Traveling abroad used to be the highlight of any student’s long vacation holidays, but as we all know, 2022 has continued to be a challenging year in terms of traveling outside of Mainland China. With the stress of school and intermittent Covid lockdowns, the need for outdoor travel experiences has never been more crucial for students’ mental health. Thankfully, countries like Singapore are starting to relax Covid-prevention policies making international travel again possible. What better place to take students abroad with WildChina to plan a school trip to Singapore?
Singapore is the go-to metropolitan hub in Southeast Asia. There are several distinct cultural enclaves within Singapore. You can explore authentic Chinese, Indian, Arab, and Malaysian neighborhoods while quickly navigating your way around the city. Public transportation is effortless with Bus, train, and subway – and everything is labeled in English! So rest assured with WildChina’s many programs, Plan a school trip to Singapore will be smooth and exciting for the students and staff.
Current Covid Travel Policies
Singapore has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccinated Travel Framework to facilitate travel resumption and invite tourism to enjoy its colorful and diverse culture. From April 1st, 2022, all fully vaccinated travelers can enjoy quarantine-free travel to Singapore with simplified COVID-19 measures.
When is the best time to travel to Singapore?
Plan A school trip to Singapore is a year-round destination due to its average temperature of 23-330C. There is a lot of rain throughout the year, but it is often short-lived. The months of February to April lie within Singapore’s dry season and are typically when the country has the least rain, lowest humidity, and most sunshine.
However, if you wish to avoid crowds flocking the places, the best time to visit Singapore is from July to November, as Singapore is a top-rated destination during the long summer breaks.
What can you expect on a WildChina as plan a school trip to Singapore?
WildChina wholeheartedly believes in the importance of travel and has helped to plan a school trip and execute Singapore school trips for countless groups. Read on to glimpse some of the cool things WildChina has going on in educational tours about Chinese culture in Singapore.
Students will get a glimpse into Singapore’s diverse culture and history as we tour historical sites around the city. Everyone involved will walk away not only knowing more about Singapore’s cultures and history, but they will also get to taste the diverse local cuisines! Students will have an immersive learning experience as we journey back to the British colonialization of the country in the 19th century.
Duration: 8 days
Program Details: Students are in for quite an adventure with this plan a school trip to Singapore! Beginning with a warm reception at the famed Changi International airport, often dubbed the “World’s best airport,” students’ first impressions of Singapore will be sure to start with a bang.
We will take students to see the various cultures, such as the robust Chinatown and the Thian Hock Keng Temple, the oldest Buddhist-Taoist Chinese temple on Singapore Island. Students will get a glimpse into Malay culture with a visit to the magnificent Sultan Mosque. We will also take a tour of Little India and glimpse into the Indian community in Singapore and the vibrant culture and food there.
There will also be loads of immersive history learning on this plan a school trip to Singapore, with a visit to historical WWII sites such as Battle Box at For Canning, used by the Allied Forces. As well as historical sites, students can visit some of Singapore’s beautiful museums, such as the National Museum, the island nation’s oldest museum. Also on the itinerary are museums like the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, where students will learn more about the biodiversity of South East Asia through hands-on Workshops. We will also glimpse the city’s future at the Singapore Discover Center.
We also have many other great exhibits for students to be immersed in while on this trip, from a visit to the Night Safari zoo, the world’s first safari park for nocturnal animals, to the S.E.A. Aquarium, the world’s largest aquarium with more than 800 species of marine animals and over 200 sharks. Students will also visit the Singapore Botanic Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Students will be in awe of this experience, as the views from within this beautiful rainforest are some of the most mesmerizing in the world.
Of course, while on plan a school trip to Singapore, the students will also have a full day of fun! We will visit the grand Universal Studios Singapore, a popular tourist destination. Students are in for an exciting day with movie-themed rides designed for the Singapore park.
By now, you must think to plan a school trip to Singapore is the perfect travel abroad experience for your students. For more information and a quotation, click here.
WildChina creates memorable and valuable experiences for teachers and students.
With over 20 years of experience and an in-house team of academic managers who hold educational-related master’s and doctorate degrees, plus our sustainable relationship with local experts and partners, WildChina can support schools’ educational trips outside the classroom. Despite all the challenges, WildChina Education managed to make an incredible amount of various programs that could be run EVERYWHERE and ANYWHERE for the Singapore school trip experience.
WildChina provides safety and excellence in school trips to Singapore.
- WildChina ensures your students will be safe: We fully risk-assessed each program, including destination, accommodation, transport, and attraction venues. We work with creditable, reliable, and accredited partners so that students can be assured of the best learning Journey.
- WildChina creates sustainable adventures: At WildChina Education, we believe that the student experiences we curate influence communities and the environment. This means making the right choices in how, where, and with whom we do business – and crucially, being transparent about the principles that guide our daily decisions.
- WildChina adventures are learning-focused: We provide customized experiential learning programs for schools, colleges, and universities. We focus on your subjects and learning objectives. We include experiential learning activities to engage students in active learning.