Singapore for Honeymooners
Probably the most organised and orderly city in all of Asia, Singapore has a good reputation among travellers. To top it all, the island city state also has a well-connected transportation system, which makes getting around the city very convenient. And while we all look for the most beautiful places and exciting activities for honeymoon adventure, these are the most overlooked things, despite being the most important. Singapore is one amongst the very destinations in the world that packs everything from fascinating attractions to thrilling adventure and even great amenities that make your trip truly worthwhile.
Being a popular honeymoon destination, Singapore, without a doubt, boasts of numerous kinds of accommodation. So, whether you are looking for cosy bed and breakfasts, extravagant 7-star hotels, lavish 5-stars or deluxe resorts, Singapore has an excellent mix of hotels for honeymooners with different tastes and budget. And since there are numerous hotels catering to honeymooners, it is not very difficult to choose one. But you must consider the activities and attractions first so that you can choose your base as per your preferences.
Take romantic walks
The city is replete with numerous beautiful places, which can be best explored on walking trails on your Singapore honeymoon. Keeping your special someone close by, you can get close to nature at the TreeTop Walk. In this place you can get the sense adventure amid the most beautiful surroundings. With your beloved, walk on a free-standing suspension bridge that connects two of the highest points in Singapore – Bukit Kalang and Bukit Peirce, in MacRitchie. Located on outskirts of the Singapore City, this place is bestowed with scenic beauty and is home to various kinds of wild animals.
Savour the local cuisine
The cosmopolitan character of Singapore boasts of some of the finest dining options in the city where you can dig into the delectable cuisine it has to offer. From the delicious Bak chang (glutinous rice dumplings) and claypot chicken rice to Lor mee (Hokkien noodles) and Chai tow kway (carrot cake), Singapore has an extensive menu of delectable food. While delectable food is served at every restaurant, it is the setting that counts most. Some restaurant in Singapore have idyllic settings oozing out romance and sophistication. For a romantic meal, visit Au Jardin Les Amis famed for its French cuisine, Sky on 57 offering various cuisine with mesmerising vistas, Songs of India that is renowned for Indian fare and Brasserie Les Saveurs, which is so romantic.
Indulge in retail therapy
Singapore is a popular shopping destination and a vacation in Singapore is not complete without shopping, even if it is your honeymoon. And who is to say anyways that you are not supposed to shop on your honeymoon. Shopaholics beg to differ. So grab your shoes and head for some retail therapy. Head to the old streets of Chinatown or the bustling parts of Little India and even Arab Streets. All these places are lined with numerous shops offering abundant items at great prices. Another plus of shopping in these places is that you can also feast on the yummy street food offered at the shopping streets. And if you are into buying branded stuff, Singapore will not disappoint you. Just visit the Westernised Orchard Road and the ample malls stuffed with numerous international brand names. Explore the options at Paragon, Suntec City, Bugis Junction, Far East Plaza, Marina Square and lots more. Bring home plenty of souvenirs, reminding you of your first vacation together as husband and wife.
Get pampered together
What better relaxation than a soothing massage therapy at a lavish spa. And nothing beats the fun of enjoying a spa session together. Moreover, Singapore is one of the best places in Asia to indulge in a couples’ spa massage. With its several award winning facilities for couples spas, the city offers great relaxation to your body, mind and senses. ESPA Sentosa at Resort World Sentosa is the best place to get an authentic Turkish Hammam. Spa Park Asia in Grand Park City Hall offers great traditional hot massages, ‘It’s all About Me!’ is renowned for customised massage therapies and Willow Stream Spa gives the best detox massage, the speciality of St.George Spa is aromatherapy, while Auriga Spa is a well-known spa for couples across Singapore. So, go ahead and get pampered by the pros on your honeymoon in Singapore.
Get some beachside relaxation
An island city state, Singapore is home to some really gorgeous beaches, only a few though. And lazing on the beach, strolling along the coastline and having a beachside candle-lit dinner are the romantic things that make a honeymoon more incredible than you can ever imagine. Hop on a boat from the Marina South Pier and visit the John’s Island, a 15-minutes ride away from the southernmost part of Singapore. This remote island in Singapore is replete with lush forests and sandy beaches. Pack a picnic to this enchanting island, you can also go for a swim together or on dolphin-sightseeing tour on your romantic.