Things to do in Singapore

You can find so many things in Singapore.

1. Take a picture with the Merlion

Merlions are everywhere in Singapore.  Merlion is a well known icon of Singapore depicted as mythical creature with a lion’s head and a body of a fish. You can take creative shots in Merlion Park and at the Marina bay.

Merlion - credits to Wikipedia
Merlion facing the Marina Bay – Credits to Wikipedia

2. Marina Bay and Marina Bay Sands

Enjoy the whole day and night at Marina Bay, you can visit anytime. You can find parties, shows, fine dining, exhibits, and lot more to do, especially in the weekends. Take a picture, and enjoy the scenery and fun activities around. It is just near Merlion Park.

You can find a rooftop infinity pool in Marina Bay Sands. You can find luxury shopping, night life, and entertainment with 60 restaurants, bars, museum exhibitions, and theatre shows.

Marina Bay - Photo by Leckre
Marina Bay – Photo by Leckre

3. Jurong Bird Park

It is an aviary zoological garden and tourist attraction in Jurong, Singapore. You can find pelicans, parrots, flamingo in the lake flambouyantly walking, lory, riverine, and many other species of birds. You can feed them on the mornings and afternoons. You can also find ducks, geese, swans and screamers.

4. Ride a cable car at Sentosa

You can see the view of Singapore’s City skyline and Harbour. It presents a bird’s eye view of Singapore’s city skyline, the harbour, and Sentosa. The cabin has 360° panoramic windows – making it the best ride with the best view to Sentosa. It is known as well as Asia’s First Cable Car Museum.

5. Sentosa

Sentosa is a a popular island resort in Singapore. Visited by millions of people each year, this island includes a sheltered beach, Fort Siloso, two golf courses, the Merlion, 14 hotels, the Resorts World Sentosa, and Universal Studios Singapore. They showcase fun and events for people and tourists.

6. Universal Studios Singapore

Experience cutting-edge rides, shows, and attractions based on your favourite blockbuster films and television series, including Puss In Boots’ Giant Journey, Battlestar Galactica: HUMAN vs. CYLON™, TRANSFORMERS The Ride: The Ultimate 3D Battle, Jurassic Park Rapids Adventure™, Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase and more!

7. Singapore Botanic Gardens

The Singapore Botanic Gardens is a small tropical rainforest of around six hectares in size, a ginger garden, an orchid garden, botany center, and other tropical plants gardens.

8. Singapore Zoo / Night Safari

You can spend the whole day for around $100 SGD, and be amazed by different kinds of animals: a belgian tiger, llamas, a group of pelicans, giraffes, and other animals. Night Safari is an activity where you ride on a tram and see the these creatures at night. Thrilling isn’t it? 🙂

9. Gardens by the Bay

It is themed as a nature park located Central Singapore and adjacent to the Marina Reservoir. The park consists of three waterfront gardens: Bay South Garden, Bay East Garden and Bay Central Garden. The largest of the gardens is Bay South Garden.

10. Chinatown

You can buy Chinese items for souvenirs and cheap t-shirts. You can also buy cheaper foods and Chinese food.

11. Bugis

It is a place known for cheap and unique t-shirts and clothes. Buy random t-shirts here and you’ll save many.


I T I N E R A R Y – S I N G A P O R E

Day 1. To the Merlion Park / Marina Bay / Gardens by the Bay | under $50
Have fun picture taking at Marina Bay Sands the whole day, and take a picture with the Merlion.

Day 2. To the Theme Park | under $250
Spend the whole day at Universal Studios, and Sentosa.

Day 3. Singapore Zoo and Night Safari Adventure | under $250
Take a peak of the animals in Singapore Zoo and Night Safari

Day 4. China Town | under $100
Have full time shopping at China Town

Day 5. Bugis | under $100
Spend some and buy some cheap clothes at Bugis and bargain.