5 Best Islands to visit near Singapore

Singapore is one of the most popular tourist attractions, though people do visit its southern islands but have you ever explored the ones that are in its outskirts. So, here we have a list of the best 5 islands that are placed beyond its borders and rarely anyone knows about them. Check them out below:

Krabi, Thailand

5 Best Islands to visit near Singapore

For all the people who want peace, Krabi in Southern Thailand is for you because it has a low tourist attraction and is not a stressful place. It has over 150 islands and each of them looks amazing with scenic views, white sand beaches, forests, caves, and turquoise water all around. Not only this, but one can also enjoy popular leisure activities like Island-hopping, sea kayaking, jungle trekking, scuba diving, snorkeling and rock climbing in Krabi.

Pulau Layang- Layang

5 Best Islands to visit near Singapore
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This is an isolated Malaysian island which offers a glimpse of rare species of marine life and exciting adventures under the sea. It is a paradise of greenery and very few people know about this place so it makes it more special. As it is a remote area so to visit here do all your bookings in advance. The most popular thing for which people go here is Scuba Diving; it offers a onetime life experience.

Pulau Lingga

5 Best Islands to visit near Singapore

This Indonesian island is popular for its Resun Waterfall that flows from Mount Daik. The entire place looks beautiful and attractive because of the clean and natural water flowing all around. The best time to visit this distant area is the end of November because during this time a famous Mount Daik Festival is held here. This island can surely make you happy and relax your mind so do think about it.

Ko Samui, Thailand

5 Best Islands to visit near Singapore

Ko Samui is Thailand’s second largest island and a perfect destination for both family and a bachelor’s trip. It is popular for its beaches, lush green forests, delicious Thai food, luxury resorts, and exotic spa treatments. At the day time you must see the popular architecture of 12m high Big Buddha shrine here and to experience the real nature do visit Ang Thong Marine National Park.

Palau Benan

5 Best Islands to visit near Singapore
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This is another amazing Indonesian Island which has highly preserved its local culture and heritage. You can experience the unique traditions and the authentic performance of the local people here. Along with this you can go for a boat ride and see Whole Island, in the evening you can sit and gaze at the sunset for a wonderful sight.