If you are planning to go abroad this vacation, and Singapore is not on your list then think again. Heaven for shoppers and travel buffs, Singapore attractions are for sure, worth of once in a lifetime time visit. Believe it or not, Singapore sightseeing is sure to leave you in awe. If you still have doubts and don’t know what to do in Singapore, we will help you out .
Here is a complete guide to Singapore tourist places.
Nature and wildlife
Some of the most famous Singapore tourist places are Gardens by the Bay and Singapore Flyer.
Gardens By The Bay
Gardens by the bay are not just an ordinary garden, but a place straight out of fantasy. A combination of nature and engineering this place is the new icon of Singapore. A visit to this place at night would be preferred as this when is even you can enjoy the marvelous lighting. The garden is divided into sub gardens namely- Bay East, Bay West, Central Bay and winter gardens Flower Dome and Cloud forest. The open zoo here features 10 ecosystems around the world and has over 300 animals several of which are endangered species. Sun pavilion and the world’s largest indoor waterfall await you. Jurong Bird Park is a bird park with exotic varieties of birds from all over the world.
For women shopping comes first on the list of things to do in Singapore. Another popular place to visit in Singapore is Orchard Road. An iconic shopping destination orchard road house it all – malls boutiques, restaurants and facilities. The world’s most known flagship stores are located here. This place is popular not only as a shopping destination but also for all the amenities it provides. From beauty salons to cafes to fine dining you name it and orchard road has it all. The options are many and therefore make sure you have plenty of time to explore and get a feel of the area. The best part that there is something for everyone irrespective of gender, age or budget. One can also chose a good hotel to stay at Orchard road and come back at night to see the amazing nightlife.
Little India and Arab Street
Little India and Arab Street is another popular Singapore tourist attractions for shopping buffs. A visit to Little India and Arab Street is must if you want to experience a different side of Singapore. The ambiance of this place is the lifestyle of the people living here. The aroma of food from the vendors will make you feel if you are actually in India. Since the area is a key Muslim area and also the place where earlier Arabs settled, you can find a lot of Arabian stuff to shop. Rugs, carpets, antiques, jilbabs and Muslim caps all of them can be found here. A majority of population here are Indians. Other important things to visit in Singapore are the religious places. Apart from authentic Indian and Arab stores it is in this part of Singapore you get to see some remarkable mosques and temples.
The list of tourist places in Singapore is endless. If you love rides and swings Singapore Flyer is just for you. But this time the adventure is gigantic. Singapore flyer is Asia’s largest giant wheel – a ride on which provides you majestic views of the city. Also are restaurants, shops and pavilions.
Well, if you have been wondering what else you can do in Singapore- some other interesting tourist attractions in Singapore are – Merlion Park and
Universal Studios Singapore
Universal studios is a heaven for children and will surely awaken the child within you. It is basically a theme park located within resorts on Sentosa Islands. The park has seven themed zones which feature over 28 rides, shows and attractions. The best part is that these themes, rides and shows are based on our favorite block buster movies and shows. So you can live the movies and its character and see them for real. You can even have
Snaps with them and invite them home. Gear up, it’s time for some real fun.
Singapore Merilon Park
Last but not the least is Singapore Merilon Park. A landmark at Singapore Merilon Park is the statue which is a reimagination of a mermaid and a lion. The white statue which stands at a height of 8.6ms sprouts water from its mouth and stands at the mouth of Singapore River.
Singapore is an extremely tourist friendly place. Efforts by the government to promote Singapore tourism and attract tourists have been fruitful. No wonder it is the fifth most visited place in the world and the second most in Asia pacific. Every year Singapore observes a massive tourist footfall which is three times Singapore’s population. What’s more a Tourist footfall has been soaring each year. So what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and be ready because it is Singapore Time!