You can probably spend an entire lifetime exploring The Lion City and still not be done with it! There are plenty of things to do in Singapore that appease any type of traveller. Top tourist attractions that you just cannot afford to skip include the magnificent Gardens By The Bay, the lovely National Orchid Garden, the lively Chinatown, the Merlion Park with its famous Lion statue fountain, the huge Singapore Zoo, the lively Jurong Bird Park and the dazzling area of Marina Bay.
Other tourist attractions in Singapore that you should add to your travel itinerary include the Singapore Flyer, the energetic Waterfront Promenade, the incredible Marina Bay Sands Skypark, the sacred Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum and the interesting Changi Museum. Macritchie Reservoir, the Kranji War Memorial, the Asian Civilization Museum, the vibrant Clarke Quay, the Mandai Orchid Garden, the Peranakan Museum, the Jurong Reptile Park, the amazing Helix Bridge, the National Library of Singapore and the National Museum of Singapore are some places of interest in Singapore.
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Explore the lush tropical vegetation, with over 2.5 lakh plants, tree grooves, and gorgeous pavilions. The gardens are sumptuous in appearance and exhibits dazzling views of the nature kissed surroundings. The gardens are stretched over 101 hectares of land which makes the Gardens by the Bay a massive ocean of greenery. The design of the garden is a symbol of the Singapore’s national flower, Vanda ‘Miss Joaquim’. The world’s tallest indoor waterfall can be witnessed in the cloud forest here. The garden is also home to petite lakes that add to the freshness of the area. Gardens of the bay, is also home to Flower dome. Introduce yourself to a vast variety of lively flowers that bloom in a myriad of colors here at Flower Dome.
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1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569
08:30 am - 07:00 pm
Enter the world of orchids where you can feast your eyes on over 1,000 species and 2,000 hybrids. National Orchid Garden is home to a ginger garden, a bonsai garden, and a cactus garden as well. At the ginger garden you’d also find a pond where the kingfisher birds come in to grab their prey. There’s also a pond of lilies here. The garden is indeed a calm and peaceful place to explore in Singapore. For nature lovers, it is a true delight.
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5 Banda St, Singapore 050005
Chinatown continues to be one of the fascinating corners of the city. It is dominated by Chinese culture. However, the landscape is marked with various other cultural features as well. Every city needs a Chinatown but Singapore’s Chinatown is even more fascinating due to its cultureal diversity and harmony. This place includes the Sri Mariamman Temple, the Jamae Mosque and the Al Abrar Mosque. Mainly, Victorian and Baroque influences are seen in the architecture.
The best part about it is of course the food so be absolutely certain to try out the various delectable delights. To feel the pulse in Chinatown, head to the Smith Streets and Trengganu where the largest concentration of the activity is found.
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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.
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Singapore Zoo, 80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
This is a very good model of ‘Open zoo’. Here, no cages are used. Glass fronts are used as boundaries for enclosures housing dangerous animals like leopards and jaguars that climb well. So not only do the animals get to roam free, you also get to view them in as natural a habitat as possible. This zoo houses over 2,500 animals. Here, you can find many educational and interactive exhibits about the animals. Other unique experiences are also offered like ‘wild discoverer’ and ‘Lunch with lions’ tours. People of all age groups can enjoy here to the fullest.
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30 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039803
08:30 am - 10:30 pm
A 165-meter-high Singapore Flyer is of course the world's largest observation wheel. You’re flying almost 42 stores high while on this fascinating ride. Enjoy 360 degree panoramic views of the city while on a ride on the Singapore Flyer. The iconic views stretch to parts of Malaysia and Indonesia provided you’re taking the ride on a clear day. There are 28 glass capsules in the flyer that are air conditioned. Check out other more attractions and activities on things to do in Singapore page.
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2 Jurong Hill, Singapore 628925
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
The Jurong Bird Park is Asia’s largest bird park with over 400 species of birds which sum up to a total of about 5000 birds adding color and life to the area. The park occupies about 20.2 hectares of land with walkways to explore the glory of the chirpy birds. It also features a 30-metre-high waterfall, a penguin coast, a Pelican Cove and more. A visit to this sanctuary is sure to make for a joyous family time. The kids especially would love it here.
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9 Woodlands Road, Singapore 738656
07:00 am - 06:30 pm
The war memorial is spread on a hill slope home to the graves of the brave hearts that lost their lives during the Second World War.The memorial is neatly set up in rows across moored lawn. There are walls here that have inscribed the names of more than 25,000 men and women who lost their lives in Southeast Asia. A visit here would be more of a reminder of the horrifying past and would make for touching moments relative to the sorrowful history.
