Singapore is known as a paradise for shopaholics. The country which is synonymous with the Merlion statue is indeed filled with various shopping areas that you can visit.
But besides shopping, those of you who travel to Singapore can also get an unforgettable relaxation experience. Because, Singapore also offers a number of places of relaxation that can make you free from stress and aches in the body.
Singapore is indeed home to a diverse health ecosystem that caters to your various health needs, from the level, interests and fitness goals you want to achieve. Whether to maintain a fitness program or seek an attractive urban wellness concept, Singapore promises a quality, safe and open wellness experience for everyone.
For those of you who want to experience Singapore-style relaxation, from different yoga experiences to floating calmly to recharge your body, here are some recommendations for relaxation places that you can visit.
1. SkyPark Yoga by Virgin Active
Located on the 57th floor of Marina Bay Sands, Skypark Yoga by Virgin Active will provide an unforgettable experience for yoga lovers. Here, you can practice yoga while enjoying spectacular views atop one of the world’s most iconic buildings.
One of the main attractions of this place is the experience of practicing yoga while watching the sunrise or sunset from the top floor of Marina Bay Sands. The morning session starts at 07.00 (Thursday-Sunday), while the evening session starts at 18.30 (Wednesday and Thursday) local time.
Apart from yoga, you can also enjoy other excellent health activities such as Grid, Reformer Pilates, Les Mills and many more.
2. Palm Avenue Float Club
Photo: Palm Ave Float Club
Built in 2014, Palm Avenue Float Club, located in Kampong Bugis, is a unique relaxation destination that offers a variety of wellness programs that are scientifically proven to reduce stress, speed up recovery and even improve brain function.
One of the main attractions of this place is Floatation therapy. With 600kg of Epsom salt dissolved in a special pod, you can feel the sensation of floating on water which is believed to free the body from physical and mental tension. In addition, there is also Red Light therapy which is claimed to be able to restore and rejuvenate body cells.
You can enjoy a variety of health facilities at the Palm Avenue Float Club from 10:00 to 21:00 local time.
3. Trapeze Rec. Club
Opened in July 2021, Trapeze Rec Club (TRC) is a health club that offers a variety of facilities. These include a yoga studio, gym, outdoor sauna and plunge pool, reflexology room, cafe and other ‘best-in-class’ wellness programs.
This relaxation spot, located in Chinatown Point, operates from 07.00-20.00 local time. The various facilities offered make TRC one of the best ‘one-stop’ health clubs for those of you who need relaxation both physically and mentally.
4. Yafot Wellness
Combining cutting-edge western technology and traditional eastern philosophies, Yafot Wellness offers relaxation with a unique ‘East Meets West’ concept that you should definitely try. This fitness center is in Dempsey Village and is open from 11am to 7pm local time.
One of the flagship programs from Yafot Wellness is Speed Slim, which is a combination of oxygen therapy and Total Cost Management (TCM) methodology which is guaranteed to be able to eliminate fat. In addition, Yafot Wellness also offers various other health programs such as DeepCell Revitalization (cell rejuvenation and muscle recovery through body meridian therapy) and Homeopathy (a comprehensive, organic and natural therapy to treat chronic health disorders and psychological health).
5. XIU Nature Connections
Photo: XIU Nature Connection
Returning to nature is often one of the relaxation methods that many people do. This is what XIU Nature Connections offers through its various outdoor health therapies.
For example, Forest Bathing which provides the sensation of soaking while enjoying the beauty and calming coolness of nature, High Tea which offers a variety of teas for relaxation, and Forest Therapy therapy which invites you to explore the forest to free yourself from the hustle and bustle after activities in urban areas.
You can visit XIU Nature Connections on Cluny Park Road and it is always open to visitors.
What are you waiting for, let’s plan your vacation to Singapore and experience a different urban wellness experience. With a variety of unique wellness offerings and activities, Singapore is a haven for those who crave both mental and emotional health. Improve your focus and relieve your anxiety in the heart of this city while exploring the wellness activities available.
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