The HSBC Rain Vortex is undoubtedly the star of the new Jewel complex at Singapore Changi Airport. At 40 metres tall, with water falling down from the oculus in the roof to the basement, it is an impressive sight to behold. And when the sun goes down, the massive waterfall becomes the centrepiece of the Jewel HSBC Rain Vortex Light Show.
Jewel HSBC Rain Vortex Light and Sound Show
Through a combination of light effects and sound, Jewel Changi Airport’s enormous indoor waterfall serves as the stunning focal point of the HSBC Rain Vortex light show. It switches from mystical blue to calming green to passionate red in a mesmerising display of colour as light effects swirl around it.
The sound of music reverberates throughout Jewel Changi Airport, accompanying the dazzling display, which last for about five minutes. The epic music of the show creates a stirring atmosphere for the Jewel light display.
One of the best things about the Jewel HSBC Rain Vortex is that it occupies the centre of the complex. This means that there are many different vantage points around the complex to admire the Jewel HSBC Rain Vortex Light Show. If you manage to find the right seat at a restaurant, it also makes the perfect accompaniment to a meal.
Viewing the Jewel Light Show
Some of the viewing areas for the Jewel light show include at the base of the HSBC Rain Vortex, at the Level Two Viewing Platform and Lobbies H & F on the second, third and fourth floor. The many different vantage points mean that you can experience the show from different angles.
The views of the Rain Vortex are made even more spectacular surrounded by the trees of the Shishedo Forest Valley.
Jewel Light Show Times
The Jewel HSBC Rain Vortex Light Show takes place at an hourly interval in the evening. The Jewel light show times are 7.30 pm, 8.30 pm, 9.30 pm, 10.30 pm and 11.30 pm.
The Jewel light and sound show is free for all to enjoy.
Updated October 2019