A melting pot of culture and history, Singapore is one of the most visited destinations in Asia. It is both a city and a country located in Southeast Asia. Singapore can be best described as the perfect blend of fast paced life and off-the-back-street-inheritance. The city offers with more than just shopping malls, extravagant hotels and fine dining. There is a lot of history, several tourist attractions and beautiful public places that makes visiting the city worthwhile.
Top Places to Visit in Singapore
Gardens by the bay
Located in Central Singapore, Gardens by the Bay is known for its contemporary architecture. There are three sections of the garden namely- Bay East, Bay South and Bay Central. One of the major attractions in the garden is the world’s tallest indoor waterfall in the Cloud Forest Conservatory.
A powerhouse of entertainment and amusement, Sentosa Island is a little island located just off the shore. It is marked with panoramic gardens, amusement parks, beach clubs, an ethnic village and many more.
Universal Studios Singapore
A major attraction among children and adults, Universal Studios in Singapore is a very popular theme park. It is divided into seven fun zones and is spread across 49 acres. Each zone is packed with loads of thrill and excitement.
Perched at a height of 165 meters, the Singapore Flyer is one of the largest observation wheels in Asia. The key attraction of the Singapore Flyer is the 28 city-bus-sized air-conditioned capsules.
One of the major tourist spots in Singapore, Merlion Park is an iconic place. The park houses two Merlion statues which is a mythical creature with the head of a lion and body of a fish. Best time to visit this place is either during the morning or late at night, when the crowd is comparatively less.
How to reach?
By Air : Travelling by air is one of the best ways to reach Singapore from India. Changi Airport of Singapore is well connected to India through regular flights. Major airlines that connect the two countries are- Air India, Singapore Airlines, Tiger Airways, Air India Express and Jet Airways.