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Top 43 attractions to explore in Singapore

The super modern small island nation of South East Asia.

MacRitchie ReservoirMacRitchie Reservoir, Singapore
Lake/ River/ Ponds
Short Hikes

The oldest reservoir of Singapore. There are trails, boardwalks, and suspension bridges to explore here.

Malay Heritage Centre85 Sultan Gate, Singapore 198501

Showcases the culture, heritage and history of Malay Singaporeans. The centre preserves and showcases Malay culture and heritage in Singapore through historic artefacts, multimedia and diorama displays, and exhibits.

Marina Barrage8 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018951
Notable Architectures

Dam in Singapore built at the confluence of five rivers, across the Marina Channel between Marina East and Marina South. It was officially opened on 31 October 2008 as Singapore's fifteenth reservoir, providing water storage, flood control and recreation.

Marina Bay Sands10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
Luxury Stays
Viewing Decks
Notable Architectures

A breathtaking skyscraper with a viewing deck and infinity pool on its top.

Maritime Experiential Museum8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269

Explore the Maritime Silk Route of the past through 15 galleries. The main attraction is "The Jewel of Muscat", an accurate reproduction of the Arab dhow ship from Belitung shipwreck, which was found off the coast of Belitung Island, Indonesia, in 1998.

Masjid Sultan3 Muscat St, Singapore 198833

Named after Sultan Hussain Shah of Johor. The original mosque here was constructed here between 1824 to 1826 which was then replaced by the larger current mosque in 1924. The mosque has stayed essentially unchanged since it was built, with only repairs carried out to the main hall in 1968 and an annex added in 1993.

Viewing Decks

The iconic landmark of Singapore, with a breathtaking view of Singapore skyline and marina. The Merlion is a mythical creature with a lion's head and the body of a fish that is widely used as a mascot and national personification of Singapore.

National Gallery Singapore1 St Andrew's Rd, Singapore 178957
Art Centres

Art museum located in the Downtown Core of Singapore.It oversees the world’s largest public collection of Singaporean and Southeast Asian art, consisting of over 8,000 artworks.

National Museum of Singapore93 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178897

Oldest museum in Singapore focusing on exhibits related to the history of Singapore.

Night Safari80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826

World's first nocturnal zoo. Unlike traditional nocturnal houses, which reverse the day-night cycle of animals so they will be active by day, the Night Safari is an entire open-air zoo set in a humid tropical forest that is only open at night. The Night Safari currently houses over 900 animals representing over 100 species, of which 41% are threatened species.

Pulau UbinPulau Ubin, Singapore
1 Day Treks
Off-road Spots

An island situated in the northeast of Singapore, a destination for cycling, hiking and other outdoor activities. There were around a few thousand settlers here during the 1960s due to a granite quarry but only about a hundred people live here today. It is one of the last rural areas to be found in Singapore, with an abundance of nature.

River Safari80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826

A river-themed zoo and aquarium. It is the first of its kind in Asia and features freshwater exhibits and a river boat ride as its main highlights. One of the main attractions is a pair of male and female giant pandas – Kai Kai and Jia Jia – which are housed in a specially constructed climate-controlled enclosure which change throughout the four seasons emulating their original environment.

S.E.A. Aquarium8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269

It contains a total of 45,000,000 liters of water for more than 100,000 marine animals of over 800 species. The aquarium comprises 10 zones with 49 habitats. The centerpiece of the aquarium is the Open Ocean tank with more than 18,000,000 liters of water and 50,000 animals.

Science Centre Singapore15 Science Centre Rd, Singapore 609081

Scientific institution promoting scientific and technological education for the general public. With over 850 exhibits spread over eight exhibition galleries, it sees over a million visitors a year.

Sembawang Hot SpringSembawang Hot Spring, Singapore
Geological Formations

Natural hot spring and a public park. Its natural spring water had once been bottled commercially by Fraser and Neave, under the brand name of Seletaris.

Singapore Botanic Gardens1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569
Urban Walks
Botanical Gardens

161-year-old tropical garden honoured as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The National Orchid Garden, within the main gardens, houses the largest orchid collection of 1,200 species and 2,000 hybrids.

Singapore Flyer30 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039803
Viewing Decks
Notable Architectures

Giant observation wheel with 28 air-conditioned capsules, each able to accommodate 28 passengers. The Flyer has an overall height of 165 metres (541 ft) and was the world's tallest Ferris wheel until the 167.6 m (550 ft) High Roller opened on the Las Vegas Strip in Nevada.

Singapore Zoo80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826

Occupies 28 hectares (69 acres) on the margins of Upper Seletar Reservoir within Singapore's heavily forested central catchment area. There are about 315 species of animal in the zoo, of which some 16 percent are considered to be threatened species.

SkyVille @ Dawson86 Dawson Rd, Singapore 141086
Viewing Decks

Ungated residential property open to the public. It has an open rooftop with amazing views.

Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve301 Neo Tiew Cres, Singapore 718925
1 Day Treks
National Parks

A stop-over point for migratory birds where you can observe the flora and fauna in the surroundings in tranquility and at a distance from the animals and birds.

Map of attractions in Singapore