With highlights ranging from adrenaline-pumping F1 races to Hollywood themed attractions at Universal studios, Singapore entices people from all over the globe. Packed with tourist hotspots and entertainment sights, Singapore is truly a traveller’s paradise. The vibrant city life, skyscrapers, tropical climate, delicious food and a host of shopping places make this wonderful city a perfect place for a vacation.
A Funfilled Trip to Sentosa Island
Start your sojourn by going to the Sentosa Island which is packed with beautiful beaches. Spend some relaxing moments on the beautiful sandy beaches basking under the glorious sun and then go to Southeast Asia’s only theme park – the Universal studios. Enjoy a cable car ride on the Island and capture a beautiful view of the famous sites of the city. Discover the stunning underwater world by witnessing the beautiful marine life and enjoy close encounters with a variety of sea creatures. Get to see Shrek’s World and the Dolphin Lagoon to get amazed and let the kids go crazy in the fantasy world.
See the Wild Side of Singapore at the Singapore Zoo
If you are travelling with your family, head to the Singapore Zoo and get up, close and personal with a variety of resplendent animal species. The zoo has a wide variety of wildlife including the magnificent Orangutans, Kangaroos, White Tigers, and Giraffes amongst many others. Head to the Jurong Bird Park next, and witness tons of vibrant birds flying around in their natural habitat. Get amazed by witnessing exotic species like Parrot Paradise, Penguin Coast, Pelican Cove, Caribbean Flamingoes and many Dinosaur descendants like Ostriches and Emus.
Take a Stroll through the Delightful Parks Here
Singapore has some beautiful parks and gardens that should be visited when you are experiencing the Lion City. In fact, it is fondly called the ‘garden city’ because of the lush flora it exhibits. Explore the Botanic Gardens, which is a haven for nature lovers with its exquisite variety of green spaces. The main attractions include the Orchid Garden that offers the largest orchid exhibition and the SBG Heritage Museum, which narrates the heritage of the garden through a series of multimedia display. The tourist hotspot houses many fine-dining restaurants and cafes for food connoisseurs as well.
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A Thrillseeker’s Galore
You can also indulge in many recreational activities and play some popular sports in Singapore, after you are done with the sightseeing. If you are fond of Formula 1, then become a spectator of the famous F1 race or go for a refreshing swim. There are a number of golf courses like the Sentosa Golf Club and the Marine Bay Golf Course where you can play the game at leisure. Apart from these sports, you also have the option of indulging in many snow-based sports and watersports like skiing, snowboarding, windsurfing, waterskiing, wakeboarding etc.
Discover the Attractions of this Magnificent Land
Explore the culture of Singapore by heading to the Marina Bay area and enjoy plenty of attractions there. See the giant Ferris wheel of Singapore flyer, river cruise, lush gardens, Art Science Museum and the Merlion Park nearby. Besides witnessing the countless attractions, you can also go for a walk and savour delicious authentic cuisine. Admire the half-lion, half-fish creature at the Marina Bay that is often used as the symbol of Singapore.
Indulge in the Dazzling Nightlife
Then you can head to the Clarke Quay to experience the pulsating city life at night. This place has a number of clubs, bars, restaurants and retail outlets for unlimited fun and entertainment.
Marvel at the multi-ethnic culture
In addition, Singapore is dotted with a number of religious institutions that should be visited if you are in this wonderland. The Sultan Mosque and the oldest Cristian church in the city – the Armenian church of Saint Gregory remains thronged by tourists. Witness the famous Hindu festival – Thaipusam, which is celebrated with full festive fervour by the Tamil community here.
So, experience the exciting city by discovering its myriad attractions and hidden gems that make it a sought-after destination.
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