Underwater World Overview

Underwater World is a beautiful oceanarium at Sentosa Island in Singapore. This place offers a soothing experience for kids and families. Upon visiting, you can watch graceful pink dolphins and feed stingrays and sharks. You can also see fur seals dancing to the tunes of the music. The aquarium even allows you to explore an 83-metre-long tunnel to catch a close view of the living fossils and exotic sea dragons.

Explore the underwater life in the beautiful Singapore Underwater World on Sentosa Island. It is an attractive oceanarium that hosts dolphin shows and interactive sessions for kids. They can play games and learn about the feeding habits of these creatures in the attraction.

There is a diverse array of marine life in the Underwater World. Some of the famous ones that you can spot here are sharks, stingrays, and living fossils like the Arapaima and the Alligator Gars. An 83-metre-long tunnel in the attraction provides a close view of these marine creatures. It is surprising to know that the Underwater World displays over 2,500 marine specimens from 250 species. Through this tunnel, you can see panoramic views of piranhas, moray eels, and dugongs. 

Another highlight of the attraction is the Dolphin Lagoon, which is often featured in Singapore tour packages. It displays numerous pink Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphins. You can swim and play with the cute dolphins in this area. It also allows you to touch starfish and baby turtles. Thus, the Underwater World is an absolute wonder in Southeast Asia.


• Watch graceful pink dolphins perform in the entertaining Dolphin Lagoon Show in the Underwater World.
• See the sharks, piranhas, moray eels, and dugongs closely from an 83-metre-long glass Underwater Tunnel.
• Touch starfishes, baby turtles, and hermit crabs in the interactive pool of the Underwater World.
• Encounter rare living fossils like the Arapaima and Alligator Gars in the attraction.
• Teach your kids about the feeding habits of marine creatures through playing sessions in the Underwater World.

How To Reach

The Underwater World is located on Sentosa Island in Singapore.

By Bus- To reach the Underwater World by bus, you can hop on Bus C or Rasa Sentosa Shuttle and drop off at Siloso Point. From Silosos Point, you can take a 2-minute walk for 140 metres to reach your final destination.

By Metro- If you want to travel via metro, you can take the Circle Line or North East Line metro to Imbiah Station. Then, you can walk for 19 minutes to travel 1.5 kilometres to reach the Underwater World. 

By Cable Car- Cable car is a fun way to travel to the Underwater World. All you need to do is get on Mount Faber Line and drop off at Siloso Point Station. From there, walk for 2 minutes to reach the Underwater World, covering about 140 metres.

Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit the Underwater World is during the dry season, from June to August. During this time, the weather remains pleasant to enjoy the interactive exhibits of the attraction. Visit the Underwater World on weekdays rather than on weekends to avoid crowds and explore the attraction peacefully. If you plan to visit the attraction on weekends, consider travelling early in the morning to stay away from the rush. The ideal time of the day to visit the Underwater World is either early in the morning or late in the evening. During this time, the crowds are less, and you will get direct access to the attraction without waiting in long queues at the ticket counter.

Other Essential Information

  • Buy the Underwater World tickets online to save time and get direct access to the attraction.
  • Visit on a weekday as weekends tend to be a little crowded.
  • Do not bring outside food or drink inside the Underwater World.
  • Spend at least 2 to 3 hours to enjoy all the displays of the attraction.
  • Do not throw waste inside the Underwater World.
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