Singapore is one of the best family friendly destination for tourists from all over the world. Great family activities and attractions are strongly complemented by a well-organized clean city with an excellent public transport system. Renowned cuisines serve for delicious diet and English is spoken like a prime language. So, beside sight-seeing, adventure and thrills of the tour – family life here is easy and friendly. I am going to give you a sense of the best seven from the unlimited list of family activities available in Singapore.
1. Visit the Marina Bay
There are two main attractions at the Marina Bay, Gardens by the Bay and Singapore Flyer. Gardens by the Bay may be said as a futuristic garden due to the fantastic arrangements of its vertical gardens, nice children’s garden, and big domed conservatories. Flower dome and cloud forest are strong contestant for the best attraction here.
Singapore Flyer is the world’s second largest observation wheel with a height of 165 meters. Specifically, after the sunset when the city lights are on – the flyer offers an unmatched scenic view of cool Singapore.
2. Revel in Universal Studios Singapore
Universal Studios Singapore is comprised of seven different themed areas all full of rides and shows designed in relation to major movie hits. Hollywood Boulevard, Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe will make you feel walking in the States. Sci-Fi city is home to world’s tallest intertwined pair of roller coasters. The Ancient Egypt is amazingly thrilling with the ‘Revenge of the Mummy’ ride. The Lost World features Jurassic Park and Waterworld. Shrek fans have their area as well, and the much loved and liked Madagascar will complete the family day.
3. See Singapore Discovery Center
An interactive science museum, an art gallery and outdoor play area together comprise Singapore Discovery Center. Easy to grasp interactive scientific displays will keep your kids happy and excited, while there are enough to make the adults feel jolly. History of Singapore and its people and culture are best presented here at the first section. TV reporting, preventing disaster or commanding in a battle – computer aided simulations are all exciting. Pedal boats on the lake offer great family event too.
4. Tour Orchard Road
Extensive shopping opportunities, cinemas are complementing the main attraction here – Singapore Botanic Garden. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is full of different family attractions out in the woods. National Orchid Garden is the world’s largest orchid display. Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden is an interactive kids zone that helps children understand how plants contribute to our life through play and sports.
5. Go for An Adventurous Singapore Night Safari
The Night Safari in Singapore is an awesome family event. 2500 nocturnals covering almost 130 species will be awaiting you to find them in the dark. Seven geographical regions of the world are toured in journey by tram supplemented by tribal performances. Aviaries, walking trails and live shows are extended parts of the safari. The River Safari is dedicated to the marine life and world’s famous rivers like Mississippi, the Ganges, the Amazon etc. are amongst the ten rivers featured here.
6. Enjoy the Water Parks
Wild Wild Wet Singapore is a popular water park offering an activity filled day in water. Some thrilling adrenaline-filled slides are mixed with calm flumes and pools to accommodate the full family. Ular-Lah – the first white water raft slide in this part of the world is the most favorite for visitors. Shiok River will float the family through a quiet and calm stream. Side Up, Torpedo are more adventurous rides here. Adventure Cove Waterpark is in the Sentosa Island. Water play area for kids, wave pool and water slides, watery obstacle course and snorkeling makes enough for family time. Also, the Dolphin Island Marine Life Park allows you and kids to play with dolphins and time with sting rays could be great too.
7. Cruise at the Quay
A great family fun in Singapore is taking a bumboat cruise to roam in the Singapore River. The most popular option is the forty minutes cruising aided with commentaries both audio and video. Marina Bay, Boat Quay, Clark Quay can be among the line you cruise with the family. The city’s view from the water, leaning vertical gardens and flower dome on the shore at the Bay could be enough to color your special family occasion as a glowing memory.
Singapore is one of the finest travel destinations to visit for any kind of traveler. Many travelers just fall in love with Singapore and decide to live as an expat in Singapore. You can even earn a very handsome living as a tuition teacher in Singapore. You can teach any subject you want to teach. That’s why Singapore is one of the most renowned multi-cultural cities on Earth.