Singapore Tourism

Being an island off southern Malaysia, the city- state is home to plenty of beaches and therefore is an adventure hub when it comes to water sport activities. But that’s not all. Singapore is also high sightseeing junctions and exciting attractions waiting to be explored. Who would have ever thought that once a sterile land could burst into life and transform into one of the most visit tourist destinations across the globe. Singapore is no less than a fairytale. A 'City in a Garden' they call it and this little island well deserves that title. If you're here to explore the wild side of the city, you have rainforests home to monkeys, racket-tailed Drongos and more, mushy land home to lobster, humongous lizards, a variety of fruit bearing plantations and the list goes on.

Singapore can also be perceived as a shopper’s paradise. Right from malls to street shopping you have everything right here. The city is filled with island fun, beaches, secluded beaches, museums, gardens and more. It redefines the idea of fun and hence is adorned so much by its tourists. Another reason to visit here is obviously the heavenly food. Chili spiked crab is what the city is popular for but there's a plethora of dishes you should try otherwise as well. Whether restaurant or street food, you're going to love it all here.

Singapore is a blend of the old and the new when it comes to architecture. Around the city you will find olden temples and tall skyscrapers, both. The island city is also a blend of the Hong Kong wet markets, the street shopping of Mumbai, India, and Pat pong Bangkok. While this wondrous city has so much to offer, why wouldn't you make it your next destination to explore? Plan a Singapore itinerary 3 days and live the beauty of the city for real.

It is a blend of east and west with Chinese, English, Malay, Tamil & Arab speaking population. Expect a wonderful combination of modern city life and lots of greenery – it’s called the Garden City for a reason after all. Each one of you should visit Singapore city at least once and experience all that it has to offer considering the best time to visit Singapore.

Essential travel information and Singapore tips for your visit

Essential Information: 

  • Time Zone- UTC+08:00
  • Currency- Singapore dollar
  • Electricity: The standard voltage in Singapore is 220V/240V, 50 Hz. Wi-Fi is available in the city.
  • Languages- There are four official languages in Singapore they include: Malay, Tamil, Mandarin, and English. English is the most spoken language in the city.
  • Security- Ambulance: 995
  • Fire: 995
  • Police (Main number for Emergency Services): 999
  • Singapore General Hospital: +656222 3322
  • Off-beaten Path- Visit Lazarus Island or go see the countryside of the city.
  • Tipping- Tipping is appreciated but optional.

Tourist Traps:

  • Singapore is pretty safe a city to explore. Tourists are well looked after.

Customs:

The city follows a few do’s and don’ts as customs. The following should be avoided to safe yourself of fine;

  • Chewing Gum
  • Spitting
  • Littering
  • Jay Walking
  • Dancing On Counters Or Tables At A Bar
  • Smoking Indoors
  • Drinking And Driving
  • Public Drunkenness
  • Taking Drugs

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  • during visit to singapore i want to stay in night at johar bahru for 7 days trip . is visa is required for malaysia or not. will it be cheaper to stay at johar bahru in terms of expenditure fot hotel & transportation.

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    • Visa requirements for Malaysia varies from country to country so depending upon your country you may or may not require a visa. When it comes to expenditure, it depends upon the hotel you choose to stay in. If you choose a budget hotel and use public modes of transport, your cost will come down. But if you choose lavish accommodation and hire a private taxi, expenditure will increase. 

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  • Visa ?

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    • Like every other country, Singapore visa is subject to your nationality. You may check out their official website for specifications.

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