Singapore: a cultural crossroads in Southeast Asia

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A visionary and cosmopolitan country

An archipelago made up of a main island and around sixty islets, Singapore boasts multiple geographic and tourist attractions. The capital of this small Asian country welcomes travelers in structures that are both authentic and luxurious. Visiting this country, populated by many ethnic groups with overflowing ambitions, allows you to live unique experiences, both cultural and culinary.



What to see and do in Singapore?

At the heart of the modern city in perpetual evolution, the attractions of Singapore are numerous. The two casinos, the Marina Bay Sands complex, the Universal Studios theme park or the spectacular Gardens by the Bay make this small city a world tourist center. Do not hesitate to go to Merlion Park where the emblems of Singapore stand out and to Gogreen Segway Eco Adventure, to enjoy one of the most beautiful beaches in the country!



Prestigious hotels and great restaurants

The 5-star suites generally offer gourmet restaurants, specializing in Indian or Singaporean cuisine. On the menu, fish curry, Rojak (vegetable salad) and Satay (meat skewers) dare the mixture of spices and flavors. Before catching their return flight, many stop for an afternoon shopping on Orchard Road, Little India or Chinatown.

Pratical information

Area: 647,8 km2.
Capital city : Singapore.
Population: 5 inhabitants.
Official language : Malay.
Change : Singapore dollar. The exchange rate is equal to 0,59049; 100 SGD = 59,05 euros.
health: no vaccine is recommended.



Useful address
Singapore Tourism Board – 1 Orchard Spring Lane, Singapore 247729
Tel : + 65 6736 2000 – www.yoursingapore.com.



Climate
The climate is equatorial, humid and hot all year round. Rainfall is abundant, especially from October to January, during the northeast monsoon. The best time to stay in this country is from May to September during the southwest monsoon. Average maximum temperatures: from 30 ° C to 31 ° C, whatever the period.




formalities
For European nationals, a visa, a passport valid for 6 months and a return or onward ticket are required.


Safety
The delinquency rate is low, but, as elsewhere, some caution is required.

To get to Singapore
From France, a flight with stopover is scheduled from Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport to Changi airport. Use our comparison engine to find cheap flights to Singapore.

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