Photos of the Singapore River

Down Town Singapore not only can be reached by bus or MRT ride but can also ride boats (cruise). If you want to see the towering buildings and landmarks through water route, Singapore River, you can ride the Singapore River Cruise and photos of the Singapore River
Photos of the Singapore River sg
Photos of the Singapore River


the Singapore River Cruise

To be able to enjoy the rides at the Singapore River Cruise, tourists should head to the Valley of the River Rd. Where it is adjacent to the houses of the Minister of communication, culture, and art. Not far from the building that has a lot of Windows, there is a place where many stood dozens of cafes and restaurants. In addition to the tourist places to eat and drink, the Singapore River or the river snaking through Singapore to the sea. And in that place there is also a ' port ' of the Singapore River Cruise.



The Communications Office of the Minister of Arts and Culture

Like history-history of Singapore River, other rivers is where traders who want to route to mainland Singapore. As a strategic area, it's no wonder merchants from different countries such as India, China, Javanese, Bugis, Sumatra, Arab countries and Europe, the fro in the River to do the buying and selling process. In the past, the River along 4 kilometers of it also as a place of settlement of the fishermen.

On an occasion I tried to ride the Singapore River Cruise. To be able to rise to the panjannya cruise 5 meters, width of 3 metres, and in it the long seat without restrictions, all of which are made of wood, teak wood, the kind of passenger charge 20 $ Sing. That day, the port of Singapore River Cruise again deserted, no passenger shall ride. Nevertheless I still buy tickets are sold. Ward said the cruise was told to wait about 20 minutes. As a country that has always been disciplined in time, when no other passengers who may be of my own in the cruise, there's her groups of tourists from India so that I am not alone.


There are tourists from India

The advantages of a cruise that is a machine that used mutes so that when they run silent and feels not noisy. Surface water that insurmountable wave so as not to cause any such case create an atmosphere to be comfortable. Even as tourism and transport tool in kanan-kirinya not far from the mainland but passengers safety Plumb noted, the evidence under the seat, there is a float.

The rules in this cruise was no eating aka forbidden to eat. A when there is a tourist India which was eating, immediately rebuked by operators but rebuked him with a polite way. I brought the white water in the packaging not be rebuked because there are no rules no driking.

As tourist attractions that rely on convenience, the Singapore River Cruise while serving the tourists do not rush in wading River. There is no term deposit a Chase here. While walking in the comfort that's made the passengers can enjoy the building and the existing building on both sides of the river.

Cruise the move towards Marina Bay it crosses three bridges namely Edin, Cavenagh bridge which connects the Merlion Statue with the Esplanade. After Edin, passengers on the left side can see the statue of Thomas Stamfford Raflles, a cultural Museum, Muzeum Civilion Ethnicity; and when you look to the right in addition to places to eat and drink also appears Hotel Fullerton. During the trip, in the cruise there is a television screen that explains everything on the right left River Singapore especially on the history of the country.


statues of people reading this can be seen from the cruise


After passing the Cavenagh bridge and connecting the Merlion Statue and Esplanade, cruise into a region that arguably sea surrounded by buildings of late Antiquity and the magnificent, such as Marina Bay Sands, Esplanade, Museum of Art and Science, and floating soccer field. In this area we can see the statue of Merlion from another angle. The intent is to see another angle of the sea. We usually take pictures with the Merlion Statue nearby but we could cruise ride photograph from the middle of the sea.

When cruise was in this area, by operators are brought with the Merlion Statue. While near the statue of Merlion, cruise received attention from tourists who are near the sea lion statue.

merlion statue of photographing cruise

After pausing a few seconds near the Merlion Statue, the journey continues with a circular route closer to Marina Bay Sands and the Museum of Art and Science. When approaching to Marina Bay Sands, when looking towards the opposite we can see tall buildings. From this we know that Singapore is a metropolitan city. Once the paddle, cruise returned to the original place by the same route.


On the way back to the place of beginning, on both sides of the river looks more and more foreign tourists are being guided by the guide. The guide describes each place that has historical value. A trip from beginning to end down
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