Apart from being a lively city-state, Singapore is one of the safest and cleanest cities in the world. It blends European and Asian culture perfectly, exhibiting graceful colonial buildings alongside modern high-rises and traditional street markets. Although the law enforcers and local authorities are strict with tourists and residents who misbehave, law-abiding visitors will surely be captivated by this city. Let us look at the major attractions in Singapore.
Marina Bay Sands
Opened in 2010, Marina Bay Sands is the second-most expensive building in the world with a cost of construction of over 5 billion USD. This integrated resort has all the modern facilities including a large assortment of shops, restaurants, a luxury hotel, an ArtScience Museum, theater, a huge convention center, and a skating rink constructed with synthetic ice.
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple
Completed in 2007, this four-story temple consists of a 27-foot statue of Buddha in the main hall, a pagoda atop the roof, and one of the teeth of Buddha in the fourth floor. Constructed with an architectural pattern of Buddhist mandala, the temple is integrated with the Buddhism art culture in Tang dynasty.
This unique attraction is not only a place to visit for the tourists but also a leading research and conservation centre in Asia. The place includes a zoo with over 59 species, offering glimpses into nocturnal animal kingdom.
A charming riverside development, packed full of pumping nightclubs, boutique shops, restaurants, and bustling bars, is a popular destination for tourists as well as Singapore’s local party lovers.
Travelers love to take a spin in this observation wheel, which is the largest in the world, providing some of the best views of city sights like the Padang, Empress Place, Marina Bay, Raffles Place, and the Singapore River.
Gardens by the Bay
This huge, colorful park with its renowned Supertree structures providing impressive skywalk, seashell-shaped greenhouses reconstructing cold climates, and hundreds of species of trees for exploring, make this a source of recreation for adults and kids alike.
Singapore Botanic Gardens
The Botanic Gardens include the National Orchid Garden, which is a favorite among travelers. The garden is home to over 60,000 animal and plant species, as is to the first children’s garden in the world.
Therefore, Singapore has a multitude of attractive places that are worth visiting.