Swissôtel City Space Bar
Opening hours: Sun-Thurs 5pm-1am; Fri-Sat 3pm-7pm
There’s a plethora of places to go in Singapore for an unbeatable photo of the sun setting. Here are our highlights of where you can witness the spectacular sunset while sipping cocktails, enjoying the night breeze, or simply standing in awe of the panoramic view of the city.
Want a view of Singapore but wish to save money on cocktails? Then give the Pinnacle a try. It is recommended to go during off-peak times so as to avoid the weekend crowds. There is a maximum number of 200 non-residential people who can visit the rooftop garden per day. A $5 fee will be charged upon entry for which you can use your EZ-Link or Cepas card to pay. Visit the self-service kiosk machine to pay for the entry on Blk 1G Basement level. Enter on the 50th floor and walk about or even lounge on seats provided while taking in the gorgeous skyline.
Opening hours: Daily 9am-9pm
Pinnacle at Duxton, 1 Cantonment Road, Singapore, +1 800 2255432
If you wish to take your sunset photos for free, the Esplanade rooftop is a good choice. Located in a central place, it is a must-visit for every photo enthusiast. Book a spot early, as it can get crowded, especially during the weekends as there is a bar located there as well.
Opening hours: Mon-Sun 11am-2am
Esplanade Rooftop, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore, +65 6828 8377
This is the place for enjoying the breathtaking skyline and soaking in the atmosphere of the Singapore River. It is also a favorite spot for photographers to capture fireworks during the annual National Day Parade when it is held at the nearby Floating Platform. This bridge is beautifully structured, and lights adorn it as evening approaches. Watch as the sky turns from crimson to inky blue with the backdrop of the sky contrasting beautifully with the cityscape.
Marina Bay Sands Park, 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore, +65 6688 8868