Best time to go to Singapore

Lunar New Year 2020

The festival is associated with colorful street performances, lion dances, red colors, and a plentitude of seasonal dainties

Lunar New Year in Singapore 2019 - Best Time
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Chinese New Year marks the most sublime festivities known in Singapore, which reunite families and friends and the city bursts into a great​ revelry.

Lunar New Year in Singapore - Best Season 2019

The celebration is all about colourful symbolic processions, lion dances, red decorations, crimson festive dressings and scarlet present wrappages, lots of mandarines, seasonal markets and dainties and a plenty of merriments in the streets.

Best time for Lunar New Year in Singapore 2019

The season offers a unique opportunity to feast on such mouth-watering specialties as buttery pineapple tarts, prune lapis or spiced cake, rolled egg biscuits with a lovely name "crisp love letters" and coconut cookies known as kueh bangkit.

Best time to see Lunar New Year in Singapore 2019

In addition to traditional Lunar New Year's sweets, you may also savor spicy shrimp rolls and sweet pork jerky named 'bak kwa'. Chinese New Year is celebrated between late January and mid-February, it is also referred to as Spring Festival.