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Orchard Rd, Singapore
A 2.2 kilometer roadideal for shopping and trying the different cuisine of Singapore. Orchard road is replete with iconic malls and elegant restaurants. There are fast food joints and pricey hotels here as well. The dazzling street is a huge fascination for locales as well as tourists. The road is priced in such a manner that is has something in store for everyone. In all this street makes for an excellent outing in the city of Singapore.
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1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569
05:00 am - 11:59 pm
Singapore has an amazing array of natural wealth. The tropical climate makes the country a haven for the most beautiful flowering plants in the whole world. A beautiful experience of the plant life of Singapore is offered by these Green and lush gardens. National Orchid Garden is the most popular attraction as it houses more than 3000 orchids of 2000 hybrids and 1000 species. Don’t miss out any area of the garden, because each area of the garden offers something unique. It is a good idea to take a nice long walk around the park to observe the brilliantly colored flowers.The favorite areas include the evolution garden, the rainforest, the Saraca Steam Walk and the Children’s garden.
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Singapore 069112, Singapore
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Witness the major fascinations of the city in a jiffy. The Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) is a super fast train that takes you around Singapore allowing you to enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of this wonder city. Of course as it’s so fast you’d barely get a glimpse of anything, however, the ride is pretty exciting. The scary part is that this is a no driver train. In other words the efficient mode of transport is automatic. The train is well maintained and kept very clean and tidy. You definitely want to try this one out in Singapore, don’t you? singapore mass rapid transit is one of the tourist attractions in Singapore Itinerary 5 Days. You must visit this amazing tourist attraction in Singapore.
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Marina Boulevard, Singapore, Singapore
Leisurely stroll around the entire bay and you’ll be awestruck with the gorgeousness of the city. Enjoy mesmerizing views of the Singapore River, Sea, Singapore Flyer, Marina Bay Sands and more at this one place. There is a lot to do here. You could enjoy great food at the surrounding restaurants or at the famous marina bay sands. You could also relax on the recliners by the banks of the river and absorb the serenity of nature while you watch the waters traverse. You could also purchase mementoes from the shops around. Moreover, the place is excellent for photography. The exquisite waterfront promenade adds to the beauty of Marina Bay. Marina Bay is one of the main tourist attractions to visit and should definitely feature in you Singapore itinerary for 5 days.
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1206 East Coast Parkway , 01-07/08 East Coast Seafood Centre, Singapore 098269, Singapore
05:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Jumbo is a local dining seafood restaurant recommended specially for groups, after work hours or any business meeting. This place is a hangout place like other casual hangouts that offer Singapore’s specialty; sea food. The sea food is extremely fresh and well-prepared. If you ask any taxi driver to take you to the place where best chili crabs are served, he is sure to take you to Jumbo Restaurant. You will also find a complete bar for alcohol and other drinks. The ambience is very quirky and fun.
As mentioned before, the dish that isn’t to be missed is the chili crab, so if you are a sea food lover, you should surely not miss out Jumbo restaurant in your list. Other delicacies served here are egg custard shrimp, whole Peking duck, Salted egg and Srilankan crabs. This place is tourist friendly and very good for having a great dining experience. The Jumbo restaurant also has its very own art gallery displaying images of various sea food dishes. In case you want to plan ahead, the place also takes reservations through calls. jumbo is one of the attractions in Singapore itinerary 5 days. Must visit this awesome attraction.
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Marina Bay, Singapore
Witness beautiful views of the river and unwind while you watch boats sail across. While enjoying the stroll here at leisure you’d come across modern skyscrapers, beautiful sculptures, old colonial buildings, and lots of restaurants. Do not miss the stunning and commendable light show here that takes place at 9.30 pm. If you’re here during the Chinese New Year you’re sure to have an exceptionally great time. Peace seekers will any which way fall in love with the tranquility of the atmosphere here. Waterfront Promenade is one of the attractions in Singapore itinerary 5 days. Must visit this awesome attraction.
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10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Enjoy incredible views of the city from the 57th floor at the remarkable Marina Bay Sands Skypark. The place is home to an infinity swimming pool from where you can enjoy views or also get on to the views deck to feast your eyes on the mesmerizing beauty of Singapore. The interiors and architecture of the hotel is simply stunning and remarkable while the view of the city from here is exceptionally different. Marina Bay Sands Skypark is one of the main tourist attractions to visit and should definitely feature in you Singapore itinerary for 5 days.