Prepare to explore the culinary and cultural highlights of Singapore. Head to the bright lights and famous food districts of this cosmopolitan metropolis. This itinerary offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture and traditions, discover the rich history, taste the unique flavors and explore the highlights and hidden gems of Singapore. Your adventures and activities will be one of a kind, as you create memories and share experiences together that you will never forget!
Welcome to Singapore! Upon arrival at the Changi Airport, you will clear Immigration, collect your luggage and exit Customs. Taking the exit closest to your designated luggage belt, your English speaking driver will be waiting to greet you in the arrivals area, holding a sign with your name on it. For a smooth and comfortable start to your adventure, you will be driven directly to your hotel, where a lovely evening in this urban wonderlands awaits. (This service is on a private basis.)
Founded as a British trading colony in 1819, since independence it has become one of the world's most prosperous countries and boasts the world's busiest port. Combining the skyscrapers and subways of a modern, affluent city with a medley of Chinese, Malay and Indian influences and a tropical climate, with tasty food, good shopping and a vibrant night-life scene, the Garden City of Singapore makes a great stopover or springboard into the region.
This morning, explore the city by driving round the Civic District, passing by the Padang, Cricket Club, historic Parliament House, Supreme Court, and City Hall. Stop at Merlion Park and enjoy the impressive views of Marina Bay. Do not miss out on this picture-taking opportunity with The Merlion, a mythological creature that is a part lion and part fish. Next, proceed to Singapore’s historic Chinatown - a bustling mix of old and new, filled with traditional shops and markets as well as trendy stores and cafes. Visit the iconic Buddha Tooth Relic Temple & Museum and be amazed by the temple’s richly designed interiors and comprehensive exhibits on Buddhist art and history dating back to over hundreds of years old.
Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local Chinese restaurant. Savor an authentic dim sum lunch, a style of Chinese cuisine prepared as small bite-sized portions of food served in small steamer baskets or on small plates with some other main dishes. After lunch, Cruise down the Singapore River in a traditional bumboat to see the legacy of Singapore's history! This is the best way to see the pivotal role the river played in Singapore's history as a port town. The cruise passes godowns and old shophouses, that now stands as a silent reminder of its humble past. Glide along old colonial buildings contrasted with imposing modern skyscrapers.
Next, visit Sands Sky Park, an awe-inspiring engineering wonder. This unique structural masterpiece, sits atop the three soaring towers of Marina Bay Sands hotel, 200m in the sky. Stretching longer than the Eiffel Tower laid down or four and a half A380 Jumbo jets, the Sands Sky Park offers an unforgettable panoramic view of the city. Then walk over to explore Gardens by the Bay! Enter a world of perpetual spring, where unique plants bloom in an ever-changing display of flowers. Discover plants from the Mediterranean and semi-arid subtropical regions. Step into the Flower Dome and stand in awe of the spectacular and innovative glass greenhouse which homes unique plants like the Baobab trees, the Madagascar Ghost Tree, and the 1000-year-old Olive tree! The Flower Field caters for a changing display of vibrant plants and blooms. Finally, enter the Cloud Forest, a mysterious world veiled in mist, entirely different from the Flower Dome. A 35-meter tall mountain covered in lush vegetation shrouding the world’s tallest indoor waterfall. See a showcase of plant life from the highlands of up to 2,000-metres above sea level. Wind down after a day of experiencing more of Singapore's wonders during your 4:00PM transfer back to your accommodation. (This service is on a private basis.)
Enjoy this free time at your leisure.
After a morning of relaxation, this afternoon you will be picked up at the hotel for a Sentosa Island discovery like no other! Enjoy a breathtaking ride on the iconic Singapore Cable Car from Keppel Bay to the island. Then proceed to the S.E.A Aquarium, the world's largest aquarium. Become immersed in a magical marine world with more than 800 species of marine animals; the aquarium is home to majestic manta rays, enormous goliath grouper, Napoleon wrasse, and other gentle giants of the sea. Come face to face with over 200 sharks and uncover the centuries of myths about the sea predators.
Next, enjoy the most thrilling and unique Singapore attraction- the Skyline Luge. A gravity-fueled ride that provides riders full control over their descent on purpose-built tracks. Jump aboard the Skyride for a scenic adventure on a 4-seater chairlift that gives a bird's eye view of the Singapore skyline and the South China Sea. While engrossed in the natural habitat of Sentosa Island, look out for the cheeky cockatoos that often entertain guests. Then head to the 4D Adventure Land! Watch the immersive 4-D movie, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, The 4-D Experience. Hang on tight while riding on a virtual 4-D roller coaster on the Extreme Log Ride. Grab a motion-sensor pistol, aim and fire at Asia’s first 4-D Interactive Shoot-Out game happening at Desperados.
End the tour with Wings of Time - a multi-sensory extravaganza that tells an epic tale of courage, mystery and magic. The first of its kind, Wings of Time is the only permanent night show in the world set in the open sea. Set against a signature backdrop and a larger-than-life water screen, audiences can look forward to a contemporary storyline. Weaved together with an epic experiential fusion of the latest multimedia effects, including 3D projection mapping, state-of-the-art lasers, robotic water fountains and giant water jets, pyrotechnics. The night comes to a close around 8:30PM, when you will be transferred back to your hotel. (This service is on a private basis.)
Enjoy these next three days in Singapore at your leisure.
Although your adventure must come to an end today, you will be leaving with new friends, amazing experiences and memories to cherish for the rest of your life. You will be met by your English-speaking driver and transferred to the Changi Airport in good time to board your international departure flight. We recommend a 3-hour check-in time for international flights and it takes about an hour to drive to the airport.
We hope you had a lovely time in Singapore and we wish you safe and happy travels home!
Overlooking the Singapore River and Clarke Quay, this posh hotel is a 9-minute walk from Singapore’s Chinatown. Chic rooms come with loaner smartphones, portable Wi-Fi hotspots and flat-screens, as well as minifridges, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. All provide city, river, quay and/or pool views. Upgraded quarters add kitchenettes, balconies and/or club lounge access. Room service is offered. There are 2 restaurants, including a breezy poolside eatery. There's also a chic tapas bar, a 2-level fitness center and a spa, along with an outdoor pool with waterslides.
*Pricing is based on two persons traveling together, based on availability, subject to change.
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