Parks and Gardens in Singapore

Singapore is an island for greenery, why not with beautiful natural garden and man-made Parks. Spend some leisure time with family and friends to visit the parks for fresh air to Relax.

Chinese Garden


Chinese garden is also known as Jurong Gardens is situated in Jurong East. The architect for this garden is from Taiwan. The Chinese Garden’s concept is based on Chinese gardening art with the integration of architectural features and natural Environment.

At the entrance of the garden, there is a stone Lion Statue on both the side which represents authority and fealty. Inside the garden you find new attractions, a Bonsai Garden features a main hall and houses a collection of over 2,000 pots of bonsai imported from China and other parts of the world.

The Live Turtle and Tortoise Museum exhibits different species turtles and tortoises, Garden of Abundance which features pomegranate trees and sculptures of zodiac animals and the Eight Legendary Chinese Heroes statues. and the 48-metres high-seven storey Cloud Piercing Pagoda, the Stone Boat, and the five pavilions. There is a Rainbow bridge, architectural design, representing a typical beautiful Chinese bridge which connects the adjacent Japanese garden.

Park Info

1 Chinese Garden Rd,
Singapore - 619795
6:00 am – 11:00 pm, Daily
The Live Turtle and Tortoise Museum is open 10 am to 7 pm daily.
Live Turtle and Tortoise Museum : $5 SGD / adult, $3 SGD / child
garden of abundance: S$2 / Adult, S$1 / Child
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How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 66, 178, 198 and 335
Nearest MRT station - Chinese Garden MRT (EW25)

East Coast Park


East Coast Park is located on the southeast coast, Singapore's most treasured urban getaways, for Sporting, dining and recreation activities with family and friends. You can rent a bicycle go around the park, people who come with their friends can play beach volley ball, cable skiing, Xtreme Skate Park and various water sports. There are public restrooms which are equipped with shower facilities.

You can find number of excellent mid-priced Seafood Centre and restaurants along the beach park. Chili Crab, black pepper crab and mee goreng is most delicious and local favorite foods. In the evening, have a barbecue and also you can book pits or even plan for overnight camping.

Park Info

East Coast Park Service Rd,
Singapore - 449876
7:00 pm to 7:00 am
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How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 401 (Walking 5 mins from bus stop B93159)
Nearest MRT station - Bedok MRT (EW5) Walking 31 mins from Exit A

Fort Canning Park


The fort canning has a Singapore’s historical milestones, the hill once sited the palaces of 14th century Malay Kings and served as the Headquarters of the Far East Command Centre and British Army Barracks.

The park itself is a delightful morning walk featuring typical Singaporean tropical foliage. However it is much more than that as it includes remnants of the British military base with some wonderful old buildings. Particularly impressive is the "Battle Box" which was an underground bunker used by the British high command during the Japanese invasion.

Fort Canning Park is the oldest park in Singapore. You can find lots of cannon ball trees and nutmeg trees here. There is an old cemetery near the front gates.

Park Info

River Valley Road
Singapore 519599
7.00pm to 7.00am
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Things to Do

Nature Walks
Photography
Sightseeing

How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 64, 123, 139 and 143 (Walking 2 mins from bus stop B04311)
Nearest MRT station - Dhoby Ghaut MRT (NS24) (Walking 7 mins from Exit A)

Gardens by the Bay


The Garden by the Bay, is a city inside a garden, the garden has three faces - Bay Central Garden, Bay East Garden, Bay South Garden, Bay central garden act as a link between the South and East garden.

The Gardens by the Bay are wonderful to walk around, Supertree Grove is the main beauty of attraction, is a tree-like structures designed with large canopies that provide shade in the day and come alive with an exhilarating display of light and sound at night. We can go around the Supertree and be awed by splendid views of the Gardens and the surrounding Marina Bay area.

Park Info

18 Marina Gardens Dr,
Singapore - 018953
+65 6420-6848
supertree - 5.00am - 2.00am (daily)
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Attractions in Garden

  • Supertree Grove
  • Flower Dome
  • Cloud Forest
  • OCBC Skyway
  • Children's Garden
  • Art Sculptures
  • Bay East Garden
  • DraganFly & Kingfisher Lakes
  • Heritage Gardens
  • World of Plants
  • Sun Pavilion

How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 400 (Walking 5 mins from bus stop B03349)
Nearest MRT station - Bayfront MRT (CE1)(Walking 7 mins from Exit B)

HortPark

This is a park with ample greenery and flora. Although there are many other parks and gardens in Singapore that are arguably more beautiful, Hort Park is both free and educational, and it's also one of the stops in the tour through the Southern Ridges. Visitor can enjoy the many themed gardens on the western side, closer to Canopy Walk and Kent Ridge Park.

