Top 6 Free Things to do in Singapore


With endless things to see and do, Singapore is a tourist's paradise. From shopping to dining and world-class theme parks, you can keep yourself busy for days. However, there's also a multitude of activities you can do in Singapore without breaking the bank. Read on for our top picks!

Gardens by the Bay
Stroll the open-air landscape, exploring the themed gardens, wetlands and lakes, keeping an eye-open for the many art sculptures. Be sure not to miss the free evening Garden Rhapsody, held twice nightly, dazzling viewers with a light and sound show in the Supertree Grove.

Singapore Botanical Gardens
A lush tropical oasis in the centre of the city, Singapore’s Botanic Gardens are the perfect spot for a picnic or a quiet escape from the hustle and bustle of the city streets. Located a short walk from the Orchard Road shopping district, get your walking shoes on and explore this historic garden, which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Haji Lane
A hidden gem in the Kampong Glam district, Haji Lane is an Instagram hotspot, known for its many shopfronts dotted with vibrant street art. This colourful laneway offers boutique shopping and eateries - plus hole-in-the-wall takeaway joints – and is a must-visit while in the area.

Explore the varied and marvellous examples of modern and historic building design throughout Singapore, from Colonial to distinctive Art Deco. Some of the most iconic include Marina Bay Sands and Raffles Hotel while the old-style shophouses and many places of worship draw sightseers.


Bugis Street Market
Popular with tourists and locals alike, Bugis Street Market is a sprawling shopping precinct. With over 800 stalls, it’s the biggest market in Singapore. Here you’ll find souvenirs, accessories, clothing, electronics and tasty bites of takeaway food, from satay to fresh juices.

Hiking at MacRitchie Reservoir Park
Experience panoramic views of the rainforest on a tree top walk along a 250-metre-long freestanding suspension bridge. See the canopy from up high with sprawling views of Singapore when you tackle this scenic seven kilometre roundtrip.

Fancy a Singapore escape? Contact BKB Holidays on 1300 357 057  or to discuss your travel plans with an expert and help plan your next holiday to this incredible city.