Singapore


About Singapore

Located in South-East Asia, less than 150 km north of the equator, Singapore is one of the top 10 most visited countries in the world. With a rich history, a vibrant multicultural scene, the country is dynamic and modern, while honoring its past. Internationally known museums, amazing food and plenty of recreational activities make it a great destination to visit, for travelers with all kinds of interests. We have selected and tested many of these activities to create accessible itineraries in Singapore and we hope you will enjoy them as much as our community did!

Accessible travel Singapore

In general, Singapore is an easy destination for travelers in a wheelchair. The infrastructures are wheelchair-friendly, the attractions are easy to access, and 85% of the buses network is adapted. The footpaths are in excellent condition, and wheelchair-accessible toilets are easily found. Singapore is without a doubt one of the world's most accessible cities. We have selected and tested a few adapted city guided tours and activities to help you discover the country, in the hope you will find your accessible trip to Singapore a trip to remember!


Country Information

Health

No vaccinations are required to travel to Singapore. As in any part of the world, en up-to-date anti-tetanus vaccination is strongly recommended. The public health system is efficient but expensive. Getting a good travel insurance is recommended. Travelers should avoid being bitten by mosquitoes, as mosquito-borne illnesses are rare but possible. Travelers should remember to drink plenty of water and avoid long period of sun exposure.

Security

In general, Singapore is an easy destination for travelers in a wheelchair. The infrastructures are wheelchair-friendly, the attractions are easy to access, and 85% of the buses network is adapted. The footpaths are in excellent condition, and wheelchair-accessible toilets are easily found. Singapore is without a doubt one of the world's most accessible cities. We have selected and tested a few adapted city guided tours and activities to help you discover the country, in the hope you will find your accessible trip to Singapore a trip to remember!

Documentation

Entry requirements to the Singapore depend on your nationality. Check the specific entry requirements depending on nationality here.

https://www.ica.gov.sg/enter-depart/entry_requirements

Weather

Singapore has a tropical rainforest climate: it is hot and humid all year-round, with average temperatures between 23 and 32°C. Rainfalls are frequent and can be torrential but do not last long.

Language

Singapore has 4 official languages: English, Malay, Mandarin and Tamil.

Electricity

Electricity in Singapore is 220/240 volts AC. Sockets are square with 3 pins.