Shop like a fashionistas! The 2.2 km thoroughfare is home to a variety of departmental stores and the highest concentration of shopping malls in Singapore. With a wide array of options, visitors can enjoy a bespoke shopping experience tailored to suit any taste and budget. What’s on? Special events are scheduled throughout the year, most focused on fashion or related topics like yoga, beauty and art.
- Flag Off Rev Up
- First Look of Fall
- Christmas on a Great Street
- Great Singapore Sale
- Pedestrian Night on Orchard Road
- Fashion Steps Out
- Cinemas & IMAX
- ION Orchard
- Emerald Hill
- Ngee Ann City
- Plaza Singapura
- Orchard Central
- The Istana – Singapore President’s Residence
What trees line the sidewalks of Orchard Road?
The road is named for the fruit orchards, pepper farms and nutmeg plantations that dominated the landscape in the 1830s. Today, historic angsana trees line the streets. The trees are known for their blossoming, fragrant yellow flowers, which only bloom for a day before raining down and blanketing the road.
What is Orchard Road best known for today?
Today, the one-way street offers over 5,000 retail, dining and entertainment destinations for visitors and locals to enjoy.
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