It’s time to bid farewell to 2018 and ring in the New Year; it could be over looking an infinity pool or making it a night to remember or even gazing at a sky full of fireworks from 163 stories high. Whether travellers want to celebrate with fireworks in Dubai or get foamy in Sentosa, here’s how you could make it special for you.

Most of the countdown events happen at prime spots and travellers are always looking for the best experience. It’s either a firework shower, a fountain dance or enjoying the nightlife events. With multiple options available, head to these top destinations to celebrate New Year; and to have that champagne-popping countdown moment:


Dubai is a craze! From shopping to theme parks to adventure, this is an all-rounder destination you cannot miss! And the great news is that, it’s annual shopping festival begins on December 26 and will last until January 28, so if you want to have a unique way to celebrate New Year, this is the place for you. Apart from the well known attractions in Dubai – Dibba Musandam water activities and Hatta, this destination is picking up on other popular activities too.

New year spot: Burj Khalifa attracts thousands of travellers and locals to witness the firework and fountain show at mid night. You may want to arrive early around 6pm to get the best spot.


In this tropical destination, travellers are set to have a lavish time relaxing and enjoying every view of this place. Unlike various destinations, Thailand has a mixture of attraction and activities that cater to various age groups and travelling purposes. In Thailand, travellers can either have a fun family experience at the Safari or Theme Parks, or relish a romantic dinner at various dining options this new year. In addition, you can also travel around the country, and opt for car transfers to Krabi or Phuket to enjoy the water activities. Besides, you can always head to Bangkok to enjoy the night life which is so popular.

New year spot: There’s many spots to enjoy the nightlife. If you’re into partying and drinking then check out the Bangkok Nightlife Tour, 2019 Chao Phraya White Orchid Cruise Party or you can also attend one of full moon parties during New Year Eve.


The modern city of Singapore hosts spectacular celebrations for the New Year and the popular Marina Bay Sands is now even more impressive with its Supernova Countdown. So, for the best views of the cityscape, head to this location and immerse in the new year tradition and join the ceremony too. If you’re also looking for adventure, spend a day at Sentosa Island and indulge in various other activities that Singapore has to offer.

New year spot: Celebrate on Marina Bay Sands Sky-park and enjoy stunning views of the fireworks from 57 stories high, over the infinity pool or the observation deck in the clouds.