Diving in Singapore is surely your next diving hub by exploring its pristine tiny islands. Apart from soaking up its immense various cultural delights, there is also an enormous number of popular local diving sites in Singapore. Singaporeans are among the region’s leading dive travelers. When you talk to them about diving you will find yourself enthralled in their passion and knowledge of diving around Asia.

The island nation of Singapore may be small in size, but it is a giant in everything else. Although only 710 square kilometers, Singapore is a safe and clean country that loves scuba diving and also shopping. Singapore is probably the best place to buy dive equipment in Asia because of 40+ scuba diving stores around the city-state wherein most shops carry a wide range of gear and several brands.


CurrencySingapore dollar (SGD)
Language Tamil, Malay, Standard Mandarin
ElectricityThree-Square UK Plug
GovernmentUnitary Parliamentary Republic
TimezoneUTC +8
Calling Code+65
Network ProvidersSingtel Mobile, Star Hub, M1, Circles Life
National AirlineSingapore Airlines, Singapore’s Changi Airport (SIN)

Pulau Hantu literally means Ghost Island or island of the ghosts in Malay translation. Local legend claims that two warriors engaged in a vicious combat and then turned into two islands—Pulau Hantu Kechil and Pulau Hantu Besar—after their deaths.