We tend to impatiently wait for a flight, having often been required to be at the airport 3 hours before take-off. A long halt at an airport isn’t the most enjoyable of experiences for most. However, these certain airports, are worth spending time in. From botanical gardens to movie theatres, these airports provide all the amenities to keep travellers amused and entertained.
Singapore Changi Airport
Recognised by hundreds of awards, Singapore Changi Airport is one place that you won't regret spending time. This airport delights visitors with excellent lounge facilities, shopping centres and delectable food. What sets Changi Airport different from others is the 2.5 hour complimentary "City tour of Singapore". The airport also features a Butterfly Garden, Sunflower Garden, Orchid Garden, Koi Pond and a roof-top swimming pool. The airport is also equipped with massage parlours, movie theatres, gaming rooms and indoor play grounds.
Tokyo Haneda International Airport
The Tokyo International Airport is renowned for its impeccable cleanliness and extreme efficiency. Head on to the Observation Deck to enjoy a panoramic view of the city or to the Discover Museum to marvel at the art exhibits which display Japan's enchanting history. Besides these, the airport also offers state of the art restaurants and children's play areas.
Incheon International Airport
From an 18-hole golf course to an all-season ice rink, Incheon International Airport is as good as any tourist destination. This South Korean airport features excellent dining areas serving local and international cuisines, free showers, rest zones, sauna and spa zones, indoor eco gardens and movie theatres. The airport also hosts several music concerts throughout the year.
Considered as one of the best airports in the world, Munich Airport is every traveller's delight. The airport offers numerous tours to experience the different processes in an airport such as cargo delivery, refuelling, birds-eye view of take-offs and many more. The most exclusive feature of this airport is 'Airbräu', the only airport brewery in the world, it’s also home to a mini Golf course and a children's play ground.
Zurich Airport is sophisticated, clean and ultra-modern. The airport is set-up in such a way that you wouldn't feel like you are inside an airport. Each restaurant and duty-free shop is abundant with the world famous Swiss chocolates, it's an impossible task to resist shopping. For passengers with an extended lay-over, the airport offers rental bicycles, inline skates and tours to Swiss Museum of Transport, Lucerne.
Enjoy passing by any of the world's favourite airports, remember if you are travelling that your travel insurance policy is required before setting out for your next journey, as it will ensure your safety during any unforeseen incidents.