The Nordic region, which includes Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Iceland, has always been perceived as cold, distant and a mysterious place to visit. However, fret not! This June holidays, Changi Airport brings a Nordic adventure to you – right here in the comfort of sunny Singapore! Embark on your own journey of exploration, strike a pose with our colourful displays and say hello to our Sanrio friends as they join in the fun!

Be transported to a Nordic world

Installation of a number of viking ships at the Nordic exhibition

Visit the Viking Ship-inspired gallery for a bona fide Nordic experience!

Revel in not one, but four different experiences at the Nordic exhibition. Featuring a Viking Ship-inspired gallery, a Northern Lights projection display, a Fjords of Norway installation and a detailed Swedish Old Town set-up, you can explore all that the various Nordic destinations have to offer in one place. Immerse yourself in each Nordic country and have fun learning more about their iconic landmarks.

If you want a complete adventure, seize this opportunity to experience true Nordic weather right here in the Snow Fun House! Ride a snow luge, build snow castles or say hi to the resident snowman with his igloo – all while realistic snowfall softly drifts around you.

Snow Fun House Operating Hours: 12pm – 10pm daily (last registration at 9.30pm)

Immortalise your moments with a photo

Photo spot with Hello Kitty

Time to pose for a photo with your favourite Sanrio characters!

Document your enchanting journey with photo stops at each installation, and capture precious moments with your friends and family. With these beautiful 3D display backdrops, it is virtually impossible to resist posing for a photo!

Immerse yourself in each Nordic country and have fun learning more about their iconic landmarks!

See your favourite Sanrio characters brought to life

My Melody and Hello Kitty on the Meet & Greet stage

Don't miss this opportunity to get up close and personal with your favourite Sanrio characters!

Friends from Sanrio will also tag along on this wondrous adventure with you! The lovable characters will be decked out in cute winter wear all across the exhibition, so keep your eyes peeled for Hello Kitty, My Melody, Gudetama and more as you take in the wonders of the Nordic region.

If you are an avid fan, here’s a piece of good news. There will be a Meet & Greet session with different Sanrio characters every weekend, so do refer to the schedule below, and be sure to mark these dates on your calendar!

Sanrio characters Meet & Greet schedule

Little Twin Stars - 27 and 28 May 2017, 2pm and 7pm

Pompompurin - 3 and 4 June 2017, 2pm and 7pm

Cinnamoroll - 10 June 2017, 2pm and 7pm

Gudetama - 11 June 2017, 2pm and 7pm

My Melody - 17 and 18 June 2017, 2pm and 7pm

Hello Kitty - 24 and 25 June 2017, 2pm and 7pm

All six characters - 26 June 2017, 2pm only

All Meet & Greet sessions will be held at Terminal 3 Public Area, Departure Hall Level 2 (Near Sky Train Platform to Terminal 1).

Take home a piece of your Nordic adventure

Mother and child looking at an array of gifts in the pop-up gift store

Complete your Nordic experience and bring your little kiddo on a shopping spree at the pop-up gift store!

Pay a visit to the pop-up gift store and bring home a little memento or two of your choice, whether it’s Nordic-themed, Sanrio-themed, or both! With a wide array of merchandise available, ranging from animal plush toys to water bottles and cutlery, there is bound to be something that catches your eye. Indulge yourself and perhaps take home some gifts for your friends and family – also as proof of your adventure.

Nordic Gift Store Operating Hours: 12pm – 11pm daily

If you are a Changi Rewards member, you can also redeem an event activity guide and lucky draw form for free! Not a member yet? Sign up here, or spend at least $10 in a single, same-day receipt to be eligible for the redemption!

A set of Changi Gift Cards in a box

Limited edition Changi Gift Cards are available in six different designs! Collect them all!

Limited edition Changi Gift Cards featuring Sanrio Characters will be available in six different exclusive designs for individual purchase as well, with a minimum stored value of $20 + $5 fee each. The first 30 customers who purchase all six designs will receive them packed in an exquisite gift box.

So take a fika, or more commonly known as a coffee break between friends, and come on down to Changi Airport this June holidays! We’ll see you there!

Exhibition details:

Dates: 26 May - 26 June 2017

Opening hours: 12pm - 11pm daily

Locations:

T3 Departure Immigration

T3 Departure North, Near Check-in Row 11

T3 Departure North, Near Sky Train Station

CONTEST: Win a set of Sanrio tote bags and files in seven unique designs (worth over $240)!

Flatlay of seven tote bags

Wanna win Sanrio tote bags and files? Just follow the simple steps below!

[Update: Contest has closed, and we have contacted the winners. Thank you all for your enthusiastic participation!]

Step 1: Share this article with your friends on Facebook and tag @ChangiAirport. Do remember to make the Facebook post public.

Step 2: Email us at social@changiairport.com with the screenshot of your 'Share' on Facebook, together your email address linked to your Facebook account.

We have two sets of prizes up for grabs and the contest will end on 4 June 2017. Winners will be randomly selected and notified. Best of luck!

Contest is open to anyone residing in Singapore. Changi Airport Group reserves the right to amend or substitute the prizes at any time without notification.