7 Places to Bring Your Mom to This Mother's Day

Hunter Valley Gardens, Sydney, Australia
Hunter Valley Gardens, Sydney, Australia (Flickr/ Wyncliffe)

Spoil your Mom this Mother's Day with a getaway to show your love and appreciation! A well-deserved break is all she needs to recharge. KKday shows you where and what you can do with your dearest mom! 

1.  Sydney, Australia

Wine Barrel in Hunter Valley (Flickr/ Wendy Harman)

If your Mom loves wine, Hunter's Valley is the place to bring her to! Known for the best winery in the region, you can visit the vineyards, taste the different wines and soak in the atmosphere while you are there. What's more, with autumn (March - May) being the best time to celebrate the year's harvest, it's a wonderful period to visit now!

Sydney Tower Buffet Meal
Sydney Tower Buffet Meal

Enjoy a spectacular 360° view of Sydney's skyline from the top of Sydney Tower while feasting like a queen. Eat all you can with the wide spread of banquet-style dining and wide variety of cuisines offered such as Japanese and Italian. 

>> Sydney Tower Buffet Meal

2. Chiang Mai, Thailand

Lila Thai Massage in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Lila Thai Massage in Chiang Mai, Thailand (Lila Thai Massage)

One of the best ways for Mom to unwind is to indulge in a relaxing Thai massage. There's no better way to recharge than a massage and a pampering session in Thailand! Trust us on this: you can never go wrong with these 5 reasons why your mom and you will absolutely enjoy those Thai massages.

>> Lila Thai Massage
Chiang Mai Night Safari, Thailand
Chiang Mai Night Safari, Thailand

For mothers who are still young at heart, the night is equally young. Head to the world's third nocturnal zoo in Chiang Mai and remember to catch the Laser Light Show while you are there! 

>> Chiang Mai Night Safari

Doi Inthanon National Park, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Doi Inthanon National Park, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Embark on a one day trip to Doi Inthanon, the highest mountain in Thailand, also known as "The Roof of Thailand". Expect to be rewarded with picturesque views of Mother Nature along the way! This is something nature-loving Moms can't miss.

>> Chiang Mai National Park Doi Inthanon

3. Penang, Malaysia

The view from atop Penang Hill
The view from atop Penang Hill (Flickr/ shankar s)

Penang, nicknamed "Pearl of the Orient", has a rich culture waiting for you and your mom to immerse in! Take a tour around Georgetown, a UNESCO World Heritage site, for a glimpse of the culture and the blend of cultural tapestry. Do not leave Penang without indulging in the scrumptious local delights! This is the prefect place to be for mothers who are history buffs.

>> Stroll in Penang Tropical and Spice Garden
>> Discover the Historical Part of Georgetown
>> Penang by Night

4. Bali, Indonesia

Jeda Villa, Pemuteran, Bali
Jeda Villa, Pemuteran, Bali (Flickr/ Bart Speelman)

There are more than just spas and beaches in Bali; if you want something out of the box this Mother's Day, consider something unique instead of the usual activities that people visit Bali for! The Safari and Marine Park in Bali is an ideal and kids-friendly destination if there are kids tagging along on the trip. After which, enjoy your dinner while watching the sunset on board a cruise or catch the Devdan Show - a modern and contemporary acrobatic performance.

>> Bali Safari and Marine Park
>> Bali Hai Sunset Dinner Cruise
>> Devdan Show: Treasure of the Archipelago

5. Langkawi, Malaysia

Sunset at Langkawi, Malaysia
Sunset at Langkawi, Malaysia (Flickr/ i.gunawan)

If time is a concern and you can only afford a short getaway, Langkawi may just be the place for you and your Mom! Approximately 1hr 25mins away from our sunny island, Langkawi is a popular tropical attraction for many Singaporeans. There are plenty of activities to do for both the sporty and the chill mom! Attend a cooking class together or join a tour to uncover the highlights of Langkawi then end your day a sunset cruise.

>> Ambong Ambong Cooking Class
>> Highlights of Langkawi
>> Langkawi Sunset Cruise

6. Seoul, South Korea

Hanbok Parade at Insa-dong, Seoul, Korea
Hanbok Parade at Insa-dong, Seoul, Korea (Flickr/ Republic of Korea)

Does your Mom love watching Korean drama? Korean food? Korean cosmetics? If you find yourself nodding furiously, book tickets to the land of Kimchi with your mom now! There are many different mother-and-child bonding activities to do here!

Nightscape of Busan, Korea
Nightscape of Busan, Korea

You can hang out at shooting scenes of dramas like 'My Love from the Star' or even take a tour on the Busan City Tour Bus which passes by many scenic spots. You'll definitely have a whale of a time together!

>> One day Hanbok Experience
>> Korean Han-Nan spa
>> Hangang River Ferry Cruise
>> Busan City Tour Bus

7. Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand Flickr/ Evo Flash

Just 2 hour 30 mins away from Singapore, Bangkok is another ideal destination for a short getaway. The land of smiles is known for its hospitality plus it's a shopping paradise! Make it a point to get some retail therapy at the malls and markets like the Platinum Fashion Mall before relaxing with a spa.

>> Divana Massage and SPA Packages

Afternoon Tea at the Intercontinental Hotel
Afternoon Tea at the Intercontinental Hotel

After which, fill your stomach with some afternoon tea or have dinner on a river cruise!

>> Afternoon Tea at the Intercontinental Hotel
>> Chao Princess River Cruise Dinner

There you have it, the 6 places you can bring your mom to this Mother's Day! Don't forget to snap pictures throughout your trip! Tag us and use the hashtag #kkdaysg for a chance to be featured on our Instagram page


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