- Address: Singapore
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: +65-67366622
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
- Tags: Park, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Boating
About Merlion, Singapore
The Merlion is in the Merlion Park near the Singapore CBD and is a renowned tourist spot in Singapore. The original name of Singapore, ‘Singapura’ is represented by the lion head. Singapura means the lion city. Tourists will definitely have a good time here as this place is lined with bars and restaurants. You can alsowalk along and take in the sea breeze. This is a good place for tourists who love photography. Without taking a photo at the Merlion, the Singapore trip is incomplete. Early in the morning this place is crowded with tourists, posing for the camera. They also put up a majestic laser show with the Merlion in the background long with an amazing light show at sunset. You can go for a boat ride too, encircling the park’s main attraction.
Merlion is one of the attractions in Singapore itinerary 5 days. Must visit this awesome attraction.
Get the major highlight around Merlion when you make a plan for your travel using Singapore trip planner.
- Beautiful light show at sunset.
- You can enjoy a boat ride.
- No parking facility available.
How To reach Merlion by Public Transport
- Raffles Place MRT
Restaurants Near Merlion
- Brewerkz Restaurant & Microbrewery – Great beer choices
- V8 Cafe- Seafood Spaghetti, passion fruit bubble tea, cheese potato wedges
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Things to Know Before Visiting Merlion
95% of people who visit Singapore include Merlion in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
72.11% of people start their Merlion visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Merlion
91.65% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Merlion
Merlion, Singapore Reviews
The Merlion is the mythical symbol of Singapore and easily the most popular attraction on the whole island. Come to visit this half-fish, half-lion statue during the day to witness crowds of tourists all bustling for position for Singapore’s most sought-after photo-op in front of the 70-tonne concrete figure, which stands 8.7 metres tall and has a fountain of water spurting out into the picturesque Marina Bay.
This is the ultimate place, the symbol of Singapore. The beautiful statue of Merlion which also serve as a fountain is located here. In the evening, the epic light and sound show takes place here.
The Merlion is the mythical symbol of Singapore and easily the most popular attraction on the whole island. Come to visit this half-fish, half-lion statue during the day to witness crowds of tourists all bustling for position for Singapore’s most sought-after photo-op in front of the 70-tonne concrete figure, which stands 8.7 metres tall and has a fountain of water spurting out into the picturesque Marina Bay. You can find the statue at Merlion Park, situated at One Fullerton near the waterfront at Marina Bay. This must-see Singapore attraction is just a short walk from Raffles Place MRT Station, and can also be visited via this popular day-tour, which stops off at all of the other most popular attractions in Singapore.
Good tourist iconic spot in Singapore. It is really amazing to know the planning done by the authorities of Singapore by converting such a small place in iconic tourist destination with everything in a very planned manner
It's a nice visit. You can't really stay long because of the heat and the crowd. Find a place to take your pictures before being intentionally or unintentionally photobombed by other visitors. The waterfront is clean and scenic so take advantage of it.
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