Places to visit in Singapore are also important to anyone traveling in this country, of course. Though there are places to visit in Singapore, we should visit the most wonderful places first. Especially if we don’t have enough time, we extremely need to choose places being worthy of visiting. Hence, in this article, All Know-How will introduce the best places to visit in Singapore for a great trip. This article is also one of many parts about traveling in Singapore.
1. Marina Bay – Gardens by the Bay – Marina Bay Sands
A lot of beautiful spots are here. They include Merlion Park (where two of the five Merlion statues -Singaporean symbols), the Esplanade theatre (or Durian building), the Singapore Flyer (a giant Ferris wheel), and the unique Marina Bay Sands. Besides, the ArtScience Museum is also an interesting attraction among places to visit in Singapore.
Among the many places to visit in Singapore, Sentosa is one of the most well-known places attracting many visitors. We can also participate in many activities here. For example, we can enjoy the beauty of this island, go shopping and have meals. In addition, Universal Studio cost S $ 68-74, water music costs S $ 10-15, or SEA Aquarium is S $ 28). These prices are quite reasonable. Moreover, we can visit the Merlion statue – the largest statue in Singapore, swim and go shopping. Especially, traveling on the island is very convenient with the island-hopping and overhead train systems. Additionally, free water music is available at 17h00 and 17h30 daily.
3. Orchard Road
This is the largest road for shopping in Singapore. In addition, this place deserves one of the best places to visit in Singapore. Along the boulevard are magnificent multi-story supermarkets in succession, and large and small department stores. Many things of all kinds are sold, including clothing, bags, shoes, watches … The most famous brands in the world are in the Palais Renaissance, Hilton Shopping Gallery, Wisma Atria, Paragon, and Ngee Ann City. Moreover, Robinsons, Tangs Orchards, Takashimaya and Isetan shopping centers are the ideal centers as well.
4. Bugis Street
This is where we can buy lots of CDs, clothes, and fashion accessories … Stalls on the second floor has many low-price goods. Therefore, this place draws attention from young people and is also the popular destination of Singapore tourism. In the Bugis Junction shopping mall is small trolleys that sell lovely accessories.
5. China Town and Little India
We can explore the daily lives in these two habitats where the native Singaporean and Chinese live for a long time. In Chinatown is the Buddha Tooth Relic at Sago-South Bridge 4. Furthermore, there is also Sri Mariamman Temple – the oldest Hindu temple in Singapore. Another temple with the free entrance is Thian Hock Keng Temple. This temple is near the Bugis and is a sacred temple for those who want to pray for work and family.
Being one of the places to visit in Singapore, it attracts people hunting for antiques, jewelry, and Chinese and Asian handicrafts. The main street is divided into many small streets selling such unique goods as silk gray ribs, traditional Chinese furniture. Moreover, when traveling to Singapore, we should buy souvenirs here. This is because this place has the lowest-price souvenirs. More especially, the deeper we go into, the cheaper they are.
7. Kampong Glam – Arab Street
The most prominent here can be stores selling glowing jewelry, woven carpets, and complicated silk brocade. Besides, we easily recognize this place through the Moroccan-style street lamps, or the glittering Islamic churches being Sultan and Hajjah Fatimah. The two churches feature onion-shape golden domes. At night, shisha or hookah cafes become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Singapore.
8. Vivo City
This is the biggest shopping center in Singapore with more than 350 stores. Furthermore, Vivo City is the largest shopping center for visitors. This place is truly one of the best places to visit in Singapore due to its infrastructure.
9. Funan IT Mall
This is the very place for those who love information technology and electronics. Especially, we can buy the latest technology products here at price only equivalent to 60% of its price in Vietnam. Additionally, in Funan, we can access the Internet for free and receive the goods and services tax (GST) refund right after the purchase.
10. Clarke Quay
This place includes restaurants, bars, cafes with unique and colorful architecture. However, we should go after 8 pm to experience the bustling atmosphere here. This place during daytime is not very attractive.
11. Raffles Hotel
Though this 5-star hotel is beautiful, it is expensive to stay in. Nevertheless, it is free for us to only visit the lobby and the museum inside the hotel and the Writer’s Bar.
12. Pulau Ubin Island
Lying in the Singaporean northeastern part, this offshore island has been developed into a natural park beside well-preserved traditional values. We should rent bicycles to go around to feel the fresh air of this unique island. Moreover, there is also an ecological area with many things to see for the visitors.
13. Singapore Art Museum
The entrance of this museum is free for visitors on Friday evening, from 18 to 21 hours.
14. Singapore Zoo
This zoo is in Northern Singapore. Here, we can see the rare white tiger, each flock of flamingo finding foods or rainbow parrot gathering together. If we are tired, we can have lunch in the restaurant with emperor penguins swimming surrounding!
15. Night Safari
This is the world’s first and only nocturnal wildlife park with 1200 individuals of 110 mammal species. We must not take pictures to avoid affecting the natural instinct of these animals. The park is open from half-past seven in the evening.
16. Botanic Garden
This Singapore’s lush botanic garden is one of the Singapore’s wonderful treasures. With an area of 54 hectares, this place is full of rare tropical flowers, especially orchids. Orchard Garden is very beautiful and very attractive to the visitors, and the price is 5S $ / person.
17. Jurong Bird Park
This park consists of more than 9000 individuals of 600 species. Here, we will watch the penguins from Antarctica, the lusty eagles of Fuji island or the colorful Amazon parrots. Furthermore, two programs for attracting visitors are All-Star Birds show and Birds of Prey Show.
18. Asian Civilizations Museum
Being one of the three major Singapore’s museums, this museum collects a lot of historical documents, mostly from East Asia, Southeast Asia and part of West Asia. After an excursion, you can take a rest in the museum’s restaurant, which features regional specialties.
19. Underwater World
We can watch 2500 individuals of over 250 species of marine fish. In addition, we will be especially interested to see these ocean fish at the daily time of feeding them: 11h45 am, 14h30 pm and 16h45 pm.
These are the beautiful places to visit in Singapore that you can explore. Such wonderful places to visit in Singapore will not make you disappointed as they are really great. For other information about traveling in Singapore, follow and read other articles at All Know-How.