The Lion City: The land of Food courts, massive shopping malls, sophisticated and updated public transport, exciting nightlife, great shopping, â€˜ Merlionsâ€™ and mah-jongg, diverse cultures and religions, and orderly way of life, Singapore.
Why Go: Singapore offers you the unique opportunity to indulge in world class adventures, some wild animal encounters, nature experiences and pulsating nightlife from the comfort of one of the worldâ€™s most well ordered cities
Location: Singapore is a 646 sq km island located at the tip of the Malaysian peninsula. The island measures 42km (26 miles) east to west and 23km (14 miles) north to south.
The best months to visit: Anytime. November to February and December to August
Climate: average temperature is between 25 degrees Celsius and 31 degrees Celsius. Thunderstorms occur on 40% of all days. Relative humidity is in the range of 70% â€“ 80%. April is the warmest month, January is the coolest month and November is the wettest month.
Must See Sightseeing: Singapore Flyer, Singapore at Night with Dinner, Night Safari, Sentosa Island Tour, and Jurong Bird Park, Singapore Zoo
Religion: Buddhist, Muslim, Christian, Taoist, Hindu
Language: English is widely spoken. A Chinese dialect is spoken by elder generation, Arabic and Tamil are more common.
Time Difference: (+) 02hrs 15 min, (GMT +8)
Currency: Singapore Dollar (SGD $); 1 USD = approx. 1.255 SGD (Note: Currency keeps on fluctuating).
Credit Cards: All major credit cards are widely accepted in Singapore
Banking Hours: 8.30 AM – 4.30 PM (Monday to Friday); 8.30 AM – 1.00 PM (Saturday)
Electricity: 220/240 volts AC, 50Hz. Plug fittings of the 3-pin square type are in use. Many hotels have 110-volt outlets
Visas: On arrival for Nepali Passport Holder.
Preferable airlines: Silk Air, Thai Airways.
Day 1:Arrive at Singapore International Airport, on arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. You will have a leisure time in the afternoon on your arrival in Singapore. Stay overnight at the hotel in Singapore.
Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for a city tour of Singapore – an orientation tour that begins with a drive around the Civic District, the Cricket Club and the historic Parliament House, Supreme Court and City Hall. Stop at the Merlion Park for a great view of The Marina Bay and avail a picture-taking opportu
nity with The Merlio. Your Singapore tour package then takes you for a visit of the Thian Hock Keng Temple, one of the oldest Buddhist-Taoist temples on the island, before driving past Chinatown to a local handicraft centre. The final stop is at Little India. In the afternoon proceed for Sentosa Tour; Sentosa is an island of peace and tranquility. Experience one wayÂ cable carÂ to get in to the Sentosa Island, start your visit fromÂ ‘Images of Singapore’, where youâ€™ll embark on a journey to experience the colorful culture and vibrant heritage of Singapore, re-told through life-size figures, animatronics and special effects. Experience a whole different world beneath the seas atÂ Underwater WorldÂ and theÂ Dolphin Lagoon, where you can watch the adorable pink dolphins perform their natural antics such as spy-hop, tail-flapping and vocalization. End the tour with the spectacular Musical Fountains ShowÂ â€œSong of the Seaâ€.Â Return to your hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 3:Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for a full day tour toÂ Universal Studios, with seven themed zones, including The Lost World, Hollywood Boulevard and Egypt. Universal Studios Singapore is an adrenaline-charged excursion that will fill an entire day. Singapore’s only movie-theme park features many rides and attractions, including a pair of dueling coasters, exciting loops, sudden turns, breathtaking drops and thrilling near-collisions will make you scream your heart out. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel. Leisure day for you to explore on your own or you may take anÂ optional tour to Jurong Bird Park. Jurong Bird Park is Asiaâ€™s largest bird park, offering a 20.2-hectare hillside haven for more than 5,000 birds over 380 species. Jurong Bird Park is home to the worldâ€™s largest walk-in lory flight aviary at 3,000 square metres and over 9 stories high.Â Featuring 15 colorful lory species, this exhibit is a favourite amongst guests who get to feed the gregarious Lories a nectar mix while observing them up close. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel, check out from the hotel you will be transferred to airport to board your flight departing back home town or onward destinations with sweet memories of Singapore.
Suggested Airlines: (Approx: Flying Time: 03 hrs 30 minutes: Directly from Kathmandu to Bangkok)
Day 1: Arrive at Singapore: On arrival in Singapore airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. You will have a leisure time in the afternoon on your arrival in Singapore. Â Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: After breakfast next day, proceed for a city tour of Singapore – an orientation tour that begins with a drive around the Civic District, the Cricket Club and the historic Parliament House, Supreme Court and City Hall. Stop at the Merlion Park for a great view of The Marina Bay and avail a picture-taking opportunity with The Merlio. Your Singapore tour package then takes you for a visit of the Thian Hock Keng Temple, one of the oldest Buddhist-Taoist temples on the island, before driving past Chinatown to a local handicraft centre. The final stop is at Little India. Spend the remaining part of your day at leisure or take any optional tours. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: After breakfast at the hotel, leisure time to explore Singapore on your own or try on optional tours. Stay overnight at the hotel..
Day 4:After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to home town or onward destination.
Suggested Airlines:(Approx: Flying Time: 03 hrs 30 minutes: Directly from Kathmandu to Bangkok)
On Arrival to Nepali Passport Holder: CHECKLIST FOR SINGAPORE VISA:
1. Original Passport required with 06 months validity (for the period of intended stay)
2. Nationals of Nepal can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.
3. Visitors are required to hold proof of sufficient funds toÂ cover their stay (min. of USD 100.-, per day), confirmed
4. Hotel reservation and documents required for their nextÂ destination.
5. Warning: visitors not holding return/onward tickets could be refused