Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel), the game-changing development that will raise Singapore’s standing as a tourism destination, starts public previews tomorrow, 11 April 2019. The 135,700 sqm complex at the heart of Changi Airport will house over 280 retail and F&B outlets, one-of-a-kind play attractions, a hotel and aviation facilities within one of Singapore’s largest indoor gardens. Since breaking ground in December 2014, Jewel has received significant acclaim for its design and has piqued the excitement of people from around the world.
Jewel will be open to Singapore residents and international travellers starting 17 April 2019.
View of the Shiseido Forest Valley and HSBC Rain Vortex from Changi Airport Terminal 1Upon setting foot into Jewel, visitors are greeted by the majestic 40-metre HSBC Rain Vortex, the world’s tallest indoor waterfall.
Ms Hung Jean, Chief Executive Officer, Jewel Changi Airport Devt, said, “The vision for Jewel Changi Airport is to be a destination where ‘The World meets Singapore, and Singapore meets the World’. The unique proposition of world-class shopping and dining, seamlessly integrated with lush greenery, fulfills the needs of increasingly discerning travelers for a meaningful and experiential journey, even for brief layovers. Moreover, by providing innovative and fresh experiences for Singapore residents and working professionals in its vicinity, Jewel will invigorate Singapore’s eastern precincts and provide more opportunities for the public to enjoy time with family and friends.”
Visitors to Jewel can look forward to a slew of long-awaited new-to-Singapore brands that will open their first stores alongside familiar homegrown favourites such as In Good Company, Supermama and Tiger Street Lab. These local retailers, designers and craftsmen are given the opportunity to craft a retail theatre to share the nation’s story with the world. Jewel also has a dedicated retail cluster of homegrown brands on Level 1 meant to be a one-stop shop for travelers looking to bring home a piece of Singapore.