Marina Bay area also commonly known as the CBD (Central Business District) is the heart of Singapore. Large number of tourist attractions are packed in this area.
Marina Bay Sands
Marina Bay Sands is an integrated resort fronting Marina Bay in Singapore. The iconic design has transformed Singapore’s skyline and tourism landscape. The property has a hotel, convention and exhibition facilities, theaters, entertainment venues, retailers, and restaurants. The Marina Bay Sands hotel has three 55-story towers with 2,561 luxury rooms and suites, which is capped by the Sands SkyPark, which offers 360-degree views of Singapore’s skyline. The SkyPark is home to restaurants, gardens, a 150-meter vanishing edge pool. Connected to the hotel towers are the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands Casino and The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands.
Art & Science Museum
Located at the Marina Bay waterfront, this iconic museum is one of the attractions at Marina Bay Sands, an integrated resort in Singapore. The architecture is in a form reminiscent of a lotus flower and is also referred to as “The Welcoming Hand of Singapore”. The Museum is anchored by a round base in the middle, with ten extensions referred to as “fingers”. The design concept for each finger denotes various gallery spaces sporting skylights at the “fingertips” which are included as sustainable illumination for the curved interior walls.
Gardens By the Bay
Gardens by the Bay is a park spanning more than 100 hectares of reclaimed land in central Singapore, adjacent to the Marina Reservoir. This garden raise the quality of life by enhancing greenery and flora in the city and comprises of:
Conservatories – There are 2 cooled conservatories, the Flower Dome and the Cloud Forest
Supertrees Grove – Supertrees are 25 to 50 meters high tree-like structures that dominate the Gardens’ landscape.
Children’s Garden – This is an attraction for kids aged 5 and below and 6-12 years old.
Horticultural themed gardens – These themed gardens depicts relationships between “Plants and People” and “Plants and Planet”.
The Singapore Flyer is a giant Ferris wheel located near the shore of Singapore’s Marina Bay, on the southeast tip of the Marina Center reclaimed land, in an area known as Marina Promenade. The Flyer’s 28 air-conditioned capsules are mounted outboard of the rim of the wheel structure, providing continuously unobstructed views.
The Esplanade is a waterfront location just north of the mouth of the Singapore River in downtown Singapore and hosts the major performance arts venue, the Esplanade – Theaters on the Bay, which took its name from this location. As one of the world’s busiest arts centers, Esplanade offers a wide range of programs. In addition to Esplanade Presents performances, other offerings by diverse presenters complement the programs at the center.
Merlion Park, a landmark of Singapore, is a major tourist attraction at One Fullerton, Singapore, near its Central Business District (CBD).