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Orchard Road, Singapore

From series “Top 13 most fantastic and colorful streets and quarters”
Lenght: 1.4 miles.

The center of tourist life in Singapore is the bustling Orchard Road. This street can rightfully be called one of the most beautiful streets in the world. There are popular shopping centers and entertainment venues, restaurants and bars. The street length is 2.2 km. The name of the place has its legend. The very first road there was built in the 19th century. It led to the local plantations of nutmeg.

Orchard Road, Singapore Today, one of the main decorations of the historic road are huge Angsana trees, in the shade of which it’s so pleasant to walk even in the hottest day. The picturesque street is full of beautiful modern buildings. Unique landscape decorations can be seen there too. On the eve of holidays, the street is always adorned with spectacular art installations and illumination. The Orchard Road is especially beautiful in the New Year's Eve. The street is very comfortable for pedestrians, despite the fact that cars are allowed to drive there.

There are comfortable tunnels and transitions, so pedestrians can easily go to any shopping or entertainment place. Once on this colorful lively street, you can be lost among its bustle and bright colors for the whole day. Many tourists spend here all the daytime. They taste the specialties of national restaurants, buy souvenirs, and take pictures close to the most unusual buildings and landscape decorations. Orchard Road has become one of the main landmarks of Singapore. Each year huge sums are invested in the reconstruction and improvement of the street. To the beginning - Soaring Umbrellas Street

Orchard Road - interactive map

Useful staff nearby

ATM bankomat: 'OCBC ATM' located in 0.07 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'Hertz Asia Pacific Pte Ltd' is located in 0.06 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'Chevron' in 0.33 km
Supermarket: 'Jasons' in 0.07 km
Parking: 'Wilson Parking Singapore' in 0.19 km
Apotheek: 'Nishino Pharmaceutical Pte Ltd' in 0.07 km
Police station: 'The Interpol' in 1.08 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Nippon-Ya Singapore Pte. Ltd.' in 0.02 km
Railway station: 'MRT Telok Blangah station' in 4.53 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Paya Lebar Airbase Airport QPG - in 10 km
 »  Seletar Airport XSP - in 13 km
 »  Tengah Airport TGA - in 17 km
 »  Changi Airport SIN - in 18 km
 »  Hang Nadim Airport BTH - in 36 km
 Cities nearby

Best hotels near Orchard Road

Shangri-La Apartments

Located in 0 km from Orchard Road
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Rooms: 127
Guests can take a dip in the spa pool, relax in the steam room, or exercise in the fitness centre. Meeting/banquet facilities, a business centre and … More: photo, rates and booking
Soluxe Inn

Located in 1 km from Orchard Road
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Rooms: 40
Fitted with air conditioning, all rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV, personal safe and an electric kettle. En suite bathrooms come with a … More: photo, rates and booking
Vintage Inn

Located in 2 km from Orchard Road
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Rooms: 2
Conveniently located next to Little India MRT Station, Vintage Inn is 1.5 km from street shopping at Bugis Street and 3.8 km from the historical … More: photo, rates and booking
Tresor Tavern Hotel

Located in 3 km from Orchard Road
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Rooms: 32
Tresor Tavern Hotel is 150 metres from Jalan Besar Sports Complex and 200 metres from Lavender Food Square, where local hawker food is available. … More: photo, rates and booking

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