Singapore is a mind-blowing country with awe-inspiring landscapes and attractions. In short, we are saying it is an Instagram-worthy destination. Find out what we mean by that.
The popularity of and love for Instagram is interminable. Had a run in the morning, or had the most delectable breakfast, or wore your favourite dress, Instagram knows it all, right? The situation is such, that if you don’t post your vacation on Instagram, people won’t believe you were there. Considering this growing trend of uploading a picture, waiting for likes and counting the followers, Singapore has some rich-looking places. It has picturesque landscapes, green spaces, street arts, iconic buildings, and major landmarks making it an exciting city that gives you tons of opportunity to showcase your photography skills.
Here are top Instagrammable places in Singapore that have received millions of thumbs up and will brighten up your stories and timeline like no other-
Gardens by the Bay
Address: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
The name says it all- it is a futuristic and huge park located near the bay. Wherever Singapore is mentioned, you might have seen the Supertree Groves made out of metal rising up in the sky with its open arms. Spread over 250 acres, Gardens by the bay is a jaw-dropping attraction, dominated by these steel-framed trees. A skywalk is designed at 25 metres above the ground through the pink-shade groves, from where you can capture some splendid views around. 200 different species of plants and flowers upgrade the ambience and make it look enchanting. The shell-shaped Greenhouse is recreating the spot with its dynamic look, and through a lift, you are taken into the mist overlooking the walls of plants and orchids.
Address: 21A Haji Lane | 21A Haji Lane, Singapore 189214
If funky murals, unique arts and vibrant boutiques interest you, this is a heaven for you. You got to do nothing, just stroll aimlessly onto this narrow, colourful street and you are going to fall for every corner of it. There are countless shophouses, cafes and hive of activity going on. So, getting a picture can be a hustle, but clicking every one of them is worth it. There are an array of restaurants, watering holes, cafes and shops lined up in the hipster style to give you a treat for the day. This lane comes alive and gorgeous at night. Hence, go take a photo or ten of them with a rainbow of colours in the background.
House of Tan Teng Niah
Address: 37 Kerbau Rd, Singapore 219168
Need a shot that rakes in the likes? Well, besides the Haji lane and houses in Rochor Centre, this place pops up a range of colours. Built in 1900, this is one of the last Chinese villas left in Little India. It is an interesting experience of culture and heritage. Besides the Chinese architectural designs, there are bold Chinese characters drawn on the main door. It is sharp, artistic and glam as if you would want to pack the building and bring it home with you. At walking distance find various other things from temples to alfresco dining options.
Address: 30 Raffles Ave, Singapore 039803
A giant Ferris wheel that is the background of millions of selfies with Singapore travel hashtags is the Singapore Flyer. It brings you 165 meters above the ground to take you near the sky but still closer to the land. As you ride, rotate and reach the top you will be mesmerised by the stunning views of the Singapore harbour and skyline. The cascading water, streams and river unite to offer you a photograph that is going to hit maximum likes. If height intrigues you, do not worry because there are amazing angles to still take your picture from the ground level. Roam around and explore the nearby shops, restaurants and facilities.
Art Science Museum
Address: 6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974
It’s time to seize creativity in your mobiles. It is a master blend of art and science. Unlike the typical museums, this is all about the future and technology. Set in the quaint Marina Bay Sands, this museum has pushed boundaries with its eye-catching design and world-class touring exhibition. It can’t be your go-to photo stop, but it’s an absolute Instagrammable place.
Address: Linking between Marina Bay and Marina Centre, Singapore 038981
A known pedestrian bridge that connects Marina Centre with Marina South is the Helix Bridge. Why would someone snap a picture on the bridge? Well, it is the world’s first curved bridge. Resembling a DNA structure, it is a 3.5 km loop and 280-metre bridge, that has strategically set five observation platforms providing an incredible 360-degree outlook of the Singapore skyline and different events running within Marina Bay. The multi-coloured Led installed on the helix structures creates a dynamic membrane of night and light, which unfurls ideas for sensational photographs.
Bukit Timah Railway Station
Address: 1 Bukit Timah Railway Station, Singapore 599938
Want to see an interesting and rustic spot for your photo shoot? Head towards the conserved yet public building Bukit Timah Railway Station. The colonial architecture and iron bridge make you go centuries back- a feeling of nostalgia, in spite of the fact that the place is in the middle of such a sprawling city. The tourists can pose around willingly and hassle-free as there is no stress or fear of the oncoming trains. You can stand, sit and lay under the bridge, surrounded by the nature promising a beautiful picture.
Holiday Inn Express Clarke Quay
Address: 2 Magazine Rd, Singapore 059573
A hotel that can give you a rooftop view while swimming just like the Marin Bay Sands but without digging a hole in the wallet, is this Holiday Inn Express Clarke Quay. It soon became the most Instagram worthy hotel in Singapore and has top-notch services. Thanks to its location in Marina Bay, that you can explore the cool bars and restaurants too.
Masjid Sultan Mosque
Address: 3 Muscat St, Singapore 198833
Walk a pace from the Haji Lane and you will be a witness to the masterpiece Masjid Sultan. Dated back to 1824, this mosque is loved by both tourists and locals alike. Not just you will aww at its golden dome, marvellous exterior but even the pedestrian lane that takes you till the destination has magnetising neighbours. It is outlined by pretty, tall palm trees and small eateries and shop helping your photo to get viral.