National Orchid Garden
Your Escape suggests:
Extend your stay in a beach resort in Thailand or Bali.
Singapore may be know by it´s skyscrapers, but it will surprise you with tropical secret gardens, natural treasures, gourmet markets and cultural highlights. Singapore is a city, an island and a state. It has big numbers, as 300 parks and 63 islands. Singapore is also a place to shop till you drop. And what is the best thing after a great shopping? To enjoy the fantastic gastronomy of this unique edge of Asia. There is nothing left, but enjoy unlimited.
Your Escape Itinerary Suggestion
Day 1 SINGAPORE
Upon arrival at Changi Airport in Singapore meet your driver and take over your keys in your selected hotel. Breathe in the city and relax. Maybe make a welcome drink at 1Altitude and have an overview from Singapore´s tallest building on the famous cityscape before you go for dinner.
Day 2 SINGAPORE
Enjoy Singapore essential city tour today. Starting to discover the city from the Civic District, passing by the Padang, Cricket Club, the historic Palace of the Parliament, the Supreme Court and City Hall. After that, you will make a stop at the Merlion Park, where you can enjoy beautiful views of Marina Bay. Do not miss this opportunity to take pictures with the Merlion, a mythological creature that is the destination 'lion, half' fish, and and 'the symbol of Singapore. They will love to speak about the nice history behind the symbol. Visit the Thian Hock Keng Temple, one of the oldest Buddhist-Taoist temples in Singapore, before heading to Chinatown. You proceed to the "National Orchid Garden", located within the Botanical Gardens Singapor, which boasts a sprawling display of 60,000 orchid plants. Your last stop will be 'in Little India, where you will be greeted by the smell of incense, jasmine and spices. On the later afternoon we suggest to see some shopping sites. Later we may suggest you to have a dinner in the Gastrosmiths, a curly international eatery with japanese, italian, spanish and canadian cross over tastes.
Day 3 SINGAPORE
Leave your hotel with your private guide to discover a world of wonders to the winners Gardens by the Bay. The gardens opened in 2012 which have an area of 101 hectares and are the green lungs of the Marina Bay business district, the most famous bay of Singapore. You will enter in the gardens and walking inside to admire the wonders of the Flower Dome, which has 9 different gardens from 6 different continents In here you can ammirre particular plants such as the baobab trees, olive groves, and a specific area for succulents. Inside the Cloud Forest, one can encounter in a rain forest at 2,000 meters above sea level with a lot of artificial waterfalls. The immense green area is also home to two very special attractions: the Heritage Gardens and the Word of Plants.La first is represented by a collection of four themed gardens: Chinese, Indian, Malay and colonial. The aim is to highlight the contribution that the various ethnic groups have contributed, through their history and culture, at the Singapore education. The Word of Plants represents a multi-sensory teaching approach designed to knowledge of the biology and the development of several types of fungi and plants. Many, many more surprises kept in these gardens! Have a lazy lunch in a local restaurant. If you did not see enough from Singapore skyline, then jump up on the Singapore Flyer, the world's largest Ferris wheel (outside the US). There you can enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Marina Bay, Singapore and the islands of Filipppine.
3 nights/4 days