There are a variety of activities to do in Singapore, and one that should be experienced by every visitor is the fascinating Singapore City Tour. As the famed Lion City features many well-known landmarks and highlights, there is an array of attractions waiting to be seen and admired.
Many tours of Singapore commence in the bustling Civic District, where visitors will be able to see iconic landmarks like the Cricket Club, Padang, Supreme Court, Parliament House and City Hall. The scenic Merlion Park is an enthralling sight with its pride of place, the unmistakable Merlion, the part lion part fish statue has become synonymous with Singapore.
The tour will often include the venerated Thian Hock Keng Temple, which is counted amongst the oldest Taoist-Buddhist temples in the city-state. An intriguing destination on the tour will be Chinatown which features quaint shop houses, attractive marketplaces, cafes and restaurants. The tour then continues to the Singapore Botanic Gardens with its National Orchid Garden which boasts no less than 60,000 mesmerically beautiful orchid plants. Another highlight on the tour is the picturesque Little India with its unmistakable aromas of jasmine, spices and joss sticks.
Visitors may also visit the sensational 165 metre Singapore Flyer, the world’s tallest observation wheel. Travellers will be able to find tour companies providing different tours, catering to individual needs and preferences.