Tropical Rainforest Urbanism
Here's a short video highlighting our six day bespoke architecture & design tour exploring the city-state of Singapore.
On this tour we visit several award-winning contemporary Architectural & Landscape projects across the island; attend an invigorating studio talk at the award-winning local architectural practice; & also discovered the history of this quickly evolving Global Design Hub.
THE CITY THAT'S A TROPICAL FOREST
A bespoke architecture & design tour to the explore the city of Singapore. During this tour - which has a special focus on the events of the Singapore Design Week - we will be visiting several exciting contemporary projects in across the island nation; while also discovering the history of one of the fastest growing Global Design Hubs.
Day 01 | Orientation : City Tour / Chinatown
Introductory City Tour and visit to one of the oldest neighborhoods on the island
General orientation to Singapore and instructions for all participants, explore China town, visit Singapore City Gallery : this extensive gallery houses an impressive set of exhibits that explain the phenomenal growth of Urban Singapore and offers insights on its future development, Chinatown Heritage Museum, Buddha Tooth Relic Temple
Day 02 | Marina Bay & Downtown
Exploring the key architectural sights of Downtown Singapore (including Marina Bay Sands & Gardens By The Bay) and also visit a renowned Singapore-based Architectural studio
Explore Clarke Quay and Singapore riverside by evening
Day 03 | Bugis & Little India
Full day exploring these vibrant communities -
Explore Bugis - Bugis plus Mall, Singapore National Library, Singapore National Design Centre; Explore Arab street - Malay Heritage Centre, Sultan Mosque; and Explore Little India - India Heritage Centre, visit a couple of important Hindu temples
Day 04 City Hall & Southern Ridges
Visit multiple museums and landscape projects in these districts
Explore City Hall Area - National Gallery Singapore, Asian civilization museum, VivoCity, Henderson Waves; Explore Orchard Road area
Day 05 Free Day & Orchard Road
Free Day to explore Sentosa Island ^ / Singapore Zoo ^ followed by an evening exploring the exciting shopping district along Orchard Road
Day 06 Bukit Batok, NSU & Outer Districts
Visit some new award-winning Architectural projects in the Outer districts of Singapore