Tourist Spots in Singapore

Changi Chapel and Museum

A special place constructed to commemorate the Second World War, the Changi Chapel and Museum is found inside the Changi Prison in the eastern area of the country. The museum features artworks like photographs and paintings dedicated by the prisoner of wars. Aside from these, the place has a replica of chapels established for people who opposed the Japanese rule.

Bukit Timah Nature Reserve

If you are interested in hiking, strolling

and running, one of the nicest places to see at 177 Hindhede Drive in Bukit is the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. It has 500 animal species and 849 plant species. Other exciting activities that you can do in this site are mountain biking, rock climbing and trailing. Tourists can also visit the Dairy Farm quarry inside the reserve.

Raffles Hotel

One of the most unique tourist spots in Singapore, the Raffles Hotel is known for its colonial architecture. The hospitality service provider is located at 1 Beach Road. The place is considered as a national monument. Inside the hotel, visitors can find the Raffles Hotel Museum that plays home to collection of photographs, postcards as well as china items. Guests can also participate in the popular Singapore Sling cocktail.

Jurong Bird Park

One of the top 10 tourist spots in Singapore, the Jurong Bird Park is found at the Jurong Hill in the Boon Lay Planning Area, District of Jurong. The park covers 202,000 square meters. Some of the exhibits that tourists can see in the place are the African Waterfall Aviary, the Southeast Asian Birds Aviary and the Penguin Expedition.

The Underwater World

An interesting tourist destination along the Siloso Road at Sentosa, the Underwater World features at least 2,500 marine animals. People will have an enjoyable time at the place since they can see various species of dainty damsel fish, giant stingrays and eels.

Singapore Zoological Garden – Night Safari

The Singapore Zoological Garden – Night Safari is situated at 80 Mandai Lake Road. The tourist spot allows people to see animals in norcturnal setting. The garden plays home to at least 110 exotic animals and 1,200 animal species.

Sri Mariamman Temple

Known as the oldest temple in the country, Sri Mariamman Temple is located along South Bridge Road in the District of Chinatown. At the main prayer hall, visitors can see shrines of three deities, namely Mariamman, Murugan and Rama. Aside from these, guests can also look at Mahabharata Pandavas named Nakula, Sahadeva, Arjuna, Bhima and Yudhisthira.

Masjid Sultan

Also known as the Sultan Mosque, Masjid Sultan is one of the most significant mosques in the country. It is found along the North Bridge Road at the District of Kampong Glam. This tourist spot was constructed in 1928. The mosque plays home to numerous artifact collections related to Moorish and Middle Eastern culture.

Boat Quay

If you want to have a memorable nightlife in the country, it is best to take a look at Boat Quay, the busiest portion of the former Port of Singapore. The place is found at the southern bank and the mouth of the Singapore River. The area is surrounded by pubs, restaurants and retail shops. Aside from boating and bar hopping, tourists can have a nice view of the Parliament House and the Fullerton Hotel.

Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

Found at the northwest part of Singapore, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve plays home to numerous animal species. Travelers can see mud lobsters, mud skippers and crabs in the site. The place is popular for the different species of mollusks like the Common Redshank and the Curlew Sandpiper that it features.