Known as the ‘Lion City’, Singapore is one of the fastest growing economies and South East Asia’s most modern and dynamic country! It is a beautiful amalgamation of different cultures, architectural styles, stunning wildlife parks, nature reserves, thrilling amusement parks and amazing shopping avenues! An island city-state, Singapore is located at the end of the Malayan Peninsula between Malaysia and Indonesia. It is an entirely different world with amazing experiences! With many beautiful places to see in Singapore, visiting all of them in one trip can be a bit of a challenge. Hence, we have listed down 15 attractions of Singapore that can be covered in 1 amazing trip to the ‘Lion City’:
1.) Singapore Zoo
How would you feel if we told you, that you can get up-close with different kinds of animals in a zoo? Exciting, isn’t it? Singapore Zoo prides on the fact that it lets its animals roam freely in their natural habitat. With naturalistic enclosures, you can get up-close with orangutans, two-toed sloths and pygmy hippos. This 26-hectare wildlife park has over 2800 inhabitants from over 300 species. It has 6 zones to choose from – Fragile Forest, Great Rift Valley of Ethiopia, Treetops Trail, RepTopia, Australasia and Frozen Tundra. It even houses the first polar bear to have been born in the Tropics, Inuka. Walk amidst grey kangaroos and wallabies and get a feel of Australia or fancy a breakfast with the orangutans! Feed elephants or giraffes, or maybe take a look at the mighty white tiger! They also have a submerged exhibition for visitors to enjoy life under water and watch pygmy hippos or crocodiles and glass observatories to look at cheetahs and lions. One of the most exciting places in Singapore, it is a must-visit during your Singapore trip.
2.) Merlion Park
The majestic Merlion is the symbol of Singapore! Half lion and half mermaid with a roaring fountain gushing from its mouth, this masterpiece completes Singapore. It is safe to say that, any of the Singapore packages would not be complete without the inclusion of this incredible icon that gives Singapore its unique nickname of ‘Lion City’. The Merlion symbolises Singapore; while the body represents Singapore’s ancient business, fishing, the head represents the meaning of Singapore’s original name ‘Singapura’ meaning ‘the Lion City’. The Merlion Park is situated at the waterfront, in the centre of the city at Marina Bay. Standing tall at 28 ft., the Merlion weighs over 63,000 kgs! Situated in front of the most romantic spot in Singapore, the Marina Bay, you can visit the Merlion Park with your partner and enjoy a quiet time near the waterfront. With its beautiful settings, you can enjoy a number of picture-perfect moments at the Merlion Park. Visit Merlion Park with your partner and carry home a bundle of memories and pictures from this iconic point. If you are planning a Singapore trip with your partner, you can check our Singapore honeymoon package or you can book our group Singapore holiday packages for an amazing trip with your friends and family, right here!
3.) Sentosa Island
One of the most famous places in Singapore is the Sentosa Island. A fun island situated just half a kilometre away from the southern tip of the main island of Singapore, Sentosa Island can be reached by road, cable car, pedestrian boardwalk and monorail. Sentosa Island was solely built to offer excitement and recreation. A must-visit place during your Singapore holiday, it forms an essential part of any of our Singapore packages! Get your adrenaline rushing at the MegaAdventure Park with MegaZip, MegaWall, MegaClimb and MegaJump or skydive safely at the world’s largest themed wind tunnel for indoor skydiving at IFly Singapore. Pose next to celebrities and eminent personalities at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Singapore or let your imagination run wild at the Trick Eye Museum Singapore, a renowned optical art museum which makes use of Augmented Reality Technology. Sentosa Island is an island full of thrill, excitement, adventure and will leave you astounded by the end of the day. Plan your Singapore trip around this land of thrill and excitement. You can check our Singapore travel packages right away!
4.) Universal Studios
This Hollywood themed park is the first of its kind in South-East Asia and one of the most exciting places on your Singapore holiday. Construction of Universal Studios, Singapore began in the year 2008 and was completed in two years. It features 24 rides with shows and attractions in seven themed zones. Each zone is based on a blockbuster film or a television show and has its own unique attractions. With thrilling rides, delectable cuisine and a place full of fun, Universal Studios, Singapore is a world on its own! If you and your partner love to enjoy an adventurous holiday full of fun and excitement, don’t forget to include this extraordinary place in your Singapore honeymoon package. Thrilling and adventurous, this theme park is sure to get your adrenaline rushing. If you are planning to visit Singapore with your family or friends check our Singapore tour package to enjoy the best of the Lion City!
5.) Night Safari Nocturnal Wildlife Park
The world’s first nocturnal zoo, Night Safari is home to animals which are usually active at night. It is one of the most famous attractions in Singapore sightseeing. The Night Safari uses specially designed lighting to mimic moonlight so that you can take a better look at the animals. Photography, however, can be a bit of a problem unless you are an experienced photographer and are used to clicking pictures in the dark. The night safari is open from 7.30 pm until midnight. The ride lasts for about 40 minutes and takes you through 7 geographical zones of the world. You can also take the walking trail after the tram ride and take an up-close look at the fishing cats, leopards, lions and more. Explore the Night Safari Nocturnal Wildlife Park as part of your Singapore tour package!