Every month, they collaborate with industry partners and members of various gardening groups to organize gardening activities for the public. You can learn and buy plants for home gardening too.

This park is for all kind of visitors even children can enjoy and educate themselves and also like a picnic place for a day out.

Park Info

33 Hyderabad Road,
Singapore 119578
+65 6471 5601
6:00 am to 10:00 pm, Daily
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Things To Do

Cycling
Gardening
Family Fun
Photography
Walking and Jogging

Singapore Botanic Gardens


The Singapore Botanic Gardens is the oldest tropical garden nearly 150 years old, located in the main shopping area of Orchard Road. It is the main attraction for visitors from abroad and local resident. This garden has a variety collection of plants from the worldwide.

The botanical garden provides the visitor an educational and recreational facilities amidst the wonders of nature. The Gardens received inscription as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2015.

The Gardens was originally developed along a 3-core Concept. The three cores comprised Tanglin which is the heritage core retaining the old favourites and charms of the historic Gardens; Central, the tourist belt of the Gardens; and Bukit Timah, the educational and discovery zone.

Park Info

1 Cluny Road,
Singapore - 259569
+65 6471 7138
5:00 am - 12:00 am (daily)
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Things To See & Do

  • Exhibition
  • National Orchid Garden
  • Ginger Garden
  • Go on a Walking
  • Guided Walks
  • Herbs and Spices (workshop)

How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 7, 75, 77, 105, 106, 123, 174, 564 and NR8
Nearest MRT station - Farrer Road MRT (CC20)(Walking 15 mins from Exit A)

The Southern Ridges

The Southern Ridges is a 10-km stretch of connecting trails, which connects three parks; Mount Faber, Telok Blangah Hill Park and the Kent Ridge Park. Walking along the trials you can admire the beauty of the nature and a Great panoramic views of the city, harbor and southern coast of Singapore. Best experienced in the evening when the Henderson Waves are illuminated.

It is the highest pedestrian bridge in Singapore, and is frequently visited for its artistic, distinctive wave-like structure consisting of a series of undulating curved 'ribs'. Other highlights of the Southern Ridges include the Forest Walk and Canopy Walk – bridges cutting through the Adinandra Belukar, a distinct type of secondary forest.

Park Info

Henderson Road,
Singapore - 159557
Lighting hours for Alexandra Arch: changing LED lights: 7 pm – 12 am daily
Lighting hours for Forest Walk: 7 pm – 12 am & 5 am – 7 am daily
Lighting hours for Henderson Waves: 7 pm – 7 am daily
Safety LED lights on bridges: 7 pm – 7 am daily
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How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 200 and 200A
Nearest MRT station - Pasir Panjang MRT (CC26)

Mount Faber Park

The Mount Faber is a hill about 105 meters above, located near the Bukit Merah planning area in the Central Region Singapore. It is the oldest park and popular tourist spot in Singapore, there is a car cable from Mount Faber to Sentosa Island across to VivoCity which is one of the largest shopping malls and enjoy the stunning view of the city and panoramic view of the southern part of Singapore and the southern islands.

You can also dine at the restaurant while you pass serenely over the night lights of the city. It’s a unique way to spend some moment with your dearest one, or a captivating experience for the whole family.

Park Info

Junction of Kampong Bahru Road and Telok Blangah Road, singapore
7:00 pm to 7:00 am (daily)
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Things To See & Do

  • Bird Watching
  • Dining
  • Ginger Garden
  • Exercise & Workout
  • Heritage Trails & Guided Tours
  • Sightseeing

How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 409
Nearest MRT station - HarbourFront MRT (NE1) (Walking 9 mins from Exit A)

Pasir Ris Park

Nice Park with greenery for a day out with family and children with many sports around such as pony rides, water sports, cycling, inline skating and barbeque rental. The stretch of park in front of Elias Road is especially known for the Pasir Ris Park Playground. Explore the beauty of mangrove forest surrounding six-hectare within the park, this coastal park is among the largest in Singapore.

The three-storey Bird Watching Tower located within the mangrove forest allows bird enthusiasts to observe birds in their natural surroundings.

Two al fresco eating outlets are located by the sea.

Park Info

Along Pasir Ris Central, Opposite Pasir Ris MRT Station, Singapore 510534
7:00 pm to 7:00 am (daily)
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Things To See & Do

  • Barbecuing
  • Cycling & Inline Skating
  • Pony Rides
  • Dining
  • Water Sports
  • Camping

How to get there

Nearest Bus Stop - Bus 403
Nearest MRT station - Pasir Ris MRT (EW1)