Places To Visit In Singapore

The Tiny Island-State of Singapore has abundant family attractions for kids. There are attractions that suit all age groups. The confluence of cultures found here and the urbanization, make Singapore a most sought after destination in Asia. No matter how many days you plan to stay here, there will always be something left for the next visit. To make it easier, we have compiled this list of Places To Visit In Singapore.

Also Read: Complete Guide to Singapore Family Holiday 

Places to Visit in Singapore

Gardens By the Bay

Places To Visit In Singapore

The Magical Super Trees

One glimpse of this place and you are transported to a futuristic Sci-Fi world. This place cannot be explained it has to be experienced.  The Flower Dome, Supertree Grove, Cloud Forest, OCBC Skyway, Heritage Garden and Art Sculptures will keep you mesmerized. The Supertree Grove is awe inspiring and try not to miss the Garden Rhapsody show here. This is must visit for kids to show them the amazing flora our Earth has on offer. The lights and sound show is spectacular and the tickets of which are available at a discounted rate here.


Little India

Places To Visit In Singapore

The Carvings on the Temple

In case you are missing India, head over to Little India and you will be transported back to India (not Literally). This buzzing ethnic place shows us the cultural side of Indians settled in Singapore. Its known for its shopping too especially the Mustafa Shopping Center. The Sri Veeramalaiamman Temple, though difficult to pronounce is worth visiting here. If you fancy Indian food, then here you will be spoilt for choices. This was our place to go whenever my kid craved for a Dosa.

China Town

Places To Visit In Singapore

The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple

Like Little India this is another ethnic part of Singapore. China Town stands apart from rest of Singapore as it displays its rich culture in the form of ornate Chinese temples, the decorated streets in red and gold and the flavor of the food that are sold in old shop-houses lining the bustling streets. this place looks best at dusk with the Chinese lanterns swaying in the breeze. Apart from the tasty local food you can shop for some interesting Made In China Wares too. The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple is a must visit here.

Jurong Bird Park

Places To Visit In Singapore

The very pretty pink flamingos

Birds, Birds and more Birds. Jurong Bird Park is Asia’s largest Bird Paradise. It houses around 5000 birds over 400 different species in open spaces. This is a fun activity for young and old alike. Try not to miss the interactive shows that are entertaining as well as informative.

Pro Tip: Its advisable to book the tickets prior to avoid the long queues. We booked ours here. The park area is huge so there is quite an amount of walking involved so its better to take a tram ride. this way you can cover more exhibits in less time.

Singapore Airport

Places To Visit In Singapore

The Butterfly Garden

Undoubtedly Singapore Airport is one of the best airports around. Its worth checking in before time here. There is so much to experience here. From stylish seating, amazing collection of orchids to live jazz music, this airport has it all. If you have time to spare some of the attractions that should not be missed are the kinetic rain dance centerpiece and the  cactus, waterlily and sunflower garden.

Ferris Wheel

Places To Visit In Singapore

The Lighted up Ferris Wheel

A 45 minutes Ferris wheel ride shows us incredible obstructive view of Singapore. The ride is much more exciting after sunset when the city’s skyline lights up in spectacular colors. Enclosed in a glass capsule, all the main attractions like Marina Bay, DNA Helix bridge and the Super trees can be seen. Whats more.. You can even book a personal capsule and have a romantic dinner. The tickets for the rides can be booked at a discounted rate here.


Clark’s Quay

Places To Visit In Singapore

The Spectacular Clark’s Quay

Clark’s Quay is known for its stunning collection of waterside restaurants and bars and clubs. The walk along the waterfront amidst the glittering lights is a lovely experience. This historical landmark is built on the banks of the Singapore River and a boat ride is a perfect way to experience this City especially the famous Merlion Statue.

Singapore River Safari

Places To Visit In Singapore

The main attraction here

This river themed zoo and aquarium is dedicated exclusively to the rain-forest region. This park depicts the 10 different ecosystems of the world. Its main feature is the river boat ride called the Amazon River Quest, which takes you to close to 30 wildlife species of the Amazon river. The star attraction here are two giant pandas a male and a female which are kept in a completely different enclosure.

Pro-Tip: This park is nestled between the Singapore Zoo and night safari so all these three attractions can be clubbed together on a single day. You will also save on the tickets if you do so. Click here to know more.

Singapore Night Safari

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The exciting Night Safari

There is something mystifying about nocturnal creatures. Amiable as well as wild. Imagine visiting these creatures in their own private enclosures in complete darkness. The Singapore Night Safari does just that and the results are enthralling.

Pro Tip: You need an entry ticket to enter the Night Safari and it is advisable to book your tickets online to save time and energy as you can then skip the long ticketing queues. We bought our tickets from Klook Travel, with good discounts, very convenient and the booking confirmations came instantly.

Also Check out: Singapore Night Safari – A Family Night Out

Singapore Zoo


Places To Visit In Singapore

Lazing Around

The rain-forest themed zoo housing more than 300 animal species, is fascinating for kids and adults alike. The freely roaming animals and interactive sessions with them make it an experience to cherish.

The impression of a zoo, what we had in mind was that of animals caged, alone in an enclosure that in no way resemble their natural habitat. so here we were in a bit of shock. This was nothing like that in fact Singapore Zoo was more like an interactive experience with the animals.

We bought our tickets from Klook Travel, with good discounts, very convenient and the booking confirmations came instantly.

Also Check Out: Singapore Zoo – A Complete Family Experience

Universal Studios


Places To Visit In Singapore

Kiddo with her Favorite Bumble Bee

This place is a must visit even if you are not a movie buff. Universal Studios is divided into 7 themes of New York City, Sci-Fi City, Lost World, Far Far Away, Ancient Egypt, Hollywood and Madagascar. Each theme has its own array of rides, restaurant, shopping and street entertainment. Try not to miss the Transformers ride. Its one of a kind experience.

Pro Tip: Its a good sized park so better to book tickets online and reach early so that you can cover maximum attractions since it closes at 6 pm. The Express Pass is a good option as it reduces the waiting time.

Klook Offers heavy discounts on the Universal Studios, Singapore ticket price.

Also Read: 9 Reasons Why not to Visit Universal Studios, Singapore


Places To Visit In Singapore

The Fun never stops here

Dive into the fun filled Sentosa Island for an awesome family-friendly experience. There is so much happening in Sentosa and with so many options to choose from you are spoiled for choice. Sentosa is an island off Singapore’s southern coast. It is just 15 minutes from Singapore City.

Whether your  looking for thrills, wildlife or family attractions Sentosa has lots to offer. The Sentosa Fun Pass by Klook Travel is affordable with great discounts and offers 19 attractions; making sure that you are not strapped in your choice of fun.

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About Manish Samtani

Namaste! A passionate traveller at heart and now a blogger as well. Thanks to my merchant navy career, travelling has always been an integral part of my professional life. Eternally fascinated by the World of Travelling be it either meeting new people, learning new cultures, experiencing their customs or just trying out some new cuisines. Off late, I’ve been exploring places with my family where my job has not taken me. Mail me at

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