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2 weeks in Singapore

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2 weeks in Singapore

Hi there,

My wife and I will be return to UK via Singapore We have a 2-week stay in Singapore. Can anyone suggest some type of itinerary whist in Singapore, we don’t mind travelling out of the country.

Many thanks

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1. Re: 2 weeks in Singapore


u can easily tour around the region and decide what u want to do - culture, history, shopping, dining or arts. Above is a link of the countries in the region that is easily accessible from SIN.

For an overnight trip, Malacca is a good choice. Bintan and Batam are two Indonesian islands u can explore via a 45 mins ferry ride (Bintan is more of an island resort setting while Batam is more for shopping kind of town).

U can go to Pulau Ubin for a glimpse of old SIN


Look at these for flights to the exotic destinations (phuket, bali, etc) :



Also check cebu pacific for cheap flights to the philippines and adamair to Indonesia.

There are just too much around this region so u have to decide what u want to do before choosing the right destination. Btw, it is also very easy nowadays to get flights to China from SIN.

Good Luck

PS. since u r visiting SIN (a very modern city state), I will suggest something exotic and cultural like Bangkok or Cambodia or Vietname or Laos, etc

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2. Re: 2 weeks in Singapore

To go with the obvious, you could check out Malaysia. Easy coach service to Kuala Lumpur and which, quite frankly, is good for a day or two, but Penang and the beaches are supposed to be lovely. I've only gone to KL for a few days - if you like spas, very nice and very inexpensive by Western standards.

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3. Re: 2 weeks in Singapore

Hi Vernon

We stayed in Sing for about 10 days on our last trip then had a few days in Sentosa and then a few days on Bintan. I just replied to another post and said we have been about 7 times now and always find something new to do.

The obvious places to check out are:

Orchard Road

China Town

Little India

Clarke Quay

Sentosa (go cable car)

Bugis Junction/Night Markets

Glutton Bay & Newton Circus(Food)

Kusu Island (Take Bum Boat rather than Cheng Ho cruise)

Bukit Timah or Maquarie Reserve if you want a good nature walk

Raffles for the experience :-))

I could go on.........Enjoy - Mups (ex Geordie)

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4. Re: 2 weeks in Singapore

Welcome to our sunny island, Vernon's! :)

Free yr HEaRT & MiND n go explore Singapore. U guys hv 2 weeks haha! Small as we may be, Sg has alot to attract n experience! ;)

Enjoy! ;D

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