• travel guide
  • Travel Guides
  • Apps & eBooks
  • Community
  • Publish Apps
The River Area, especially Clark Quay, is Singapore's hottest nightspot.  <img src='http://www.guidegecko.de/images/spyglass1.png' align='texttop' /> Click for full image
Travel Guide > Asia > Singapore

River Area Travel Guide

Click for larger image
Upload Photo     Upload Video

Add a Point to the Map

The three quays which line the Singapore River have come a long way since its humble beginnings. What used to be a buzzing area for fishing and trade has transformed over the years to become the go-to place for both Singaporeans and tourists alike. However, do note they are not a place for budget travelers.

A playground for both the young and old, the three quays offer distinct experiences at different times of the day. However, these days, they are mainly known as nightlife hot spots.

Boat Quay is a tourist spot at daytime, and a place for after-work drinks in the evening.

Clarke Quay is Singapore's hottest nightlife area with fancy bars, clubs and restaurants.

Robertson Quay also has bars and restaurants, but is a bit off and much more relaxed.

The Singapore River at night time.  <span style='white-space:nowrap;'><img src='http://www.guidegecko.de/images/spyglass1.png' align='texttop' /> Click to enlarge</span>

A long night out might start with a few happy hour drinks in Boat Quay, then heading upriver to dance the night away in Clarke Quay, and finally chill out with a last beer or Martini in Robertson Quay. Also consider our River Area Walking Tour, perfect for a late afternoon.

River Area Reviews

Posted on
by Daniel
Mixes history with dining and nighlife
0   Do you agree? Yes No     [Report Abuse]  
Posted on
by Daniel
Nice views over the river to the Financial District and the Colonial District on the other side
0   Do you agree? Yes No     [Report Abuse]  
Posted on
by Daniel
Not so much left to see Singapore's old days
0   Do you agree? Yes No     [Report Abuse]  

Users for River Area
3 0 2
Make it Happen!

Our service for you - your travel checklist:

  1. Read our online guides
  2. Find a cheap flight
  3. Book a nice hotel
  4. Get travel insurance
    - even during your trip -

...and have fun!