This South East Asian Island state is unique from the western experience in every way.
Christmas in the Tropics
|Christmas in the Tropics|
This is the traditional festival held in Singapore during the Christmas season and everyone irrespective of the religion indulges in this festival. The main attractions during this festival are shopping, Christmas lights and Santa adorning all fur jacket and coat though the place is in the middle of the tropics when you go to Singapore during Christmas, it is almost impossible to ignore the beauty and decoration of Orchard Road Shopping District which bathes in the lights. Entire Orchard Road and Marina Bay are decorated and the malls and shops offer huge discounts and deals on the gifts and Christmas items.
Orchard Road Extravaganza
|Orchard Road Decoration|
This road is entirely and beautifully decorated with the lights, lamps, ribbons and Christmas trees. The light shows are the main attraction for the tourists as well as the visitors who come here for shopping. The road runs from Tanglin to Concorde Hotel. Visit Singapore from November 23 to January 5th in order to see the Orchard Light Up.
To experience the heavenly Christmas lighting, visit this place where 30 “ChariTrees” are decorated and light up the whole Marina Bay Waterfront Promenade after 7pm. This year the light up has started from November 23 and will last till December 27th.
Singapore Christmas Specials
Though these two are the most popular and attractive places to visit in Singapore during the Christmas, whole State is decorated and illuminated during the festival. The celebration at different places starts generally from December 17 and spreads till December 25th. Throughout the night parties, dance, night lights shows and music covers the city and gives the most amazing experience. Usually there are three places where all the events and galas are performed. The main performances are given along the three stages in front of the Tong Building, near Wisma Atria and at Mandarin gallery.
If you want to enjoy Christmas in a slightly different way than what you experienced in Europe and West, then Visit Singapore.