Singapore Tours

Singapore Tours

Singapore  officially the Republic of Singapore, and often referred to as the Lion City, theGarden City, and the Red Dot, is a leading global city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.

it has become one of the world’s most prosperous countries and boasts the world’s busiest port. Singapore is a small country on a small island, but  it is a fairly crowded city and in fact second only to Monaco as the world’s most densely populated country. Singapore has over 50% of its area covered by greenery and with over 50 major parks and 4 nature reserves, it is an enchanting garden city.

Beach head to one of the three beaches on Sentosa or its southern islands.Other beaches can be found on the East Coast.

Sentosa  A separate island once a military fort is developed into a resort, Sentosa is the closest that Singapore gets to Disneyland,

See Chinatown The area originally designated for Chinese settlement by Raffles, is now a Chinese heritage area popular with tourists for Chinese treats, Little India A piece of India to the north of the city core popular  for Indian flavours, Kampong Glam for a Malay/Arab experience or the East Coast for delicious seafood, including the famous chilli and black pepper crab.

Popular tourist attractions Singapore Zoo, Night Safari, Jurong Bird Park and the Botanical Gardens are all in the North and West. Finding “real” nature is a little harder,

The Garden City  are new concepts being promoted by the Singaporean government. Be sure to visit the Botanical Gardens including the National Orchid Garden and don’t miss the Flower Dome and the Cloud Forest.There’s also the Hort Park at the “Southern Ridges” and the “Chinese” and “Japanese Gardens”.

The heaviest shopping mall concentration is in Orchard Road, but also check out Bugis and Marina Bay to see where Singaporeans shop.

Singapore   worth visiting include: the vast Kong Meng San Phor Kark, See Monastery near Ang Mo Kio, the colourful Sri Mariamman Hindu temple in Chinatown, the psychedelic Burmese Buddhist Temple in Balestier and the stately Masjid Sultan in Arab Street.

Singapore makes a good base for exploring South-East Asia, with nearly all of the region’s countries and their main tourist destinations — BangkokPhuketAngkor WatHo Chi Minh City and Bali, just to name a few — under 2 hr away by plane…………