Singapore, a huge city that combines the skyscrapers, subways of a modern and rich city with a medley of Chinese, Malay and Indian influences and a tropical climate. The city offers vibrant night-life scene with tasty food and good shopping making it a great stopover or springboard into the region. The area is more than 50% covered by greenery with over 50 major parks and 4 nature reserves making it an enchanting garden city. Following are the must see places while planning a family trip to Singapore:
1) Marina Bay Sands: For people who are accustomed to luxury living on every level in life, then Marina Bay Sands is the perfect place for you to enjoy it. It is a magnificent destination for entertainment, business and shopping, delivering once-in-a-lifetime experiences. This landmark building is situated in the heart of Singapore’s central business district. With a luxury hotel, state-of-the-art convention and exhibition facilities, theatres, and some of the best shopping and dining in the region, Marina Bay Sands is an experience that indulges your every fancy.
2) The Sentosa Island: This famous Singapore’s playground is just 15 minutes away from the city centre and is a perfect resort island with pristine beaches, world-class attractions, sea sports, golf and retreats. Sentosa is the closest that Singapore gets to Disneyland and is home to an exciting array of themed attractions. The vibrant island resort is ideal for both business and leisure.
This island has recently become home to the famous Universal Studio Theme Park and is located within Resorts World Sentosa on Sentosa Island. You can scream your heart out on the world’s tallest dueling roller coaster ride, or go on an unforgettable mission to the stars in a all new family ride, or catch the all new singing and dancing Sesame Street Stage Shows. This park is filled with adventure, fun and thrill.
This island has something for everyone which will get you all set for a fulfilling day that promises laughs, thrills and fun. It’s fuss-free, affordable and flexible, the perfect start to a playful day.
3) Singapore Flyer: It is the largest observation wheel that offers a breathtaking 360degree views where you can have fun by spotting iconic and historical landmarks along the Singapore River. In a specially themed private capsule, take in the spectacular view of the sky line with a glass of champagne in your hand. You can indulge in a romantic sky dinning experience for two. Before you go on the flight you must go on a Journey of Dreams that will take through the Singapore story and about the Singapore Flyer.
4) Wildlife: Singapore’s Night Safari is a walk on the wild
side where you can watch exotic animals hunting their prey in the dark. Here
you will see over 1000 animals from 115 species in the natural environment
across the park. You can even go in for
a Gourmet Safari Express under the moonlight giving a range of exceptional and
delicious experiences first hand.
You can even visit the Jurong Bird Park which houses one of the largest collections of birds.
Underwater World is another place where you can see the marine life and marvel over 250 different species around the region. Here you can have a splashing good time as you can come close to the dolphins at the Dolphin Lagoon. With the help of the trainers you can learn to give simple hand cues and watch the dolphins perform their natural abilities.
Singapore has a lot to offer for a family vacation, whether you’re looking to admire the city skyline or catch up on Singapore history, you’ll be spoilt for choice with a long list of must-see attractions. With so many attractions in store, this Garden city promises you many hours of great family entertainment.