Admire the eclectic mix of traditional, colonial and futuristic designs that encompass Singapore. Fly with Qatar Airways, award-winning hospitality and a 5-star service await you onboard.
Singapore's colonial era is apparent when you explore the Colonial Corinthian-columned Supreme Court, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall and the National History Museum of Singapore. Indulge in high tea as you soak up the vast view of the city skyline from the 70th floor in the Swissotel The Stamford hotel.
Investigate the Buddha Tooth Relic Temples and Hindu Shrines in Singapore's bustling Chinatown and coconut curries served on banana leaves in Little India. Take in the renowned Singapore Zoo and exquisite Jurong Bird Park.
Shopping in Singapore is vast and varied; be dazzled by the wall to wall ultra modern shopping malls that line Orchard Road; selling the latest electronics and technology. For designer labels and high end fashion visit Takashimaya Department Store or for tailored dresses, shirts and intricate designed cushion covers head to Haji Lane in the Arab Quarter.
At night be transported to China at the Chinatown street market where stalls are crammed in selling Chinese calligraphy and traditional cheongsam dresses, illuminated by red chinese lantens lining the streets.
At sunset view the dazzling lights of Singapore's skyline from one of the various rooftop terraces that line the waterfront at Clarke Quay; home to live music venues and restaurants. For a traditional dining experience visit Lau Pa Sat hawker court with its myriad of stalls serving local cuisines.
For outdoor recreation and leisure visit Resorts World Sentosa with Universal Studios, the worlds larges oceaniarium; Marine Life Park and hotels. At 9pm head to the waterfront for an spectacular light and fountain display called Crane Dance; its a choreographed light, water and sound show.
Currency: Singapore Dollar (SGD)
Voltage: 220 V 50 Hz
Plugs: I (3 flat pin)
Timezone: GMT + 8 hour
International dialing code: +65
Distance from Doha: 6,196 km
Flight time: 7 hours 35 minutes