If there is one word that best captures Singapore, it is "unique". A dynamic city rich in contrast and colour, you'll find a harmonious blend of culture, cuisine, arts and architecture here. Brimming with unbridled energy, this little dynamo in Southeast Asia embodies the finest of both East and West.
Located at one of the crossroads of the world, Singapore's strategic position has helped it grow into a major centre for trade, communications and tourism. Its geographical location is 136.8 km north of the equator, between latitudes 103 degrees 38' E and 104 degrees 06' E.
Thereís just so much to see and do. For art aficionados, there are museums and galleries to visit, while history buffs can explore history museums and heritage centres. Party animals can revel in a colourful nightlife scene, nature lovers can immerse in the many rainforests and gardens available, and sports enthusiasts can look forward to sporting action. And the whole family can spend time together at theme parks. Please visit our website to find out about what you can do and see in Singapore. You can also experience the interactive virtual tour to discover more of Singapore.
A Vibrant Garden City and Science & Technology Hub
Singapore is a vibrant garden city that uniquely combines the charms of the East and the West. It is well known for its first-world facilities, safety and efficiency, great shopping and glorious food. Since 2010, it houses two multi-billion-dollar integrated resorts. Moreover, Singaporeís long term aim is to be among the most research intensive, innovative and entrepreneurial economies. To achieve this goal, the city-nationís government has committed S$16.1 Billions for the next 5 years. This has helped to attract many world-class researchers to Singapore in the recent years.