Sentosa Merlion, Sentosa Island

Come face-to-face with one Singapore's symbols at Sentosa Merlion, a giant statue of a creature with a lion's head and a body of a fish. Ride in a elevator up to the mouth of the 37 m (120 ft) fish-lion statue, where you can pick up your prosperity coin--included in the ticket price--and ring the prosperity bell for good luck. From the mouth of the creature you can also enjoy sweeping views over the city and take one of Singapore's most iconic photos, in the jaws of a lion. Plan my Sentosa Island trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.
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  • October 5, 2017
    This is one of my #bucketlist . It is a must see whrn visiting SG. I think the only thing that's missing is of course the water coming out on it's mouth. But over all, it is really amazing!  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    I was so excited to be at the merlion as this was 1 thing i saw during my childhood in pictures and the excitement was well served . They also give a take away like the fan which is much required duri...  more »
  • October 1, 2017
    Via monorail, drop at Imbiah station! Lots of steps up so if you are going with strollers, wheelchair or elderly who cant climb, on the extreme left next to 7-11 is a slope up. Subash at the entrance ...  more »
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  • June 11, 2017
    Price is quite stiff to actually enter each of the attractions ($48/adult and $43/child as of June 2016) for 3 attractions minimum. However, if you just walk around and enjoy the atmosphere and taking pictures for memories, you do not really have to buy any tickets as the Sentosa Express is free to ride. Just take a taxi to the Sentosa Waterfront station and you can explore the Sentosa on foot and tram service for free if you want.
  • June 19, 2017
    Ring the bell and Make a Wish! Got the gift at the end of the Theatre Show- gold coin from the Merlion engraved with PEACE and PROSPERITY. Very nice view from the top of the head of the Merlion. For me its a Must See! A lot of interesting attractions to explore in the area.
  • August 6, 2017
    Great architecture. There is a little show at the entrance which explains the significance of the Merlion. The view from top is amazing, and we also got a surprise souvenir!
  • June 29, 2017
    A fun place to be. Been at Sentosa 4 times and had fun always. You will never know how time passes. If you take the boardwalk from vivo city you don't need to spend a single money to enter the island. Of course there are individual fees for rides and entry fees for aquarium, wax museum, universal studio etc
  • April 24, 2017
    Most attractions in Sentosa are fairly costly but the Merlion remains one of the most affordable at $10 per adult. Granted there is nothing much to do in the Merlion but this is the most economical way to enjoy the view of the surrounds. Our ticket gave us access to a short video clip and views from the mouth and head of the Merlion. There was also a large bell for ringing at the mouth. An elevator took us to the top level where stairs offered direct access to the mouth and head. The 360 degree panoramic views from the head was amazing.

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