San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) June 19, 2015
Singapore will celebrate 50 years as a nation on Aug. 9, 2015. To commemorate “SG50”, Viator – the leading resource for researching and booking tours and activities worldwide – is launching a special 50-day promotion, “Singapore 50,” in conjunction with parent company TripAdvisor and the company’s commemorative special TripAdvisor Singapore 50 hub.
Available to Viator and TripAdvisor users at different times throughout the celebration, travelers will receive 10 percent off select tours and activities at top attractions that have made Singapore one of the world’s most vibrant and diverse destinations in the world. The special event will culminate with a two-week, 10 percent off sale* on all Viator tours and activities in Singapore.
Singapore Night Safari
Winner of the Singapore Tourism Award for Best Leisure Attraction Experience, the Singapore Zoo Night Safari takes visitors through 86 acres of jungle after dark. From the safety of an open tram, guests will spot nocturnal animals including fierce predators and timid forest dwellers in their natural habitats designed to replicate the Himalayan foothills, Southeast Asian rain forest and Indian subcontinent. A guided trail walk offers close-up views for more adventurous guests. 10-percent discount valid June 19 to 25 (code SG50A).
Gardens by the Bay
Spanning over 250 acres, Singapore’s Garden by the Bay redefines the whole garden strolling experience, with three large garden spaces including two bio-controlled conservatories, the Cloud Forest and Flower Dome, featuring a wide array of flowers and plant life found throughout the earth. Guests will discover more than 250,000 rare plants, learn about the country’s diverse ecosystem and witness the world’s largest indoor waterfall. 10 percent discount valid June 26 – July 1 (code SG50B).
One of Singapore’s most popular attractions, the world-class Singapore Zoo is beautifully landscaped with acres of tropical foliage and more than 3,600 animals including orangutans, tigers, sea lions, baboons and giraffes. A lush Rainforest Walk provides glimpses of otters and gibbons, Wild Africa houses the big cats and elephants, and kangaroos can be seen in the Australian Outback. This is the only place in the world where guests can have breakfast with orangutans in the first free-ranging orangutan habitat. 10-percent discount valid July 2 to 9 (code SG50C).
Singapore’s resort getaway on Sentosa Island has theme parks and attractions galore, including the aquarium Underwater World and Dolphin Lagoon, the sound-and-light Images of Singapore museum, the Merlion statue, and Butterfly Park. Guests can ride the Sky Tower for panoramic views or visit Sentosa’s theme parks for 4D visual effects, a cinema ride, the MegaZip Adventure Park Zipline, and the Wave House. Or, relax on the beach and enjoy the nightly musical fountain and laser shows. 10-percent discount valid July 10 – 16 (code SG50D).
Universal Studios Singapore
Southeast Asia’s first-ever movie theme park – opened in 2011 after Steven Spielberg signed on as a creative consultant to aid with the park’s design – contains 20 rides including five large roller coasters and two water-based attractions, plus rides from popular movies including the Transformers, Madagascar and The Lost World. Other highlights include a water park, marine life park, maritime experiential museum and aquarium. 10-percent discount valid July 17 to 27 (code SG50E).
All Singapore Tours
Capping off the celebration, travelers will enjoy a 10 percent discount off all Viator tours and activities in Singapore from July 28 through Aug. 11 using the code SIN10.
For more information about Viator’s tours and activities in Singapore, travelers can visit Viator’s SG50 page. Travelers can check out TripAdvisor’s Singapore 50 hub for 50 Iconic Places to Visit in Singapore, as well as special deals from IHG on all six of their Singapore properties.
*Promo codes are valid from and expire at midnight PT on the specified dates. Use the applicable promo code at checkout to receive the discount. Discounts are only valid on new bookings and may not be combined with any other offer.
Viator, a TripAdvisor company, is the leading global tours and activities provider for travelers, delivering online and mobile access to thousands of curated trip activities including tours, attractions, shore excursions and private guides, in more than 1,500 destinations worldwide. In-house travel experts work with trusted local operators to ensure the quality and value of every experience, all backed by Viator’s 24/7 customer service and global low-price guarantee. With more than 600,000 verified reviews plus exclusive videos and insider travel tips, Viator has everything a traveler needs to find and book the best things to do worldwide. In addition to the flagship site – Viator.com – travelers can book in advance or in-destination via the Viator Tours and Activities App, as well as local-language sites for European, Latin American and Asian travelers. Viator also provides tours and activities to more than 3,000 affiliate partners including some of the world’s top airlines, hotels and online travel agencies. Viator is headquartered in San Francisco with regional offices in Sydney, London and Las Vegas. Viator – travel with an insider.
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