These locations provide a perfect vantage point to watch the firework show and the parade. Make sure to reach in advance to save a good spot.Marina Bay Waterfront:
Overlooking the Singapore skyline, the Marina Bay waterfront is a free way to watch the parade and celebrations. The giant LED screens set up in the area give visitors unmatchable views of the festivities.Gardens by the Bay:
Head over to Bay East Garden to watch the fireworks amongst towering tree-like structures – this ethereal ambience is perfect to marvel at the celebrations with a loved one.Singapore Flyer:
At 165 metres above the ground, this magnificent slow-moving Ferris wheel is a great option to watch the festivities and fireworks with a birds’ eye view. The evening fireworks look breathtaking from this point. Keep in mind that tickets need to be booked weeks in advance to get a seat in the Flyer.Helix Bridge and Benjamin Sheares Bridge:
Located close to the firework display, these gorgeous architectural marvels are stunning vantage points to watch the show and get some spectacular photos as well. Keep in mind that this area is quite crowded in the evening.Esplanade Bridge and Jubilee Bridge:
Get views on par with Merlion Park at the Esplanade and Jubilee Bridges – this is a much more convenient and crowd-friendly location to watch the entire show.Marina Barrage:
Located across the Marina Channel, this sprawling lawn is perfect for enjoying a leisurely evening picnic and catching the fireworks against the Singapore skyline, flanked by the Singapore Flyer.How to Reach PadangRoad:
The roads leading to Padang are partially closed on the days leading to National Day, during the previews and rehearsals. Pedestrians are allowed through designated routes, and visitors are advised to use only public transportation to access these roads during closure. As most of the roads are closed for 24 hours, it is best to avoid using them or The following routes are closed on June 15, 22 and 29, July 6, 13, 20 and 27, and August 3 and 9.
North Bridge Road, Parliament Place, Supreme Court Lane, Coleman Street, Connaught Drive, St Andrew’s Road, Beach Road, Nicoll Highways, Stamford Road, Raffles Link, Raffles Avenue, Bras Basah Road, Esplanade Drive, Republic Avenue, Fullerton Road, and Bayfront Avenue. MRT:
The nearest open MRT Station is at Raffles Place.Taxi/Car:
The nearest taxi drop-off point is at the Fullerton Hotel. Parking is also available here. Keep in mind that cards parked in closed roads will be towed.