Singapore small island city-state off southern Malaysia, with a population of just 5.399 million and with an area of 716.1km² becomes a top-notch hot destination in Asia. Its blend of many cultures and known for its wealthy status among top rich countries in the world. People around the world has counted it as the top countries to live and work in, but as a matter of fact, we will discuss this vibrant multicultural Asian nation true gems of attractions that attract tourists each year and the numbers still growing,
If you are planning a trip to Singapore we do our best to make top destinations of Singapore in a list that every tourist can easily enjoy its trip to Singapore, from its high-end shopping malls to luxury hotels and experience the world-renowned fine dining in this futuristic city.
10 Best Places In Singapore
1. Marina Bay Sands
Marina Bay sands famous for its stunning architecture, with luxury high-end shopping Malls of all world class brands, luxury hotel, restaurants, and the list go on; this spectacular complex is known as the most expensive buildings when it was opened in 2010, with a cost that breaks jaws, around 5.7 billion US Dollars. It’s a must visit place when visiting Singapore, its full family friendly resort for all entertainment purpose, as Marina Bay sands also have Indoor skate ring.
2. Singapore Flyer
One of the top startup to get breathtaking views and observe the Singapore attractions is to go on the top of Flyer, the world’s largest Ferris wheel at a height of 165 meters, that cost around 180 million US dollars, which is located on Marina Bay. Some of the highlights of Singapore Flyer includes, that it shows the city in single views, such as the Raffles Place, Marina Bay, Singapore River, and the Empress Place and much more. Note that it is most visited and one of the best places of Singapore and making it top attractions in Singapore.
3. Gardens by the Bay
What a place in to hang out in Singapore, Gardens By the Bay is a nature park located in the heart of Singapore, giving a glimpse of nature in a single garden. It has been a top tourist’s attraction in Singapore after its opening in 2012, attracting more than 8.8 million tourists in 2015/2016 and the numbers are still growing. The Nature Park is divided into three proportions, Bay Central, Bay East, and the Bay South, each one showcases hundreds of trees and plants.
Attractions of Garden by the Bay:
- Flower Dome
- Cloud Forest
- Supertree Grove
- Children’s Garden
- Flower Market and main event space
If I would recommend something to tourists, if they are planning a trip to Singapore, they should go to Sentosa Island a Resort known for fun for all ages, which is located on the southern coast of Singapore. Tourists can access the island by road which is connected with city or by cable car. It’s been one of the best places in Singapore after its opening in 1975.
Attractions of Sentosa Island:
- Siloso Beach
- Underwater World aquarium
- Theme parks
- Dolphin Island
- Marine Life Park
- Universal Studios Singapore
- Tiger Sky Tower
5. Singapore Night Safari
If you have tried up all the attractions in Singapore we have mention above, and then go ahead the Singapore night Safari to experience the true wildlife to close, the first-night wildlife park in the world, and also NO 1 Night Spot in Singapore. If you are an animal lover and travel around the world to see different animal species in the natural habit, then Singapore Night Safari is best place in Singapore to encounter the 1000 animal species which you will see around the world, Such as Himalayan griffon vultures, gazelles, wildebeests, and greater one-horned rhinoceroses and much more.
Attractions of Singapore Night Safari:
- Walking Trails (Fishing Cat Trail, Leopard Trail, East Lodge Trail, Wallaby Trail)
- Creature of the Night ( Show )
- Thumbuakar (Show)
- Tram Safari ( Himalayan Foothills, Indian Subcontinent, Equatorial Africa, Asian Riverine Forest, Nepalese River Valley, Burmese Hillside)
- Dining (Jungle Rotisserie, Ulu Ulu Safari Restaurant, Casa Italia, Safari Sizzles, Zebra Café)
6. Orchard Road
No trip is completed without shopping, and in Singapore, without shopping on Orchard Road I say you have wasted your entire trip because it is most famous street in Asia and in and popular tourists attraction in Singapore. A 2.2 km Road filled with world top brands like Prada, Gucci, and much more, with best of best hotels on Orchard Road are worth staying because it is also the official residence of Singapore President.
Attractions of Orchard Road:
- 22 Malls
- Six Department Stores
- Four Movie Theaters
- KTV karaoke
- International Cuisines
- Coffee Chains
7. Clarke Quay
Clarke Quay once was a known as the business Hub in the 19th century, and today it is one of popular tourist attractions in Singapore, because of its unique blend Asian and European influences. It’s a place to hang out in the night in Singapore for drinking bustling bars on the riverside of Singapore River.
Clarke Quay Attractions:
- Singapore River
- Asian Civilisations Museum
- Fort Canning Park
- G-Max Reverse Bungy
- Lockdown Singapore
- Boat Quay
- Central Fire Station & Civil Defence Heritage Gallery
- Art-2 Gallery Singapore
- Hong San See Temple
- The Arts House Screening Room
8. Raffles Hotel
What a place to stay in Singapore, Raffles Hotel which was named after the founder of Singapore Stamford Raffles, this iconic luxury hotel with its colonial-style has attracted many VIPs such as the Queen Elizabeth II, Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Jackson, and also Charlie Chaplin and much more on the list. Raffles Hotel features some of the world’s best restaurants and bars, and 40 boutiques and stores. It is now every tourist desire to visit and stay in Raffles Hotel when visiting in Singapore, because of its long history which dated back to 1887.
Extra Tip: It is a place where the Singapore famous cocktail was invented “Sling “in one of the 15 Bars in Raffles Hotel.
9. Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore first UNESCO World Heritage site for the botanic garden, and also winning awards since 2013 for top park attractions in Asia which was declared by the traveler’s choice awards. This Botanic Gardens of Singapore is 158 years old which houses 60,000 species of plants, attracting 2.4 million tourists every year, and this tropical garden is located just a few miles away from Orchard Road. It’s a popular budget friendly tourist’s attraction in Singapore.
Singapore Botanic Gardens Attractions:
- National Orchid Garden
- Ginger Garden
- Botany Centre and Tanglin Gate
- Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden
10. Helix Bridge
Helix Bridge is a Pedestrian bridge also known as the double bridge, is a foot type bridge which connects marina center with marina south in the marina bay, is a popular tourists spot in Singapore. The 280 m helix bridge is the longest bridge in Singapore and considered to be the first curved bridge in the world. The architectural design is stunning just like DNA of Human.