When visiting the island of Singapore, the leisure traveler immediately begins to think of shopping. Singapore is truly a shopper’s paradise, and hence it offers a lot to travelers. Beyond the shopping, there are many other things that country offers you as well.
The Singapore Botanic Gardens is place rich with flora and offering you a calm and soothing atmosphere. So, you spend time with your spouse, family or with friends. A rich green three hectares site is home to more than 1000 species of orchids and 2000 hybrids of Orchids. In addition to general garden, it also features numerous botanically related venues such as Ginger Garden and Evolution Garden in addition to three beautiful lakes.
Another excellent place is the Singapore Zoo. Inside zoo, you can walk around the tropical rainforests to view the different species of animals. The zoo is also home to acrobatic apes, orangutans, python, white rhinos, zebras, giraffes, meerkats, lions, elephants, white tigers and even polar bears. There are several types of rides within the premises including trams, horse carriage and other animal rides. With such wonderful sight of animals and other lot of things offered here, visitors won’t get disappointed.
Beyond natural attractions, there is another thing that you should not miss is the Singapore Ferries Wheel, a world’s largest Observation wheel. This wheel built with cutting edge technology, the wheel standing at a height of 165m from the ground. Through Observation wheel, visitors can see stunning views of Marina Bay, the City of Singapore and beyond. Singapore ferries wheel have got a wide range of dining options as well, that allows you to eat with family and friends while soaking in the magnificent view.
Another destination you should not miss in Singapore is Marina Bay Sands. Marina Bay Sands Hotel consists of three unique hotel towers crowned by the magnificent Sands SkyPark. Since, it has got over 2,500 rooms and suites, Marina Bay Sands Hotel is the biggest hotel in Singapore. It has many playing clubs mostly based on horse betting games. Fitness clubs and gym facilities also available here. Skypark acts as a great Observation deck to get the spectacular view of the whole city.
Thus, when you are in Singapore to do shopping, you will get many interesting things to discover in the city beyond shopping. Explore the city and enjoy the beauty of Singapore.