A typically sunny destination, don't leave home without sunscreen and a hat. Located just a short distance away from the Singapore Botanic Gardens, a 163-year-old tropical garden, it's a good idea to pack some comfortable walking shoes for a morning stroll in this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Get to world-class shopping at Orchard Road, with major malls carrying international and local brands.
1.99 MI/ 3.2 KM away
The Singapore Botanic Gardens is a 162-year-old tropical garden located at the fringe of the Orchard Road shopping district in Singapore. It is one of three gardens, and the only tropical garden, to be honoured as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Step out right into Singapore's most famous shopping precinct. Littered with malls and brands from across the globe, shop and dine to your heart's content. Start your retail journey at TANGS, Singapore's oldest department store featuring an iconic jade-green pagoda-esque roof and make your way to ION Orchard, known for its futuristic exterior. If designer labels are up your alley, visit Paragon, home to luxury brands and end your day off at Design Orchard, an incubation space for local brands.