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Top Attractions In Singapore For Free

Singapore is a lively and vibrant country/city that’s full of incredible things to see and do.

The city is a modern-day paradise full of huge shopping malls, delicious cuisines and so much culture.

While it might not be the most historic city in the world, Singapore has something unique and different to offer than most other places in the world.

If you’re looking for the 10 best free attractions in Singapore, as well as the top paid attractions in Singapore, check out our extensive guides below!

Free Attractions in Singapore

Top Rated Singapore Attractions

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Marina Bay Sands

What you need to know:

Situated within the heart of Marina Bay, the Marina Bay Sands hotel is a pinnacle landmark and hotel within the city centre of Singapore.

Known as one of the most unique and luxury hotels in the world, Marina Bay Sands is home to a plethora of things to do.

If you can’t afford to fork out the hefty cost of staying at the hotel, you can still enjoy heading to the top of the...

Singapore Bike Adventure around Pulau Ubin

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  • Take this thrilling adventure tour on wheels through the downtown Singapore on Pulau Ubin, a small, tranquil island off Singapore's northeast shore.
  • Ride through Ubin and explore the lesser explored scenic sights and landmarks in...
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Free

Gardens by the Bay

What you need to know:

Gardens by the Bay is arguably one of the most famous free tourist attractions in Singapore.

Located within the Supertree Grove, you can wander around the 18 towering trees that are covered in beautiful flowers and light up spectacularly at night.

While you do have to pay for some things inside Gardens by the Bay such as the canopy walk, the Cloud Forest and Flower Dome attractions,...

Lion City Bike Tour of Singapore

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  • Join us as we take you on a relaxed bike tour where as you will be riding through the beautiful city, you will be able to interact with your surroundings much more on the bike.
  • Go beyond the usual tourist spots which bus and walking...
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Free

Southern Ridges

What you need to know:

Singapore’s Southern Ridges is a 10-kilometre long trail that snakes through various paths, tree walks and parks along the Southern Ridge of Singapore.

It’s an awesome free attraction in Singapore if you’re a big fan of nature, wildlife and hiking.

However, it might be a bit of a strenuous activity for children so it’s probably best to do this activity if...

Historical Singapore Bike Tour

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  • Discover the real beauty of Singapore on this Historical Singapore route.
  • Check out a residential town, eat like a Singaporean and have local snacks and drinks at a local "coffeeshop".
  • Visit historically important landmarks,...
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Free

Merlion Park

What you need to know:

Merlion Park is a beautiful area of the city that resides right along the waterfront next to Marina Bay.

The park is famed for its 8.6-metre tall Merlion statue which is half-fish and half-lion.

The statue symbolises the beginnings of Singapore when it was a mere fishing village and the Merlion is now a recognised symbol of the city.

Merlion Park is a lovely place to hang...

Small-Group Singapore Highlights Bike Tour

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  • Get a chance to hop aboard two wheels and take in all the iconic sites of Singapore on this ultimate introduction to the city.
  • A Singapore bike tour that shows you the best of the city's sights, all aboard a two-wheeler. Zip through...
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Free

Botanic Gardens

What you need to know:

The 160-year-old tropical garden is located nearby to Orchard Road which is a famous shopping district within Singapore.

The Botanic Gardens are actually a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and one of the only few gardens in the world to be awarded this title.

Inside the gardens you’ll find a vast array of beautiful and exotic flowers and plants, as well as numerous paths lined with...

SMALL GROUP: Batam Day Trip with Ferry, 1-hr Massage, Shopping and Seafood Lunch

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  • Join us on a sightseeing and shopping tour which is perfect if you are on a budget and also want to experience the taste of a developing Indonesian city
  • This tour has a lot to offer like a ride on a high-speed ferry, a 4-course...
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Free

Arab Street

What you need to know:

Arab Street is actually more of a neighbourhood than a street in the city of Singapore and is one of the liveliest and thriving areas of the city.

Home to incredible street art, a plethora of bars and quirky eateries, as well as numerous temples and mosques, Arab Street really is the place to be in Singapore.

You could easily spend a whole afternoon hanging out in Arab Street and if...

Discover Sentosa & More - Cable Car, SEA Aquarium, Wings of Time and more

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  • Have a fun filled experience on Sentosa Island, the island of peace and tranquillity
  • Offers historical trivia that entertains you with the tales of pirates and their hide-outs
  • Get to know how Pulau Blakang Mati was renamed...
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Free

Chinatown

What you need to know:

This exotic and lively neighbourhood in Singapore is an excellent place to visit while in the city if you want to experience some truly incredible cultures and cuisines.

Chinatown is home to many great restaurants and street food stalls, as well as numerous temples such as the Buddha Tooth Relic temple and the Sri Mariamman Temple.

You’ll also find several shopping centres...

Private Tour: Batam Day Trip from Singapore with Round-Trip Ferry and Lunch

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  • Don't miss out on this private tour of the Indonesian town of Batam from Singapore in a ferry
  • Get to taste authentic Singaporean bakery products like the Kueh Lapis
  • Considered to be the best way to explore Singapore within a...
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Free

Marina Bay Shoppes

What you need to know:

While this free attraction is technically part of the Marina Bay Sands enterprise, we wanted to include it as its own point in this guide to the best free attractions in Singapore.

The Marina Bay Shoppes are situated just in front of Marina Bay Sands. The Shoppes are a huge shopping mall consisting of every kind of designer brand you can imagine.

There’s also a huge food court...

Private Full-Day Tour of Singapore with River Cruise

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  • A private full-day river cruise of Singapore where you will be able to visit many attractions of the city aboard a private boat
  • Visit many famous locations like Chinatown with a tour guide by your side, where you will be able to go...
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Free

Clarke Quay

What you need to know:

Clarke Quay is a beautiful riverside neighbourhood in Singapore and is best known for its bountiful offering of shops, bars, restaurants and clubs.

It’s the perfect place in Singapore to visit if you’re looking for a fun night out. The nightlife in Clarke Quay is second to none and you can find incredibly affordable food and drinks at many of the top bars and...

Private Tour: Morning Zoo tour - Jungle Breakfast with OrangUtans Option

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  • Get a chance to enjoy the flexibility of this private Singapore Zoo tour where you will experience a new concept of animal keeping with the Singapore Zoo's beautifully landscaped gardens and very few cages.
  • Provides all who take part...
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Free

Buddha Tooth Relic Temple

What you need to know:

The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple is a Buddhist temple and museum located within the Chinatown district of Singapore.

It’s a beautiful red coloured building that’s just as impressive outside as it is inside.

You don’t have to be a religious believer to go inside the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, but you must remember to dress appropriately and cover your legs and...

Singapore Pub Crawl

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  • Take part in a 5-hour guided tour of the many pubs in Singapore where you get to have a great time
  • Upon taking part in this trip, you will be able to party and experience the nightlife of Singapore
  • Spend a fun filled night by...
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FAQs about Free Things to Do in Singapore

There are many things you can do for free in Singapore like booking free entry into some Singapore museums, joining locals to do some free activities and others. This allows you to have fun and relax on a budget or save for further experiences on your trip.