Singapore 3-day Itinerary with Kids

Singapore is a fantastic destination for families with kids! This Singapore 3-day Itinerary with kids caters to young minds and keeps everyone entertained.  Explore iconic landmarks, discover hidden gems, and experience Singapore’s vibrant culture – all at a relaxed pace suitable for little ones.

With its compact size and efficient public transportation network, Singapore is a perfect city to explore in just 3 days, especially during a longer Asian adventure. While there’s enough to fill a week with cultural immersion and exciting activities, 3 days will give you a good introduction to Singapore’s unique blend of cultures and a taste of everything this dynamic city has to offer.

Singapore 3-day Itinerary

Day 1

  • Morning: Explore Singapore’s rich history and vibrant culture in Chinatown with our fun and educational Explore & Play tour. Learn about the Chinese immigrants who shaped the city and discover hidden gems along the way. This tour is perfect for families with young children!
  • Lunch: Eat at Lau Pa Sat, the most famous Hawker Centre
  • Afternoon: Head to Gardens by the Bay for a fun family outing! See the famous Supertrees up close, explore the cool and misty Cloud Forest dome, and let the kids have a blast at the Far East Organization Children’s Garden. In the evening, enjoy the OCBC Garden Rhapsody light and sound show and eat at Satay by the bay.

Day 2

  • Morning: If you love hiking, take a walk above the trees at MacRitchie Reservoir with the Treetop Walk. If your children are too young or don’t like to walk, head to Botanic Gardens to discover the beautiful nature of Singapore and finish at a playground.
  • Afternoon: National Museum of Singapore to learn about the history of Singapore.
  • Evening: Singapore River Cruise to discover the historic quays, so important in Singapore’s history, the CBD view from Marina Bay, and admire the icons of the city: the Merlion and Marina Bay Sand.

Day 3

  • Morning: Explore different cultures in Singapore special with our fun family tours, choose between:
    • Little India: See, hear, and smell the sights and sounds of Little India and try some delicious Indian food!
    • or Joo Chiat: Walk through the streets with colorful buildings. Learn about the Peranakan culture, a mix of Chinese and Malay traditions.
  • Afternoon: Choose one place you haven’t seen within the category below that fits your family vacation style.

This Singapore 3-day Itinerary with kids focuses on the vibrant culture and hidden gems that make Singapore truly special. With only 3 days, we want to maximize your experience in this unique city-state. We didn’t include Universal Studio and the Zoo because world-class theme parks can be found in many destinations across the globe. But if you stay longer and want to make your kids happy, you can take them there!

More ideas for your 3-day Itinerary with kids

Every family has its own adventure style! Whether you are nature lovers, history buffs, city explorers, or thrill-seeking foodies, Singapore has something for everyone. Here’s a peek at what awaits you:

Nature Lovers

1. MacRitchie : Treetop walk
2. Botanical Garden
3. Garden by the Bay
4. Southern Ridges
5. Fort Canning
6. Zoo and Night Safari

Cultural & History Buffs

1. Chinatown
2. National Museum
3. Little India
4. Joo Chiat
5. Asia Civilization Museum
6. Fort Canning

City lovers & Foodies

1. Chinatown
2. Singapore River Cruise
3. Little India
4. Joo Chiat
5. Kampong Glam
6. Tiong Bahru

Universal Studio

Fun seekers

1. Universal Studio
2. Zoo and Night Safari
3. Sentosa island
4. SEA Aquarium
5. Marina Bay Sands SkyPark
6. Changi Airport

Self-guided tours to visit Singapore with kids

Plan a fun and educational adventure for your family in Singapore! Our tours are designed for families with young children, keeping everyone entertained and engaged. Explore iconic neighborhoods like Chinatown, Little India, and Joo Chiat. With our “Explore & Play” books, history comes alive through interactive activities, making learning a fun experience for young minds. We offer flexible options to suit your interests and pace, creating lasting memories for the whole family. Learn more about the tours.

Beyond this Singapore 3-day Itinerary with kids

Have a little extra time or already experienced Singapore’s top attractions? Don’t worry, there’s still plenty to discover! These walks offer exciting options beyond the usual sights, perfect for those with a longer stay or seeking a deeper exploration of the Lion City.