Singapore is the land of celebrations; and Christmas is one of the major festivals celebrated in the city with great zeal and enthusiasm. Read on to know about top five exciting spots to make the most of Christmas celebrations in Singapore.
A shopping paradise with the city’s largest church, St. Andrew’s Cathedral, Orchard Road witnesses huge crowds during the Christmas. Tourists from across the globe pay a visit to the church and explore this shopping haven dazzling with bright lights. While the church is a sight to behold, the shops in the market delight visitors with a number of specialist stores, fashion favourites and loads of entertainment. A long evening walk through the street decorated with stunning Christmas displays is a wonderful treat for the travellers.
Gardens by the Bay
A place to experience a traditional English Christmas, Gardens by the Bay is one of Singapore’s busiest spots during the festival. It amazes visitors with its annual event, Christmas Wonderland, a grand yuletide fair with a number of festive performances and activities, a display of bright lights and Christmas markets in the outdoors. This place is perhaps the best place to witness Christmas highlights in the city.
S.E.A. Aquarium at Resorts World Sentosa
Offering a unique underwater Christmas holiday experience, S.E.A. Aquarium at Resorts World Sentosa is an amazing place to explore. With over 100,000 marine animals of more than 1,000 species, the aquarium ensures the best marine life experience in the city. During the festival of Christmas, visitors can take delight in the true Christmas cheer brought by Scuba Santa and can be part of a special Fishmas feeding session by diving into the aquarium.
Universal Studios is one of the major attractions of the city. Christmas is one big celebration here at the theme park; a 15-metre tall Christmas Tree House and a spectacular firework display are top highlights here. A new Santa’s workshop, exuberant musical performances and multimedia lights show are other delights to discover. Make your way to the park this Christmas and create memories while enjoying the holiday decorations and the holiday treats.
Singapore is a shoppers’ paradise and Christmas is the time when all the shopping malls in the city celebrate the true holiday cheer. Most shopping malls in the city organise a number of fun events and special parties for the visitors. You can avail huge discounts all throughout the Christmas week. Paragon, VivoCity, ION Orchard and Raffles City are some of the best shopping centres to explore during the festive season.