Singapore Shopping Districts: How To Have A Memorable Shopping Experience in Singapore
Top Tourist Destination Singapore boasts of shopping districts that let you shop ‘til you drop. A word of caution though; little money won’t be enough because Singapore is one of the most visited country of people who are into shopping; from fashionistas to metrosexuals and just about any member of the family, Singapore has it all. Make your vacation memorable by not only filling your stomach and absorbing the culture but shopping to your heart’s content as well.
Here are the top shopping districts of Singapore.
This is the famous street in Singapore where a lot of high-class malls, shops and luxury hotels are located. It’s the same street that houses discount outlet stores which will definitely make any shopper’s heart skip a beat.
Tangs Singapore was founded in 1932 thanks to CK Tang who built his empire by selling door to door at first and then eventually rented a brick and mortar shop. As of 2007 Tangs has an estimated revenue of S$196,790,000.
Tangs is home to many brands from clothing to gadgets to travel accessories making this iconic structure a must visit whenever you go to Singapore.
Location: 310 Orchard Road Singapore 238864
Operating Hours: Mon to Sat from 10.30AM – 9.30PM and Sun from 11AM – 8:30PM
Contact no.: (+65) 6737 5500
NAIISE At Orchard Gateway
NAISSE is an expansive retail giant where you can get lost to the many things on offer. You can spend an entire afternoon here and still won’t get tired because there are many shops with different things that you can bring home with you.
The building, by the way, has a contemporary design with black and white as the prevalent color with hints of yellow, blue, green and vermillion.
Location: 277 Orchard Road, Orchard Gateway, #02-02/24 Singapore 238858
Operating Hours: 11am-10pm daily
Scotts Square is a high-end retail shopping mall where famous names like Alexander McQueen and other well famous brands are housed. If Tangs looks a little more ancient, it is the opposite of Scotts Square which is a sleek and modern establishment.
Location:6 Scotts Road, Singapore 228209
Contact no.: +65 6636-3633
This huge and modern state of the art facility is voted as the World’s Best Airport in 2010 at the World Airport Awards. But not only that, Changi Airport has restaurants and shopping areas inside. There is a hotel, a convenience store like 7 Eleven, a spa, a pharmacy and more.
If you are a little apprehensive about your flight but you still want to continue on your shopping spree, head on to Changi Airport.
Two boutiques you must check out are Pashma and Madame Butterfly, both feature beautiful collections of accessories.
Location: Airport Blvd, Singapore
Contact no.: +65 6595 6868
Sentosa / Harbourfront
The leading leisure destination in Asia is Sentosa. It is also the first-class resort getaway in Singapore and it is just within 15 mins. from the main shopping and business districts. Managed by Sentosa Development Corporation, it also has other stakeholders that check out the investments on properties as well as the development of new attractions and other means of leisure. Sentosa also owns the Mount Faber Leisure Group which manages the sole cable car service in the country.
Vivo City got its name from “vivacity” and it’s considered the biggest retail establishment in Singapore that is easy to go to with its design as being contemporary. The establishment was built on the exhibition halls on what used to be the World Trade Centre which is now the Harbour Front Center.
Sentosa Fun Shop
You can buy the souvenirs you’ll be taking home with you at this shop.
Resorts World Sentosa
This extravagant hotel is located inside the island of Sentosa. People who like theme parks will enjoy RW because Universal Studios Singapore, S.E.A. Aquarium, Dolphin Island and Adventure Cove Waterpark are all located inside it not to mention all the concerts and shows they held there.
Location: Gogreen Segway® Eco Adventure, 50 Beach View, 098604, Singapore
Marina Bay is a posh lifestyle center complete with different amenities places to stay in, shop, dine, immersed in arts and culture and watch shows and attend events.
The Gallery & Co. offers lust-worthy prints, design collectibles, and books. Sabinah Goh, on the other hand, is the place with choices from the simple relaxed culottes to the uneven hemlines. Another shoppers haven is the Proenza Schouler which is well known for its modern designs and custom-made fabrics.