Article : One day tour in Singapore at Sentosa Island

Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom and Dolphin Island

When Singaporeans are asked which tourist attraction to visit for a one day tour in Singapore, most of us would say Sentosa. Just approximately 15 minutes away from the Central Business District area, this island is Singapore’s leading island resort getaway, where many go to for fun and leisure.

Here are two attractions located within Sentosa Island for you to visit in a day!


Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom

Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom
Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom

This is a must-visit outdoor attraction for everybody, especially children and nature lovers! It is surrounded by tropical greenery and guests will get a stunning view of mother nature. Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom does not only house butterflies and insects, but it also houses other animals like iguanas, birds, and tortoises.


         Interactive Experiences


There is a wide variety of beautiful butterflies and exotic insects which would amaze you! In addition, you will be engaged with the multi-sensory and interactive experience with the sights, scents, and sounds right here at Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom!


         Free Programmes

2pm – Guided Tour
3pm to 5pm – Photo Opportunity with our STARS

Tuesday & Thursday
4pm – Pupa Hanging

Saturday & Sunday
3pm Butterfly Release


         Getting There

 There are many ways to get to the Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom. One of the more common and easiest way would be to board Sentosa Express from VivoCity and alight at Imbiah Station.


Dolphin Island

One day tour in Singapore - Dolphin Island
Dolphin Island

Have you ever wanted to come face-to-face with dolphins but is unable to do so? Come to Dolphin Island to have a unique experience and interaction with playful Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins during a one day tour in Singapore!

There is a range of programmes available for you to interact with the dolphins and learn about their way of living.


         Dolphin Adventures

One day tour in Singapore - Dolphin Adventure
Dolphin Adventure

Build an intimate bond with these gentle marine animals deep in the waters and get a once-in-a-lifetime propelling experience on a dolphin!


         Dolphin Discovery

Come and learn interesting facts about these Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins while you get up close during a personal encounter with them in shallow water!


         Dolphin Encounter

Get a chance to interact with the dolphins without even entering the water! You will get to learn interesting facts and how to protect these marine animals. Also, this is the only programme that is suitable for children under the age of four.


         Dolphin Observer

This is an exclusive programme only for families and friends of Dolphin Discovery and Dolphin Adventure interaction programmes participants. You can get a picturesque view of the ocean while sitting in the shade.

If you have any queries about the marine animals, the Dolphin Island hosts will be there to answer your questions!


         Dolphin Trek

Dolphin Trek
Dolphin Trek

Experience threading on the lagoon floor and breathing in an underwater helmet as the beautiful marine animals make their way to you.


         Getting There

Make your way to Dolphin Island via Sentosa Express and alight at Waterfront Station.

However, it can be quite a hassle when travelling in groups. Therefore, tourists may consider hiring a private car tour to bring them around Sentosa island for more convenience during a one day tour in Singapore.


Not sure of what to fill your tummy with after visiting the Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom and Dolphin Island? You may want to dine in at Hard Rock Cafe or Fratelli Trattoria, which are located at Resorts World Sentosa.