explore Jewel in one day. Why not stay overnight at the Yotel AIR. You could check in for a few hours or even an overnight stay in a cabin that comes with a TV, en suite bathroom and free wifi.
Explore Jewel Changi Airport
There you have it, you need not necessary travel overseas to have a good time at the airport, especially when you are in Singapore!

Want to see more, check out our video during our exploration of Jewel Changi Airport

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