First Time Tourists Guide in Singapore, Singapore

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Singapore is the Southeast Asia's most modern city for over a century

 The city blends Malay, Chinese, Arab, Indian and English cultures and religions

 The unique combination of cultures allow tourists from all over the world to experience a wide range of sightseeing and culinary destination

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SIGHTSEEING

Sky Park will make you feel like you are standing on the top of the world. It is an open-air wooden observation deck. The Pinnacle at Duxton Skybridge could be another rooftop destination during your vacation in Singapore.

Sky Park

an observation deck

Address :

The Pinnacle at Duxton Skybridge

two sky bridges on the 26th and 50th storey

Address : 1G Cantonment Rd, Singapore 085601

DOWNTOWN

Gardens by the bay is the most popular tourists attraction in Singapore. The futuristic design with cloud forest and greenhouse where travelers can experience distinct impression of city hustle. You can also strolling around the Marina Bay Sands area to find out Arts Science museum and Esplanade theater, known as 'The Durian' because its resemblance to the local fruit.

Gardens By The Bay

A series of modern greenhouses & lakeside gardens with giant trees and solar cells

Address : 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953

Art Science Museum

a museum with unique and modern flower-shaped building

Address : 6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974

Esplanade

art show theater

Address : 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981

SHOPPING

This country is a true paradise for a shopaholic traveler since many stores open here. One of them is the Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, a shopping mall with indoor canal. Enjoy shopping at over 170 luxury and premium boutiques there. If you are looking for various souvenirs for your relatives, you should go to Chinatown and Bugis Street.

The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands

a shopping centre

Address : Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956

Bugis Street

souvenirs shopping centre

Address : 3 New Bugis Street, Singapore 188867

FOOD & DRINK

Hainanese chicken is a famous Singaporean dish made from combo of chicken poached in stock with rice. As for the drink, you should try Kopi-O to recharge yourself after a long day of traveling.

CULTURE

The culture in Singapore is a mix of Asian and European culture influenced by Malay, South Asian, East Asian and Eurasian cultures. The diversity has led to many languages spoken by local people such as English, Mandarin, Malay, Tamil, and many more.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

Best season to visit Singapore with your travel buddy is around August to October.

HOTEL

There is this one popular hotel to stay in Singapore, namely Klapstar hotel. If you book a room here, you can get an easy access to other attractions since it's located near Tagar MRT station. If you want to get a 5-stars hotel, you can give a try at Pan Pacific Singapore which offers panoramic views of city skyline.

Klapstar Hotel

an unique boutique hotel

Address : 15 Hoe Chiang Rd, Singapore 089316

Pan Pacific Hotel

5 stars hotel with unique interior design

Address : 7 Raffles Blvd, Singapore 039595

RESTAURANTS

Maxwell Food Centre is a recommended restaurant to taste a variety of Singapore street foods, such as Tian Tian Chicken Rise. If you love seeing a stunning sea, you can go to Coastes that is located facing the Sentosa beach.

Maxwell Food Centre

a food centre

Address : 1 Kadayanallur St, Singapore 069184

Coastes

a restaurant near beach

Address : 50 Siloso Beach Walk 01-06, Singapore 099000

CAFE

Take a short-break in an aesthetic cafe decorated with flowers and wooden furniture called Cafe De Nicole’s Flower. Another stop wll be P.S Cafe where you can enjoy dining surrounded by green view from the surrounding plants. This cafe serves truffle, tarts, cakes, pudding for your tiring day.

Cafe De Nicole’s Flower

a cafe

Address : 224 Telok Kurau Rd, #01-01, Singapore 423836

P.S Cafe

a cafe with green view

Address : 1110 ECP, Singapore 449880

BAR AND NIGHTLIFE

If you need a quiet and comfy place, The Rabbit Hole is the answer. It's Singapore's only gin and bar garden that presents hidden garden concept located in Harding Road. But if you'd like to experience the nightlife in Singapore, you can go to the Zuok in the Clark Quay area. Zuok is the most famous clubbing site not only for locals but international travelers.

The Rabbit Hole

a bar with beautiful garden

Address : 39C Harding Rd, Singapore 249541

Zuok

a night club

Address : 3C River Valley Road, Clarke Quay, #01-05 to #02-06, The Cannery, Singapore 179022

INTERESTING PLACES

Make your trip in Singapore more perfect by visiting Sentosa Island. There you can spend the day at the Universal Studios Singapore or the S.E.A Aquarium where it shows over 100000 aquatic animals.

Universal Studios Singapore

an amusement park

Address : 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269

S.E.A. Aquarium

Large aquarium with over 10000 species

Address : 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269

INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOTS

Merlion Park and Singapore Flyer are the two best spots for taking aesthetic pictures. These two are the most iconic symbols of Singapore. So it's a must to take a selfie or we-fie in front of these two popular icons. You should also visit House of Tan Teng Niah, the best instagramable spot with unique building design and color.

Singapore Flyer

a giant observation wheel at Downtown Core, Singapore

Address : 30 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039803

Merlion park

a famous Singapore landmark

Address :

House of Tan Teng Niah

the last surviving Chinese villa in Little India, Singapore

Address : 37 Kerbau Rd, Singapore 219168