Jewel Changi Airport Has World’s Highest Indoor Waterfall

Changi Airport Group has just announced the interesting attractions that travelers can expect inside Jewel Changi Airport, its joint venture with real estate company CapitaLand.

From the outside of the majestic Jewel.

Jewel Changi Airport from the outside. All photos courtesy of Jewel Changi Airport.

There’s the 14,000-square-meter Canopy Park, which will have an endless array of attractions that include gardens, walking trails, dining outlets, and luxury stores. Travelers will be given the opportunity to explore its pathways amid the lush greenery, explore and find their way out of Canopy Maze, bounce up and down Sky Nets, and skid down Discovery Slides.

Inside the Canopy Park where travelers can walk amidst lush greenery.

Inside the Canopy Park where travelers can walk amidst lush greenery.

Perhaps the most fascinating add-on is the Rain Vortex, a 40-meter-high indoor waterfall said to be the tallest in the world. At night, the Rain Vortex—located in the middle of Canopy Park—will be transformed into a spectacular water-and-lights show.

The transformed Rain Vortex during night time.

The transformed Rain Vortex during night time.

The construction of Jewel reportedly costs more than US$1 billion and is scheduled to open in 2019. According to Phillip Yim, chief executive officer of Jewel Changi Airport Trustee, “Jewel will break new ground with its unique mix of attractions, retail, and airport facilities.”


Share this Article

Related Posts

Emirates to Add Over a Dozen Routes from June 15

Passengers will now be able to catch connecting flights at the airline’s Dubai hub.

Avani Hotels & Resorts Launches E-Gift Cards

With just a few clicks, you can now treat your loved ones to memorable experiences at any of the bra...

SIA Allows Transits through Changi from Seven Asian Cities

Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Seoul are among the approved points of departure.

When Will Cruise Ships Sail Again in Asia?

Armed with new safety protocols, these operators are set to resume sailings in a few months’ time.

SIA Updates List of Approved Cities for Transits at Changi

Athens, Kota Kinabalu, and Manado are being added as Scoot resumes flights to all three destinations...

Six Senses Rolls Out Luggage Delivery Service

Travelers will no longer have to worry about carrying, checking in, and claiming their baggage at th...