Singapore Top 10 places in 5 days

Photo of Singapore Top 10 places in 5 days by Gayathri Sharma

Top 10 Singapore gives information about Best time to visit Singapore & Top things to do Singapore. Singapore guide gives, What is Singapore famous for? Singapore famous places for fun filled holidays with family for 5 days. Singapore is one popular destination in the world tourism. Cleanliness to strict laws, respect towards public and tourists, Beautiful destinations attract every one towards it. Kids to elders have special attractions to enjoy memorable time in Singapore. Here are best places, activities to do and plan perfect vacation at Singapore for five days.

Best Time to visit Singapore

Through out the year Singapore climate is hot and Temperature is between 25 - 20 degrees. So June, July and November - January are the best months. And here is the list of Singapore famous places.

what is Singapore famous for ?

It a Fine city with great infrastructure, has every thing for every one. It is fastest growing city, one of Best tourist places in the world with Iconic spots, Changi airport(Best airport in the world). It has 4 official languages rare of its kind. China town, Little India etc it has many heritage centers. Singapore has special fines for Spitting, chewing gum & smoking. Finally best place to enjoy with family & friends.

Top 10 Singapore must visit Beautiful places

Singapore tourist places

Day 1

1. Merlion statue, park and Marina Bay - Around 8.5 meter tall water sprouting Merlion statue is main attraction of this park. It is guard of Marine Bay. This statue is Singapore's city Icon having Lion head and fish body. Mer means sea, Lion - Singa represents Lion city Singapura and fish represents local history. All most every tourist will have a picture with this statue. This gives views of Singapore flyer, the Esplanade, Art science Museum and Marine Bay Sands building.

2. Singapore Botanical Gardens

Singapore Botanical gardens recognized as only Tropical gardens by UNESCO world Heritage site.

Botanic Gardens entrance is free but National Orchid garden charges around $5 for adults. It's free for senior citizens and kids (below 12 years)

Photo of Cluny Road, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore by Gayathri Sharma

3. Marina bay sands

It's iconic building that has Infinity pool and sky park. Any one can visit Marina Bay Sands Sky park, ticket cost S$23. From here we can have excellent views of city and iconic structures like Gardens By The Bay.

At night there is a free spectra show - water and light show, best view is from west side of this building. It starts from 9 pm, it is of 15 minutes show. Kids enjoys this show, as it is at night with lights.

Photo of Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore by Gayathri Sharma

4. Gardens by the Bay - Top 10 Singapore

Gardens by the Bay is one of popular attraction in Singapore. It has around one million plants. It's famous for flower dome, cloud forest, Super Grove tree structure and sky way. It has many flowers. Evening musical show attracts every one. Helix bridge is another attraction as it is in Human DNA structure. It looks beautiful at night with lights to walk on it. Henderson waves bridge

Tip: How to reach Gardens By The Bay to Marina Bay Sands - After visiting musical show at Gardens By the Bay you can walk to domes of Garden and walk towards Helix bridge and Art science museum to reach Marine Bay Sands and watch laser show at 9 pm. Be western side of building to watch show, opposite side laser light may fall on you.

Photo of Marina Gardens Drive, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore by Gayathri Sharma
Day 2

5. Singapore Zoo

It is Asia's most popular Zoo with many animals including Panda. With combo pack which covers Zoo, river safari, Jurong bird park and night safari one can enjoy all rides in a day.

Photo of Singapore Zoo, Singapore by Gayathri Sharma
Day 3

6. Universal Studios Singapore

It is really a wonderland with all attractions equivalent to studios in US. Many shows,rides to roller coasters and many cartoon characters makes every one happy.

Tips: 1.Buy Tickets from website, To avoid rush better to get express pass and you can do multiple rides. or else better to avoid Sunday and rainy days as all shows get cancelled due to weather conditions.

2. Apply sun screens and carry umbrellas to adjust with hot weather.

Photo of Sentosa Gateway, Universal Studios Singapore, Singapore by Gayathri Sharma

Enjoy night life at Clarke Quay

Day 4

7. China town

It's another cultural place, here every building has Chinese architecture. This place makes us to feel like we are in China. Tasting food and shopping is must do thing here. Also visit Thian Hock Keng temple and Buddha tooth relic temple and museum.

Also read my article about Things to do in China town

8. Little India

In name itself we can find it's Indian community we can see here. Temple to markets, food and culture every thing related to Indian culture we can find here. Visit Sri Srinivasa Perumal temple, Sri Veerama Kali Amman temple, Temple of Thousand lights and do shopping at Mustafa center.

9. Singapore Flyer

It's beautiful attraction of city, that from Flyer cabins we can see city from heights. It revolves slowly in 30 minutes. It's lovely experience at evenings to view city with lights. Kids love this. It's must do things in Singapore.

Day 5

10. Sentosa Island

It is best entertainer in Singapore. Visit Faber peak and in cable car reach Sentosa for Harbor front views. SEA Aquarium is must visit place to observe many water species. Hammer head sharks, Dolphins, jelly fishes, star fishes, Octopus and Stingray. Wax museum, Luge ride, 4D adventure land show, Merlion statue, I fly, Sky walk, enjoy evening in beach and finally watch Wings of time laser show with water at sea side.

Top Things to do in Singapore

1.Night City tour with Duck or cruise

2.Shopping - For shopping creaks visit Orchard Road

3.If you love night life don't miss Clarke Quay.

4.Cable car ride to Santosa Island, I Fly, Siloso beach & SEA Aquarium.

5.Singapore flyer ride and Art Science museum attracts kids.

6.Cover at least one of laser shows a. Marina Bay sands - Spectra show b. Wings of Time show - Sentosa.

7.Evening visit to Marina Bay Sands Sky Park.

8.Gardens By The Bay Light and Music show

9.For animal love Singapore Zoo, River Safari, feed animals and birds.

Photo of Sentosa, Singapore by Gayathri Sharma

10.Visit Changi Airport as it is best airport in the world.

Singapore Guide - 5 days Itinerary

Day - 1

Half day City tour covers most of iconic places in Singapore like Sun Tec city - wealth fountain in Sun tech city, Botanical garden, orchid garden, Merlion park, ride through China town and Little India.

Night tour

Afternoon visit Gardens By The Bay and watch light show. After 5 minutes Walk reach Marine bay sands Sky park for Fabulous views of city and Gardens By The Bay. Watch spectra show at night. Enjoy night river cruise.

Day - 2

Next day have a complete day trip to Singapore Zoo. Take a combo of four which includes Zoo, river safari, Jurong bird park and night safari. Enjoy Lunch with Orangutans and feed animals, birds.

Day - 3

Universal Studio

Avoid going here when it's raining or even lightening, they will stop all rides for safety. After all rides and watching shows you can go shopping in Bugis Street Market, have dinner. don't miss Clarke Quay night Life.

Day - 4

Explore little India, Mustafa shopping mall and China town. Evening visit Singapore flyer you can have brilliant views of city. Then visit Art Science museum, kids love it.

Day - 5

Santosa Island

After visiting Faber park, have cable car ride to Sentosa full day trip, one can enjoy all rides.


1. If you have MRT map it can save you lot of money and time.

2. Smoking is prohibited in public places in Singapore, if you disobey the rule fine up to $500.

3. Shopping lovers must visit Orchard road, Bugis, china town and Mustafa center (Little India)

4. Include free attractions offered in Singapore tour, Marine Bay sands Light and water show, Botanical Gardens

5. If you are vegetarian or need Indian food better to stay at Little India, it's in city center.