Sentosa Merlion

Loves: The souvenir prosperity coin that comes with every ticket.

Our Advice: Remember to chime the Prosperity Bell and make a wish!

Quick question: What is the one enduring image, the one icon that spells Singapore. If you guessed the Merlion, a half-lion and half-fish mythical creature, then you guessed correct. 

The Merlion is said to come by the island of Sentosa each year and once fought off a violent storm to protect Singapore. At a towering height of 37 metres and facing the mainland, the Sentosa Merlion is likened as a guardian watching over Singapore.

Unlike the other Merlion statues of Singapore, you can set foot in the mouth of the Sentosa Merlion and climb to its crown to capture the 360° view. 

Address: 30 Cable Car Road, Singapore 098975
District: Southern Islands
By MRT/Sentosa Express:   
- Alight at Harbourfront MRT Station (NE1 / CC29) and take exit E  
- Head to the 3rd level of the VivoCity shopping mall for the Sentosa Express monorail  
- Alight at Imbiah Station

Operating Hours: 10.00am to 8.00pm (Last entry at 7.30pm)

Recommended Duration: 1 hour


Standard Rates

Adult - $12.00

Child (3 to 12 years old) & Senior Citizen (60 year old & above) – $9.00

Local Resident Rates*

Adult - $10.00

Child (3 to 12 years old) & Senior Citizen (60 years old & above)- $7.00

*Singapore citizens, permanent residents and those living in Singapore, including holders of employment passes, work permits or dependent passes.

Tel: 1800-SENTOSA (736-8672)

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