5 Places of Interest in Singapore

1. Sentosa

One simply cannot visit Singapore without going to Sentosa at least once! Given the hustle and bustle of the city life, most Singaporeans like to escape to the tiny island known as Sentosa for a little getaway every once in awhile.

If you like to bask in the sun for a lovely tan, hop on over to the multitude of beaches that overlook the clear water. There are three main beaches along the island’s coastline for you to choose from – Siloso Beach, Palawan Beach and Tanjong Beach. Each beach is different in its own way and you’re bound to find one you like!

Not forgetting the array of activities that Sentosa offers for all visitors to choose from! You’ll find yourself being enraptured by the plethora of cool places hidden in Sentosa, ranging from the MegaZip Adventure Park to the Trick Eye Museum.

For more information: http://www.sentosa.com.sg/en/

2. Gardens by the Bay

Feast your eyes on one of the Top 10 Indoor Gardens of the World – Gardens by the Bay! This is The Place for all nature lovers as you get to immerse yourselves in a world full of enchanting plants from all over the world except for Antartica.

The park comprises three gardens – Bay South Garden, Bay East Garden and Bay Central Garden, where Bay South Garden is the largest of all. Be ready to discover and learn more about the diverse plant life through the Cooled Conservatories – Flower Dome and Cloud Forest. If that is not enough, the Supertrees are bound to captivate you!

Gardens by the Bay was recently awarded the 2014 International Thea Awards for Outstanding Achievement – Botanical Garden by the Themed Entertainment Association and it is definitely one that is not to be missed.

For more information: http://www.gardensbythebay.com.sg/en/home.html

3. River Safari

River Safari is one of the latest additions to the Wildlife Reserve Singapore and is becoming one of the most-raved attractions in the country. It is the home to more 6,000 animals with 40 threatened species and one of them being the giant pandas – Kai Kai and Jia Jia!

If you choose to visit this place, you can wander through the river adventure of the Mississippi, Congo, Nile, Ganges, Mekong and Yangtze Rivers, where you’ll discover plentiful of interesting and exotic animals. On top of that, you can also choose to embark on the Amazon River Quest that will leave you wanting more! However, be sure to book your tickets early, as it is available on a “First Come First Serve” basis.

For more information: http://www.riversafari.com.sg/index.html

4. Universal Studios Singapore

Ready to let loose and have some fun? Head over to Resort World Sentosa: Universal Studios Singapore for a fun-filled day with loads of joy and laughter!

The theme park consists of 7 zones – Hollywood, New York, Sci-Fi City, Ancient Egypt, Lost World, Far Far Away and Madagascar. Each of them is charmed in its way and you’ll definitely regret if you miss out on any one of them!

Apart from the cool rides available in the park, you’ll get to experience a variety of shows and attractions that are based on your favourite blockbuster films, such as the Battlestar Galactica and Jurassic Park Rapids Adventure. In addition, you’ll be amazed by the display and performance put up by Hollywood Dreams Parade and if you visit on a Saturday, you’ll get to enjoy the lovely fireworks as well.

For more information: http://www.rwsentosa.com/Homepage/Attractions/UniversalStudiosSingapore

5. Adventure Cove Water Park

The best way to beat the heat would be to visit the newly established Adventure Cove Water Park, an aquatic adventure park located at Sentosa! Apart from the water slides, you’ll get to experience close contacts with some of the aquatic animals as well.

This is the perfect place to chill out with your friends as you try out the different rides in the park, ranging from the thrilling water slides to the leisure Adventure River where you’ll pass through 14 breath-taking scenes. If you love to mingle with the sea creatures, you can also choose to snorkel over a coral reef with a spectacular display of over 20,000 fishes. The amount of things that you can do at the Adventure Cove is endless!

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